Technology

Accelerated growth (access required)

Eight businesses completed the fall class of the early stage venture capital firm Newark Venture Partners’ bridge-to-seed accelerator. NVP joined with corporations to recast Newark as a home to innovation, making an initial investment of $120,000 in companies, with an additional $100,000 investment at the close of the program, and a potential investment from NVP’s direct investment arm of up to $1 million in subsequent funding rounds.

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NJBIZ launches newly designed website

NJBIZ, New Jersey’s leading business journal, announced the launch of its newly re-designed website, njbiz.com, in conjunction with its fully-optimized mobile site. The new site is part of the company’s digital-first approach to news content and offers visitors a more refined experience with easy-to-use navigation and search functions, improved access to content and greater exposure ...

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Being there

The Jersey City-based New Jersey Reentry Corporation helps those returning from prison to get their life back on track by helping them with legal services, child support, health care and other issues. The organization recently added a 21st century tool to its offerings.

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NJII code-a-thon focuses on maternal mortality and morbidity

The New Jersey Innovation Institute, an NJIT corporation, in collaboration with the New Jersey Department of Health hosted a code-a-thon on Jan. 26 and Jan. 27 in Newark. The keynote speaker for the event was New Jersey First Lady Tammy Snyder Murphy, who has been a champion for improving infant and maternal health and mortality ...

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