Oct 5, 2015

Now hear this Here’s how you stay out of trouble

Karen Kessler didn’t bat an eye when she told the hundreds of women (and the handful of men) attending the event that she didn’t want to meet with any of them in her office. “My intention today is to scare you all,” she said. She succeeded. That’s because those who visit Kessler at Evergreen Partners […]

Oct 5, 2015

Good neighbors Bijou Properties is transforming the landscape of uptown Hoboken

That’s when they noticed something about the street that had been closed off for the ceremony. “A lightbulb went off,” said David Gaber, partner and CFO of the firm, later adding: “We saw everyone out on the cobblestone street and (thought), ‘Why would we open this up to cars?’” They never did. Instead, the developer […]

Oct 5, 2015

When it comes to trading, they stay ahead of the game

Started in 2000, the Jersey City-based financial technology company started with an eye on allowing individuals to do online investment and stock trading. “That was a very big thing at that time: The founders were doing that for another company when they decided they could help other companies do it,” said Joe Stensland, Scivantage’s chief […]

Oct 5, 2015

‘It’s a terrific catalyst for the community’

“Not that I know anything about building structures, but I was fascinated by the engineering,” Strangfeld, Prudential’s chairman and CEO, told NJBIZ. “It was almost like a mechanical ballet as you watch the different parts of the superstructure go up — it’s just exciting to see.” Equally exciting, he said, is the impact it will […]

Oct 2, 2015

Majesco names new CEO, co-chairmen and announces other restructuring

Honig is a private investor and a specialist in corporate finance. He is a founder and former co-chairman of interClick, which was sold to Yahoo in 2011 for $280 million. He is also the former co-chairman of ChromaDex Corporation, and is a current director and the largest investor in Pershing Gold Corporation. With his appointment […]

Oct 2, 2015

Turtle Hughes acquires Mass.-based electrical goods provider expands into Boston

“This marks our expansion into the Boston market with the acquisition of a highly-regarded family-owned distributor,” Rick Reffler, president of Turtle & Hughes, said in a prepared statement. “Forest Hills Electric was founded 25 years ago and has been a consistently strong competitor in the market.  We are looking forward to building on their considerable […]

Oct 2, 2015

i.Predictus names new general manager

The company said Carina Pologruto is moving over from sister company Marketsmith Inc. to position i.Predictus for new clients who want to leverage their data for greater return on investment. “I couldn’t be more excited about this management team,” Monica C. Smith, founder and CEO of i.Predictus, said in a prepared statement. “Carina has been […]

Oct 1, 2015

Anniversary gathering recognizes Innovation NJ’s influence

In conjunction with the celebration, the New Jersey Policy Research Organization released a report chronicling the steps taken in the past five years to help bolster the state’s “innovation ecosystem.” The report highlighted STEM education initiatives, bringing entrepreneurship into STEM education and leveraging higher education assets for business development. “Charged wit[...]

Oct 1, 2015

Konica Minolta appoints EVP

The Ramsey-based information manager said in a news release that Errigo will be responsible for the company’s sales strategy. “Sam’s extensive experience in taking a strategic vision and executing programs for revenue generation will strengthen Konica Minolta’s position as an industry leader,” Rick Taylor, president and chief operations officer, Konica Minolta, said i[...]

Sep 29, 2015

Rudolph Technologies bolsters semiconductor inspection services through acquisition

Rudolph Technologies Inc. said Tuesday it has acquired a Massachusetts-based semiconductor inspection technology company.

Sep 29, 2015

InterCloud gets 1.1M in contracts

InterCloud Systems Inc. announced Tuesday that it has received more than $1.1 million in professional service contracts from new and existing clients.

Sep 28, 2015

Eatontown sports video network teams up with Florida mobile app firm

An Eatontown sports video network has been acquired by a Florida mobile sports platform, it said Monday.