Apr 28, 2015

Lessons from a lifetime of winning the insurance game

John Graham sings the praises of his own insurance company, which he said has grown tremendously since he started it in 1970 with a $9,000 loan from his father-in-law.
But there’s a reason you might want to do the same.

Apr 28, 2015

Miele’s next move German company preparing to enter high-end kitchen market

If you were looking for a point of reference, you might say the touch screen interface on the stovetops is similar to an iPhone.

Apr 28, 2015

Builders, tenants see upside in Parsippany

Parsippany Mayor James Barberio has seen his share of dark days for the office market in his sprawling town — but he's also seen it bounce back on more than one occasion.

Apr 28, 2015

Two N.J. markets crack CBRE’s tech talent Top 50

You've likely heard all about markets such as Silicon Valley, New York City and Seattle when it comes to their technology sectors and clusters of highly skilled workers.

Apr 27, 2015

Verizon continued to build out its New Jersey infrastructure in 2014

Verizon may be based in New York, but it has long had a strong New Jersey presence. That presence got even stronger in 2014, the telecommunications company said, as it invested more than $547 million in telecom infrastructure in the Garden State.

Apr 27, 2015

Bridgewater IT solutions firm sold for 4B

A French company is buying a Bridgewater integrated technology solutions firm for $4 billion, the two announced Monday.

Apr 24, 2015

Panasonic’s ‘Bring Your Kids to Work Day’ focused on kids talking to kids about STEM programs

The question to the group of kids was an easy one: "How many of you like to play video games?" was asked — and, of course, nearly every hand went up. But unlike so many Bring Your Kids to Work Day activities around the state Thursday, this was not just a time filler during the day at Pansonic's headquarters in Newark.

Apr 23, 2015

Guess what’s got the tech generation feeling guilty

My cell phone skips around my cubicle's desk as it does its usual text-receiving vibration dance.

Apr 22, 2015

Net Access completes Parsippany-based data center expansion

Net Access, a provider of colocation, cloud and managed solutions, announced Wednesday that it has opened its newly-expanded data center.

Apr 20, 2015

SpeakEasy Vaynerchuk #8212 Passion is more important than money

SpeakEasy is a running feature in NJBIZ in which re recap presentations given by key business leaders around the state at one of New Jersey's many conferences and events. This report is based on a presentation given by entrepreneur and investor Gary Vaynerchuk on March 31 at the New Jersey Technology Council's Venture Conference to a...

Apr 18, 2015

Paving her way to success Atlantic InfraRed changing the construction industry

Potholes. You probably went through one this morning. They are, after all, inevitable — caused by weather and repairs. But here's something you probably didn't know: If fixed correctly, they only need to be repaired once.

Apr 18, 2015

She’s found her market in a crowded sports industry Van Adams helping retired athletes find their way off the field

Van Adams left Grambling State University with a hard-earned undergraduate degree in biology and pre-med in hand. But despite thinking a career in medicine was what she and her family both wanted for her future, it suddenly no longer held her interest.