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NJBIZ names 2018 Icon Awards winners

By , - Last modified: July 6, 2018 at 2:46 PM

Now in its second year, the NJBIZ Icon Awards honor business leaders over the age of 60 who have helped, and continue to, grow and encourage New Jersey's business community.

This year’s honorees have over 1,000 years in combined business experience and continue to inspire, innovate and create across a range of industries.

The 2018 Icon Awards winners will be honored at 8:00 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 23 at The Palace at Somerset Park.

Congratulations to this year's honorees:

Anthony Bastardi, chairman and CEO, Strategic Development Group
Number of years in business: 35
 
Laura Carabello, chief creative officer, CPR Strategic Marketing Communications
Number of years in business: 30+
 
Mario M. Casabona, founder & managing director, Casabona Ventures LLC
Number of years in business: 40+ years
 
Edwin H. Cohen, principal partner, Prism Capital Partners
Number of years in business: 50+
 
Jerry Creighton Sr., managing partner, The Creighton Group
Number of years in business: 48
 
Stan Danzig, vice chairman, Cushman & Wakefield
Number of years in business: 37
 
Kathleen Davis, executive vice president and chief operation officer, Chamber of Commerce Southern New Jersey
Number of years in business: 23 years
 
Steven Denholtz, chief executive officer, Denholtz Associates
Years in business: 35
 
Leonard C. Green, chairman and founder, The Green Group
Number of years in business: 45
 
Anthony Gruppo, CEO Marsh & McLennan Agency Northeast Region, Marsh & McLennan Agency Northeast Region
Number of years in business: 36
 
Alan Hammer, member, Brach Eichler LLC
Number of years in business: 47
 
Lynne Katzmann, founder and CEO, Juniper Communities
Number of years in business: 35
 
Michael Kempner, founder and CEO, MWWPR
Number of years in business: 31
 
Gordon Litwin, co-chairman, Hackensack Meridian Health
Number of years in business: 25+
 
William Mentlik; managing partner; Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik LLP
Number of years in business: 45
 
Andrew Merin, executive vice chairman, Cushman & Wakefield
Number of years in business: 46
 
Raymond Nisivoccia, founding partner, Nisivoccia LLP
Number of years in business: 57
 
Mary Pomerantz; CEO; TPG HR Services, TPG Staffing and Mary Pomerantz Advertising
Number of years in business: over 30
 
Lawrence Powers; partner, co-chair - Construction Law Department;Hoagland, Longo, Moran, Dunst & Doukas LLP
Number of years in business: 34
 
Thomas Ryan; managing partner; Laddey, Clark & Ryan LLP
Number of years in business: 32
 
Joseph Sanzari; CEO, Joseph M. Sanzari Inc.;Joseph M. Sanzari Inc.
Number of years in business: 55 years
 
Daniel A. Schwartz, managing member, Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC
Number of years in business: 41 years
 
Judith Sheft, associate vice president technology & enterprise development,New Jersey Innovation Institute @ NJIT
Number of years in business: 17
 
Charles Stanziale, partner, McCarter & English
Number of years in business: 51
 
Pete Taft,CEO & managing partner, Taft Communications
Number of years in business: 35
 
Ralph Albert Thomas, CEO and executive director, NJCPA
Number of years in business: 40+
 
Joan Verplanck, former president, New Jersey Chamber of Commerce
Number of years in business: 28
 
Byron Yake, founder and executive director,Write On Sports Inc.
Number of years in business: 13
 
James Zazzali, of counsel, Gibbons PC
Number of years in business: 55
 

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