NJBIZ - Central Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/centralNJ Central Jersey News en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:28:38 EST Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:28:38 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629929&source=RSS Rutgers-New Brunswick rated one of the Top 100 research universities in the world Rutgers-New Brunswick was one of 37 universities in the United States to be ranked among the Top 100 research-intensive universities in the world, according to the prestigious CWTS Leiden Rankings. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629929&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629936&source=RSS WorkWave names chief marketing officer WorkWave, a Holmdel-based provider of cloud software solutions, announced Thursday it has appointed Ken Wincko its new chief marketing officer. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629936&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629940&source=RSS Dr Pepper Snapple replaces Bai Brands' founder as its CEO Bai Brands founder Ben Weiss is out as CEO of the drink company, according to Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc. , which bought the Hamilton-based business earlier this year. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629940&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629941&source=RSS Family Business Spotlight 4 N.J. companies face 'unique' challenges that are actually similar It's seen as a common refrain by those who work with family-owned companies My situation is different. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:35:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629941&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629960&source=RSS Disability services nonprofit's CEO is retiring Disability services organization Enable Inc. announced Tuesday that its CEO, Sharon J. B. Copeland, is retiring this summer after 15 years at the helm. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 12:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629960&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629962&source=RSS CIS opens age-restricted housing project in Oakhurst Multifamily developer Community Investment Strategies was joined by local and state officials at its ribbon-cutting ceremony for Heritage Village at Oakhurst. The firm opened its affordable, age-restricted housing community last Friday in Ocean Township. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629962&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629964&source=RSS Zoo Health Club opens location in Bridgewater Commercial real estate firm Levin Management recently announced it has brokered a 17,000-square-foot lease for affordable fitness chain Zoo Health Club at the Somerset Shopping Center in Bridgewater. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629964&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629981&source=RSS First Bank creates commercial deposit division First Bank, based in Hamilton, announced Monday that it is adding a commercial deposit division focused on cash management for business clients. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 12:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629987&source=RSS Extell, Kushner detail final phase of Pier Village Following the completion of the first two phases for the redevelopment of Pier Village, Extell and Kushner Cos. have announced plans for the last phase of the development in Long Branch. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629999&source=RSS Airbnb bill heads to governor's desk to provide millions in tax revenues to municipalities A bill that would standardize taxes paid by those staying in short-term residential accommodations such as Airbnb was approved by the state Senate Monday and is heading to Gov. Chris Christie&#8217s desk. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 07:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619827&source=RSS Elizabeth-based pool equipment company is purchased by investment firms Elizabeth-based Hayward Industries, a maker of residential and commercial pool equipment, has been acquired by a partnership of investors, according to a news release Monday. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 14:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619827&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619828&source=RSS Mountain Development buys 170K sq.ft. office building in New Providence Commercial real estate firm Mountain Development Corp. announced it has purchased a 170,000-square-foot Class A office building in New Providence. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619828&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619832&source=RSS V12 promotes exec to EVP of data strategy, product management Omnichannel data company V12 Data has promoted an executive to executive vice president of data strategy and product management, it announced Monday. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619832&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619876&source=RSS IPA brokers 18.25M sale of assisted living care facility in Ocean Grove Institutional Property Advisors, a division of Marcus Millichap, recently announced that it has sold Francis Asbury Manor, a 131-unit assisted living facility in Ocean Grove, for 18. 25 million. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619877&source=RSS Shelbourne Global buys Hunterdon County office building for 19.9M Commercial real estate firm Cushman Wakefield announced it has brokered the sale of a 288,280-square-foot Class A office building in Hunterdon County for 19. 9 million to Investors Shelbourne Global Solutions. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:32:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170619/NJBIZ01/170619877&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170616/NJBIZ01/170619873&source=RSS Slot car maker names new president Cranbury-based slot car and remote-control car maker Carrera of America has a new president, it announced this week. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170616/NJBIZ01/170619873&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170616/NJBIZ01/170619875&source=RSS iCIMS promotes CFO to president and chief operating officer The Matawan-based talent acquisition company iCIMS Inc. has named a new president and chief operating officer, it announced Friday. Fri, 16 Jun 2017 12:49:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170616/NJBIZ01/170619875&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170615/NJBIZ01/170619901&source=RSS Rutgers elects new chair, vice chair for board of governors Rutgers University has elected a pair of alumni with prominent business backgrounds to lead its board of governors, it announced Thursday. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170615/NJBIZ01/170619901&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170615/NJBIZ01/170619909&source=RSS Arooga's Grille House adds location in North Plainfield Commercial real estate firm NAI James E. Hanson recently announced it has worked alongside Arooga&#8217s Grille House and Sports Bar to find the chain its first location in the state, in North Plainfield. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170615/NJBIZ01/170619909&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170614/NJBIZ01/170619928&source=RSS DermaRite Industries appoints chief commerce officer DermaRite Industries LLC announced Wednesday it has named Barbara J. Osborne as chief commercial officer. Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170614/NJBIZ01/170619928&source=RSS