NJBIZ - North Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/northNJ North Jersey News en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:32:21 EST Mon, 26 Jun 2017 02:32:21 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170626/NJBIZ01/170629912&source=RSS Building a dream After years of work, Natirar #8212 fueled by the success of its acclaimed farm-to-table restaurant #8212 is growing and thriving in central Jersey David C. Felton said his dream job, described as such in his senior college thesis for Johnson Wales University, looked like this &#8220A restaurant on top of a hill with a farm and a hotel. &#8221 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170626/NJBIZ01/170629912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629880&source=RSS Christie signs executive order for more transparency in state agencies Gov. Chris Christie signed an executive order late Friday in response to reports of a 15. 5 million fine against Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield for problematic Medicaid claims processing. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 17:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629880&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629894&source=RSS Wells Fargo sells former bank in Caldwell Commercial real estate firm NAI James E. Hanson recently announced it has brokered the sale of a 7,427-square-foot retail building in downtown Caldwell. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629895&source=RSS Special Properties opens office in Ridgewood In an effort to continue its expansion throughout Bergen, Hudson, Essex, Passaic and Sussex counties, Special Properties Real Estate Services announced it has opened a new office at 50 W. Ridgewood Ave. , Ridgewood. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:06:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629895&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629896&source=RSS LM Development opens children's library in Newark Representatives from LM Development, Newark YMCA and Public Library, and Prudential Financial opened a children&#8217s library at the affordable housing complex Georgia King Village on Thursday. LM remodeled the library and donated over 2,800 books alongside Public Service Enterprise Group. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:01:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629896&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629898&source=RSS American Dream completes 2.77B financing, will 'proceed with full construction' Developer Triple Five has announced Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan have completed 1. 1 billion in tax-exempt bonds required to fully finance the American Dream project in East Rutherford. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629898&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629899&source=RSS Ralph LaRossa leaving PSEG for new role leading PSEG Power Ralph LaRossa is leaving his post as president and chief operating officer of Public Service Electric Gas for a new position in the Public Service Enterprise Group family, PSEG announced Friday. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 11:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/NJBIZ01/170629899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/INDINSIGHTS/170629928&source=RSS Lessons from Haiti for tech entrepreneurs #8212 and opportunities, too Recently, it was my privilege to speak at the Haiti Tech Summit, where 500 leaders from throughout the western hemisphere shared a remarkable conversation about technology, entrepreneurship, innovation, and ecosystems. The summit attracted executives from Google, Facebook, Uber, LinkedIn, Airbnb, PayPal, and many other leading tech companies. . . Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:37:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170623/INDINSIGHTS/170629928&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629935&source=RSS IDT selling Gibraltar-based financial company Newark-based IDT Corp. is selling a unit based in Gibraltar, it announced Thursday. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629935&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629937&source=RSS Investors Bank appoints chief information and operations officer Investors Bank, based in Short Hills, announced Thursday it has appointed Michael Fegan as its chief information and operations officer. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629937&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629938&source=RSS Office refreshment company promotes operations head to chief growth officer Corporate Essentials, a Parsippany-based office refreshment service, has named a chief growth officer to oversee corporate growth strategy, it announced recently. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629938&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629939&source=RSS GAF announces Pa. manufacturing plant, training center Parsippany-based roofing manufacturer GAF said Thursday it is opening a manufacturing plant in central Pennsylvania later this year. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170622/NJBIZ01/170629939&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/NJBIZ01/170629963&source=RSS Weichert to market 1.5M sq.ft. building in Jersey City Commercial real estate firm Weichert Commercial recently announced it will market a 1. 5 million-square-foot industrial building at 629 Grove St. , Jersey City. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 11:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629963&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629966&source=RSS Panepinto, Hartz Mountain open 3 Journal Square For Joe Panepinto and Hartz Mountain, revitalizing Journal Square, and opening 3 Journal Square has been a 38-year long project. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629966&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629976&source=RSS DR begins construction of lofts at former Annin Flag factory Flag Day marked the beginning of construction for DR Verona at the former Annin Flag Co. factory in Verona. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170621/NJBIZ01/170629976&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/NJBIZ01/170629982&source=RSS Carlstadt material handling company moves HQ to new Fairfield office building DMWH, a material handling solutions company, has relocated its headquarters from Carlstadt to Fairfield in order to accommodate growth, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 11:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629982&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629985&source=RSS Korman, Rockefeller open AVE Florham Park slideshow For Lea Anne Welsh, president of AVE and chief operating officer of Korman Communities, officially opening AVE Florham Park felt surreal. In fact, she can still recall down to the very day when talks for AVE Florham Park began. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629985&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629986&source=RSS PwC hosts ribbon-cutting for upgraded Florham Park office After consolidating more than 1,350 employees throughout New Jersey, PricewaterhouseCoopers hosted local officials recently at the official opening of its upgraded office in Florham Park. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170620/NJBIZ01/170629986&source=RSS