NJBIZ - North Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/northNJ North Jersey News en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:13:14 EST Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:13:14 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279988&source=RSS Paranicas Stopping the 'brain drain' is key to restarting Jersey economy Sitting alone at the head of a conference table at the HealthCare Institute of New Jersey's New Brunswick office, CEO and President Dean J. Paranicas underscored a potential threat to the often-touted workforce that makes up the state's strong life sciences industry. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:36:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279988&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279990&source=RSS Pharm system It seemed impossible to walk through the halls of Fairleigh Dickinson University's new School of Pharmacy in Florham Park without running into a smiling face and receiving a polite, &#8220Good morning. &#8221 Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:28:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279990&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279993&source=RSS The Genderational Gap Colleges try reaching females at far earlier ages Statistically speaking, the New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark is not the most female-friendly university in the state. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279993&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279994&source=RSS The Genderational Gap Mentoring helps build more confident leaders In 2002, Nancy Blattner moved away from her hometown of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, for the first time. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:44:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279997&source=RSS She's found her market in a crowded sports industry Van Adams left Grambling State University with a hard-earned undergraduate degree in biology and pre-med in hand. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279989&source=RSS Fellowship is helping Rutgers reinvent itself Rutgers University might have New Jersey's oldest pharmacy school &#8212 and, until recently, the state's only pharmacy school &#8212 but that doesn't mean it hasn't sought to reinvent itself in recent years. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:00:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150330/NJBIZ01/303279989&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329793&source=RSS Mahwah retail group names new head for its Justice chain of stores Ascena Retail Group Inc. announced Friday that its Justice division has a new CEO and president. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:34:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329793&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329796&source=RSS Oro-facial medical practice moves to Hasbrouck Heights office building An oral surgery and facial pain medical practice is moving to a Hasbrouck Heights office building, Alfred Sanzari Enterprises said Friday. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329796&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329800&source=RSS More than money Horizon builds special philanthropic relationship with Newark's Arts High A long-term relationship between Newark-based Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey with the city's Arts High School is proving an effective model for community-focused philanthropy. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329800&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329807&source=RSS Jersey City food packaging company is growing in North Carolina Imperial Bag Paper Co. LLC, based in Jersey City, has expanded its presence in North Carolina's Triad region. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150327/NJBIZ01/150329807&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329827&source=RSS New Jersey gains 6,200 jobs in February, but January gains revised sharply downward New Jersey's total employment rose in February, according to the Department of Labor and Workforce Development, but the unemployment rate ticked up to 6. 4 percent. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329827&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329829&source=RSS TechLaunch's LaunchPad accelerator program deadline is Friday The deadline to apply for LaunchPad 4, a 16-week accelerator program held by Clifton-based TechLaunch, is Friday. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 12:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329829&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329836&source=RSS Developers find hot market in repositioning outdated offices for modern times The three-story office building was built nearly 30 years ago, but Prism Capital Partners saw the upside in 2013 when it acquired 339 Jefferson Road in Parsippany. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329837&source=RSS The new neighbor Rugby Realty Co. quickly making its presence felt since coming to New Jersey Rugby Realty Co. made its first foray into New Jersey in late 2013 &#8212 and it was something of a deviation from its usual playbook of the past three decades. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329837&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329839&source=RSS Corporate leasebacks on the rise Companies finding it's easier to allow developers to maintain their buildings As investors in corporate real estate, executives with Onyx Equities know the value of having a high-quality, creditworthy tenant in place when the firm acquires an office building. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329839&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329838&source=RSS Ex-transportation commissioner to run HNTB's New Jersey office Former state Transportation Commissioner Stephen Dilts has been named the New Jersey office leader for HNTB Corporation, an infrastructure solutions firm. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:20:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329838&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329840&source=RSS Insurance brokerage Willis signs 10-year lease in Short Hills Insurance brokerage Willis of New Jersey Inc. has signed a 10-year, six-month lease for a new office in Short Hills, according to building owner Mack-Cali Realty Corporation. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329841&source=RSS Florham Park law firm dramatically expands HQ space The law firm of Sherman Wells Sylvester Stamelman LLP has expanded its Florham Park office to approximately 15,000 square feet, according to commercial real estate services firm DTZ. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329846&source=RSS HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley names new CEO Veteran hospital executive Emily Holliman will become chief executive of HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley effective early May, Hackensack University Health Network and LHP Hospital Group, Inc. , the co-owners of the hospital, announced recently. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150326/NJBIZ01/150329846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150325/NJBIZ01/150329858&source=RSS Sitex Group adds senior vice president from JLL A New York real estate company has named a new senior vice president to oversee leasing and acquisitions in the New Jersey and New York markets, it said Wednesday. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150325/NJBIZ01/150329858&source=RSS