NJBIZ - Podcast http://www.njbiz.com/section/podcasts Podcast Podcast en-us Copyright 2016 NJBIZ Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:52:38 EST Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:52:38 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209855&source=RSS NJ Tech Council hosts Tech Day at Rutgers University The New Jersey Tech Council hosted its Tech Day event Tuesday at the College Avenue Student Center on Rutgers University's New Brunswick campus. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209855&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209856&source=RSS Targeted industry partnership for N.J. food manufacturers has inaugural meeting The New Jersey Food Manufacturers held the first meeting of its targeted industry partnership Tuesday at Flying Fish Brewery in Somerdale. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209856&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209857&source=RSS Two Riverfront in Newark, home of Panasonic, sold for reported 165M Newark's Two Riverfront Plaza, home of Panasonic Corp. of North America, has been sold, the developers announced Wednesday. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:17:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209857&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209858&source=RSS VNA Health Group moving HQ to Vonage's Holmdel campus VNA Health Group is moving from Red Bank to Vonage's Technology Center of Excellence in Holmdel, the two companies announced Wednesday. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:03:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209858&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209861&source=RSS NGKF absorbs Basking Ridge-based project management team The real estate advisory firm Newmark Grubb Knight Frank has added a New Jersey-based project management team to its roster of employees, it announced Wednesday. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:13:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209861&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209865&source=RSS Schaer bill would create panel to study health network regulations One year after legislators began looking into a need to refresh health insurance regulations, Assemblyman Gary Schaer introduced legislation calling for a deep dive into the issue. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:25:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209870&source=RSS N.J. ranks No. 2 in nation in number of 'top hospitals' New Jersey had the second-highest number of top hospitals in the country, with a total of seven, according to the latest Leapfrog Group hospital survey. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209870&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209879&source=RSS Services for Al Koeppe announced Al Koeppe, a titan in the New Jersey business and philanthropic communities for decades, passed away Tuesday at age 70. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:45:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209879&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209880&source=RSS N.J. business, government leaders remember 'giant' in Al Koeppe, dead at 70 &#8220New Jersey has lost a giant today. &#8221 That was the sentiment expressed by Gov. Chris Christie in a statement Tuesday night upon hearing that former PSEG President and longtime state Economic Development Authority Chairman Al Koeppe had died at the age of 70. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:38:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209880&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209881&source=RSS New Jersey's biggest fan My conversations with Al Koeppe I didn't know who Al Koeppe was the first time he called. I had just started as editor of NJBIZ in 2013 and was trying to get my bearings in the world of New Jersey business after two decades of being immersed in the state's sports scene. Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:30:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161207/NJBIZ01/161209881&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209882&source=RSS EDA Chair Koeppe, former PSEG president, has died The New Jersey business community is reacting Tuesday to news that former PSEG President and longtime New Jersey Economic Development Authority Chairman Al Koeppe has died. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:15:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209882&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209883&source=RSS RWJBarnabas' Ostrowsky wins NJBIZ Executive of the Year award With the humility and grace that aptly describe both his personality and his leadership skills, Barry H. Ostrowsky, CEO and president of RWJBarnabas Health, accepted the NJBIZ 2016 Executive of the Year award Monday night at the Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:04:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209891&source=RSS N.J. employers have some optimism about 2017, NJBIA survey shows According to the latest business outlook survey from the New Jersey Business Industry Association, released Tuesday, more New Jersey employers are expecting to hire and see sales and profits increase in 2017 than they were a year ago. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209891&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209892&source=RSS Liberty Property Trust to begin construction on Camden Waterfront project Liberty Property Trust announced late Monday that it plans to immediately begin construction on the first phase of its 1 billion, mixed-use complex on the Camden Waterfront after completing the necessary assemblage of land and development rights. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209894&source=RSS Christie's approval rating continues record-setting slide Just 18 percent of Garden State voters approve of the job Gov. Chris Christie is doing, according to a new Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind Poll released Tuesday, marking a personal low and tying him with former Gov. Jim Florio for the second-lowest approval rating held by a recent New Jersey governor. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:33:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209894&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209897&source=RSS Location, location, location JMF keeps transit options in mind as it builds A focus on transit-oriented development is paying off in a big way for Whippany-based JMF Properties, which is working on four new projects and on the verge of both a fifth development and a major lease-up, it said recently. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209897&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209898&source=RSS Triple Five unveils new design for American Dream VIDEO It appears to be time to say goodbye to the multicolored monstrosity in the Meadowlands. Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:09:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161206/NJBIZ01/161209898&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161205/NJBIZ01/161209912&source=RSS What restaurant execs think of a 15 wage, liquor license reform are just some topics at roundtable The New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark hosted a networking breakfast and business partner roundtable entitled &#8220The Backbone of New Jersey's Economy Restaurants and Hospitality&#8221 on Thursday to highlight various legislative and consumer-driven issues in the food and beverage industries. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161205/NJBIZ01/161209912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161205/NJBIZ01/161209918&source=RSS Christie highlights benefits of Atlantic City Electric, Exelon merger Gov. Chris Christie paid a visit to Atlantic City Electric on Monday in Mays Landing to highlight that the merger between Exelon and the utility's parent company, Pepco Holdings Inc. , has yielded customer benefits totaling 126 million. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:07:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161205/NJBIZ01/161209918&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161205/NJBIZ01/161209919&source=RSS BlackStratus forges distribution agreement with Tech Data BlackStratus, a provider of cloud-based security and compliance technology, Monday announced an exclusive agreement with Tech Data Corp. , a distributor of technology products and services. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:58:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161205/NJBIZ01/161209919&source=RSS