NJBIZ - Sports and Entertainment http://www.njbiz.com/section/sports Sports and Entertainment Sports and Entertainment en-us Copyright 2017 NJBIZ Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:02 EST Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:00:02 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/301179997&source=RSS Winning the game Netcong-based AdMagic helps independent game designers bring their ideas to market When Shari Spiro gets a business call, she lights up and turns on. It's all business, sure. But she clearly loves what she does. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:42:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170117/NJBIZ01/301179997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119919&source=RSS Prudential Center, Uber ink rideshare partnership for fans at events The Prudential Center announced Thursday its partnership with Uber, designating the San Francisco-based online transportation service the official rideshare partner of the New Jersey Devils and the state-of-the-art sports and entertainment venue in Newark. Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:43:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170112/NJBIZ01/170119919&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170111/NJBIZ01/170119949&source=RSS Zito Partners to form new U.S. company specializing in sports representation Zito Partners has reached an agreement with Interperformances, an agency that specializes in representing professional athletes, to revitalize basketball&#8217s presence and add soccer and additional sports to the U. S. market. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 12:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170111/NJBIZ01/170119949&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109887&source=RSS The Interview Issue Scott O'Neil #8212 Formulating an extensive game plan Scott O'Neil is the CEO of the Prudential Center, the New Jersey Devils and the Philadelphia 76ers. And if that sounds like a lot, consider this It may be only half of what he does. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 07:57:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/170109887&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/301099994&source=RSS Sounds of success Bands on a Budget finds niche #8212 Asbury Park group well versed in value of merchandising Bret Morgan was just 24 when he bought the music venue. But, eventually, the cutthroat atmosphere of the touring side of the music industry left him wanting to work in a more artist-friendly field. Fri, 06 Jan 2017 11:40:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170109/NJBIZ01/301099994&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/301039998&source=RSS Scott O'Neil Formulating an extensive game plan Scott O'Neil is the CEO of the Prudential Center, the New Jersey Devils and the Philadelphia 76ers. And if that sounds like a lot, consider this It may be only half of what he does. Tue, 03 Jan 2017 10:56:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20170103/NJBIZ01/301039998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161220/NJBIZ01/161229987&source=RSS Ultimate golf center opening its doors Friday in Edison Topgolf International, a global golf entertainment leader, announced Tuesday that it will open its Edison location this Friday. Tue, 20 Dec 2016 09:22:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161220/NJBIZ01/161229987&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/161219949&source=RSS Pure Barre continues to expand in N.J. Pure Barre, a specialty fitness franchise, is expanding once again in New Jersey, according to Ripco Real Estate. Tue, 13 Dec 2016 12:41:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161213/NJBIZ01/161219949&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161208/INDINSIGHTS/161209850&source=RSS Keeping legal woes off the office holiday party invite list It&#8217s that time of year again, when companies host their annual holiday office parties. Some do it on site some off site. Some serve alcohol, and others do not. Regardless of the specifics of the party, it&#8217s imperative that companies understand their responsibilities and liabilities surrounding employee actions at these events. Claims. . . Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:18:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161208/INDINSIGHTS/161209850&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/20161130/NJBIZ01/161139999&source=RSS Investors Bank announces partnership with Devils, Prudential Center, becoming another anchor of One Jersey program The entrance to the Prudential Center on the corner of Mulberry and Edison streets now will be called Investors Bank Tower and will be lit up in green all year round. Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161130/NJBIZ01/161139999&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161128/NJBIZ01/161129876&source=RSS N.J. company's technology makes viral video possible Vision Research's high-speed Phantom cameras have a lot of practical uses. Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:02:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161128/NJBIZ01/161129876&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161118/NJBIZ01/161119791&source=RSS N.J. Ad Club inducts five into Hall of Fame The Advertising Club of New Jersey inducted five deserving individuals into its Advertising Hall of Fame on Thursday at the Highlawn Pavilion in West Orange. Fri, 18 Nov 2016 13:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161118/NJBIZ01/161119791&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161115/NJBIZ01/161119892&source=RSS Physical therapy network buys N.J. business in third recent Garden State deal A New York-based physical therapy network has made its third New Jersey acquisition in the past two months, it announced recently. Tue, 15 Nov 2016 12:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161115/NJBIZ01/161119892&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161114/NJBIZ01/161119912&source=RSS Groundbreaking gives backers chance to tout perseverance behind One Theater Square project Newark's first luxury residential high-rise in more than 50 years has begun construction and is anticipating significant interest from a priced-out New York City and Hudson County resident market. Mon, 14 Nov 2016 14:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161114/NJBIZ01/161119912&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161114/NJBIZ01/161119918&source=RSS Steven Van Zandt concert series to benefit Count Basie as it strives to become center for arts education For Steven Van Zandt, a concert series was a natural way for the musician and actor to help out the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, where he sits on the board of trustees. Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:53:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161114/NJBIZ01/161119918&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161110/NJBIZ01/161119981&source=RSS N.Y. developer closes on deal for Newark stadium Lotus Equity Group has closed on its acquisition of the former Bears Eagles Riverfront Stadium in Newark, a major step toward a planned 2. 3 million-square-foot multipurpose development along Broad and Orange streets downtown. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 13:51:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161110/NJBIZ01/161119981&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161107/NJBIZ01/161109846&source=RSS Former Revel Casino Hotel TEN hires new executives TEN, the former Revel Casino Hotel, announced it has named Frank Leone its new senior vice president of casino operations. Mon, 07 Nov 2016 09:48:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161107/NJBIZ01/161109846&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161107/NJBIZ01/311079998&source=RSS Good sports Schafers' athletic center is ready to roll It was the proverbial long road full of detours and roadblocks. But after 11 years of planning, anticipation and every headache imaginable, Schafer Sports Center finally cut the ribbon on its new 37,800-square-foot Ewing facility in August. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 11:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161107/NJBIZ01/311079998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161104/SFW/161109876&source=RSS Power Survey's donation to St. Anthony shows how business can have huge impact at local level Many people in the state know all about the stunning success of the boys basketball team at Saint Anthony High School in Jersey City. Not as many realize this While the on-court achievements of the team are widely celebrated, the biggest success story is the work the dedicated staff at the always financially strapped school. Fri, 04 Nov 2016 12:52:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20161104/SFW/161109876&source=RSS