NJBIZ - Central Jersey http://www.njbiz.com/section/centralNJ Central Jersey News en-us Copyright 2015 NJBIZ Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:17:50 EST Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:17:50 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829809&source=RSS iCIMS signs lease at Metropark South in Matawan Denholtz Associates, a real estate investment, development and management company, announced Thursday it has executed a 47,750-square-foot long-term lease with iCIMS at Metropark South in Matawan. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:19:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829809&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829812&source=RSS Several N.J. colleges among the Top 100 in the U.S. for earnings potential Of course, college is a place for higher learning, a place for young students to flirt with various disciplines and dip their toes into the waters of adulthood. It's also a serious financial investment. With this fact in mind, Payscale. com compiled a list of over 1,000 colleges and ranked them in order of the schools with the highest-paid. . . Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:46:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829812&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829813&source=RSS Wells Fargo to open commercial banking office in Metropark Wells Fargo will open a regional commercial banking office in Metropark, it announced Thursday. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:31:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150827/NJBIZ01/150829813&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829836&source=RSS Princeton pharmaceutical company appoints Del Buono CFO and VP of finance Adare Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced Wednesday that it has appointed Joseph Del Buono chief financial officer and vice president, finance. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 12:12:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829836&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829840&source=RSS Two New Jersey banks merging in 55M transaction A pair of New Jersey banks are joining forces, announcing Wednesday that they have reached a definitive agreement on a 54. 9 million deal. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829840&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829841&source=RSS N.J. health care organizations get 2M in funding through two programs A number of health care organizations in New Jersey are receiving an influx of cash, as two initiatives pump more than 2 million into the state to bolster treatment of so-called &#8220vulnerable&#8221 populations. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 10:14:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829841&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829859&source=RSS What are the Top 5 privately held companies in each county? Among the NJBIZ Top 100 Privately Held Companies, there are certainly geographic patterns that can be picked out. Bergen and Morris counties with their bevy of corporate headquarters, or Essex County and its many big-name law firms, are well-represented on the list. But nearly every one of New Jersey's 21 counties has at least a handful of. . . Tue, 25 Aug 2015 15:54:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829859&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829862&source=RSS N.J.'s Top 100 Privately Held Companies Who are the billion-dollar businesses? They are the biggest privately held companies in New Jersey, with revenues ranging into the billions of dollars. They are manufacturers, IT firms, supermarket owners and more. You know many of their names. But do you know how they stack up against their Garden State peers? Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:50:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150826/NJBIZ01/150829862&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829865&source=RSS Federal appeals court rules against latest N.J. sports betting effort Judges at the U. S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia ruled in a 2-to-1 vote Tuesday against the legalization of sports betting in New Jersey, squashing the state's latest of several attempts at doing so and sending proponents back to the drawing board. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:27:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829865&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829866&source=RSS Market's wild ride should remind 401k investors to examine holdings After more than two decades in the finance world, it would take a lot to catch Kevin Mahn off guard. As such, Monday's decline in the stock market wasn't much of a surprise for the president and chief investment officer at Parsippany-based Hennion Walsh Asset Management Tue, 25 Aug 2015 14:16:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829866&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829872&source=RSS Amneal creates biosciences subsidiary, names pharmacy veteran to lead it Generic drugmaker Amneal Pharmaceuticals LLC has created a new biosciences subsidiary, it announced Tuesday. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 12:55:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829872&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829883&source=RSS N.J.'s best place to start a business may not be where you expect It may be wise for New Jersey's small businesses to &#8220think big,&#8221 but when it comes to where to locate, it may instead be wise to think small &#8212 as in small towns. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:39:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150825/NJBIZ01/150829883&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829899&source=RSS PSEG Power investing 600M in Woodbridge project PSEG Power announced Monday that it will be building a 600 million power plant in Woodbridge to replace four units that will be shut down after nearly 70 years in service. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:10:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829899&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829902&source=RSS Munich Re promotes two execs to new leadership roles Princeton-based insurance and reinsurance company Munich Reinsurance America Inc. has promoted a pair of executives, it said Monday. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 14:11:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829902&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829907&source=RSS Valeant doubles office space in Bridgewater, to 620K sq. ft. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. has leased another 310,000 square feet at Somerset Corporate Center in Bridgewater, doubling its footprint at the SJP Properties-owned complex less than two years after establishing its U. S. headquarters there. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 11:47:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829907&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829908&source=RSS Real estate firm expands location to Voorhees PCF Management LLC has exclusively leased and marketed a new location to a real estate firm in the Sturbridge Office Park in Voorhees, according to WCRE. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 11:29:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829908&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829939&source=RSS TOP 100 Sills Cummis Gross finds its 'destination department' is helping it grow business throughout the state They could be taking in the view from their office high atop the Legal Center, or they could simply take a few steps outside into the heart of downtown Newark. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/150829939&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/308249997&source=RSS TOP 100 Preferred Freezer Services' rapid expansion came from solid business instincts right from the start John Galiher was working as an engineer in the refrigeration industry in Boston when he learned about cold storage warehousing. &#8220I liked the fact that the industry had a real estate piece and was so connected with the food industry,&#8221 Galiher said. &#8220People were always going to need to eat &#8212 it was recession-proof. &#8221 Fri, 21 Aug 2015 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/308249997&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/308249998&source=RSS TOP 100 Mathematica Policy Research specializes in showing how numbers and data can prove a point The Teacher Incentive Fund was created by Congress in 2006 as a way to reward educators for improving student achievement and increase the number of high-performing teachers in high-need schools and hard-to-teach subjects. Years later, one basic question emerged Was it working? Fri, 21 Aug 2015 10:08:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150824/NJBIZ01/308249998&source=RSS http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150821/NJBIZ01/150829930&source=RSS Ascena Retail Group acquires ANN Inc. Ascena Retail Group Inc. announced Friday that it has acquired Ann Inc. Fri, 21 Aug 2015 11:21:00 EST http://www.njbiz.com/article/20150821/NJBIZ01/150829930&source=RSS