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Business Beat

Weekly business updates in an e-newsletter

NJ Women’s Entrepreneurship Series

October 25th, 2012 — Three of CIANJ’s members shared their business acumen and insights at the 2012 NJ Women’s Entrepreneurship Series this week: Cheryl Biron of One Horn Transportation, Terrie O’Connor of Terrie O’Connor Realtors, and Monica Slater Stokes of United Airlines. The three ...Read More

Minimum wage update

October 25th, 2012 — An unprecedented constitutional amendment for minimum wage moved closer to reality this week when the Senate Labor Committee held a public hearing on the issue – a requirement for getting the question on the ballot in November, 2013. A coalition ...Read More

CIANJ welcomes Lt. Gov. Guadagno

October 25th, 2012 — Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno is the keynote speaker at the Commerce and Industry Association’s annual luncheon and meeting today at the Hilton in Woodcliff Lake. More than 500 business executives are scheduled to attend as CIANJ celebrates its 85th anniversary ...Read More

Archer & Greiner Opens Monmouth County Office With Addition of Nelson Supko & Hanlon Principals

October 19th, 2012 — The law firm of Archer & Greiner P.C. will establish an office in Monmouth County, N.J., expanding one of the region’s largest law firms with the addition of the three name partners of Nelson Supko & Hanlon LLC, Archer & ...Read More

Four New Associates Join Archer & Greiner

October 19th, 2012 — Archer & Greiner welcomes four new associates to the Firm, Christopher C. Archer, Brian McGovern, Richard Ramones, and Kate A. Sozio.   Please click here to view the story.

“Building Our Future” bond question

October 19th, 2012 — CIANJ President John Galandak encouraged voters to approve a $750 million bond ordinance to help state colleges when he participated in a special tour on the campus of William Paterson University this week. The university organized the tour to showcase ...Read More

Minimum wage increase eyed

October 19th, 2012 — CIANJ joined with a coalition of business groups speaking out against a push in the Senate to put a constitutional amendment on the ballot next year that would increase minimum wage to $8.25 and establish automatic annual hikes tied to ...Read More

Genova Burns Giantomasi & Webster

October 12th, 2012 — Genova Burns Giantomasi & Webster and New York Law School to Host “SuperPACs in New York” Panel Discussion. Please click here to view event information.

Health exchange bill revisited

October 12th, 2012 — CIANJ testified before the Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee this week in opposition to A3186 – the latest version of bill designed to create health exchanges in New Jersey – the online markets where consumers and employers will buy ...Read More

“Building Our Future” bond rally

October 12th, 2012 — CIANJ lent its support this week to a coalition of schools, business groups, elected officials and trade unions that launched a campaign to rally voter approval for a $750 million bond sale to pay for new classrooms, libraries and laboratories ...Read More