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Business Beat

Weekly business updates in an e-newsletter

Englewood Hospital and Medical Center

July 26th, 2013 — Englewood Hospital and Medical Center hosted its 6th annual “Survivors Rock!” concert where cancer survivors danced and cheered throughout the evening to The Nerds, a popular New Jersey cover band. More than 200 cancer survivors, families, friends, and staff members ...Read More

Hartz Mountain Industries

July 26th, 2013 — Secaucus-based Hartz Mountain Industries has signed a lease with ContainerPort Group, Inc. for 56,416 square feet at 6 International Way in Newark, NJ after making extensive upgrades to the warehouse space.  Hartz began renovations with eco-friendly upgrades including installation of ...Read More

TD Bank

July 26th, 2013 — TD Bank has promoted Harut Berberyan to Assistant Vice President, Store Manager of the store located at 590 Pascack Road in Washington Township, N.J. He is responsible for new business development, consumer and business lending, managing personnel and overseeing the ...Read More

Berkeley College

July 26th, 2013 — Berkeley College is pleased to announce the appointment of Joshua T. Williams as Chair of the Fashion Department, Larry L. Luing School of Business. In addition to teaching a variety of courses related to online retail, e-commerce, direct marketing and ...Read More

Christie Administration Expands ‘reNew Jersey Stronger’ Housing Initiative With $70 Million Landlord Rental Repair Program

July 26th, 2013 — Earlier in the week, the Christie Administration launched a $70 million Landlord Rental Repair Program to provide grants to help rental property owners repair, reconstruct or elevate rental units damaged by Sandy. The program is part of the ‘reNew Jersey ...Read More

Sandy Rebuilding Efforts & Transparency

July 26th, 2013 — Now that we are at the half-way point in summer, where does New Jersey stand with the rebuilding efforts?  The Office of the State Comptroller tracks the contracts and money spent on the rebuilding efforts.   Approximately thirty companies have contracted ...Read More

New Jersey’s Economic Climate Keeps Improving

July 26th, 2013 — New Jersey’s economy continued to expand in June, adding 4,600 total non-farm jobs during a fifth consecutive monthly employment increase, according to preliminary data released by the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The BLS also revised New Jersey’s ...Read More

Berkeley College

July 19th, 2013 — Dario A. Cortes, PhD, President of Berkeley College, announced the appointment of Marianne P. Vakalis, EdD, as Provost.  Dr. Vakalis previously served as Associate Provost, Faculty Affairs and as Interim Provost since January 2013. “Dr. Vakalis has demonstrated her commitment ...Read More

TD Bank

July 19th, 2013 — TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank®, has named Sinead M. Berrie the Store Manager of the store located at 555 Warren Ave. in Spring Lake Heights, N.J. An Assistant Vice President, she is responsible for new business development, consumer and ...Read More

Hackensack University Medical Center

July 19th, 2013 — Bikers rode in full force to support Hackensack University Medical Center’s patients and programs in the HackensackUMC Foundation’s 13th Annual Motorcycle Charity Run. Breaking a rainy streak that persisted the past few years, skies were sunny and the pavement was ...Read More