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9/29/14 EBC Fall Conference Materials

September 26th, 2014 — Click here to view the day’s agenda. Speaker Bios/Presentation: Tracy Straka Richard Ricci Ginger Kopkash/Ginger’s Presentation Amy Greene/Amy’s Presentation Mike Nevins/Mike’s Presentation Robert Piel/Robert’s Presentation Neil Yoskin/Neil’s Presentation David Steinberger Robert Crespi/Robert’s Presentation Mark Pedersen Susan Allen Brian Kirkpatrick Suzanne ...Read More

Member News – Archer & Greiner

September 26th, 2014 — Richard S. Mroz, Managing Director of Archer Public Affairs LLC, was confirmed this week as President of the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, which oversees regulated utilities in the state such as gas, electric, water, telecommunications and cable television.  BPU ...Read More

Member News – McCarter & English

September 26th, 2014 — On October 1, 2014, McCarter & English will welcome the lawyers of SorinRand as they grow the capabilities they offer to the technology, venture capital and emerging company communities—and expand to its 9th office in the northeast.  SorinRand’s attorneys come ...Read More

Member News – The Provident Bank

September 26th, 2014 — Sangita Patel of South Brunswick has been named business development officer for The Provident Bank for Mercer, Middlesex, and Somerset Counties.  Ms. Patel will be responsible for development of commercial and retail service prospects, cultivating new relationships and transitioning newly acquired customers with their local branch management ...Read More

Member News – Gibbons P.C.

September 26th, 2014 — Ankit D. Patel has joined Gibbons P.C. as an Apprentice in the Intellectual Property Department. Mr. Patel is the fourth participant in the firm’s Apprenticeship Program, which Gibbons launched in 2010 to help maximize the value of its legal and ...Read More

Will New Jersey Raise the Gasoline Tax?

September 26th, 2014 — Earlier this week, the Assembly Transportation and Independent Authorities Committee held a hearing at Montclair State University to hear from invited stakeholders about replenishing New Jersey’s depleted Transportation Trust Fund (TTF).  The TTF is used to pay for and maintain ...Read More

The Renaissance of Paterson

September 19th, 2014 — With a population of more than 150,000 residents, making it the 3rd largest city in New Jersey, Paterson is undergoing a rebirth of sorts in recent years.  CIANJ participated in a roundtable discussion this week with state and local leaders ...Read More

Member News – Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A.

September 19th, 2014 — Joseph R. Zapata, Jr., an associate with the Bridgewater law firm Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., has been named to the Office of Attorney Ethics’ District XIII Ethics Committee for a four-year term.The Office of Attorney Ethics acts as the ...Read More

Member News – Kearny Federal Savings

September 19th, 2014 — Jennifer Hawley of West Orange has been named Vice President/Assistant Director Retail Banking North at Kearny Federal Savings. Prior to that, she served as Assistant Vice President/Branch Manager of the Caldwell Office of Kearny Federal. Ms. Hawley is a Certified ...Read More

Member News – New Jersey City University

September 19th, 2014 — Daniel P. Elwell has been appointed Vice President for University Advancement at New Jersey City University (NJCU). He will also serve as executive director of the New Jersey City University Foundation, Inc. Mr. Elwell will lead NJCU’s fundraising, communications and ...Read More