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Englewood Hospital Achieves Healthgrades Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™, Named 5-Star Recipient for Vaginal and C-Section Delivery Four Years in a Row

September 23rd, 2019 — Englewood Hospital hasannounced it has earned the Healthgrades 2019 Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™, marking its fourth consecutive year as a recipient. This achievement recognizes Englewood Hospitalfor exceptional clinical outcomes—among the top 10 percent of hospitals evaluated by Healthgrades for …

Norris McLaughlin’s Edward Hogan Presents at Environmental, Health & Safety Exchange Conference

September 23rd, 2019 — Edward A. Hogan, a Member of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., and Co-Chair of its Environmental Law Practice Group, presented “Protecting EHS Audits from Subpoenas and Other Legal Processes” at the 2019 Environmental, Health & Safety Exchange Conference sponsored by …

Columbia Bank Foundation Supports Medford Police Department

September 23rd, 2019 — The Columbia Bank Foundation recently issued a $3,889 grant through the Medford Historical Society to the Medford Police Department.  The grant, part of the Foundation’s current initiative to partner with local communities and Boards of Education within the Bank’s service …

Hackensack Meridian Health Wins Two More PeopleSoft Innovator Awards

September 23rd, 2019 — Hackensack Meridian Health, New Jersey’s largest and most comprehensive and integrated health network, collected its fifth and sixth PeopleSoft Innovator Awards in 10 months at Oracle’s OpenWorld conference on September 16, 2019 in San Francisco. These latest honors were for …

Genova Burns LLC Welcomes Nine Attorneys as New Associates

September 23rd, 2019 — Genova Burns LLC, one of the top law firms serving New Jersey and the greater Northeast, announced today that it has added nine attorneys to the firm’s roster as Associates. The addition of these attorneys marks the latest expansion of …

Columbia Bank Foundation Supports Special Projects for Special Children Inc.

September 20th, 2019 — The Columbia Bank Foundation recently issued a $7,000 grant to Special Projects for Special Children Inc., based in Old Bridge.  The grant, part of the Foundation’s current initiative to partner with local communities and Boards of Education within the Bank’s …

Come Tailgate with CIANJ and Network With Fellow Members While Supporting a Great Cause

September 20th, 2019 — Join us at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery on Thursday Sept. 26 for an evening of networking, football, food, drinks and more. We’re encouraging everyone to wear their favorite team jersey to show their team spirit. Big screen TVs will be playing …

Norris McLaughlin Expands Litigation Group

September 19th, 2019 — Law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., is pleased to welcome Ariel Y. Brown as an Associate of the firm. She joins the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. “Joining Norris McLaughlin is an exciting step in my career. I’m looking forward to working with such a great …

Matrix New World Engineering Expands Focus on Environmental Impact Assessments

September 19th, 2019 — Matrix New World Engineering (Matrix) announced plans to expand its Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA) expertise within its Ecology group, welcoming Senior Project Manager Kimberly Threlfall. Ms. Threlfall brings her extensive experience with environmental projects to the firm, enabling Matrix to …

Semeraro Wins Appeal on a Monumental Land Use Approval in Wayne

September 19th, 2019 — Circle Realty Company, et al v. Wayne Township Zoning Board of Adjustment and Galreh, LLC, Docket No. PAS-L-764-18, was a challenge to a use variance approval from the Wayne Zoning Board of Adjustment that Semeraro secured last year, for a …

Genova Burns LLC’s Rajiv Parikh to Join Delegation for New Jersey Governor’s Mission Trip to India

September 17th, 2019 — Genova Burns LLC, one of the top law firms serving New Jersey and the greater Northeast, announced today that Rajiv (Raj) D. Parikh, a Partner of the Firm, is part of the official delegation accompanying New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy …

Investors Bank Appoints Rajiv Varshney Chief Compliance Officer

September 17th, 2019 — Investors Bank has appointed Rajiv Varshney to the position of Chief Compliance Officer effective immediately. Mr. Varshney’s primary responsibility is to maintain a sustainable as well as scalable compliance program that aligns with the bank’s strategic growth plans. He will support deploying the …

Rivkin Radler Associate Named to LIBN’s 30 Under 30

September 17th, 2019 — Rivkin Radler LLP is pleased to announce that Sean Simensky, of Manhasset, has been named one of the 2019 Long Island Business News 30 Under 30 honorees. Sean N. Simensky, of Manhasset, concentrates his practice on general corporate representation of …

Archer Law’s Benjamin Morgan Confirmed to New Jersey Superior Court

September 17th, 2019 — Congratulations to Archer partner, Benjamin D. Morgan, who was confirmed to a New Jersey Superior Court judgeship on Sept. 12th. The confirmation occurred at the State House during the upper chamber’s last scheduled voting session until November. Ben, a litigation trial attorney, has …

Statement from NJMEP on the Passing of Sen. Anthony Bucco

September 17th, 2019 — It is with a heavy heart that we received the sad news of the death of Senator Anthony Bucco. Death has robbed us of an astute legislator. May G-d comfort his family, friends and indeed all New Jersey residents during …

CIANJ Statement on the Passing of Sen. Anthony Bucco

September 17th, 2019 — We were deeply saddened by the news that Senator Anthony Bucco passed away. He was a dedicated public servant and was also a long time member of Commerce & Industry. He was a driving force behind our Manufacturing Forum, a …

Riker Danzig and Grow It Green Team Up for a Volunteer Day at The Urban Farm

September 16th, 2019 — The Morristown-based law firm Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP teamed up with Grow it Green Morristown for a volunteer event at the Urban Farm on September 10, 2019.  Riker Danzig employees were given the afternoon off to assist …

Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center Appoints Winston Ramkissoon as Director of Emergency Department

September 16th, 2019 — Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of Winston Ramkissoon, MS, MPH, RN, CPPS as director of the Emergency Department in Old Bridge and Perth Amboy, effective October 7. Prior to joining Raritan Bay, …

Atlantic Health System makes full investment in Rockaway, buys Health Pavilion building for nearly $26 million

September 16th, 2019 — Atlantic Health System, a leading health care provider in New Jersey, recently purchased the building and property housing the Morristown Medical Center Health Pavilion in Rockaway, underscoring both its full investment in the facility, as well as its full commitment …

New Jersey Business Action Center to Host Free Webinar on Exporting

September 16th, 2019 — The New Jersey Business Action Center (NJBAC) will host a free webinar titled, ‘Grow Your Business Through Exporting’ this month. All New Jersey business owners are invited to join the webinar on September 25 from 12 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. …

Bergen Community College’s Agnew Earns Statewide Recognition

September 16th, 2019 — Bergen Community College Executive Vice President Brian D. Agnew, Ph.D., has earned an NJBIZ “Forty Under 40 Award” recognizing him as one of the state’s top emerging leaders as selected by the business journal’s independent panel of judges. Agnew will …

Walter Bronson Promoted in Dewberry’s Mount Laurel, New Jersey, Office

September 16th, 2019 — Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced that Walter Bronson Jr., PE, CME, LEED AP, has been promoted to land development department manager in its Mount Laurel, New Jersey, office. Bronson has more than 30 years of experience as …

Hackensack University Medical Center Officially Breaks Ground on New Jersey’s Largest Health Care Expansion Project

September 16th, 2019 — Hackensack Meridian Health Hackensack University Medical Center officially broke ground on its state-of-the-art, 530,000-square-foot patient pavilion along Second Street in Hackensack, New Jersey. The ceremony marked another milestone for Hackensack Meridian Health as it transforms the academic medical center’s campus …

Melton Joins Dewberry Board of Directors; Temple Named Vice Chair

September 16th, 2019 — Larry L. Melton, Jr., PMP, has joined the board of directors of Dewberry, a privately held, national consulting firm. Melton brings decades of experience in engineering and construction to his leadership role, including management of major public infrastructure projects throughout …

Hackensack Meridian Health Raritan Bay Medical Center, Center for Wound Healing Brings Awareness to Peripheral Artery Disease in September

September 16th, 2019 — September is PAD Awareness month. Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) affects as many as 12 million people in the United States, and increases in prevalence with age. One in every eight Americans older than 60 years of age have PAD, but …

CIANJ Looks At What’s Ahead for Health Insurance in New Jersey

September 13th, 2019 — Soon you’ll be watching television and there will be a reminder across the bottom of the screen about your next doctor’s appointment or a there will message saying it is time for a pill. That’s some of the innovations health …

Norris McLaughlin’s Lana Ros Appointed to District XA Ethics Committee for East Morris and Sussex Counties

September 11th, 2019 — Svetlana (Lana) Ros, a Member of law firm Norris McLaughlin, P.A., has been appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to the District XA Ethics Committee for East Morris and Sussex Counties. Ros will serve a four-year term from September …

Atlantic Health System Showcases New Ambulance, Medical Supply Station in Newton

September 11th, 2019 — Atlantic Health System today marked the opening of its newly-built building in Newton, which will serve as the new northern station of Atlantic Mobile Health, its transportation division, as well as AtHome Medical, which provides in-home medical equipment and supplies. …

Matrix New World Engineering Experts Featured On CRE News Hour

September 11th, 2019 — David Eareckson, PE, VP Land Development Services and Robert Gascoyne, VP of Environmental Services at Matrix New World Engineering (Matrix) were featured as guests on CRE News Hour with Host Steve Lubetkin as they discussed the major environmental remediation aspects …

For Positive Outcomes, Montclair State Ranks Among NJ’s Top Universities

September 11th, 2019 — For enrolling students from all walks of life and helping them earn affordable and in-demand credentials, Montclair State is catching the eye of influential national media on their annual rankings of the best American colleges and universities. In recently released …

STV Honored by Design-Build Institute of America for Pulse BRT System

September 11th, 2019 — The Pulse Bus Rapid Transit system in Richmond, Virginia, has won a National Award of Merit in the Transportation category from the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA). STV served as the lead designer for this project as part of the …

Overlook Medical Center Named One of ‘100 Great Community Hospitals’ by Becker’s Healthcare for 2nd Year

September 9th, 2019 — Overlook Medical Center, part of Atlantic Health System, was the only New Jersey hospital to be named on the 2019 list of 100 Great Community Hospitals released this week by Becker’s Healthcare, a leading source of cutting-edge business and legal …

Christopher D. Adams Joins Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis as Litigation Partner and Chair of Criminal Defense & Regulatory Compliance Practice Group

September 9th, 2019 — Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP is pleased to announce that Christopher D. Adams has joined the firm as a partner in the Litigation Department.  Mr. Adams, who concentrates his practice in the areas of criminal defense, internal investigations, attorney ethics and disciplinary …

Rivkin Radler Relocates New Jersey Office

September 9th, 2019 — Rivkin Radler LLP, one of the Northeast’s leading law firms, has moved its Hackensack office to 25 Main Street, Court Plaza North, Suite 501, effective August 26. The new location more than doubles the firm’s conference space and provides for …

EWMA SECUR-IT® Guaranteed Fixed-Price Remediation Provides Developers a Competitive Edge

September 6th, 2019 — As real estate costs in the tri-state area continue to rise, owners and developers are continually searching for ways to better handle a price tag that can quickly run over budget, particularly when it comes to environmental cleanups. Those looking …

Riker Danzig Partner Joseph L. Schwartz Serving on Corporate Advisory Council of Homeless Solutions

September 6th, 2019 — Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Joseph L. Schwartz has agreed to serve on the Corporate Advisory Council of Homeless Solutions, effective September 3, 2019. Homeless Solutions offers shelter, services and supportive housing …

Greenbaum’s Steven Nudelman Appointed to Second Term on New Jersey Supreme Court Committee

September 6th, 2019 — Steven Nudelman, a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department, has been appointed to a second consecutive term on the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Complementary Dispute Resolution (CDR) for its 2019-2021 term. The appointment is effective September 1, 2019 …

Jersey Shore University Medical Center Opens MS Center, Welcomes David Duncan, M.D.

September 6th, 2019 — Hackensack Meridian Health Jersey Shore University Medical Center recently opened a new Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Center and welcomed MS Certified Specialist David Duncan, M.D., as director of the center. The MS Center’s integrated and multidisciplinary clinical team, part of Hackensack …

Archer Law’s Kimberly Capadona Appointed to Board of Governors of Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at Seton Hall University

September 6th, 2019 — Archer Partner Kimberly A. Capadona was recently appointed a Member of the Board of Governors of Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine at Seton Hall University. The school, officially opened last year, is a joint venture between Seton Hall and Hackensack University Health …

Greenbaum’s Irene Hsieh Appointed by New Jersey Supreme Court to District Ethics Committee

September 6th, 2019 — Irene Hsieh, an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department, has been appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to serve on the District Ethics Committee for Middlesex County (DEC VIII) for a four-year term.  The appointment is effective September 1, …

CohnReznick Foundation’s 28th Annual Golf Invitational raises $150,000 for charities

September 6th, 2019 — CohnReznick LLP, one of the leading U.S. advisory, assurance, and tax firms, donated a total of $150,000 through funds raised at the CohnReznick Foundation’s 28th Annual Golf Invitational, held on September 3, 2019, at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey …

CIANJ Holds Data Privacy & Protection Summit

September 6th, 2019 — CIANJ held a data privacy and protection event in Jersey City yesterday where professionals gathered to discuss what New Jersey should do regarding this topic, if anything. With the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) in full force along …

Helen Keller Services Names Investors Bank President and Chief Operating Officer Domenick A. Cama Gala Honoree

September 4th, 2019 — Helen Keller Services (HKS) will hold its 40th Annual Gala on September 26th, 2019, at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden with Investors Bank President and Chief Operating Officer Domenick A. Cama serving as honoree. Longtime HKS friend and five-time Emmy Award …

Dewberry Announces the Promotion of Lisa Peterson

September 4th, 2019 — Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, announced that Lisa Peterson, PE, PLS, CME, has been promoted to business unit manager in the firm’s Mount Laurel, New Jersey, office. In her new position, Peterson will be responsible for management of …

William Paterson University Opens Newly-Constructed, Eco-Friendly Residence Hall, Skyline Hall

September 4th, 2019 — William Paterson University has opened the doors to its brand new eco-friendly, 285-bed suite-style residence hall. Designated for sophomore, juniors, and seniors, the five-floor, 90,000-square-foot Skyline Hall boasts the latest in environmentally friendly and high-efficiency equipment, as part of the …

Congratulations to Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Ashley Brinn for Elevation to Senior Associate

September 4th, 2019 — Ashley Brinn, a member of Scarinci Hollenbeck’s Business Law Section and Commercial Real Estate, Environmental & Land Use practice groups, has been elevated to Senior Associate. Based out of the firm’s Red Bank, NJ office, Ms. Brinn has been practicing …

Nadine Leslie named to lead SUEZ North America

September 4th, 2019 — SUEZ (Paris Exchange: SVE) announced today that Nadine Leslie, a 25-year veteran in the international water sector, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Group’s North America subsidiary, effective September 1, 2019. “With our SUEZ 2030 corporate plan, this …

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