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Hyper-Local Somerset County Trade Show Hosted by Business Partnership

June 12, 2017

FRANKLIN, NJ – The Somerset County Business Partnership will present “Biz Fest,” the Somerset County ‘hyper-local’ trade show and networking opportunity for Somerset County businesses and residents on Thursday, June 15, 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Imperia, 1714 Easton Ave.

Among the businesses participating in the trade show format will be accounting firms; personal and ...

Hillsborough Resident Elected President of NJ Health Underwriters

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – Kim Greene has been elected president of the New Jersey Association of Health Underwriters, a statewide organization representing licensed health insurance agents, brokers, consultants and benefit professionals in New Jersey who service the health insurance needs of large and small employers as well as individuals.

Greene is the vice president of Group Benefits at Name ...

Hillsborough Hosts Business Summit June 7

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - With business development and expansion a top priority, the township will host a Business Summit Wednesday, June 7th at the Peter J. Bondi Building from 8:30-10:30 am.

“Hosting a Business Summit gives our business community the opportunity to gather pertinent information from the township resources to assist them in their operations,” said Mayor Carl ...

RVCC Opens $11.5M Workforce Training Center

 

 

BRANCHBURG, NJ - Raritan Valley Community College ushered in a new era of hands-on learning on May 23 with the official opening of the College’s Workforce Training Center, designed in partnership with local industry to better serve the area's economic and employment needs.

The 47,000 square foot building houses  a variety of hands-on career-training ...

Menendez Kicks Off Jersey Jobs Tour

ELIZABETH, NJ – Esteven Maas needed a job. “I was out of work with a wife and two children, and it was scary. I was sending out resumes, then I got this email saying, ‘Learn to be a machinist.’ I thought, ‘Wow! that is related to what I was doing.’”

He entered the manufacturing program at Union County and had a job waiting for him at New Jersey ...

Somerset Patriots Help Atlantic League Celebrate 20th Anniversary

On May 20, 1998, the first ever Atlantic League of Professional Baseball game was played at the Sandcastle in Atlantic City, New Jersey between the Atlantic City Surf and the Somerset Patriots. The newly founded six-team independent league had come to fruition after a three-year process that began when founder Frank Boulton was looking to move one of his minor league teams to the Long ...

Business Partnership Introduces Somerset County/NJ Employer Toolkit

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – The Somerset County Business Partnership has launched the Somerset County/NJ Employer Toolkit to help boost tourism, workforce development, and economic development by to provide vital information to visitors, residents, employers, and employees.

The Somerset County Employer Toolkit is the result of a year of collaboration among private and public ...

Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno Speaks to Business Leaders in Somerville April 28

SOMERVILLE, NJ – New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno, a candidate in the Republican gubernatorial Primary June 6, has scheduled a discussion with the Somerset County Employers Legislative Committee on Friday, April 28, at 11:30 a.m. at Verve Bistro, Bar, & Lounge, 18 East Main St.

The April meeting continues a monthly series presented in collaboration with the Somerset County ...

SCBP Sponsors Conference on Environment and Labor

BRANCHBURG, NJ – The Somerset County Business Partnership is co-sponsoring an April 21 conference, "Beyond Reconciliation: The Potential for Common Ground on the Environment and Labor” at Raritan Valley Community College at 9 a.m. in the RVCC Conference Center at 118 Lamington Road.

The program is open to the public and part of RVCC’s commemoration of Earth ...

Amazon.com Worldwide Consumer CEO Speaks to Hillsborough Business Association

 

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  - Jeffrey A. Wilke, one of three CEOs at Amazon.com, will be the guest speaker at the April 19 Business Social sponsored by the Hillsborough Business Association at the Restaurant at Royce Brook, 201 Hamilton Road, from 6-8 p.m.

His topic will be “Inventing for Consumers at Amazon.”

The networking event is sold out;  If you would like to ...

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The Banking Industry is the Frontline for Protecting the Elderly from Financial Abuse

June 9, 2017

Older Americans are increasingly becoming targets for fraud and financial exploitation. Persons over the age of 50 control more than 70% of the nation’s wealth. Many seniors do not realize the value of their assets, particularly homes that have appreciated markedly.

Fraudsters target older Americans because they may be experiencing cognitive decline, limited mobility or other ...