TheAlternativePress.com is proud to announce that its Founder and CEO, Michael Shapiro has been voted a member of the Board of the Livingston Chamber of Commerce.   

Mike Shapiro, who was born and raised in Livingston, is a graduate of Stanford Law School. In 2008, Shapiro left a successful New York City law practice to found TheAlternativePress.com, an all-online objective daily local newspaper.  Today, TheAlternativePress.com is in sixteen New Jersey towns and is read by over 400,000 absolute unique users per year.  Because of his commitment to helping local businesses thrive and his relationship with many local New Jersey businesses, his board position with the Livingston Chamber of Commerce is a perfect fit.

The Livingston of Commerce is a non-profit organization that has represented the community's businesses for many years.  The Chamber is comprised of a group of local business people who are dedicated to supporting the economic welfare of the community.