Business & Finance

October 17, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ – The West Orange Chamber of Commerce (WOCC), in collaboration with the Essex County Office of Small Business Development and Affirmative Action, will host a lunch and learn workshop for small business owners from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25 at the Turtle Back Zoo in West ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Bederson LLP, a local accounting firm with offices in West Orange and Fairfield, has been named "Best of 2018" in five accounting categories by the New Jersey Law Journal. The journal distributes an annual "Best Of" survey to readers, asking them to name their choices for best ...

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ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ – British Swim School, which provides water safety education as an essential survival skill, has expanded further with two new pool locations in Essex County. The new locations in Livingston and Fairfield mark the 11th and 12th New Jersey locations for the British Swim ...

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ROSELAND, NJ — Members of the North Essex Chamber of Commerce (NECC) recently hosted a celebratory ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate the opening of TeamLogic IT, a full-service information technology management (ITM) operation now located in Roseland. The franchise, which provides a full ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - CycleBar Livingston will be celebrating its first anniversary on Saturday, Sept 22 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 277 Eisenhower Parkway. CycleBar's riders, along with their family and friends, and anyone else interested in stopping by can partake in rides, games, giveaways, vendors ...

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CALDWELL, NJ — Julian Meloni founded REAL Solutions Technologies, LLC of Caldwell in 2016 in response to multiple requests to bring "honesty, integrity and transparency" to the IT Marketplace. According to Meloni, many growing businesses end up with having a haphazard implementation of their IT ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ – A moving company located on Commerce Road in Fairfield was one of 29 named by the state as the target of a statewide sting operation into unlicensed movers. According to state Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and the state Division of Consumer Affairs (DCA), the Fairfield company, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) in Livingston achieved Magnet recognition this month as a reflection of its nursing professionalism, teamwork and superiority in patient care. According to SBMC, the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ – More than 75 local business owners, entrepreneurs and senior managers of some of the largest corporations around Millburn, Livingston, Maplewood, North Essex, South Orange and West Orange attended a networking event at the Benihana restaurant in Short Hills on Tuesday when the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Dr. Andy Anderson has been appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Combined Medical Group of RWJBarnabas Health, the largest health care system in New Jersey, and Rutgers University, the State University of New Jersey. In his new role, Dr. Anderson oversees the ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ - After much anticipation, certified barista Maria Sesko celebrated the official grand opening of her new café, Barista Espresso, in Fairfield with a celebratory ribbon-cutting on Tuesday. Sesko welcomed Fairfield Mayor James Gasparini, members of the Fairfield Police Department, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After Gov. Phil Murphy signed a law earlier this month granting amnesty to anyone behind on taxes owed between Feb. 1, 2009 and Sept. 1, 2017—as long as the individual is not under criminal investigation—Sobel & Co. member Ken Bagner, CPA, MST, shed light on the pros and cons ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Regal Bank recently promoted Zoraida Duran and Albert G. Salas to assistant treasurer and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) administrator at the Livingston office and assistant vice president and branch manager in Florham Park, respectively. According to Regal Bank, a full-service ...

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NEW YORK, NY — Bederson Founding Member, Edward Bond, CPA, CIRA, CFE received a Lifetime Leadership Achievement Award at the 10th annual Turnaround Atlas Awards held on Thursday at the Metropolitan Club in New York. Bederson LLP, an accounting firm located in Fairfield and West Orange, was also ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Levine, Jacobs & Company, LLC, was recently honored as one of New Jersey’s "Champions of Good Works" by Commerce magazine and Commerce & Industry Association of New Jersey (CIANJ). The Livingston-based accounting firm, was selected for its 2017 "Food Drive" initiative, ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Local young professionals from a range of industries gained insight on how to stay focused on pursuing their dreams through a presentation from Livingston resident Mindy Scheier, founder of Runway of Dreams, at Sobel & Co. LLC’s quarterly Young Professional Women’s ...

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Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter Hosts New Office Reception to Mark June’s Brain Health Awareness Month FLORHAM PARK, NJ — A full day of events promoting brain health awareness culminated in a ceremonial ribbon cutting and grand reopening reception at the new headquarters of ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — Scott Lantzman, the new “Face of Fun” at FunTime Junction in Fairfield, is no stranger to youth programming and children’s entertainment. As the entertainment center’s new owner, Lantzman brings more than 20 years of expertise as a camp director to amping up the fun at FunTime ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Honored for their contributions to the community over the past year, Saint Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC) and Margie Heller, a Roseland resident and the administrative director of community health and outreach at SBMC, were recognized as the 2018 Business of the Year and Civic ...

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WEST ORANGE, NJ - Although TFG Products is known primarily for creating videos to market small businesses, the company is also heavily focused on producing videos for real estate agents as well. Joining forces with Jennifer Szewcyk of Coldwell Banker in Caldwell, TFG Products produced this ...

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CALDWELL, NJ — Caesar and Martha Mistretta have combined their more than 15 years of fitness and business experience to open their second fitness studio in Caldwell, Evolve Cycle and Fitness, a premier fitness boutique located at 353 Bloomfield Ave. Mayor Ann Dassing and Councilman Jonathan Lace ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Both members and non-members of the Livingston, North Essex, West Orange, Millburn/Short Hills, Livingston, South Orange and Maplewood Chambers of Commerce gathered at Livingston Bagel in May for the third annual multi-chamber barbecue, hosted by the Livingston Area Chamber of ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ — In order to better serve its 14 counties, from Bergen to Ocean, the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter (AAGNJ) has officially relocated from Totowa to Florham Park. The centralized facility will help the organization establish an even deeper presence within the ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ - Fairfield Farms is one of the last working farms in Essex County. Located on 177 Big Piece Road and owned by Sal and Joyce Francavilla, it is one of the oldest farms in Fairfield, dating back to when the town was still part of Caldwell Township. The Francavilla family story began ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Michael Knecht, FACHE, Senior Vice President of Strategic Marketing and Communications, RWJBarnabas Health, was recently appointed chair of the Group on Institutional Advancement (GIA) of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), the only national professional ...

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TOTOWA, NJ - It was an evening of Cuban food and specialty drinks as Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of its new location in Totowa, near Fairfield.  Jeff Melnikoff, owner of Cubanelle Restaurant & Lounge, welcomed Totowa Mayor ...

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CALDWELL, NJ — Caldwell Mayor Ann Dassing and Councilmen Pasquale Capozzoli and Jonathan Lace welcomed Room and Groom, a pet spa located at 2 Linwood Terrace, to Caldwell earlier this month with ribbon cutting ceremony. Following exclusive tours of the facilities, Dassing joined owner Ana ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ - It was a foodie's paradise in Fairfield as JJ's Hotdogs and Lola's Ice Cream and Sweet Shoppe each hosted ribbon-cutting ceremony events on Sunday to celebrate their grand openings. Joseph and Gena Ugliarolo, owners of JJ's Hotdogs at 572 Route 46 East, welcomed Mayor James ...

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FAIRFIELD, NJ — Family owned JJ’s Hotdogs, now located at 572 Route 46 East in Fairfield, will host its Grand Opening event of the first brick-and-mortar location on Sunday at 11:30 a.m. This is JJ's Hotdogs second location. JJ’s Hotdogs, first established in 1971 in Newark as a food truck by ...

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