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N.J. is the 5th best state to raise a child. Here’s why.

July 17, 2019

New Jersey’s quality schools and its access to health care help make it the fifth-best place to raise a child, according to the annual look at family well-being in America. For 30 years, the Annie E. Casey Foundation has published Kids Count, a compilation of data measuring health, wealth and stability, to draw attention to the needs of struggling kids and …

Newark Venture Partners Demo Day showcases new tech companies

July 17, 2019

Early stage venture capital firm Newark Venture Partners hosted Demo Day on Tuesday afternoon, showcasing companies who have grown under its direction. Newark Venture Partners operates through a direct investment arm and a bridge-to-seed accelerator program called NVP Labs that funds up to 10 companies twice a year. Newark-based technology company Audible hosted the event at its Innovation Cathedral. Tom Wisniewski and Dan …

Newark Among East Coast’s Best Cities for Tech Talent

July 16, 2019

Total tech occupations grew 9.7 percent from 2013 to 2018 in Newark, New Jersey according to CBRE’s annual Scoring Tech Talent Report, which ranks 50 U.S. and Canadian markets according to their ability to attract and grow tech talent. The CBRE report ranks Newark as a top east coast market with more than 53,000 tech jobs, most in software development, …

Governor Phil Murphy to Lead Economic Mission Trip to India

July 15, 2019

Seven-Day, Six-City Trip to India This September Will Strengthen Economic Ties, Promote Business Investments in New Jersey Governor Murphy Will Be the First Governor in New Jersey History to Visit India on Official Business SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will lead a seven-day, six-city economic mission trip to India in September. The delegation will visit six …

HealthTech Startup Becomes Second Company to Benefit from NJ Ignite

July 11, 2019

TRENTON, N.J. (July 11, 2019) – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) announced today that health-technology startup Big Magic, Inc. has become the second company approved to benefit from the NJ Ignite program. Big Magic recently moved to VentureLink, the New Jersey Institute of Technology’s (NJIT’s) high-tech accelerator/incubator in Newark. NJ Ignite helps startup companies realize the benefits of collaborative …

Choose New Jersey Business Attraction Mission to Ireland Concludes in Galway

July 10, 2019

Choose New Jersey delegation participated in roundtable discussion with Galway Chamber of Commerce; Rutgers University signed Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) with the National University of Ireland, Galway and the Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology GALWAY, IRELAND – Choose New Jersey continued their multi-city business attraction mission in Galway, Ireland today, the last destination of the trip. The delegation participated in a …

EDA unveils expansion of tax break for early tech investors

July 10, 2019

The Economic Development Authority on July 10 formally rolled out an expansion of the Angel Investor Tax Credit program, an economic incentive aimed at enticing investors to back technology startups considering locations in New Jersey. The previous scheme provided a refundable tax break of up to 10 percent of an investment. Under the expansion, the incentive is doubled to 20 …

Lozano touts changes after year at Choose New Jersey

July 10, 2019

Jose Lozano understands that economic incentive packages are a key element in bringing companies to a new location. He also feels they are not the only one. As he marked the first anniversary of running Choose New Jersey as its CEO and president in June — a year that saw the state’s incentive programs in the spotlight throughout — Lozano cited one …

Choose New Jersey Business Attraction Mission to Ireland Continues with Visit in Cork

July 9, 2019

Choose New Jersey delegation participated in roundtable discussion with Cork Chamber of Commerce; University College Cork and Rutgers University signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) CORK, IRELAND – Choose New Jersey continued their business attraction mission in Cork, Ireland today. The delegation participated in a roundtable discussion with the Cork Chamber of Commerce followed by a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signing …

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