Propelify Teams Up With Newark Venture Partners to Buy “Peak Pitch” Ski and Pitch Event
There’s More to Fizzics’ Startup Story than Shark Tank, Petracca Tells Rutgers Entrepreneurs
Philip Petracca is a New Jersey-based entrepreneur. Last fall, he came to the first Rutgers Innovation and Entrepreneurship Expo and gave budding entrepreneurs in the room insights into what it’s like to be an entrepreneur, especially an entrepreneur who sells a unique technology-based hardware product to consumers.
Inherit the Wind: Murphy's Executive Order Could Revive Energy Sector
Trying to energize a dormant offshore wind program, Gov. Phil Murphy yesterday signed an executive order telling a state agency to do what it was supposed to do seven years ago. The order directs the state Board of Public Utilities to write regulations governing how utility customers will subsidize an effort to develop 3,500 megawatts of…
Startups from Community and Area Colleges Pitch at Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge
At the Newark Innovation Acceleration Challenge in November, community members and students competed for $3,000 and the chance to work at the NJIT School of Management’s Lean Startup Accelerator this summer.We heard pitches from a number of students and startups. Here are some of them.
Performance Wearable Startup YOPI Reaches $185K in Crowdfunding
In the Spring of 2016, Hemi Re’em was running a triathlon, which he had done so many times before. However, this race was different from the others: His body was not getting enough oxygen, so he collapsed and was rushed to the hospital, where he received open heart surgery.