Catching up with Darek Hahn, CEO of Cranbury-Based Dynamic Strategies, A “20-Year-Old Startup”
Darek Hahn is infusing his 20-year-old lifestyle company, Dynamic Strategies, with an entrepreneurial vision.Hahn took over as the Cranbury-based company’s CEO in 2016, after a group of investors bought out the company. Hahn has a startup background and describes himself as a “loving the startup world.”
Startup Roundup: AeroFarms, Jersey Entrepreneurial Moms, TaxDrop
New Jersey agricultural startup AeroFarms (Newark), which has a vertical farming operation, is using a connected food safety system from Dell and VMware (Palo Alto, Calif.) to track the “growth story” of its products from seed to package. Jersey Entrepreneurial Moms (Hazlet) is a network of New Jersey moms who own their own businesses. This newly launched website features a business directory, blog, event calendar, merchandise and membership in exclusive Facebook groups.
N.J. continues to use easily hacked voting machines
When New Jersey voters go to the polls this November to choose a replacement for Gov. Chris Christie, the technology they use will be woefully outdated and vulnerable to cyberattack.
Package of Three Bills Ratchets Up State's Renewable-Energy Goals
Earlier this month, a package of three bills to overhaul the state's energy policies was quietly introduced in the Senate. If adopted, the legislation would require 100 percent of the state's electricity to come from renewable sources by 2050. Another bill would set a target of having 3,500 megawatts of offshore wind capacity by 2030. The…
Verizon Makes Case for Small Cells as Building Blocks to 5G at Demonstration in Warren
Last week, Verizon hosted the press and a number of government officials at a demonstration of 5G capabilities in Warren. The company’s goal was to increase awareness of the need to bring 4G small cells to towns around New Jersey in order to lay the groundwork for 5G.