Opinion: New Jersey’s Juniper OpenLab and Verizon Support the Community by Making a Difference in Students’ Lives
One of NJTechWeekly.com’s favorite things to do is catch New Jersey tech companies in the act of giving back to the community. That’s why I spent a few hours in late April with Juniper Networks and Verizon at Juniper’s OpenLab facility in Bridgewater.
IT Centralization, Relationship Building Among Focuses For New Jersey CTO
Regime change is disruptive by definition, and New Jersey’s newest technology executive said that while the state will likely continue on a path toward consolidating IT infrastructure, his boss — Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy — has asked him to assess the progress made under the previous administration, and recommend a course of action
Find Workarounds, Be Tenacious and Never Give Up, Monica C. Smith Tells CFOs at NJ Tech Council Event
Monica C. Smith was different. She had a learning disability. She had a tough time in school.Yet today she is the founder and CEO of Marketsmith (Cedar Knolls), a growing, thriving, woman-owned, tech-based marketing and advertising company. Marketsmith offers patented solutions to companies in need of marketing data, visualization, business intelligence and media optimization.
Introducing the New Jersey Startups That Attended the New Jersey EDA’s May Founders & Funders Day, Part Two
This story covers Clean Slate, BitWealth, Reflik, Carii and Sociavi Twice a year, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) tech and life sciences team puts together its Founders & Funders event, which matches New Jersey startups with angels and VCs. In a single day, during 10-minute meetings, startups have the opportunity to pitch to many investors, and they receive valuable feedback from their meetings that can help them as they continue in their quest for funding. We interviewed some startups that attended the event in May.