Company Roundup: Vidyo, Verisk, Ameri100, Opengear
The Vidyo (Hackensack) board of directors has named Michael Patsalos-Fox chairman and CEO, effective immediately. Verisk Analytics, a Jersey City data analytics provider, announced that Lee M. Shavel had been named executive vice president and CFO. Ameri100 (Princeton), also known as AMERI Holdings, an outsourced provider of IT services to SAP customers, raised $6.08 million. Networking company Opengear (Piscataway) announced in late November that it had appointed William Levering as CFO.
NJ Tech Meetup Crosses Hudson for Conversation with James Altucher
Push to Bring Innovation to Healthcare Starts to Pay off
A growing number of New Jersey hospital systems are challenging the conventions that have restricted healthcare providers from developing innovative methods of delivering care in a quest to improve outcomes and save money in the process. One example is a simple idea with huge potential: a plastic box and labeling system designed to…
Launch Pad Coworking Community is Coming to Newark’s Hahne & Co. Building
Entrepreneur Chris Schultz and his co-founders were early and consequential figures in New Orleans’ startup renaissance when they introduced Launch Pad, the coworking facility and community they founded there in 2009. Schultz hopes the coworking company will play a similarly catalyzing role when he brings Launch Pad to Newark.
Ad Agency JK Design Stepping into App Development with Business Unit App-Eaze
JK Design, a 32-year-old full-service ad agency based in Hillsborough, has found out that taking on a new role is bringing extra energy and innovation to this already cutting-edge company. The company is calling its new business unit “App-Eaze,” according to Brett Fielo, the COO and CTO at JK Design.