At Montclair Entrepreneurs Meetup, N.J. Tech CEOs Talk about Their Exits
Two tech entrepreneurs and a venture capitalist who was formerly an entrepreneur shared their stories and expertise on selling companies at a Montclair Entrepreneurs meetup in February.
NPower Brings Newly Approved IT Apprenticeship Program to Jersey City
On March 20, NPower held a reception in Jersey City to celebrate the registration of its IT Generalist Apprenticeship Program with the U.S. Department of Labor. The Department of Labor’s recent approval of IT apprenticeships has created the new certification of “IT Generalist,” and Larry Byrd, a resident of Jersey City and a veteran, is the first person to receive it.
At NJ Tech Meetup, Sonnenberg Talks About Leverage, a Startup Connecting Execs to Teams of Virtual Assistants
At the NJ Tech Meetup, three founders of very different startups got the ball rolling with their respective pitches. That evening, an actual cardboard fireplace photo was creatively positioned in front of the table where Price and Leverage (New York) cofounder Nick Sonnenberg were seated, helping to set the mood and warming the audience up for the engaging conversation that followed.
NJ TECH CORNER: SilverSun Technologies Inc.
SilverSun Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: SSNT) is a business application, technology and consulting company providing strategies and solutions to meet its clients’ information, technology and business management needs. Its services and technologies enable customers to manage, protect and monetize their enterprise assets whether on-premise or in the “cloud.”
Jersey City Startup Welnys Aims to Disrupt Corporate Wellness Programs
Heather Waibel, founder and sole proprietor of the startup Welnys (Jersey City), has created a wellness program that includes a network of providers and software to monitor a member's participation and progress. Waibel self-funded her startup, which launched in May 2016 and released its first software product in February.