Company Roundup: RESOURCE1, Cognizant, InterCloud
RESOURCE1, a national provider of talent-acquisition and executive-search services, acquired Carnegie Affiliates, a boutique IT search firm. Cognizant (Teaneck) is forming a $100 million nonprofit foundation to support STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and digital education and skills initiatives for U.S. workers and students. InterCloud Systems (Shrewsbury), a provider of cloud networking orchestration and automation solutions and services, said that it had a definitive agreement for the sale of its subsidiary ADEX Corporation (Atlanta, Ga.)
Startup Roundup: MAINGEAR, Wylei, RobustWealth and Throtle
MAINGEAR (Kenilworth) has partnered with Unikrn , an esports betting brand, to create two co-branded luxury crypto-mining computers with UnikoinGold-mining capabilities. Cutting-edge personalized-marketing tech startup Wylei (Jersey City) has added heavy hitter Denice Torres to its board of directors. RobustWealth (Lambertville), a digital wealth-management platform designed by and for investment advisers, is partnering with Apex Clearing, an independent full-service clearing firm. In December, Throtle (Red Bank), a data onboarding company focused on “deterministic identity resolution,” said it closed a Series B funding round led by TransUnion.
At Founders Garden Meeting, Attendees Network, Share Ideas and Best Practices
At the recent “Founders Garden” Mastermind event, held by Upstart Garden, local business owners gathered on January 25 at the B2 Bistro + Bar, in Red Bank, to share ideas, best practices, referrals and, of course, pizza.
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.