At Stevens Hackathon, Students and Community Come Together to Solve Digital Healthcare Challenges
The Stevens Venture Center (SVC) held its first hackathon on October 6-8, and it was a hackathon with a purpose. The Digital Healthcare Hackathon was designed to bring together the community, tech students and budding entrepreneurs to solve critical challenges in medicine.
E-Commerce, Digital Marketing Big Factors in “Watch Yo Mouth” Success, Caiola Says at Scarlet Startups
More than fifty people attended a Scarlet Startups meetup to listen to 2013 Rutgers graduate Joe Caiola speak at the Rutgers Business School, on the Livingston Campus, on October 25.
The Companies that Received Millions through the New Jersey EDA’s NOL Program This Year
The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) announced that 39 companies were approved to share over $46 million through the state’s Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program, also known as the Net Operating Loss (NOL) program. The amount was up from $35 million last year.
Einstein’s Alley Sign Unveiling Signals Economic Development along Central NJ’s Rt. 1 Corridor
On October 19, Einstein’s Alley, a private nonprofit regional development organization, unveiled a sign at the Princeton Corporate Plaza, on Route 1 in Monmouth Junction. This ceremony, attended by regional dignitaries, marked the first time the organization has designated a private office development as a part of Einstein’s Alley.
All Eyes on Camden’s Startup Community at Camden Catalyst Gala
On Oct. 20, hundreds of Camden tech and entrepreneurial community supporters came to the New Jersey Adventure Aquarium to celebrate the startups that had made it to the final round of the Camden Catalyst startup competition. The startup founders, who were competing for $25,000, were literally and figuratively surrounded by “sharks.” The winner was Fredric A. Byarm, for his startup Invincible City Farms (Camden), which aims to eliminate food deserts in Camden and elsewhere.