Introducing the New Jersey Startups That Attended the New Jersey EDA’s May Founders & Funders Day, Part One
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.
NJBIA Economic Policy Forum Ponders, “Can Tech Help Revitalize New Jersey’s Distressed Cities?”
When she introduced keynote speaker Don Katz, founder and CEO of Audible Michele N. Siekerka, president and CEO of the New Jersey Business & Industry Association, called him “a true catalyst for Newark’s comeback. His community building efforts are proof that great companies build great communities.”
Checking Out the Future of AI and How Entrepreneurship Affects Spouses at the Stage of Wisdom: Propelify 2018
When it comes to ideal employees, Amy, Andrew and Eva rock. They work tirelessly: scheduling meetings, recording conversations and taking on various other mundane but important work-related tasks, while never asking for a vacation, sick days or a pay raise. That’s because they’re virtual assistants driven by artificial intelligence (AI).
Catching Entrepreneurial Insights at the Stage of Inspiration: Propelify 2018
“Rooted ideas that are idle don’t fly,” began the upbeat opening message at the “Stage of Inspiration,” one of the venues at Propelify, from the festival’s founder and CEO, Aaron Price. Resplendent in a white sports jacket (featuring the annual event’s spiffy cursive P logo), which appeared even brighter in contrast to the gray sky, Price kicked off the daylong (and into the evening) festivities on May 17 with a few words of wisdom before turning the stage over to the morning’s first emcee, Gerard Adams.
NJ TECH CORNER: MISTRAS GROUP, INC.
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