NVP Labs Celebrates Its Second Cohort amid Increased Economic Activity in Newark
At a rousing event that took place at the Prudential Center Arena on June 27, Newark Venture Partners Labs presented its current cohort of 11 startups, all of which are being launched in Newark. “NVP Labs Demo Day,” was packed, drawing about 500 members of the tri-state tech startup ecosystem including numerous investors.
In Hoboken, Propelify Means Business for Entrepreneurs and Service Providers
This year's Propelify Innovation Festival, held on May 18, certainly connected people and ideas in a way that made business happen! There were entrepreneurs, businesses providing services to entrepreneurs and established businesses providing goods and services that help entrepreneurs make their businesses thrive
At Stevens, Tim Urban Tells Entrepreneurs How to Think Like Elon Musk
Blogger Tim Urban gave the students and faculty at Stevens Institute of Technology some insights into how renowned entrepreneur and innovator Elon Musk thinks about entrepreneurship. Urban is the author of the blog “WaitButWhy.” His talk, on May 3, was part of the Thomas H. Scholl Lecture series at Stevens.
NJ EDA Officials Tour Jersey City Coworking Space Indiegrove
In April, NJTechWeekly.com accompanied Melissa Orsen, CEO of the EDA, and Kathleen Coviello, VP of technology & life science investments at the EDA, on a tour of the expanded Indiegrove facility. We spoke to some people working at tech companies based there, including the startup EventCombo, whose employees were taking advantage of the standup desk option at Indiegrove as we spoke.
NJ TECH CORNER: Verisk Analytics
Verisk Analytics Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSK) is a data analytics provider serving the insurance, natural resources and financial services sectors in the U.S. and elsewhere around the world. Customers include all of the top 100 property and casualty insurance providers in the U.S.