Newark Venture Partner Labs Cohort Companies Talk About Lessons Learned During Their Accelerator Experience
After NVP Labs, the Newark Venture Partners accelerator, graduated its first class in December, we asked cohort members: What was the biggest lesson you learned as part of your experience? All of the startup founders who responded to our questions had something positive to say about NVP Labs. Several were unable to name just one lesson learned.
10 Questions for Tom Tobin, CEO of West Caldwell-based Startup Modelshop
What if financial analysts could create analytic applications in a fraction of the time they can now? What if they could then implement these applications so their customers or decision makers in their companies could use them in real-time? Financial services could provide real-time credit pricing decisions while a customer is on a website, recommend a rebalanced investment portfolio in real-time as a customer adjusts their profile online or flag possible compliance violations in online trading and stop the transactions before they present a risk to the company. This is the essential benefit of the analytic application platform offered by Modelshop.
Rutgers CUUED Hosts PII Conference to Discuss Opportunities for Minorities to Obtain Government Grants
On December 6, , the Rutger's Center for Urban Enterprise & Entrepreneurship (CUEED) hosted a conference launching the Pipeline to Inclusive Innovation (PII). During the event, panelists and speakers discussed how to find, apply for and get awards for SBIR (Small Business and Innovation Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer) grants. Approximately 150 people attended.
IDT Corp. is Incubating Tech Startups in Newark
Almost everyone who arrives in Newark via Interstate 280 can spot the IDT building at 520 Broad St. from the elevated road. It’s the building with a big bold IDT logo on top. When most folks think of IDT, they remember its days as one of the first VoIP companies. In the early 2000s, it owned a successful company called Net2Phone that specialized in international discount telecommunications. IDT sold that company for over $1 billion.
NJ TECH CORNER: Innodata
Innodata (NASDAQ: INOD) is a global digital services and solutions company. Its technology and services power information products and online retail destinations. Innodata's solutions help enterprises harness the power of digital data to re-imagine how to operate and drive performance.