New Jersey’s Economy in a Word – Dismal

BY: Regina Egea, President, Garden State Initiative I wanted to share with you an analysis conducted for GSI of the latest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data released today by the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Economic Analysis.   In the 2nd quarter of 2019, New Jersey's economy ranked 48th in the U.S. for growth and our neighbors grew View Article →

New Data Privacy Laws Demand More Proactive Board Oversight

By: George Gallinger, Principal, Governance, Risk & Compliance National Director, Leanne Agaman, Managing Director, Governance, Shahryar Shaghaghi, Principal, Cybersecurity & Privacy Practice Leader, Judy Selby, Managing Director, Privacy Advisory, Co-Lead, CohnReznick, LLP Today’s executives have plenty of reasons to worry about business risks. Chief among them is compliance with sweeping new privacy regulations that apply View Article →

When Co-Mingled Plumes Can Impact Your Project, CSIA May Be The Answer!

Michael Sylvester, Executive Vice President, EWMA & Ed Sullivan, LSRP, Founder of ELS Environmental         It’s a frustrating scenario that plays out quite frequently in New Jersey: a routine development is challenged by other unknown groundwater contaminants discovered on the site. Whether the property was already undergoing an environmental cleanup or the contaminants are a total View Article →

Manufacturing Matters

John W. Kennedy, CEO, New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program, Inc. At NJMEP we expend a great deal of time and energy leading up to National Manufacturing Day, because it has become the one day a year that we stop and celebrate an Industry that drives (both) our State & Federal economies. The problem for me View Article →