Members in the News

Glen Eagle Advisors LLC will be presented with the 2016 Annual Circle of Excellence Award for Small Businesses by the Greater Monmouth Chamber of Commerce (Susan Michel, Glen Eagle Advisors, LLC) Click here to read more.

Mike Michalowicz’s newest book, Surge, was released last week and guides businesses through experience surge growth. The book is available at Amazon or your favorite bookstore.

Want success in seven steps? This guy wrote the book – Carl Gould started 7 Stage Advisors to teach secrets of successful companies (Carl Gould, 7 Stage Advisors) Click here to read more.

Author, Entrepreneur Mike Michalowicz to Keynote 2016 Interior Design Summit. (Mike Michalowicz, Profit First Professionals) Click here to read more.

No.1 sales tip given To 1,000 business leaders (Caryn Kopp, Kopp Consulting) Click here to read more.

InCharged Mobile Technology Now Provides Cell Phone Charging Locker Rentals (Jessica Gonzalez, InCharged) Click here to read more.

Top 100 Agencies 2016 – Relevate Health Group (Scott WEintraub, Healthcare Regional Marketing) Click here to read more.

Friday, June 24th – last day to enter/nominate for the New Jersey Corporate Culture Awards!

SmartCEO is now accepting nominations for the inaugural New Jersey Corporate Culture Awards!

The Corporate Culture Awards program honors companies that foster a creative, collaborative workplace culture to enhance performance and sustain a competitive advantage. Smart leaders understand that culture is a company’s greatest asset, driving performance and growth. What’s more, a successful culture is actively and intentionally cultivated and developed.

Winners will be chosen by an independent committee of local business leaders, profiled in SmartCEO magazine, and celebrated at a high-energy awards event in December! Check out the 2015 Greater New York Winners


Who should apply?

  • Companies must be headquartered New Jersey.
  • Companies must generate a minimum of $2.5 million in annual revenue.
  • Applicants must hold a top leadership role in their company (chairman, CEO, president, owner, executive director of a nonprofit) for at least one year.
  • Applicants must provide detailed and tangible accounts about their company’s culture, mission and strategy and how it’s driven the organization’s business outcomes.

How to apply or nominate:

  • Complete the attached word document and send back
  • OR:

How you are selected:

Upon completion of the application, applicants will receive notification that their application has been received and is under review. All applicants will be evaluated by an independent panel of local business leaders and assessed strictly based on the information provided in the application.


Members in the News

Advance Realty’s Executive Quarters at Bedminster Selected as The Outstanding Building of the Year by BOMA-NJ (Kurt Padavano, Advance Realty) Click here to read more.

Bestselling author Carl Gould gives business talk regarding “Biz Dev Done Right” (Carl Gould, 7 Stage Advisors) Click here to read more.

Global News

“EO One Level Up”

Location & date: Munich, Germany during Oktoberfest (September 26th-28th). The biggest Social will bring all participants in one beer tent, allowing for intense networking.

To maximize the benefit for Accelerators, the event will be open to both Accelerators and EO members alike in a 50 / 50 ratio.

The conference will touch the personal lives of attendees in the first place. Participants will grow their personality and leave the conference being a better version of themselves. The learning sessions are all built on one another and will take the attendees on a journey to develop their own personality – ultimately translating to being better business leaders.

Tickets are expected to sell out very fast (the first 50 tickets are early birds).

I would be extremely grateful if you want to promote this event to your board and chapter, and if you can share all the news that we post on Facebook in your chapter Facebook page.

Questions? Check out the event website here: or, contact Leticia Navarro, Events Manager for EO’s Europe and Middle East, Pakistan and Africa regions, at

Welcome new Members

During the April Test Drive there were several candidates identified and invited to join EONJ. Please welcome the below new members:

  • James Fedich – Village Family Clinic
  • Jessica Gonzalez – InCharged
  • Josh Hankes – Groome Industrial Service Group, LLC
  • Walter Hopkins – WJH Engineering
  • Kieran Lynch – Lynch Contracting, LLC
  • Michael Mroz – Michael Robert Construction


Global News

EO UNLIMITED: Unlimited 2016 ‘Magic No 7’ is about growth and the chances and opportunities over the next 7 years. The program includes a  4-day conference is filled with 24 impassioned speakers, pitches, presentations, panels and great socials. Only a few tickets left, Extend your stay in Rotterdam and buy your ticket now:

  •  EO Family Retreat and Experience
    • Registration for the 2016 EO Family Retreat and Experience, to be held 29 June – 2 July 2016 in Orlando, FL, USA.
    • The dates of the program are 29 June – 2 July 2016, starting Wednesday early evening and departures on Saturday morning. For more details, please check out the website. Don’t miss out on important updates and the opportunity to connect with other families by joining the Family Retreat and Experience Facebook Group! With inspirational speakers like Barrington Irving and Sean & Leigh Anne Tuohy and take home value from the Disney Youth Education Series and workshop speakers like Lizzie Post, this EO Family Program will be an EO event that you and your family shouldn’t miss! The program will touch on topics that YOU told us were important to you, your spouse and your family, such as communication, leadership, time management, ownership and responsibility and more! This program has been designed to allow you the time to connect and bond with your family, while learning and growing as individuals, couples, and as a family.
  • The 2016 EO London Global UniversityFast FactsLocation: London, England
  • Registration: Click here to register.
  • Website:
  • Hotel: Grosvenor House, a JW Marriott Hotel
  • Dates: 7-11 September 2016
  • EO invites you to join us in London from 7-11 September to celebrate the adventure that is entrepreneurial life. The learning aspect of the University will explore our entrepreneurial journey with a variety of speakers to challenge our mind, body and soul, and socials that will embrace the diversity and culture of this eclectic city. Visit the University website for more details, “like” the Facebook fan page and fill out the London Global University interest list to receive updates!

Members in the News

“It’s here! Author Mike Michalowicz has released his new book, #Surge. A fascinating way to have rapid biz #growth (Michael Michalowicz, Profit First Professionals) Click here to read more.

How to increase revenue-generating activities (Caryn Kopp, Kopp Consulting) Click here to read more.

Members in the News

SPEEDVEGAS’ Track Officially Opens with Lamborghinis, Porsches, Ferraris, Audis and Shelbys on a 1.5 Mile Formula One-Inspired Racetrack (Aaron Fessler, SPEEDVAGAS) Click here to read more.

Chief Door Opener Caryn Kopp hits’s Best-Seller Status (Caryn Kopp, Kopp Consulting) Click here to read more.

The Bronx’s Historic Post Office Nears Its Future As a Revamped Community Hub                (Kieran Flanagan, Hollister Construction Services) Click here to read more.

Introducing Jersey’s Best Marketing & Communications Professionals under 40! (Nick Kraus, Kraus Marketing) Click here to read more.

When hiring sellers, pay attention to the minutia (Caryn Kopp, Kopp Consulting) Click here to read more.