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Welcome to our Newest Members

EONJ is beginning the new year with three new members…

  • Eric Toczko – ShineOn Jewelry
  • Mark Ciapka – ADWORKS
  • Michael Cukor – McGeary, Cukor Intellectual Property Law

Thank you to our referring members…

  • Harris Wolin
  • Ellen Pietrowitz Phillips

Members in the News

Global Charging Kiosk Market Outlook 2018-2023 : Brightbox, GIDOPHONE, ChargeItSpot, Veloxity, ChargeTech, goCharge, InCharged (Jessica Gonzalez, InCharged) Click here to read more.

Why are you having trouble closing the sale? (Caryn Kopp, Kopp Consulting) Click here to read more.

Summer STEM camps at Columbia-Greene CC starting July 9 (Rich Ginn, Black Rocket Productions, LLC) Click here to read more.

Run with Jack Daly MyEO Event

“Run with Jack” (Jack Daly) MyEO Event 4/21-4/22, Wildwood, NJ

Come join us to support and celebrate Jack Daly’s milestone bucket list accomplishment of running his 50th state marathon in Cape May N.J. on 4/22/18.  Hear Jack’s inspirational keynote the day before, celebrate with him at the after party after the race.  Run, cheer and/or support… but come.

 Weekend Agenda:

Date   /    Time     /    Events    /     Locations

4/21/18 at 3:00pm:  Inspirational Keynote by Jack Daly @ Montego Bay Resort (Adam’s Restaurant Meeting Room @ Montego Bay Resort)

4/22/18 at 7:15am:  Race Day Runs (Marathon, 10 miler, 5K or 1-mile fun run/walk) See below.  Busses leave from Montego Bay to the starting line at 7:15am

4/22/18 at 2:00pm:  After party (Cocktails & Appetizers) @ Coastal Blue Oceanside Bar & Grill

Addresses/Information & Links

Montego Bay Resort 1800 Boardwalk, North Wildwood, NJ

Coastal Blue Oceanside Bar & Grill, 9701 Atlantic Avenue, Wildwood Crest, NJ  08260

Marathon (26.2 miles), 10-miler, 5K (~3.5 miles) and 1-mile fun run options available (or just be a supporting fan and cheer him and the other runners on as they pass by!).  NOTE:  You must register for the races separately.

To register for the MyEO Event click here


Members in the News

Transforming farms into dynasties (Carl Gould, 7 Stage Advisors) Click here to read more.

DesignPoint Announcement of Winning Customer Satisfaction Award by SOLIDWORKS (John Cioffi, DesignPoint Solutions, Inc.) Click here to read more.

Fossil Farms Launches Their Line of Small Batch, Handcrafted Salamis (Lance Appelbaum, Fossil Farms) Click here to read more.

Greater Westfield Area Chamber of Commerce to Honor Business Owners at 70th Anniversary Celebration (Ron Shovlin, Shovlin Mattress Factory) Click here to read more.

EONJ GSEA Competition

Rutgers student wins regional Global Student Entrepreneur Awards competition Click here to read more.

Thank you to our generous Lead Sponsors, Award Sponsors and judges!

  • Larry Prager – Entology, Inc. – Mentor
  • Darlene Panzitta – DSP Clinical Research, LLC – Mentor
  • JB Blanchard – RoofDeck Solutions – Judge
  • Carl Gould – 7 Stage Advisors -Award sponsor
  • Caryn Kopp – Kopp Consulting – Award Sponsor
  • Nick Kraus – Kraus Marketing – Award Sponsor
  • Keith Maddox – J.A. Lee Electric – Judge
  • Kevin Mahoney – – Judge
  • Susan Michael – Glen Eagle Advisors – Judge
  • Kurt Olender – Olender Feldman – Award Sponsor, Judge
  • Adam Schnitzler – The S3 Agency – Award Sponsor, Judge
  • Michael Schofel – Eastman Companies – Lead Sponsor, Award Sponsor and Program Director
  • Andy Tupler – Tupler Financial – Award Sponsor
  • Harris Wolin – Myers Wolin – Award Sponsor
  • Alan Sobel – Sobel & Co, LLC – Lead Sponsor
  • Brian Warden – Wilentz Goldman & Spitzer, Attorneys at Law – Lead Sponsor
  • Dartcor Food Services

Members in the News

Can Accenture Take Over Advertising? (Denise Blasevick, The S3 Agency) Click here to read more.

Lawline Featured in New Book for Entrepreneurs (Michael Michalowicz, Profit First Professionals) Click here to read more.

How Ad Agency Life Has Changed from the Golden Age to the Digital Age (Denise Blasevick, The S3 Agency) Click here to read more.

Employees are talking, are you listening? 5 tips for fostering a culture of open communication (Denise Blasevick, The S3 Agency) Click here to read more.

Hollister employees volunteer at FoodBank (Hollister Construction, Kieran Flanagan) Click here to read more.

How to set your small business apart (Michael Michaelowicz, Profit First Professionals) 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.