Posts Categorized: Entrepreneurs

Jad Mawlawi featured in Forbes for his Cutting-edge Approach to Marketing

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Many companies think that the path to growth lies in pop-up ads, sophisticated videos, social media remarketing, and a raft of analytics to master Google’s latest algorithms. In a recent Forbes article, however, entrepreneur Jad Mawlawi asserts that humanism—not technology—is the real key to getting and keeping more customers. As the co-founder and CEO of… Read more »

Wildly Driven 16-Year-Old Entrepreneur Arnav Jamwal Breaks $500k a Year Milestone as CEO of Two Companies

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In an ever more competitive business environment, the story of young entrepreneur Arnav Jamwal often leaves even the most optimistic people surprised to learn. With a powerful, laser-like focus and unrelenting desire to succeed, Arnav has built two large brands, Figurez, which focuses on helping develop other young entrepreneurs, and Figurez Digital, an independent music… Read more »

Rutgers Urban Retail Acceleration Program (URAP) Helps NJ Retailers/Restaurants to Grow and Thrive

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The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development at Rutgers University has launched the 2019 Urban Retail Acceleration Program (URAP).  The goals of the program are to help retail stores and restaurant owners to thrive, purchase property, and open additional locations in the growing downtown areas of Hudson and Essex County. “The participating URAP entrepreneurs will gain… Read more »

Damon Burton’s “Learning from Others” Podcast Passes Point of No Return

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Damon Burton is a widely respected author, speaker and the President of SEO National, a popular search engine optimization firm. He is also the host of “Learning from Others,” a podcast for entrepreneurs that has outlived most new podcasts with dozens of published episodes to date. Burton is well-suited for hosting a podcast. Prior to… Read more »

Rutgers Offers Business Training, $10K Grant Opportunities, & Funding Access for Minority Startups

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The second annual Black and Latino Tech initiative (BLT), a pre-accelerator program sponsored by The Rutgers University Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (CUEED), is accepting applications for its 2019 cohort.  BLT’s mission is to provide black and Latino startup owners/founders with educational training, mentorship, networking, and funding access from public and private sources…. Read more »