Nominations Underway for the 24th Annual New Jersey Family Business of the Year Awards

Fairleigh Dickinson University calls all family firms and the business community to take part in the most prestigious acknowledgment of the power of family business in the State of New Jersey. Each year since 1992, Fairleigh Dickinson University's Rothman Institute coordinates with other corporate sponsors the Annual New Jersey Family Business of the Year Awards, which selects the finest family businesses in the state and recognizes them at an awards luncheon each fall. Winners will be profiled in New Jersey Business Magazine, a Publication of the New Jersey Business & Industry Association.

Applications may be downloaded here. The deadline to nominate is May 13, 2016.

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A panel of judges comprised of previous winners and members of the business community will choose the companies that best exemplify a multigenerational impact on the community, perseverance, commitment to family, and business success.

Sponsors include PNC Bank, Sobel & Co., Fox Rothschild, the Crystal Plaza, New Jersey Business & Industry Association, New Jersey Business Magazine, and Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business and Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

The New Jersey Family Business of the Year Awards recognize the significant contributions to the economy and community made by New Jersey family businesses whose innovative strategies and business practices have had a positive impact on the state and local economy, and on society. Part of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business since 1989, the mission of the Rothman Institute of Innovation and Entrepreneurship is to teach and support entrepreneurship and innovation in the academic, business and nonprofit communities. For more information, go to www.fdu.edu/rothman or call 973-443-8842.

FDU Office of Public Relations

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Dan Landau,
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Helen Grill,
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