Fifth Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards

The NJIEA's esteemed panel of judges have selected the winners for the 2017 awards. This year, in addition to the Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year, we will be honoring immigrants for their achievements in Growth, Advocacy, and Innovation as well as recognizing a Rising Star. Congratulations! Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year: K. Peter Yu (Hong Kong),

By | 2017-09-01T16:11:38+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Categories: Entrepreneurship, Events, Immigration|Comments Off on Fifth Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards

How many NJ jobs are held by workers with tech visas targeted by Trump?

From NJ.com By Kathleen O'Brien April 19, 2017 President Donald Trump visited a tool manufacturer Snap-on Inc. in Kenosha, Wis., to tout upcoming changes in a visa program that brings in high-skilled workers. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) (Susan Walsh) About 85,000 jobs in New Jersey are held by foreign workers who are here on H-1B visas -

By | 2017-07-29T19:00:37+00:00 April 17th, 2017|Categories: Business Trends, Immigration, News|Comments Off on How many NJ jobs are held by workers with tech visas targeted by Trump?

Column: Immigrants Revitalize Detroit

According to Einstein's Alley Advisory Council member, Dr. Nicholas V. Montalto, who spoke at the Future of  Work Institute,  immigration is powering growth and economic development in the US. New Jersey has seen these benefits of immigration. Here is a story about what is going on in Detroit. From Detroit News By Steve Tobocman June 6, 2017 Immigration

By | 2017-07-29T19:01:01+00:00 April 16th, 2017|Categories: Business Trends, Entrepreneurship, Immigration|Comments Off on Column: Immigrants Revitalize Detroit

Informative Resource – The American Immigrant Policy Portal

With many of the political campaigns, especially on the political right, all talking about immigrants and immigration policy and threatening our interest in increasing high skilled immigration, you might want to connect to some good sources of information. The American Immigrant Policy Portal is a service of Diversity Dynamics, in association with the Center for International Social Work, School

By | 2017-06-30T11:53:55+00:00 September 10th, 2015|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Informative Resource – The American Immigrant Policy Portal

Indian Companies Account for $15 Billion in Investments, 9,000+ Jobs in NJ

For the first time, the report, "Indian Roots, American Soil," also captured a state-by-state breakdown of tangible investments made and jobs created by 100 Indian companies doing business in the United States. New Jersey, California, Texas, Illinois and New York are home to the most Americans directly employed by Indian companies. Texas, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, New York, and New

By | 2017-06-30T13:13:33+00:00 September 10th, 2015|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Indian Companies Account for $15 Billion in Investments, 9,000+ Jobs in NJ

Immigration: An Economic Driver for New Jersey

(from New Jersey Business - A publication of NJBIA) When it comes to immigration law, there's only one thing on the mind of New Jersey employers in key industries: H1-B visas. These are the Holy Grail for New Jersey's pharma, medical and technology employers who need a growing number of software engineers and information technology

By | 2015-06-11T13:37:18+00:00 June 11th, 2015|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Immigration: An Economic Driver for New Jersey

Research on Immigration in Einstein’s Alley

Einstein's Alley is very pleased to be working with Princeton Professor Patricia Fernadez Kelly, along with the CBLI program leader, Trisha Thorme, and Ralph Widner, a member of the Einstein's Alley Advisory Council on an Immigration Information research project.Working with Princeton students and the information from the Princeton Community Profile that Ralph Widner developed for

By | 2015-06-11T13:30:28+00:00 June 11th, 2015|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Research on Immigration in Einstein’s Alley

Third Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards

This year, we will be honoring immigrants for their achievements in growth, advocacy, innovation, sustainability, and leadership, and we will name the 2015 Immigrant Entrepreneur of the Year. Are you an immigrant entrepreneur who has excelled in one of these fields? Do you know someone, a colleague, family member, neighbor, or friend, who you think

By | 2015-06-09T13:15:16+00:00 January 8th, 2015|Categories: Immigration, What's Happening in Einstein's Alley|Comments Off on Third Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards

First Person Account of Awards Program

by Marion Reinson, To the Point Consulting and Member of the Einstein's Alley Advisory Council On December 9th there was a wonderful celebration of New Jersey immigrant entrepreneurs...This event was born out of the desire to demonstrate that even in the midst of a politically polarizing debate on immigration, we can all celebrate the contributions

By | 2015-01-12T08:38:34+00:00 January 7th, 2015|Categories: Immigration, Member Contributed News, What's Happening in Einstein's Alley|Comments Off on First Person Account of Awards Program

John T Lau Awarded NJIEA Albert Einstein Award

This award is presented to an immigrant owned and operated business that: • Exhibits exceptional, leading edge creative thinking in its business plan, launch, or growth phases in product development, operations, marketing or other aspects of its business • Has distinguished itself in comparison to other businesses in its sector • Has demonstrated breakthrough leadership

By | 2017-07-02T17:53:22+00:00 September 12th, 2014|Categories: Immigration, Video|Comments Off on John T Lau Awarded NJIEA Albert Einstein Award