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 |2018-10-03T05:31:37-05:00January 8th, 2015|Categories: Events, Immigration, News|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 |2018-10-03T05:32:08-05:00January 7th, 2015|Categories: Immigration, News|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 |2017-07-02T17:53:22-05:00September 12th, 2014|Categories: Immigration, Video|Comments Off on John T Lau Awarded NJIEA Albert Einstein Award

Immigration Award

As a leader in New Jersey’s technology sector, Einstein’s Alley strongly recognizes the need for immigration reform legislation.  In part to demonstrate that commitment, Einstein’s Alley was a founding sponsor of the Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards.  And we are proud to announce the opening of nominations for the 2nd Annual New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards.  

By |2014-10-22T16:34:49-05:00June 12th, 2014|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Immigration Award

Improving the EB-5 Investor Visa Program: International Financing for U.S. Regional Economic Development

Difficulties in accessing traditional domestic financing brought on by the Great Recession, along with a rise in the number of wealthy investors in developing countries, have led to a recent spike in interest in the EB-5 Immigrant Investor visa program. Through this federal visa program administered by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), immigrant investors

By |2014-06-25T11:53:53-05:00March 28th, 2014|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Improving the EB-5 Investor Visa Program: International Financing for U.S. Regional Economic Development

Immigration Reform Stalls Again

This past week, it looked like some progress was going to be made only to have the Republicans pull back again. This article from the US Chamber of Commerce was written when the situation still looked hopeful. Although the situation has changed, the article makes many important points on immigration reform and is a good

By |2014-06-25T11:40:59-05:00February 22nd, 2014|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Immigration Reform Stalls Again

Map the Impact of Immigration Across the Nation

A project of the Partnership for a New American Economy The Pew Hispanic Survey found that almost 2 million foreign born residents were living in the state in 2011, a number that grew by more than 25 percent between 2000 and 2011. These foreign born residents play a major role boosting the state's economy: despite

By |2014-06-25T11:17:53-05:00January 17th, 2014|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Map the Impact of Immigration Across the Nation

Immigration Awards

On Wednesday, November 20th, Einstein's Alley along with eleven other business groups, associations, local and bi-national chambers of commerce in NJ hosted the 1st Annual NJ Immigrant Entrepreneur Award Program at the Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurship-Silberman College of Business-Fairleigh Dickinson University. The NJIEAwards honored ten first-generation immigrant business leaders helping local New Jersey communities thrive.

By |2014-07-16T08:58:12-05:00December 20th, 2013|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Immigration Awards

Immigrant Awards

On Wednesday, November 20th, Einstein’s Alley along with eleven other business groups, associations, local and bi-national chambers of commerce in NJ hosted the 1st Annual NJ Immigrant Entrepreneur Award Program at the Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurship-Silberman College of Business-Fairleigh Dickinson University. The NJIEAwards honored ten first-generation immigrant business leaders helping local New Jersey communities thrive. The awardees

By |2014-10-22T16:33:44-05:00November 21st, 2013|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Immigrant Awards

Immigration Activities Update and First Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Award

An editorial in today’s Trenton Times (November 6, 2013) indicates that the economic and social impact of immigration cannot go unnoticed. They quoted a recent report by the independent, non-partisan Center for American Progress. That report “anticipates an economic boost of $832 billion-$50 billion in New Jersey alone-over the next 10 years in terms of

By |2017-07-29T18:57:54-05:00November 6th, 2013|Categories: Immigration|Comments Off on Immigration Activities Update and First Annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Award