Posted on 07/01/2019
Alfa Demmellash, co-founder of Rising Tide Capital, was recently featured on Choose New Jersey’s Opportunity Zone Investors Panel.
On September 6th, Big Apple Urgent Care, a new urgent care and community wellness center located in the heart of East Flatbush, Brooklyn, held its official grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony featuring Dr. Aletha Maybank, Deputy Commissioner of the New York City Health Department and co-founder of the Center for Health Equity.
Big Apple Urgent Care Co-Founder Dr. Tamara Moise was recently featured in Essence Magazine for an op-ed written on the gun violence epidemic in the United States and the recent shooting of Dr. Tamara O’Neal. Check out the article here.
On November 8th, nonprofit Rising Tide Capital (RTC) received a $1 million investment from JPMorgan Chase (JPMC) at the organization’s annual celebration of entrepreneurship, “RISE To Expand Opportunity,” which took place at Harborside Atrium in Jersey City. Joy Mangano, UN Ambassador and the inspiration behind Oscar-nominated film Joy starring Jennifer Lawrence, co-hosted the event.
Edna Rashid, a Newark grandmother, and graduate of Rising Tide Capital’s Community Business Academy, started her own business, NF Insulation, which provides eco-friendly mechanical insulation services for commercial and industrial buildings. This year, NF Insulation secured a $100,000 contract with Verizon and she has more contracts on the way.
Check out her story here.
On May 9th, 2018, EWNJ honored 32 of New Jersey’s most influential and accomplished women leaders, including First Lady Tammy Murphy, at its signature biennial gala, Salute to the Policy Makers.
On May 22th, 2018, Irvington Mayor Tony Vauss, the Irvington Township Council, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, and HillTop Partners Urban Renewal LLC will cut the ribbon on 280 Park Place.
UPCOMING CLIENT EVENTS
EXECUTIVE WOMEN OF NEW JERSEY
A SEAT AT THE TABLE
October 29, 2019
7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
APA Hotel Woodbridge
120 South Wood Avenue