Weekender 2/13/15

Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. To all who came out on February 5 to support our 22nd Annual Dinner Meeting and Innovation Celebration, thank you! The event was a tremendous success with over 750 registrants. We hope you enjoyed the plentiful networking and great stories from our keynote speaker The Marathon Man Don… Read the full article


Weekender 1/30/15

Welcome to another edition of The Weekender. We didn’t get to say it last week, so congratulations to the NPS Pharma team and their President and CEO Dr. Francois Nader, who received FDA approval for Natpara! This is NPS’s second drug approval in as many years and excellent news for the New Jersey life sciences… Read the full article


Weekender 1/23/15

Welcome, everyone, to another edition of The Weekender. Choose New Jersey made a strong choice yesterday in selecting NJEDA CEO Michele Brown to fill the very big shoes left by Tracye McDaniel as the new Choose New Jersey CEO. We look forward to working with Michele to bring more life sciences companies to New Jersey…. Read the full article


Weekender 1/16/15

Welcome, everyone, to another edition of The Weekender.   BioNJ would like to recognize Celgene Corporation and Tax Transfer Corporation, for signing on as our first ever Market Maker Members!   The Market Maker nomenclature follows our belief that our Members are our Investors and this category of investment demonstrates the Member Investors’ commitment to… Read the full article


Weekender 1/9/15

Happy New Year and welcome back to the first Weekender of 2015! It’s jam-packed with excellent stories from a number of BioNJ Members and BioNJ. By now we hope you’ve seen some of the exciting news about what’s going to take place at The Gateway Gala. The meeting will start out on a strong note… Read the full article


Weekender 12/19/14

As we close out 2014, we hope you saw our launch earlier this week of The Academy at BioNJ. Announced on December 17, The Academy will place a special emphasis on professional training and development to ensure that employers have access to exceptional programs and resources that will serve the New Jersey sciences talent pool… Read the full article


Weekender 12/12/14

Besides the holidays, the end of the year is a time to look back at your investments. News came across our desk this week noting that the pharmaceutical industry is seeing a higher return on its investments in research and development (R&D), something that will help continue to fuel our thriving industry. The New Jersey… Read the full article


Weekender 12/5/14

It’s hard to believe that we are entering the first weekend in December, which means a lot of activity on the business front – securing the last few product approvals, closing the books on some important deals – and bringing in the holidays. No doubt it’s been a busy first week of December for New… Read the full article


Weekender 11/21/14

Another outstanding week for New Jersey! Topping the list of good news stories, Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation, received a positive opinion for OTEZLA (apremilast) from the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use. BioNJ Member GENEWIZ, Inc. was honored by NJBIZ as the 22nd fastest growing… Read the full article


Weekender 11/14/14

We take the trust that our Member Investors have placed in BioNJ very seriously, and we hope you will concur that our enhanced Vision. Mission and Strategic Initiatives which form the foundation of our new brand, BioNJ: The Gateway to Health, is a good use of your Investment in BioNJ. We are heartened by the… Read the full article