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NJAIS has corporate sponsorship, exhibitor, and underwriting opportunities.  For more information or questions, please contact Lisa Campisi, Corporate Sponsor Liaison at 201.654.6541 or 

To apply for Sponsorship for 2017-18, please complete the application 


Corporate Sponsors 

Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services

Austin & Company, Inc. (Strategic Partner)



ConnectOne Bank  (Strategic Partner)

Corporate Synergies

Educator’s Ally (Strategic Partner)

EisnerAmper, LLP

Endowment Legacy

Finalsite (Strategic Partner)

Fisher & Phillips LLP


Hollister Construction Services, LLC

JCJ Architecture (Strategic Partner)

Joseph A. Natoli Construction

JP Morgan Chase

Klatzkin & Company, LLP

Magnus Health (Strategic Partner)


Nassau Communications

NK Architects

PC University


REDCOM Design & Construction LLC

Reliable Office/Canon

Sage Dining (Strategic Partner)

Safe Schools / Scenario Learning

School Uniforms by Tommy Hilfiger (Strategic Partner)

Schwartz Simon Edelstein & Celso

Stone House Group


Venable LLP (Strategic Partner)

V.J. Scozzari & Sons, Inc.

Willis Towers Watson

WithumSmith + Brown

Wohlsen Construction



Austin & Company, Inc.

20 Corporate Woods Blvd.
Albany, NY 12211
Contact Person: James A. Sidford,

Austin & Co., Inc. is celebrating 165 years of providing a consultative approach to insurance, employee benefits, HR consulting, technology and payroll. Our employees work with independent schools every day to manage risk, make life easier, and improve efficiency. We constantly expand our knowledge, services, and relationships in order to be your go-to resource.

Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services Inc.

200 Jefferson Park Road
Whippany, NJ 07981 
(973) 921-8490
Daniel Regan, Area Senior Vice President,

Gallagher uses national resources to support local knowledge in order to help our independent school clients and prospects understand, budget, and control the finances related to their risk management program.  This approach includes training, crisis management, benchmarking, placement of dividend eligible property & casualty insurance coverage, employee benefit programs, and risk management consulting. 


2000 Daniel Island Drive
Charlestown, SC 29492
Contact Person: Dan Weede, Account Executive,

Helping schools achieve their goals and mission with one solution for school data.
At Blackbaud, we understand the challenges private schools face today and are uniquely positioned to deliver a school a future when—at any given moment—a student can be checking homework assignments, donors can be making gifts online, teachers can be logging grades, parents can be paying their bills, school staff can be performing an array of administrative functions with ease, and so much more—all from within one modern, cloud-based, fully connected system.


2421 Atlantic Avenue
Manasquan, NJ 08736
Contact Person: Jim O'Connor,

Retirement Plan Administration & Consulting
Health Benefits Consulting/Brokerage
Payroll & HR/Benefits Technology Services 
Serving over 100 academic institutions for 403b administration and consulting with TIAA Cref.
Independent and objective advice/service for all Retirement and Health plan needs.
Serving dozens of academic institutions for all of their Health & Welfare Benefits needs.
Integration with Payroll and HR Technology for efficient and effective program management.
Local Service Team based in Manasquan, NJ.
Team Leader, Jim O'Connor, is a former independent school board member and treasurer (Pre-K to 8th grade, NJAIS school).


ConnectOne Bank

301 Sylvan Avenue
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
Contact Person: Mark Cardone, First Senior Vice President:, 908-206-2860

ConnectOne Bank serves the financial needs of independent K-12 educational institutions in New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and beyond. Recognized for outstanding client services and accessibility to decision-makers, ConnectOne Bank offers creative solutions including cash management services that typically reduce/eliminate bank service fees while increasing interest income on operating balances, school campus renovation and expansion financing (both taxable & tax-exempt) and a Bank-donation Affinity Program.


Corporate Synergies Group, LLC

5000 Dearborn Circle, Suite 100
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
Contact Person: Ward Bauman,

Corporate Synergies is a national group-employee benefits and property and casualty insurance brokerage and consulting firm. The firm delivers strategies that control costs, relieve administrative burdens and mitigate risk. Its experts develop a deeper understanding through established listening posts in all areas of their competencies, fueling the ability to better execute. The company has won numerous awards and is recognized for its level of service and innovative programs. Corporate Synergies operates from six U.S. locations, including the headquarters in Mount Laurel, New Jersey; and regional offices in New York City; Melville, New York; Wayne, Pennsylvania; Bethesda, Maryland; and Orlando, Florida.

Educator's Ally

P.O. Box 2077
New York, NY 10185
(914) 666-6323

Educator's Ally connects teachers and administrators with independent schools. Since 1975, EA’s highly personalized approach to recruiting has been valued by schools and candidates alike. With New York roots and a national reach, EA represents and recruits for day and boarding schools across the country.

EisnerAmper LLP

111 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, NJ 08830-2700
Contact Person: Richard Cohen, CPA, Partner,

EisnerAmper LLP is a full service public accounting firm providing audit, tax, and consulting services to over 350 non-profit organizations, including approximately 40 independent schools. The firm has partners, managers, and staff members dedicated to audits of non-profits who are fully aware of the financial and accounting concerns that independent schools face. Our team is prepared to roll up our sleeves and work alongside you to ensure that any issues your school may be experiencing are dealt with as they arise, not just at year-end.

Endowment Legacy 

870 Bainbridge Drive
Westchester, PA 19382
Contact Person: Michael Mercer,

Endowment Legacy Uses "School Owned LIfe Insurance" (SOLI) as a personal fundraising approach to leverage donations, engage alumni and create legacy recognition. Each Life Insurance policy has a naming opportunity with gift challenges and a new conversation around increased giving. The core of the program that includes the school owning the policy and being named beneficiary, with tax deductible donations, enables the school to customize targeted campaigns that create large impacts.



809 Main Street
East Hartford, CT 06108
860.289.3507 or 800.592.2469
Contact Person: Rob DiMartino:

Finalsite delivers superior web software experience on mobile and desktop platforms for the educational community.


Fisher & Phillips Education Practice Group

430 Mountain Ave.
Suite 303
Murray Hill, NJ 07974
Contact Person: Kathleen McLeod Caminiti:

Fisher Phillips, with 350 attorneys in 33 offices, provides practical business solutions for employers’ workplace legal problems. The core mission of the Fisher Phillips Education Practice Group is to help administrators of educational institutions understand and meet their legal obligations to faculty, staff, and students under state and federal laws. Fisher Phillips recognizes that each decision made in the school environment – from application and admission to termination and expulsion – affects relationships with students, parents, faculty, and staff. FIsher Phillips helps schools understand their rights and responsibilities associated with each decision, and assists in achieving the best possible results at every step.


Flik Independent School Dining
3 International Drive
Rye Brook, NY 10573
Contact Person: Elsie LaCourt,

Flik is a diverse family of food and nutrition specialists dedicated to providing the academic community with fun, healthy dining options.


Hollister Construction Services, LLC

339 Jefferson Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054

Hollister Construction Services is a pre-eminent commercial construction services firm in the NY Metro area. Our team of exceptionally talented people utilize the latest in technology and embrace best practices in project management to deliver award-winning results. The principals at Hollister have over 50 years of experience serving as general contractor, construction manager and design builder for a broad range of clients.

Our client base continues to expand because of an unparalleled commitment to quality illustrated by the caliber of our personnel and our workmanship. Our clients, contractors, vendors and employees make up a trusted community that is built upon a foundation of exceptional service, communication and transparency. Our unconditional commitment to client satisfaction is what inherently guarantees quality deliverables in a seamless transition from project initiation to completion. Our specialties include interior and exterior renovations, remodeling, building additions and ground up construction of corporate, education, healthcare, industrial, retail and residential structures.


JCJ Architecture 

Tower 49, 12 E 49th Street 11th Floor
NY, NY 10017
Tel: 877.389.9395 
Contact Person: Peter Bachmann:

 JCJ Architecture is a national design practice that practices Engaged Design. Currently in our 80th year, we provide master planning, architecture, and interior design services for K-12 education, college and university, performing arts, public safety, community, & hospitality projects nationwide. With offices in New York City, Hartford, Boston, Atlanta, Los Angeles Phoenix, & San Diego the firm is dedicated to advancing the discussion around where facilities & 21st C learning principles meet.


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Joseph A. Natoli Construction Corp.

293 Change Bridge Road
Pine Brook, NJ 07058
Contact Person: Tom Sutphen:

For 40+ years, each contract entered into by Joseph A. Natoli Construction Corporation comes with a promise of dedication to the highest standards of integrity, expertise, and the fulfillment that comes through pride and hard work. The faithful adherence to these principles is what has attributed to Natoli Construction's long term success. Natoli Construction's size is only limited to its ability to provide direct participation of its principals in each and every project. Whether its constructing a new building, adding an addition, or renovating existing space, Natoli Construction has developed long-standing relationships with many independent schools we have worked with.


JPMorgan Chase & Co
250 Peale Ave, Suite 105
Saddle Brook, NJ 07663

Contact Person: Ms. Karen McGuinness,

JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) is one of the oldest financial institutions in the United States. With a history dating back over 200 years, here's where we stand today:

•We are a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion.
•We operate in more than 60 countries.
•We have over 240,000 employees.
•We serve millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients.
•We are a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.
•Our stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
The Non-profit & Education Banking team specializes in K-12 Independent Schools.



Klatzkin & Company, LLP

1670 Whitehorse Hamilton Sq. Rd. 
Hamilton, NJ 08690
Main Number 609-890-9189
Contact Person: Chris Maynard, CPA

 Klatzkin & Company, LLP, is an accounting and advisory firm with offices in Central New Jersey and Lower Bucks County, Pennsylvania.  For more than 85 years our team of professionals have served as trusted management advisors to many nonprofit organizations, guiding them through unique business challenges and financial matters.  We are ready to assist your independent school with any auditing, tax, or accounting and consulting services that you may need.

Firm Services:
Accounting, Auditing, Tax, Consulting and Advisory Services, Estate Planning and Succession Planning.




P.O. Box 7648
Princeton, NJ 08543-7648
Contact Person: Lovepreet Buttar:

 Mercadien offers a full spectrum of accounting and advisory services, including traditional audit and financial reporting; tax planning; compliance oversight, risk assessment and litigation support services; management and board consulting, as well as technology and wealth management solutions.  Founded in 1963 and comprised of dedicated, experienced and highly-credentialed professionals, the firm serves organizations of nearly every type and industry, including financial institutions, nonprofits, government entities, and wealthy individuals and families.  Mercadien provides forward-thinking financial and strategic services designed to maximize profitability, minimize taxes and risk, and evaluate systems and processes, while increasing efficiencies, for its many diverse and sophisticated clients.


Nassau Communications

Nassau Communications
650 Whitehead Road
Lawrence, NJ  08648



NK Architects

95 Washington Street
Morristown, NJ 07960
Contact Person: Michael Gorman:

NK Architects specializes and excels in demanding educational projects where student academics and development are the first priority. NK Architects believes that insightfully-designed flexible spaces can invite participation, simultaneously accommodating a variety of users and uses, encouraging participants to engage in immersive and interactive exchanges. These fertile academic settings help equip students to compete in a global economy that increasingly demands sophisticated skills, intellectual agility and empathy for others.

Its designs help sharpen intellect and social skills, promote a sense of community, advance the school's impact on society and shape today's college students for the challenges and opportunities of tomorrow.


 P.C University Distributers, Inc.

99 West Hawthorne Ave
Suite 521
Valley Stream, NY 11580

Contact Person: Sandy Ramjit:

PC University is a full-service technology solutions provider. We deliver todays best technology solution for the education market. Our wide-ranging product line includes computer hardware, software, interactive display panels, printers, 3D printer solutions, projectors, document cameras, video, sound, software licensing, A/V equipment, scanners, supplies, laptops, workstations, servers and Installation Services. At PC University we are confident that we can be of assistance in finding solutions to fit your needs and your budget.


42 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10004
Front Desk: (212) 968-0190

Promenet Inc. is a premier provider of IT consultation, network integration, and managed services that helps its clients design, update, and maintain their IT infrastructures. Promenet’s technology experts have a history of successful consultation and ongoing support.
Promenet’s goal is to deeply please its clients in education services. As a result, Promenet has a “customer for life” philosophy, and sees itself as stakeholders in the clients’ pursuit of meeting their organizational objectives. Promenet works with clients to ensure that its solutions not only meet the immediate needs of the client, but also align with plans for the future.

Some of Promenet’s recent clients in education include:

  • Friends Seminary School
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
  • Trinity School


REDCOM Design & Construction LLC

P.O. Box 160
Westfield, NJ 07090
Contact Person is Caroline L'Heureux,

REDCOM is passionate about producing the ideal finished product for our clients. We will work with you from the initial design to the interior finishes and will not stop until you are satisfied with every aspect. Our in-house Engineers, Architects, Project Managers and Interior Designers posses numerous skill sets, and have been able to design, receive approvals for, and construct many diversified facilities. As we begin a new or improved facility for your school or business, we have only your future in mind.

Reliable Office Solutions
4442 Arthur Kills Rd.
Suite 8
Staten Island, NY 10309
Contact Person: Kevin James:


2135 Dana Ave.
Suite 300
Cincinnati, OH 45207
Contact Person is Justin Moore,

Our SafeSchools Online Training System completely automates your staff training, saving you valuable time and money. Access high quality courses on important school safety topics by leading experts, now available in one convenient online system. Implementation is fast and easy and your system can be set up in just a few hours. Safety training and compliance have never been easier or more efficient. Plus, your staff will love the convenience of completing their coursework online, when it's most convenient for their schedules!


SAGE Dining Services

1402 York Road, Suite 100 
Lutherville, MD 21093
Contact Person: Maurice Short,

SAGE was founded in 1990 by Paco Rodriguez, Tina Rodriguez and Ken Pensalfini. Their goal was to deliver superior food service to customers and present an ethical, rewarding work environment for food service professionals. SAGE Dining Services serves many NJAIS schools.







Schwartz, Simon, Edelstein & Celso

100 South Jefferson Road, Suite 200
Whippany, NJ 07981
Contact, Larry Schwartz, Partner

SSE&C is a full service law firm committed to providing superior legal services in a dependable, responsive, aggressive, and ethical manner. The firm provides value driven, innovative legal solutions tailored to the specific needs of each client. SSE&C is a firm that cultivates an environment of teamwork, respect, and excellence.



V.J. Scozzari & Sons, Inc. General Contractors & Construction Managers


84 Route 31 North, Suite 201
Pennington, New Jersey 08534
Contact Person: Marie Bowers,

V.J. Scozzari & Sons, Inc. has been meeting the construction needs of clients for more than three generations. It continues to adhere to the basic business values that have guided the company from its very earliest days in business — attention to quality, honest and mutually beneficial client relationships, and a management philosophy that emphasizes treating clients, employees, and partners with respect and fairness.

V.J. Scozzari & Sons has developed its reputation by specializing in the area of independent school construction. Representatives are eager to hear about a client’s next project, and discuss ways they can help plan and execute the project to deliver even greater value to the school and its stakeholders.


Stone House Group
301 Broadway
Bethlehem, PA  18015
Contact Person:  Lawrence (Larry) Eighmy 

The firm provides technical, operational and green consulting to not-for profit clients.  Typical services include owner's representation for large capital projects, commissioning, utility master planning, and LEED® support and administration.  





1670 Broadway St., Suite 2200
Denver, CO 80202
Contact Person: Suzanne Spunzo:

The TIAA-CREF family of companies is a prominent financial services organization dedicated to providing lifetime financial security to those in the health care, academic, cultural, and research fields – for people who work to serve others. An organization with more than $520 billion in total assets under management as of 31 March 2013, TIAA-CREF has more than 3.9 million participants in more than 27,000 plans and 15,000 public and private institutions.

Willis Towers Watson

100 Matsonford Rd
Building 5, Suite 200
Randor, PA 19087
Contact Person: Reid Sandner,

Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company that helps clients around the world turn risk into a path for growth. With roots dating to 1828, WillisTowers Watson has 39,000 employees in more than 120 countries. 

Our goal is to provide our school clients with the broadest coverage available at the most reasonable cost. We strive to provide unbiased comparisons and evaluate coverage differences so our clients can make informed decisions.

WithumSmith + Brown
331 Newman Springs Road, Suite 125
Red Bank, NJ 07701
Contact Person: Glenn Bellomy:

 WithumSmith + Brown's team of professionals has been serving the not-for-profit and educational services communities on a local, national and international level for 40 years. We provide traditional audit, accounting and tax services as well as value-added consulting services to our clients. We are ready to assist you in meeting and overcoming all obstacles in your path to achieving both financial and programmatic success. The depth and breadth of our experience working in the not-for-profit and educational service areas will put your organization and the communities you serve in a position of strength.



Wohlsen Construction Company

400 Lanidex Plaza, Suite 4104
Parsippany, NJ 07054
Contact Person: David Kristjanson

Wohlsen Construction Company was founded in 1890 and provides preconstruction, construction management, general contracting, design/build, and green construction services to academic clients in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast Regions. Wohlsen employs specialists in the market who are accustomed to working on occupied campuses and deploy the highest level of safety standards. 

Wohlsen is recognized throughout the industry for its sustainable building practices and award winning projects including student housing, performing arts centers, STEM buildings, and athletic facilities. We are active members of ADVIS, AICUP, ERAPPA and NJAIS.




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