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12657 Alcosta Blvd. Suite 500
San Ramon, CA 94583 www.armaninollp.com
Contact: Dean Quiambao, Chief Relationship Builder, 925.790.2654, Dean.Quiambao@armaninoLLP.com
Armanino is one of the top 25 largest independent accounting and business consulting firms in the United States. Armanino’s education and nonprofit practice is the second largest industry niche in our firm by revenue, and largest by client count. We spend thousands of hours assisting private schools with a wide variety of accounting, audit, tax, consulting and other operational needs. We have decades of experience working with private schools. In fact, many of the best schools across the country choose to work with Armanino, not only because of our experience but also because of our vast understanding and insight of the operational environment of private schools and their Boards.
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.
CBIZ is one of the nation’s leading providers of professional advisory services, focused on accounting, benefits and insurance, HR and payroll solutions. We deliver those solutions to you through a unique combination of locally based, trusted advisors backed by a national team of specialized experts.
Citrin Cooperman’s Not-for-Profit Practice works with various not-for-profit organizations, including independent schools, social services organizations, professional associations, educational institutions, fundraising organizations, and private foundations. Our practice utilizes professionals with experience in providing audit and tax services to entities both locally and nationally.
In addition to fulfilling audit and tax needs, we can deliver value-added insight on operational and management issues, such as:
• Board fiduciary responsibilities
• Cash flow planning and budgeting
• Cost allocations
• Cost and work flow efficiencies
• Database management
• Employee benefits
• Enterprise risk management
• For-profit ventures
• Internal financial controls
• Investment planning
• Information technology, including Cyber-security
• Real estate transactions
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.
Donnelly Construction is a general contracting company that founded in 1977 by Rod Donnelly.
Donnelly Energy is a division of Donnelly Industries, Inc. the corporate name of the firm. Donnelly Energy is a participating firm in the Direct Install Program in the State Of New Jersey. This program monetary incentives to building owners to upgrade lighting and HVAC equipment to reduce energy consumption and expense.
Eastern Janitorial Company, of East Hanover, serves the janitorial and maintenance needs of many New Jersey businesses and institutions. With a legacy that began in 1977, we've grown to become a preferred partner for those responsible for premium office space, schools, public venues, and other institutions.
We operate in 3 divisions:
1) Full-Service Janitorial and Exterior Property Maintenance
2) Specialty Flooring which includes stone/terrazzo/concrete polishing, marmoleum and epoxy installation
3) Handyman Services which includes dedicated and on-call maintenance
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.
Erbach Communications Group is a full-service strategic communications and branding agency with a long track record of generating success for not-for-profits and education clients. It has a rich experience in brand development and branded publications.
Founded in 1985, First Republic Bank and its subsidiaries provide private banking, private business banking and private wealth management, including investment, trust and brokerage services. Community involvement with a focus on education has been a cornerstone of our mission. We provide schools with total banking solutions including tax-exempt financing, interim loans bridging capital campaigns and the seasonality of cash flows, cash management services, brokerage accounts for stock donations and short-term and long-term investment management.
Fusion Employer Services is a New Jersey based Professional Employer Organization (PEO). Fusion helps companies grow by being a trusted, one-stop shop for all their Human Resources needs, including benefits, payroll and workers’ compensation. Fusion handles all aspects of employee administration so the businesses we help can allocate precious resources and time back into their business. We are a boutique PEO and truly believe in putting the human touch in human resources. We offer a customized approach for each client with a common foundation of excellent customer service.
Hatfield Schwartz Law Group provides comprehensive, quality legal services to independent schools.
Hatfield Schwartz is the counsel to and a frequent speaker for the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools. Our independent school practice is focused on the salient issues facing school administrators, including board governance, training and compliance, as well as proper documentation. Hatfield Schwartz continues to represent public sector schools and charter schools, serving as general counsel, special counsel, and labor counsel.
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Tower 49, 12 E 49th Street 11th Floor
NY, NY 10017
Tel: 877.389.9395 www.jcj.com
Contact Person: Peter Bachmann: email@example.com
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.
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 it's 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.
Klatzkin is an accounting and advisory firm with offices in Hamilton, New Jersey, and Newtown, Pennsylvania. Since 1930, our team of professionals has served as trusted management advisors to many nonprofit organizations, guiding them through unique business challenges and financial matters. We have served federally funded organizations, private education institutions, and social services organizations, to name a few. We stand ready to assist with compliance requirements, provide accounting support, help with strategic planning needs, and more.
Magnus Health is the most innovative way for independent schools to collect, track, and manage student health information on one online platform. Our technology helps schools save time and money by streamlining communication with parents, reducing liability for school health professionals, and keeping schools prepared in the event of an emergency.
We believe in better student care and we help thousands of private school nurses, athletic trainers, and parents manage student health together. Magnus is trusted by more than 600 schools with over two million students across the country. For more information and to schedule an online demo, visit MagnusHealth.com.
Malvern Bank National Association (Malvern Bank) is a community bank dedicated to fulfilling the financial needs of the people and businesses throughout southeastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey, and the surrounding areas. Malvern Bank offers a complete range of products and services through its network of convenient Financial Centers.
Mercadien offers a full spectrum of accounting and advisory services, including traditional audit and financial reporting; tax planning; compliance oversight; risk assessment; litigation support services; management and board consulting; as well as 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.
Founded in 1945, Mutual of America provides retirement services nationwide to organizations and their employees. We work with organizations of various sizes to offer comprehensive retirement benefits, so they can focus on what’s important. Our retirement solutions help employees build the assets they need to support the life they deserve. We are committed to helping organizations fulfill their mission through conference and individual event participation and support.
Mutual of America is offering NJAIS members a complimentary, no-obligation retirement plan analysis. We’ll review your plan fees and expenses with you to help you meet your fiduciary obligation to ensure the costs of operating the plan are reasonable compared to the value being received.
650 Whitehead Road
Lawrence, NJ 08648
Contact Person: Ken Fisher, President, Cell: (908) 625-8512
We provide fiduciary oversight and investment consulting to school retirement plans and endowments. We are a Federally Registered Investment Advisory firm with no broker-dealer affiliations which means we are obligated by law to work in our client’s best interest. We have tailored education for 403(b) & 457(b) plans to make sure your employees are on-track to retire successfully. Our investment advisory services are client specific and provide fiduciary protection for school management and trustees. We help schools create effective fiduciary oversight by becoming your investment fiduciary partner. Put New England Retirement Consultants to work for your school; Improving plans for tomorrow is what we do best – we take good plans and transform them into better plans!
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.
Paymerang’s award-winning electronic payables solution provides a simple, secure, and profitable way to automate A/P disbursements. Paymerang does all the work, from vendor enablement to payment processing to transaction reconcilement, saving schools hundreds of hours each year and providing world-class customer service. In addition to the significant efficiency gains, clients enjoy Paymerang’s security features and lucrative cash back rebates. Setup is quick and easy, taking less than 30 days and 20 hours of client time to get up and running. Turn A/P into a profit center with Paymerang!
Porzio Compliance Services, LLC., (PorzioCS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, P.C., is a consulting company specializing in all matters of physical and informational security, compliance, and reporting with an emphasis on school safety and security planning. PorzioCS' School Safety and Compliance team is led by attorneys and professionals with deep backgrounds in education and security. The team assists schools in all aspects of security and compliance from physical threat assessments to incident response plans, information compliance and security, employee training, and advocacy to assist schools in creating and maintaining the most secure environment for students and staff.
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:
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 possess 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.
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.
Sanford Insurance Group
210 Bellevue Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
Contact Person: Bruce Sanford, President, firstname.lastname@example.org
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Schenck Price Smith & King, LLP
220 Park AvenueFlorham Park, NJ 07932
Contact Person: Marc Zitomer, Attorney, email@example.com
Schenck Price Smith & King, LLP (SPSK) with four offices and 85 attorneys, counsels independent schools and other educational institutions throughout New Jersey and the United States. SPSK's expertise and experience in school law is unparalleled. Our practice encompasses the full gamut of school law issues, from student and family issues – including special education, student discipline, bullying, First Amendment and technology-related issues – through human resources, employment, administrative, and business office concerns. SPSK provides proactive legal advice and training to our clients to ensure compliance with the myriad of State and Federal laws governing schools.
With offices in New Jersey, North Carolina, and Texas, Unicorn HRO has been offering fully integrated and configurable HR, Payroll and Benefits solutions, since 1982. These solutions have been proven to help build the strategic value of our customers’ human resource needs, for long-term success. Unicorn’s solutions are developed and implemented by an experienced team of research and development, assurance professionals. Together, their combined expertise, insight, and innovation empower customers to work with the utmost cost-efficiency and organizational ability at a time when the demand for excellence is equaled only by pressures on bottom-line performance. For more information, visit www.unicornhro.com.
20 N Doughty Avenue
Somerville, NJ 08876 www.usaarchitects.com
Contact Person: Marlene Borruso, firstname.lastname@example.org
USA Architects builds communities–schools, offices, and public spaces–where people learn, work, and govern in harmony. We’ve mastered these opportunities by creating our own strong community–one that’s passionate about design, embraces industry best practices, and fiercely advocates for its clients. And we have fun doing it, too.
Visual Sound is a leading provider of audio visual solutions, including integrated systems & live event production services. Serving the Education market for over 50 years, we provide collaborative tools to take learning to an elevated level- Unified Collaboration, Interactive Flat Panels, Distance/Hybrid Learning Solutions, STEM Technology, Video Presentation, Large Venue Sound Systems, Digital Signage, Video Walls, Video Streaming, TV Studios, Mass Notification, eSports, Professional Development, and more. As a certified Women’s Business Enterprise, we are dedicated to supporting educators in enhancing learning outcomes and student engagement with the right technology solutions for your school!
V.J. Scozzari & Sons, Inc. General Contractors & Construction Managers
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.
Willis Towers Watson
100 Matsonford Road
Building 5, Suite 200
Randor, PA 19087610.260.4301
Contact Person: Reid Sandner, email@example.com
Willis Towers Watson is a leading global advisory, brokering, 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.
Windigo Architecture, LLC is an award-winning, full-service design firm located in Morristown, NJ with a diverse portfolio of completed projects, including independent schools, commercial spaces, adaptive re-use of buildings, and high-end residences. Our founding spirit of invention and ingenuity, balancing innovation, preservation, and sustainability, shapes our approach to creating buildings for future generations.
Windigo’s practice of involving all parties in the design process, including governance boards, administration, faculty and students, result in successful projects that express the values, pedagogical practice, and local context of our school clients. Our educational designs are innovative teaching tools firmly grounded in a school’s traditions.
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.