Directory of Corporate Sponsors

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 2020-2021, please complete the application



Corporate Sponsors

ARMANINO LLPAustin & Company, Inc.

Balance point hcmcitrin coopermanconnectOne Bank dONNELLY CONSTRUCTION AND dONNELLY ENERGY

Eastern Janitorial Company

EISNER aMPERfinalsite 

First Republic 

fusion employment serviceshatfield Schwartz Law Groupinvestors bANKjcj architectureJOSEPH A. NATOLI CONSTRUCTIO

jp morganMagnus healthmalvern National BankMercadien

Mutual of AMERICA financial group

Nassau Communicationsnew England retirement consultantsPaymerangporzio compliance Services



Sage Dining Services sanford insuranceSchenck Price Smith & King, LLP

Unicorn hrousa architectsvisual soundV.J. Scozzari and Sons, Inc.

willis tOWERS WATSONWIndigo Architecture




Armanino LLP
12657 Alcosta Blvd. Suite 500
San Ramon, CA 94583
Contact: Dean Quiambao, Chief Relationship Builder, 925.790.2654,

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 &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.

Balance Point HCM 

65 Harristown Rd
Suite 208
Glen Rock, NJ 07452
Contact: Brian Beckert , HCM Consultant ,

Balance Point combines innovative technology and first-class support to create a single solution that addresses every facet of the employee life cycle.

From talent acquisition, payroll, and time & labor management—to HR support, culture, and engagement, Balance Point is the one-stop shop for all your human capital management needs.

Citrin Cooperman
529 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Contact: John Eusanio, , 646.979.6091,, Partner & Not-for-Profit Practice Leader

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
• Fundraising
• Internal financial controls
• Investment planning
• Information technology, including Cyber-security
• Real estate transactions


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.



Donnelly Construction and Donnelly Energy
557 Rt. 23 South
Wayne, NJ 07470 and
Contact person: Chris Powers, President,, 201.672.1800 x117

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

34  Deforest Ave
East Hanover, NJ 07936
Contact Person: Nicholas Rafanello,

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
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.




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.


First Republic

1230 Avenue of the Americas
Floor 8
New York, NY 01002
Contact Person: Stephen Szanto, Managing Director, Business Banking,

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
3131 Princeton Pike, Building 6, Suite 201
Lawrenceville, NJ, 08648
Contact Person: Andy Surtz, 609.896.5900,

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 Lawgroup

240 Cedar Knolls Road, Suite 303
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07054
Contact Person: Stefani Schwartz, Partner,
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. 



Investors Bank
101 JFK Parkway
Short Hills, NJ  07078
Contact Person: Brian Turano, ,

Come see the difference the right bank can make for you and your business!  Serving local communities since 1926, Investors Bank is
one of the strongest banks in the country, with more than 150 branches throughout New Jersey, New York City and Long Island. 
Investors’ comprehensive suite of banking products and services -including digital and mobile – offer a banking experience that will
help you meet your financial goals.  All at competitive rates and delivered with a highly personalized touch, for us, it’s what Banking
in Your Best Interest is all about.  Member FDIC, Equal Housing Lender.



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. 




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 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.



J.P. Morgan
25 Deforest Ave, 3rd Floor
Summit, NJ 07901
Contact person: Michael Pages,, Vice President

Magnus Health
323 W. Martin St.
Raleigh, NC 27601
Contact Person: Mr. Dino Skerlos, Director of Sales,

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




Malvern Bank National Association

163 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
Contact Person: Mr. David Valencia, Private Banking Officer,

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.



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; 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.


Mutual of America Financial Group

300 Interpace Parkway
Parsippany, NJ 07054
Contact Person: Dana Pannasch, Associate Account Executive,
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.


Nassau Communications

Nassau Communications
650 Whitehead Road
Lawrence, NJ  08648
Contact Person:  Ken Fisher, President, Cell: (908) 625-8512
Professional printing services.


New England Retirement Consultants
470 Atlantic Avenue, 4th Fl
Boston, Massachusetts 02210
Tel: 617-535-6946
Contact Person: Mr. Christopher Cappello, AIF,

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! 


10800 Midlothian Tpke Ste 126
North Chesterfield, VA 23235
Contact Person: Colleen Crist, Business Development Manager,

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
100 Southgate Parkway
Morristown, NJ 07962-1997
Contact person: James Mottola,

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:

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


REDCOM Design & Construction LLC
P.O. Box 160
Westfield, NJ 07090
Contact Person: 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 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 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.

Sanford Insurance Group
210 Bellevue Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
Contact Person: Bruce Sanford, President,
Property & Casualty Brokerage


Schenck Price Smith & King, LLP
220 Park AvenueFlorham Park, NJ 07932
Contact Person: Marc Zitomer, Attorney,

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. 


Unicorn HRO
25 Hanover Rd
Suite 110 Bldg B
Florham Park, NJ 07932-1424
Contact :Mr.Timothy Diassi, EVP & GM, mail

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 


USA Architects
20 N Doughty Avenue
Somerville, NJ 08876
Contact Person: Paul Swartz,

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  
485 Park Way  
Broomall, PA 19008 
Contact Person:  Claudia Figelman,  Account Manager,  

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
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.


Willis Towers Watson
100 Matsonford Road
Building 5, Suite 200
Randor, PA 19087610.260.4301
Contact Person: Reid Sandner,

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

914 Mt. Kemble Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960 
Contact Person: David Spence, Principal,
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
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.