Directory of Corporate Sponsors; 2023 - 2024

 

NJAIS has corporate sponsorship, exhibitor, and underwriting opportunities. 

For more information or questions, please contact Rachel Folan, rfolan@njais.org
 

 

2023 - 2024 Corporate Sponsors

 

AmeriHealth New Jersey
259 Prospect Plains Road, Building M
Cranbury, NJ 08512
www.amerihealthnj.com

Mike Murphy | Director, Sales | michael.murphy@amerihealth.com | 609.662.2437

For more than 25 years AmeriHealth New Jersey has been dedicated to enhancing the health and well-being of the people and communities we serve. Since the onset of the Affordable Care Act, we have been committed to offering health plans on the Individual Marketplace, which has expanded access to coverage for New Jersey residents. 


AM Higley Construction
3 Elm St. Suite 202
Morristown, NJ 07960
www.amhigley.com

Dan Sehlhorst | Senior Vice President | Dehlhorst@amhigley.com | 973-251-5050

AM Higley is more than just a construction company because we build more than just buildings. Since 1925, we’ve built the offices where you work, the schools where you learn, and the hospitals where you heal. We build environments so that you can live, work and play. With every building, we go beyond bricks and mortar by connecting people and place.
 

Armanino LLC
2700 Camino Ramon #350
San Ramon, CA 94583
www.armanino.com

Kathy Ferguson | Audit Partner | kathy.ferguson@armanino.com | 972.590.5239

Armanino LLP is one of the 20 largest independent accounting and business consulting firms in the nation. Armanino provides an integrated set of audit, tax, business management, consulting and technology solutions to companies in the U.S. and globally. 


Austin & Co., Inc.
20 Corporate Woods Blvd.
Albany, NY 12211
www.austin-co.com

Shawn Berger | Account Executive | 518.431.7068 | sberger@austin-co.com

Austin & Co., Inc. is operated with integrity, efficiency, and commitment to providing the highest level of professional insurance services and risk management advice to our clients.

 


Campus Services Group
3220 Tillman Drive; Suite 300
Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020
https://www.campusservices.com/

Contact: Bill Rouse | President | 610-633-3705 | brouse@campusservices.com

Campus Services Group is an experienced partner providing support services for independent schools and colleges. Our services include: Custodial/Janitorial Services, Event Support Services, Facility Support Services and Supplemental Staffing Support. 


Cater to You Food Service
665 Broadway
Suite 503
New York, NY 10012
www.catertoyoufoodservice.com 

Anthony Trentacosti | CEO | Anthony@ctyfs.com

For more than 30 years, Cater to You has been the premier food service company for independent schools. We provide full-service programs, ship-in programs, and procurement services. 

 


CCS Fundraising
527 Madison Avenue; 5th Floor
New York, NY 10580
www.ccsfundraising.com

Glennis Melley | Assistant Vice President | gmelley@ccsfundraising.com | 860-305-0463

 As leading consulting experts in campaign and development strategy, we plan and implement fundraising initiatives to help nonprofits make a bigger impact. CCS specifically understands the unique value proposition of an independent school education and the vital role that philanthropy plays in helping schools achieve their mission.


Checkwriters
46 Round Hill Rd
Northampton, MA 01060
www.checkwriters.com

Dominic Falvo, Account Executive, 888-243-2555, DFalvo@checkwriters.com

Checkwriters is a comprehensive Payroll and HR services company focused on optimizing every step of the customer experience. For independent schools, that means specialized features that make the whole school happy, and one-on-one customer support to ensure it all runs smoothly from day one.
 

Citrin Cooperman
50 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10020
https://www.citrincooperman.com/Industries/Not-For-Profit

John Eusanio | Partner and Not-For-Profit Practice Leader | 646.979.6091 | jeusanio@citrincooperman.com

Citrin Cooperman’s dedicated Not-For-Profit Practice, which consists of professionals with significant industry expertise and technical knowledge, addresses the unique financial and business needs of not-for-profit organizations. Our advisory services range from general consulting and technology/risk advisory consulting, all the way to wealth management and transaction specialty services.

 


Columbia Bank
19-01 Route 208 North
Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
www.ColumbiaBankOnline.com

Andrew Coward | Team Leader,  Education and Institutional Banking | acoward@columbiabankonline.com | 201-599-7042

We’re pleased to offer a full range of banking products, evenly spread between commercial and consumer. Plus, we’ve invested in the latest in digital banking technology so clients can manage their finances from anywhere.


ConnectOne Bank
301 Sylvan Avenue
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
908.206.2860
www.ConnectOneBank.com

Mark Cardone | First Senior Vice President | 908.206.2860 | mcardone@cnob.com

ConnectOne Bank serves the financial needs of independent K-12 educational institutions along the eastern seaboard. 

 


Cumming Group
200 South Ave East
Suite 302
Cranford, NJ 07016
www.cumming-group.com

Jason Tirri | Vice President | (908) 516-7010 | jtirri@lehrercumming.com

For over 25 years, Cumming Group has been helping educational institutions achieve their goals through our program, project and cost-management services that are specifically tailored to each client’s needs to add meaningful value at every step of a project’s development. 
 


D.A. Davidson & Co
757 Third Avenue
Suite 1902
New York, NY 10017
https://dadavidson.com/

Daniel Froehlich | Managing Director | 212-223-5358 | dfroehlich@dadco.com

D.A. Davidson & Co. is an employee-owned investment banking firm dedicated to serving independent schools, colleges and universities and non-profit organizations with their debt financing needs. We serve our clients as an underwriter, placement agent or financial advisor.

 


Dining Partnership Group
685 Bloomfield Avenue
Unit 204
Verona, NJ 07044
https://www.diningpartnershipgroup.com

Gerald Frungillo | Owner | 973.865.3411 | gerald@frungillo.com

Dining Partnership Group only services local communities, our goal is to create an incomparable relationship with each one of our partner schools, ensuring all your expectations are continually met. 



Eastern Janitorial Company
34 Deforest Ave
East Hanover, NJ 07936
973.538.0050
www.ejanitorialcompany.com

Nicholas Rafanello | President and CEO | 973.538.0050 | n.rafanello@ejanitorialcompany.com

Eastern Janitorial Company, of East Hanover, serves the janitorial and maintenance needs of many New Jersey businesses and institutions. 


Eisner Amper
111 Wood Avenue South
Iselin, NJ 08830
www.eisneramper.com

Amy MacFadyen | Partner | 732.243.7258 | amy.macfadyen@eisneramper.com

EisnerAmper, one of the largest business consulting firms in the world, is comprised of EisnerAmper LLP, a licensed independent CPA firm that provides client attest services; and Eisner Advisory Group LLC, an alternative practice structure that provides business advisory and non-attest services in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, standards and codes of conduct. 


ENCON Mechanical
3433 Sunset Ave
Ocean, NJ 07724
https://www.enconmech.com/

Alexandra Montalvo | Account Manager | 732.922.1305x251 | amontalvo@enconmech.com

Serving the diverse needs of everything from historic landmarks such as, Thomas Edison’s home and laboratory, to environments where parts of the Hubble Telescope and Space Shuttle components were made, Encon has the solution to any heating, cooling, environmental and control problems. 

 

Erbach Communications Group
099 Wall Street West, Suite 175
Volkland, NJ 07071
www.erbachcom.com

Contact: Kristen Volkland | President/Owner | 201-935-3030 | kristen@erbachcom.com

Erbach Communications Group is a full-service strategic communications and branding agency with a long track record of generating success for non-profits and education clients. 

 

FACTS Management
121 South 13th Street
Suite 301
Lincoln, NE 68508
 http://www.factsmgt.com

Jeff Stoddard | Regional Vice President | 908.553.1169 | jstoddard@factsmgt.com

FACTS Management offers easy-to-use school management solutions to all K-12 schools. FACTS’ position as a trusted partner in the K-12 market has led to our comprehensive technology offerings that improve the education experience for schools and their families.
 


Finalsite
809 Main Street
East Hartford, CT 06108
860.289.3507 or 800.592.2469
www.finalsite.com

Rob DiMartino | Chief Evangelist | 860.289.3507 | rob.dimartino@finalsite.com

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

First American Education Finance
211 High Point Drive
Victor, NY 14564
www.faef.com/education

David LaSpina | Associate Vice President, Sales-K12 | david.laspina@faef.com | 585.643.3262

First American Education Finance is a financial services company dedicated exclusively to serving K12 education. For over 20 years, we have developed custom financing solutions for more than 800 schools nationwide to fund a variety of projects ranging from technology programs to complex campus projects. 
 


First Bank
849 Paoli Pike
West Chester, PA 19380
www.firstbanknj.com

David Marx | SVP Commercial Team Leader | 484 881 3814 | david.marx@firstbanknj.com

First Bank is committed to serving the broad financial service needs of the communities in our geographic markets, helping small businesses succeed, community service through volunteerism, and implementing environmentally sound practices. 
 


FLIK Independent School Dining
2 International Drive
Rye Brook, NY 10573
www.flikisd.com 

Meressa Condon | Executive Administrative Assistant |  meressa.condon@compass-usa.com | 732.856.2583

FLIK Independent School Dining is a family-style company that strives to provide healthy, nutritious menus to school children and their communities. 
 


FORVIS
1155 Avenue of the Americas
Suite 1200
New York, NY 10036
www.forvis.com

Joseph Blatt | Partner | 212.867.4000 ext. 13112 | Joseph.Blatt@forvis.com

FORVIS, LLP is a professional services firm providing assurance, tax, and advisory services. 
 


Fred C. Church Insurance
41 Wellman Street
Lowell, MA 01851
978.322.7325
www.fredcchurch.com

Bobby Riley | Vice President | 978.322.7325 | rriley@fredcchurch.com

The Fred C. Church Education Practice is an experienced and engaged risk resource, focused on school risk management and insurance. 
 


Graham-Pelton
5 Penn Plaza
23rd Floor
New York, NY 10001
www.grahampelton.com

 Jacqueline Sullivan | Executive Vice President | 800.608.7955 | jsullivan@grahampelton.com

Graham-Pelton is a fundraising and management consulting firm for leading nonprofit organizations worldwide. Our mission: elevate philanthropy so nonprofits can flourish.

  


Hatfield Schwartz Law Group
240 Cedar Knolls Road
Suite 303
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
www.hatfieldschwartzlaw.com

Stefani Schwartz | Partner | 973.737.8315 | sschwartz@hatfieldschwartzlaw.com

Hatfield Schwartz Law Group provides comprehensive, quality legal services to 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. 
 


Intellicomp
1700 Reisterstown Road Suite 202
Baltimore, MD 21208
www.Intellicomp.net

Rafi Cohn | VP Sales and Marketing | 443-484-1009 | rcohn@intellicomp.net

At Intellicomp, we can fully or Co-Manage all of your IT needs. Serving Private Schools for approx 27 years, we've seen it all! From device management, to VOIP systems, and of course, we have a SPIN# to help you use your E-Rate funding.
 


ISM

2207 Concord Pike #417
Wilmington, DE 19803
https://isminc.com/

Aimee Gibison | Associations and Partnerships Manager | aimee@isminc.com | 302.384.9357

ISM is dedicated to advancing school leadership to enrich the student experience. Rely on over 46 years of research, knowledge, and experience to move your school forward through consultations, surveys, professional learning events, insurance offerings, and ed tech products.

 


JCJ Architecture
551 Fifth Avenue
Suite 1120
New York, NY 10176
www.jcj.com

Peter Bachmann | Partner | pbachmann@jcj.com | 877.389.9395

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, and hospitality projects nationwide. 

 


JPMorgan Chase Bank
250 Pehle Avenue
Saddle Brook, New Jersey 07663
www.chase.com

Robert Kennedy | Executive Director | 201-390-9587 | Robert.Stanley.Kennedy@chase.com

In a fast-moving and increasingly complex global economy, our success depends on how faithfully we adhere to our core principles: delivering exceptional client service; acting with integrity and responsibility; and supporting the growth of our employees.
 


Joseph A. Natoli Construction Corp.
293 Change Bridge Road
Pine Brook, NJ 07058
973.575.1500
www.jnatoli.com

Tom Sutphen | CFO | 973.575.1500 | tsutphen@jnatoli.com

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. 

 


Kimmerle Group/Kimmerle Newman Architects
1109 Mount Kemble Avenue
Morristown, New Jersey 07960
http://kimmerle.com/

George Kimmerle | President/CEO | gk@kimmerle.com | 973-538-8885

Kimmerle Group/Kimmerle Newman Architects is a preeminent, award-winning urban planning and architectural design firm, celebrating its 35th year of practice in 2024. 
 


Mercadien
3625 Quakerbridge Road
Hamilton, NJ 08619
www.mercadien.com

Lovepreet Buttar | Principal, Managing Director | lbuttar@mercadien.com | 609.689.9700

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.  
 

Nassau Communications
650 Whitehead Road
Lawrence, NJ  08648

Ken Fisher | President | 908.625.8512

Professional printing services
 


New England Retirement Consultants
75 State Street
Suite 100, PMB 4410
Boston, MA 02109
www.ne-rc.com

Glenn Jensen | Managing Director | 617.535.6946 x333 | glenn.jensen@ne-rc.com

New England Retirement Consultants provides fiduciary oversight and investment consulting to school retirement plans and endowments. 
 


NK Architects
95 Washington Street
Morristown, NJ 07960
https://www.nkarchitects.com/

Walter Kneis | Principal |973-539-5353 x125 |kneisw@nkarchitects.com

At NK Architects, we build lasting relationships that create sustainable value — for our clients, for ourselves, and for our communities. Our purpose: empowering educators and allied organizations to leverage design in pursuit of individual and collective wellbeing.  
 


Paymerang
7401 Beaufont Springs Dr.
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23225
https://www.paymerang.com/industries/k-12/

Jason Markhoff | Account Executive | 804.256.2021 | jmarkhoff@paymerang.com

Paymerang provides a streamlined invoice and payment automation platform that brings Accounts Payable (AP) departments into the modern age. 

 


 PKF O’Connor Davies
20 Commerce Drive, Suite 301
Cranford, NJ 07016
908.272.6200
https://www.pkfod.com/

Robert Cordero | Partner | 908.272.6200 | rcordero@pkfod.com

Since 1891, PKF O’Connor Davies has specialized in working with the full range of educational and other non-profit organizations, delivering the precise support these educational institutions need to stay competitive, satisfy a diverse constituency, manage risk, attract vital funding and enhance organizational performance.
 

Promenet, Inc.
42 Broadway
16th Floor
New York, NY 10004
www.promenet.com

Michael Randazza | Sr. Account Executive | 646.595.6645 | mrandazza@promenet.com

Promenet Inc. is one of the area’s premier providers of IT services, helping our clients design, update, and maintain their IT infrastructures. 
 


Reliable Office Solutions
517 Route 1 South. Ste 2150
Iselin, NJ  08830
www.reliableoffice.com

Robert Ciraulo | Senior Sales Executive |917.295.4772 |Robert.Ciraulo@reliableoffice.com

Reliable Office Solutions offers Canon products, services, and a host of award-winning technology solutions that foster excellence and innovation within the educational sector.

 


SAGE Dining Services
1402 York Road
Lutherville, MD 21093
www.sagedining.com

William Velez | Sales Account Executive | 410.339.3950 | WVelez@sagedining.com

For over 30 years, SAGE Dining Services® has worked in partnership with independent schools throughout North America who share their passion for great food, nutrition, and sustainability. 
 


Schenck, Price, Smith, & King, LLP
220 Park Avenue
Florham Park, NJ 07932
www.spsk.com

Marc Zitomer | Attorney | 973.540.7329 | mhz@spsk.com

Schenck Price Smith & King, LLP (SPSK) provides proactive legal advice and training to our clients to ensure compliance with the myriad of State and Federal laws governing schools. 
 


Schoolhouse Pictures
104 Harbourton Woodsville Road
Lambertville, NJ 08530
www.schoolhousepictures.com

Contact: Mary Beth Kully | CEO | 609-466-5344 | marybeth@schoolhousepictures.com

Discover the SMART SOLUTION for independent school pictures. PAPERLESS process. 
 

V.J. Scozzari & Sons, Inc.
84 Route 31 North; Suite 201
Pennington, New Jersey 08534
www.vjscozzariandsons.com

Vincent Scozzari Jr | Vice President | general@vjss.com | 609-895-1000x113

Having over 40 years’ worth of experience in constructing and renovating independent schools, we recognize the unique requirements, as well as the importance of a school and its campus. 
 


Stifel
501 N Broadway
St. Louis, MO 63102
https://stifelinstitutional.com/capabilities/public-finance/non-profit-education/

Contact: Natasha Walth | Vice President |617-691-0954 | walthn@stifel.com

Stifel is a broker/dealer investment bank with the capacity to serve independent schools as an independent financial advisor and/or underwriter. 
 


TeamPAR
354 Route 206, Suite 2A
Flanders, NJ 07836
https://teampar.com/

Mike Zulla | Director of Business Development | (973) 292-0089 | Mike@teampar.com

With a great reputation in the Private K12 market, TeamPAR is a (WBE) woman's owned turnkey interior solutions provider consisting of three divisions that will offer you a "push button" partnership to help solve problems. 

 


Teq
7 Norden Lane
Huntington Station, New York 11746
https://www.teq.com/

Lauren Cillo | Events Coordinator | 877-455-9369 | laurencillo@teq.com 

At Teq, we ensure your students are given the tools that inspire curiosity, promote critical-thinking, and encourage growth, providing the means - with our STEM catalogue of over 30 integrative products - the application - with iBlocks, our project-based learning pathways - and the training - with OTIS for Educators, our online professional development resource - to drive success for students and educators alike. 

 

 
TIAA
8500 Andrew Carnegie Boulevard
Charlotte, North Carolina 28262
https://www.tiaa.org/public/

Jamie Summerlin, Senior Director, jsummerlin@tiaa.org, 704-988-2391

TIAA was founded in 1918 to help teachers retire with confidence. That mission grew to include those in healthcare and more, creating reliable income for their futures while they work to make a difference today. 

 


USA Architects
20 N Doughty Avenue
Somerville, NJ 08876
www.usaarchitects.com

Marlene Borruso | AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Fitwel Ambassador, WELL AP Associate + Director of Sustainability | 908.256.0202 | mborruso@usaarchitects.com
 
USA Architects believe that designing dynamic learning spaces will enhance student learning, create a sense of community, and foster a school’s mission, working closely with schools to deliver exemplary designs with forward-thinking purpose. 

 


VS America
1940 Abbott St.
Charlotte, North Carolina 28203
www.vsamerica.com

Suzanne Linus Miller | PA/NJ Territory Manager | 267.226.3000 | s.linusmiller@vsamerica.com

VS America has been working for 125 years to understand how to support students physiological and emotional needs through thoughtful furniture design. 



The Whalen Berez Group, LLC
546 Navesink River Road
Red Bank, New Jersey 07701
WWW.THEWBG.COM

James Whalen | Principal Owner | 732-616-6073 | jwhalen@thewbg.com

The Whalen Berez Group is your turn-key interior design, renovation and furniture specialist, having provided provided creative solutions to our clients for their interior design, architectural millwork, furnishing needs and more. 
 


WithumSmith + Brown
331 Newman Springs Road, Suite 125
Red Bank, NJ 07701
http://www.withum.com/ 

Glenn Bellomy | 732.842.3113 |  gbellomy@withum.com

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, providing traditional audit, accounting and tax services as well as value-added consulting services to our clients.

 


Wohlsen Construction Company
90 East Halsey Road, Suite 107
Parsippany, New Jersey 07054
www.wohlsenconstruction.com

Bob Labanara | Senior Director of Development | 203.235.0554 | blabanara@wohlsen.com 

Wohlsen Construction is a general contractor and construction management firm that provides New Jersey building owners, architects, and developers with the insight, management expertise, and relationships needed to produce high-quality projects. 

 


The Yay Company
435 Merchant Walk Square
Suite 300-60
Charlottesville, VA 22902
https://www.yaylunch.com/

Daniel Klein | Senior Manager of Growth Enablement | daniel@yaylunch.com | 804.543.7442

The Yay Company provides an end-to-end dining service that is free for schools, easy for parents and deliciously nutritious for students and faculty.