It’s time to update everything you think you know about the Garden State. Released this past September 2020, INNOVATE® New Jersey features over 400 pages of the state’s finest innovators across all industries. Celebrate innovation with us on April 27th!
From InCharged to 1Huddle and Valley Bank to KPMG, this book in the making has all of the makings of greatness—precisely because great innovators and innovation enablers populate its pages.
In original pieces, thought leaders give their unique and veteran perspectives on innovation. Look for words by Elizabeth Christopherson, David Kimball, Jassi Chadha, Ron Gaboury, James Barrood, and others.
Subsequent chapters highlight organizations’ stories in custom-designed double-page spreads. INNOVATE® New Jersey showcases new ventures, growth companies and institutions alike: TechWerxe, Princeton Identity, Greenlight Technologies, feature alongside Rutgers University, Rowan University, Montclair State University, Caregility, Avantor, SmartIMS, Gearhart Law, Advance Realty, Tech Council Ventures and more.
Glen Edwards was born and raised in Philadelphia. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University and served in the United States Marine Corps Services. For the next 10 years, Glen worked as a Juvenile Probation Officer in Philadelphia, counseling underprivileged children in North and West Philadelphia.
In 1983, Glen left the court and went to work for Windsor Publications, a national publisher of membership directories, image publications and coffee table books that were meant to showcase the quality of life in regions across the US. Working in the sales and marketing arena for the next 25 years, Glen was responsible for the successful completion of beautiful coffee table books in communities as diverse as Grand Rapids, Louisville, Jacksonville, Williamsport, and numerous others.
In 2010 Glen formed his own company, Contemporary Publishing Group. He has continued to publish books to showcase places and important subjects of his own choosing. Glen and his wife, Nancy, live in Holland, Pennsylvania. They have four adult children.
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