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Fast Lane: Name Changes, Crosstown Moves, and More

BFair Tutoring has changed its name to Learning Point and become a nonprofit group with former owner Brenaea Fairchild as executive director.

Management Moves: Hill Wallack, Trenton Circus Squad

Hill Wallack has hired Jason Lee DeFrancesco as a partner in the firm’s intellectual property and corporate departments and made two other management moves.

Robertson Hall Renovation Planned

Princeton University’s Robertson Hall, home of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, will undergo a major redesign and renovation expected to last through summer 2020.

Avalon Bay Details Transit Village Plans

Developer AvalonBay has released detailed plans for the transit village it plans to build on Washington Road just off Route 1 next to the Princeton Junction train station.

Princeton-based Soligenix Creates Ricin Poisoning Vaccine

An Emmons Drive-based company, Soligenix, has received a patent for a cure for ricin poisoning.

At Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, a New Leader and a Recall

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, an India-based maker of generic pharmaceutical products, has appointed Marc Kikuchi as CEO for North American Generics in the same week the company announced a recall of mislabeled injection drugs.

Princeton Couple Accused of Creating Ponzi Scheme

A Princeton couple has been accused of creating a Ponzi scheme to defraud members of their social circle of more than $5 million.

Management Moves: Princeton Theological Seminary, VolunteerConnect, Princeton University

Princeton Theological Seminary has hired Ann-Henley Saunders as the new director of alumni relations.

IT Firm Hopes to Fill Engineering Pipeline with Women

A Princeton IT company is launching a program to help women train for technology jobs. She­Tek.net, launched in January, has the mission of cultivating a qualified pipeline of women to meet the technology needs of companies.

The Perfect Company: TREX

Here is another “perfect company” nomination: TREX is the world’s largest manufacturer of high-performance, wood-alternative decking and railing.

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