Mercer County Community College, 1200 Old Trenton Road, Box B, Trenton 08690; 609-586-4800; fax, 609-570-3845. Patricia Donohue, president. www.mccc.edu.
Patricia C. Donohue is retiring as president of Mercer County Community College as of June, 2015, after eight years on the job. The college has hired an academic search consultant, the Pauly Group, to find her successor.
“This is my 49th year in education, and indeed past my planned retirement date. Now, it’s time to organize the next phase of my life — to fulfill my travel plans and to meet commitments I have made to my family. Retiring in June, 2015, will enable me to start that next phase and to realize plans and promises,” she wrote in an E-mail.
New Jersey Apartment Association, 104 Interchange Plaza, Suite 201, Monroe 08831; 732-992-0600; fax, 609-860-0060. David H. Brogan, executive director. www.njaa.com.
The New Jersey Apartment Association, a trade group, has appointed David H. Brogan as its new executive director and executive vice president of government affairs and business development.
NJAA represents owners, managers, and developers of nearly 190,000 rental homes in New Jersey as well as hundreds of suppliers to the multi-family housing industry.
Prior to joining NJAA, Brogan was first vice president for the New Jersey Business and Industry Association. Previously, he served as a senior legislative representative for Capital Public Affairs Inc. in Princeton, and was a senior staffer in the New Jersey Senate.
Brogan is a graduate of Rutgers, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in political science. He also served four years in the Navy as an anti-submarine warfare operator and a rescue swimmer.
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DE Shaw & Company LP, 821 Alexander Road, Suite 202, Princeton 08540; 212-478-0000.
DE Shaw Group, an investment and technology development company based in New York, has opened an office on Alexander Road. DE Shaw has about 1,000 employees between offices in London, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Hyderabad, India, New York, Bermuda, Boston, Kansas City, Kansas, Princeton, and Cupertino, California.
It was founded in 1988 and was a pioneer of quantitative investing.
Fruhschein & Steward LLC Attorneys at Law, 1580 Route 130 North, North Brunswick 08902; 732-658-1200; Jason Fruhschein.
Fruhschein & Steward LLC, a law firm, has opened an office on Route 130 in North Brunswick. Attorneys Jason Fruhschein and Carleen M. Steward are the partners in the firm.
GAR Technologies, 3525 Quakerbridge Road, Suite 1200, Hamilton 08619; 609-829-3700; fax, 866-869-2621. www.gartechnologies.com.
GAR Technologies, a computer consulting company with offices in Hyderabad, India and Houston, has moved its headquarters from Iselin to Quakerbridge Road.
Gilmore Firm LLC, 21 Route 31 North, Suite B5A, Pennington 08534; 609-730-0100; Alan Gilmore, attorney. www.gilmorefirm.com.
Attorney Alan Gilmore has opened a law office on Route 31 in Pennington. Gilmore specializes in the legal and compliance needs of financial service firms.