11th Annual Recognition Reception Distinguished Alumni Lecture

Average: 4 (1 vote)
In Person
During GEW

Wednesday November 20, 2013

Gene C. Waddy is a visionary entrepreneur and owner of DIVERSANT LLC, the nation's largest African-American owned IT staffing and solutions firm. In many ways, DIVERSANT is a reflection of Gene's professional expertise, personal drive, and his commitment to helping others. The company has enjoyed dramatic growth, even during the economic downturn, and has developed a reputation for excellence among numerous Fortune 500 companies.

The son of two Harlemites, Gene was raised in New Jersey. Gene attended Fairleigh Dickinson University where he earned his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. A "Jersey Guy" at heart, Gene chose to stay in his home state where he now resides with his wife and children.
FDU's Metropolitan Campus in Teaneck, NJ

Location: 
The Metro Club,
Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus
1000 River Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666

Admission to this event is free, and registration is required. Call (973) 443-8377 to RSVP.

 

Audience: 
Students / Youth
Academics / Researchers
  • When: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
  • Start: 20 November 2013
  • End: 20 November 2013
Closed/Private
Fairleigh Dickinson University's Metropolitan Campus - Metropolitan Club

Location

1000 River Road
07666 Teaneck, NJ

From Route 4, traveling east (from Garden State Parkway) exit at Hackensack Avenue (immediately following the Main Street Exit), heading south. Proceed to second traffic light at Temple Avenue, turning left.Dickinson Hall is located at the end of Temple Avenue on the left; parking is on the right.

From Route 4, traveling west (from George Washington Bridge), exit at the second Hackensack Avenue Exit (the Business District). Proceed to the second traffic light at Temple Avenue. Dickinson Hall is located at the end of Temple Avenue on the left; parking is on the right.

From the Garden State Parkway (heading north) take the Garden State Parkway North to Exit 161 (Route 4 East). Travel on Route 4 until reaching Hackensack Avenue. Follow DIRECTIONS #1.

From Garden State Parkway (heading south) exit on left onto Rt. 17 South. Proceed to Rt. 4 East. Travel on Route 4 until reaching Hackensack Avenue. Follow DIRECTIONS #1.

5.From New Jersey Turnpike (South) take the New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 11 to the Garden State Parkway North. Take Garden State Parkway Exit 161 to Route 4 East. Follow DIRECTIONS #1.

From Route 80, traveling east (NOTE: From LOCAL 80 ONLY. You can not exit from Express 80) Exit at Hudson Street-Hackensack-Little Ferry Exit. At end of ramp, turn left toward Hackensack on HudsonStreet. Continue until road ends, turning left toward Hackensack. At first traffic light, turn right and proceed until road ends. Turn left onto River Street (which becomes Hackensack Avenue). Drive straight through to Hackensack (approx. 5 minutes). After passing light at Sears Roebuck, continue to second traffic light, turning right onto Temple Avenue. Dickinson Hall is located at the end of Temple Avenue on the left; parking is on the right.

From Route 80, traveling west. (NOTE: From LOCAL 80 ONLY. You cannot exit from Express 80.) Exit at the Hudson Street-Hackensack-Little Ferry Exit. Proceed through traffic light (Hudson Street) to nextlight. Turn left on River Street and follow DIRECTIONS #6.

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