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By any other name, 2017 LISA winners rock tech

The Long Island Software & Technology Network has named its 2017 LISA award-winners. The acronym changes yearly now. Known for years as the “Long Island Software Awards,” LISTnet in 2016 changed the wording behind LISA to the “Long Island Slugger Awards,” and has changed it up again for 2017: LISA now stands for “Long Island SummIT Awards,” according to a statement from the Plainview-based Software & Technology Network. Whatever you call them, the LISAs –…


Waldman joining wealth management firm

Lawrence Waldman will join wealth management firm First Long Island Investors next month as a managing director, the firm announced Tuesday. Waldman, a former managing partner at KPMG and currently an adviser at EisnerAmper, will join a team that oversees $1.3 billion in assets for wealthy individuals, families and select institutions, the firm said. “This is a natural progression for me that builds upon my career in public accounting, serving public and private companies across various…