New Jersey

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New Jersey Governor Chris Christie

 

  • Capital: Trenton
  • Population (2012 Est.): 8,864,590
  • Largest Cities (2012): Newark, 277,727; Jersey City, 254,441; Paterson, 145,219; Elizabeth, 126,458
  • Targeted Industries: IT, Alternative Energy, Aerospace/Aviation/Defense, Finance, Manufacturing, Logistics
  • GDP (All Industry 2012): $508.0 billion*

*Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce

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State Listings

  • Choose New Jersey, Inc.

    Michael Chrobak
    Chief Economic Development Officer
    201 Rockingham Row, Princeton Forrestal Village
    Princeton, NJ 08540
    P: 609-297-2200
    [email protected]
    www.choosenj.com
  • New Jersey Business Action Center

    Lauren H. Moore
    Deputy Executive Director
    225 West State Street, P.O. Box 820
    Trenton, NJ 08625-0820
    P: 866-534-7789
    [email protected]
    www.nj.gov/njbusiness/bac/
  • New Jersey Chamber of Commerce

    Thomas Bracken
    President & CEO
    216 West State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08608
    P: 609-989-7888, ext. 114
    [email protected]
    www.njchamber.com
  • New Jersey Economic Development Authority

    Michele A. Brown
    CEO
    P.O. Box 990
    Trenton, NJ 08625-0990
    P: 609-858-6700
    [email protected]
    www.njeda.com

 

Utility Listings

  • JCP&L/First Energy

    Douglas R. Myers
    Economic Development Executive, Northern & Central New Jersey
    331 Newman Springs Rd - Bldg 3
    Red Bank, NJ 07701
    P: 610-921-6997
    [email protected]
    www.firstenergycorp.com/ed
  • New Jersey Natural Gas Company

    Don Irvin
    Economic Consultant
    1415 Wyckoff Road, P.O. Box 1464
    Wall, NJ 07719
    P: 732-938-1217
    [email protected]
    www.njliving.com
  • Public Service Enterprise Group Inc.

    Ralph Izzo
    Chairman, President and CEO
    80 Park Plaza, 9th Floor
    Newark, NJ 07102
    P:

    www.pseg.com

 

Regional Listings

  • Chamber of Commerce, Southern New Jersey

    Debra P. DiLorenzo
    President & CEO
    4015 Main Street
    Voorhees, NJ 08043
    P: 856-424-7776, ext. 114
    [email protected]
    www.chambersnj.com
  • Cumberland Empowerment Zone

    Jeannine MacDonald
    Executive Director
    One Stop Career Center, 275 North Delsea Drive, 2nd Floor
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    P: 856-696-5660, ext. 202
    [email protected]
    www.cezcorp.org
  • Delaware River Port Authority

    John Matheussen
    CEO
    One Port Center, 2 Riverside Drive, P.O. Box 1949
    Camden, NJ 08101
    P: 856-968-2000
    [email protected]
    www.drpa.org
  • North Jersey Regional Chamber of Commerce (NJRCC)

    Brian G. Tangora
    President
    1033 Route 46 East, Suite A-103
    Clifton, NJ 07013
    P: 973-470-9302
    [email protected]
    www.njrcc.org
  • South Jersey Economic Development District

    Stephen O’Connor
    Interim Executive Director
    275 North Delsea Drive, 2nd Floor
    Vineland, NJ 08360
    P: 609-602-7197
    [email protected]
    www.sjedd.com
  • Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce

    Chris Schwab
    President
    265 West 9th Street
    Ship Bottom, NJ 08008
    P: 609-494-7211, ext. 102
    [email protected]
    www.visitlbiregion.com/

 

County Listings

  • Atlantic County Planning & Development

    Joseph Maher
    Department Head
    P.O. Box 719
    Northfield, NJ 08225
    P: 609-345-6700, ext. 4434
    [email protected]
    www.aclink.org
  • Bergen County Economic Development Corporation

    Maggie Peters
    Director
    One Bergen County Plaza, 4th Floor
    Hackensack, NJ 07601
    P: 201-336-7502
    [email protected]
    www.co.bergen.nj.us/
  • Burlington County Economic Development & Regional Planning

    Mark A. Remsa
    Director
    50 Rancocas Road
    Mount Holly, NJ 08060
    P: 609-265-5055
    [email protected]
    www.co.burlington.nj.us
  • Camden County Improvement Authority

    James P. Blanda
    Executive Director
    Voorhees Town Center, 2220 Voorhees Town Center
    Voorhees, NJ 08043
    P: 856-751-2242
    [email protected]
    www.justaskcamdencounty.com
  • Cumberland County Improvement Authority

    James B. Watson
    Director of Development and Project Management
    2 North High Street
    Millville, NJ 08332
    P: 856-825-3700, ext. 1233
    [email protected]
    www.ccia-net.com/
  • Economic Development Corporation of Essex County

    Deborah E. Collins, Esq.
    Executive Director
    Essex County Hall of Records, Room 449, 465 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
    Newark, NJ 07102
    P: 973-621-2010
    [email protected]
    www.essex-countynj.org/
  • Gloucester County

    Michelle Shirey
    Director, Business & Tourism
    115 Budd Boulevard
    Woodury, NJ 08096
    P: 856-384-6903
    [email protected]
    www.gloucestercountynj.gov
  • Hudson County Economic Development Corporation

    Elizabeth Spinelli
    Executive Director
    830 Bergen Avenue
    Jersey City, NJ 07306
    P: 201-369-4370
    [email protected]
    www.hudsonedc.org
  • Mercer County Improvement Authority

    Phillip S. Miller
    Executive Director
    80 Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor
    Trenton, NJ 08611
    P: 609-278-8080
    [email protected]
    www.mcia-nj.com/
  • Monmouth County Department of Economic Development

    John Ciufo
    Director
    31 East Main Street
    Freehold, NJ 07728
    P: 732-431-7470
    [email protected]
    www.visitmonmouth.com
  • Morris County Economic Development Corporation

    Jim Jones
    Executive Director
    325 Columbia Turnpike, Suite 101
    Florham Park, NJ 07932
    P: 973-539-8270
    [email protected]
    www.morriscountyedc.org
  • Ocean County Department of Planning

    David J. McKeon
    Planning Director
    129 Hooper Avenue, P.O. Box 2191
    Toms River, NJ 08754-2191
    P: 732-929-2054
    [email protected]
    www.planning.co.ocean.nj.us/
  • Passaic County Planning & Economic Development Department

    Michael La Place
    Director
    930 Riverview Drive, Suite 250
    Totowa, NJ 07512
    P: 973-569-4040
    [email protected]
    www.passaiccountynj.org
  • Somerset County Business Partnership

    John Maddocks
    VP, Economic Development
    360 Grove Street
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    P: 908-218-4300
    [email protected]
    www.scbp.org
  • Sussex County Economic Development Partnership

    Tammie Horsfield
    President
    120 Hampton House Road
    Newton, NJ 07860
    P: 973-300-1988
    [email protected]
    www.scedp.com
  • Union County Economic Development Corporation

    Maureen Tinen
    President
    75 Chestnut Street
    Cranford, NJ 07016-2937
    P: 908-527-1166
    [email protected]
    www.ucedc.com
  • Warren County Regional Chamber of Commerce

    Irma Marquart
    Executive Secretary
    445 Marshall Street
    Phillipsburg, NJ 08865
    P: 908-835-9200
    [email protected]
    www.warrencountychamber.com

 

City Listings

  • Asbury Park Urban Enterprise Zone

    Tom Gilmour
    Director of Commerce
    One Municipal Plaza
    Asbury Park, NJ 07712
    P: 732-502-5749
    [email protected]
    www.cityofasburypark.com/en/uez
  • Avalon Chamber of Commerce

    Joan Hunter
    Director
    30th and Ocean Drive
    Avalon, NJ 08202
    P: 609-967-3936
    [email protected]
    www.avalonbeach.com
  • Bayonne Economic Development Corp.

    Michael O’Connor
    Executive Director
    630 Avenue C, Room 10
    Bayonne, NJ 07002
    P: 201-339-0052
    [email protected]
    www.bayonnenj.org
  • Brick Township Chamber of Commerce

    Michele Eventoff
    Executive Director
    270 Chambers Bridge Road, Suite 6
    Brick, NJ 08723
    P: 732-477-4949
    [email protected]
    www.brickchamber.com
  • Bridgewater Township

    Howard Turbowitz
    Economic Development Officer
    100 Commons Way
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    P: 908-725-6300, ext. 5090
    [email protected]
    www.bridgewaternj.gov
  • Cherry Hill Business Partnership

    Lorissa Luciani, PP, AICP
    Business Liaison
    820 Mercer Street
    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
    P: 856-432-8706
    [email protected]
    www.cherryhill-nj.com
  • City of Hoboken

    Brandy Forbes
    Community Development Director
    City Hall, 94 Washington Street
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    P: 201-420-2233
    [email protected]
    www.hobokennj.org
  • City of Millville

    Donald Ayers
    Director of Economic Development
    12 South High Street
    Millville, NJ 08332
    P: 856-765-5765
    [email protected]
    www.millville.org
  • City of Newark Department of Housing & Economic Development

    Baye Adofo-Wilson
    Deputy Mayor, Housing & Economic Development
    City Hall, 920 Broad Street, 2nd Floor, Room 218
    Newark, NJ 07102
    P: 973-733-6575
    [email protected]
    www.ci.newark.nj.us
  • City of Paterson

    Ruben Gomez
    Economic Development Director
    125 Ellison Street, 2nd Floor
    Paterson, NJ 07505
    P: 973-321-1212
    [email protected]
    www.patersonnj.gov
  • City of Plainfield Economic Development

    Jacques Howard
    Assistant Director of Economic Development
    515 Watchung Avenue, Room 206
    Plainfield, NJ 07060
    P: 908-226-2513
    [email protected]
    www.plainfield.com/economic-development-divisions.aspx
  • City of Pleasantville

    Jacqueline Amado-Belton
    Director of Economic & Industrial Development/UEZ Coordinator
    18 North First Street
    Pleasantville, NJ 08232
    P: 609-484-7359
    [email protected]
    www.pleasantville-nj.org
  • City of Trenton

    Walter Denson
    Director, Housing & Economic Development
    319 East State Street
    Trenton, NJ 08608
    P: 609-989-3518
    [email protected]
    www.trentonnj.org
  • City of Vineland

    Sandra Forosisky
    Director of Economic Development
    640 East Wood Street, P.O. Box 1508
    Vineland, NJ 08362-1508
    P: 856-794-4000, ext. 4623
    [email protected]
    www.vinelandbusiness.com
  • City of Woodbury

    Randi Woerner
    Economic Development Director
    City Hall, 33 Delaware Street
    Woodbury, NJ 08096
    P: 856-845-1300, ext. 143
    [email protected]
    www.woodbury.nj.us
  • East Windsor Township

    Eric J. Schubiger
    Assistant Township Manager/Community Development Director
    16 Lanning Boulevard
    East Windsor, NJ 08520
    P: 609-443-4000, ext. 246
    [email protected]
    www.east-windsor.nj.us
  • Edison Chamber of Commerce

    Barbara Roos
    President
    336 Raritan Center Parkway
    Edison, NJ 08837
    P: 732-738-9482
    [email protected]
    www.edisonchamber.com
  • Egg Harbor Township

    Peter J. Miller
    Township Administrator
    3515 Bargaintown Road
    Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
    P: 609-926-4027
    [email protected]
    www.ehtgov.org
  • Elizabeth Development Company

    Daniel Devanney
    Executive Director
    205 First Street, Suite 114
    Elizabeth, NJ 07206
    P: 908-289-0262
    [email protected]
    www.edcnj.org
  • Franklin Township Chamber of Commerce

    Leon Hughes
    President
    675 Franklin Boulevard
    Somerset, NJ 08873-3618
    P: 732-545-7044
    [email protected]
    www.franklinchamber.com
  • Hamilton Township Economic Development

    Michael Angarone
    Director
    2090 Greenwood Avenue
    Hamilton, NJ 08650
    P: 609-890-3519
    [email protected]
    www.hamiltonnj.com
  • High Bridge Economic Development Committee

    Mark Desire
    Mayor
    71 Main Street
    High Bridge, NJ 08829
    P: 908-638-6455
    [email protected]
    www.highbridge.org
  • Jersey City Economic Development Corporation

    Florence Baron
    Director of Real Estate
    601 Pavonia Avenue, Suite 303
    Jersey City, NJ 07306
    P: 201-333-7797, ext. 1205
    [email protected]
    www.jcedc.org
  • Jersey City Urban Enterprise Zone

    Roberta Farber
    Director
    601 Pavonia Avenue, Suite 303
    Jersey City, NJ 07306
    P: 201-333-7797, ext. 202
    [email protected]
    www.jcedc.org/Pages/uez.html
  • Lakewood Township Office of Economic Development

    Steven Reinman
    Executive Director
    231 Third Street, Municipal Building
    Lakewood, NJ 08701
    P: 732-364-2500, ext. 5395
    [email protected]
    www.lakewoodnj.gov
  • New Brunswick Department of Planning & Development

    Glenn Patterson
    Director
    25 Kirkpatrick Street , P.O. Box 269
    New Brunswick, NJ 08903-0269
    P: 732-745-5050
    [email protected]
    www.cityofnewbrunswick.org
  • Newark Community Economic Development Corporation

    Otis Rolley
    CEO
    111 Mulberry Street
    Newark, NJ 0710207102
    P: 973-273-1040
    [email protected]
    www.newarkcedc.org
  • Township of Pennsauken Economic Development Department

    Terry Carr
    Director
    5605 North Crescent Boulevard
    Pennsauken, NJ 08110
    P: 856-665-1000, ext. 153
    [email protected]
    www.twp.pennsauken.nj.us
  • Trenton Downtown Association

    Christian Martin
    Executive Director
    16 East Hanover Street
    Trenton, NJ 08608
    P: 609-393-8998
    [email protected]
    www.trenton-downtown.com
  • Union Township Chamber of Commerce

    James J. Masterson
    Executive Director
    355 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor
    Union, NJ 07083
    P: 908-688-2777
    [email protected]
    www.unionchamber.com
  • Voorhees Township

    Michael J. Marchitto, Jr., EDP
    Economic Development Director
    2400 Voorhees Town Center
    Voorhees Township, NJ 08043
    P: 856-216-0473
    [email protected]
    www.voorheesnj.com/economic-development.php