New Jersey Directory of Economic Development Organizations
New Jersey Directory of Economic Development Organizations.

Quick Facts

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy

  • Capital: Trenton
  • Population (2017 Est.): 9,005,644
  • Largest Cities (2017): Newark, 285,154; Jersey City, 270,753; Paterson, 148,678; Elizabeth, 130,215; Clifton, 86,607
  • Targeted Industries: Life Sciences, Healthcare, Technology, Financial Services, Logistics, Food & Manufacturing
  • Key Incentives: Grow NJ Assistance Program, Economic Redevelopment & Growth (ERG) Program, Sales & Use Tax Exemption Program, Tax-Exempt Bond Financing, Direct Loans, Loan Participations & Guarantees, Real Estate Impact Fund, Angel Investor Tax Credit Program, Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer (NOL) Program, NJ CoVest Fund
  • GDP (All Industry 2017): $591.7 billion*

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

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State Listings

Choose New Jersey, Inc.

Jose Lozano
President & CEO
One Gateway Center
Newark, NJ 07102
609-297-2200
[email protected]
www.choosenj.com

New Jersey Chamber of Commerce

Thomas Bracken
President & CEO
216 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
609-989-7888, ext. 114
[email protected]
www.njchamber.com

New Jersey Clean Energy Program

Marybeth Brenner
Associate Vice President
New Jersey Board of Public Utilities, 44 South Clinton Avenue, P.O. Box 350
Trenton, NJ 08625-0350
866-657-6278
[email protected]
www.njcleanenergy.com/ci

New Jersey Economic Development Authority

Tim Sullivan
CEO
36 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
609-858-6700
[email protected]
www.njeda.com

NJ Business Action Center

Melanie Willoughby
Executive Director
33 West State Street, P.O. Box 820
Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0820
609-633-8301
[email protected]
http://nj.gov/state/bac/


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
610-921-6997
[email protected]
www.firstenergycorp.com/ed

New Jersey Natural Gas Company

Ginger P. Richman
Vice President, NJR Energy Services
1415 Wyckoff Road, P.O. Box 1464
Wall, NJ 07719
732-938-1217
[email protected]
732-938-1000

Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (PSE&G)

David M. Daly
President & COO
80 Park Plaza, 9th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102

[email protected]
www.pseg.com


Regional Listings

Chamber of Commerce, Southern New Jersey

Debra P. DiLorenzo
President & CEO
220 Laurel Road, Suite 203
Voorhees, NJ 08043
856-424-7776, ext. 114
[email protected]
www.chambersnj.com

Cumberland Empowerment Zone

Jeannine MacDonald
Executive Director
2 North High Street
Millville, NJ 08332
856-825-3700, ext. 1354
[email protected]
www.cezcorp.org

Delaware River Port Authority

John T. Hanson
CEO
One Port Center, 2 Riverside Drive, P.O. Box 1949
Camden, NJ 08101
856-968-2000
[email protected]
www.drpa.org

North Jersey Chamber of Commerce

Michelle Vernuccio
President
547 Union Boulevard
Totowa, NJ 07512
973-470-9300
[email protected]
www.northjerseychamber.org

South Jersey Economic Development District

Louis C Joyce, PP/AICP
Executive Director
782 South Brewster Road, Unit B-6
Vineland, NJ 08361
856-794-1941
[email protected]
www.sjedd.com

Southern Ocean County Chamber of Commerce

Michele Cuff
Chief Financial Officer
265 West 9th Street
Ship Bottom, NJ 08008
609-494-7211, ext. 103
[email protected]
www.visitlbiregion.com/


County Listings

Atlantic County Department of Regional Planning & Development

John Peterson
Director/Department Head
P.O. Box 719
Northfield, NJ 08225
609-645-5898
[email protected]
www.aclink.org

Atlantic County Economic Alliance

Lauren H. Moore
Executive Director
2009-B Hamilton Mall, 4403 East Black Horse Pike
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
609-245-0019
[email protected]
www.aceanj.com

Atlantic County Improvement Authority (ACIA)

John C. Lamey, Jr.
Executive Director
1333 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 700
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
609-343-2390
[email protected]
www.atlanticcountyimprovementauthority.org

Bergen County Division of Economic Development

Joanne Cimiluca
Director
One Bergen County Plaza, 3rd Floor
Hackensack, NJ 07601-7076
201-336-7336
[email protected]
www.co.bergen.nj.us

Burlington County Economic Development & Regional Planning

Mark A. Remsa
Director
1900 Briggs Road
Mount Holly, NJ 08054
609-265-5055
[email protected]
www.bcbridges.org

Camden County Improvement Authority

Christopher A. Orlando
Interim Executive Director
2220 Voorhees Town Center
Voorhees, NJ 08043
856-751-2242
[email protected]
ccia.camdencounty.com

Cape May County Division of Economic Development

Carole Mattessich
Director
4 Moore Road
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
609-465-1085
[email protected]
www.capemaycountynj.gov

County of Essex Department of Economic Development, Training & Employment

Anibal Ramos
Director
50 South Clinton Street, Suite 5400
East Orange, NJ 07018
973-395-8400
[email protected]
www.essex-countynj.org

Cumberland County Improvement Authority

Gerard Velazquez III
President & CEO
2 North High Street
Millville, NJ 08332
856-825-3700, ext. 1150
[email protected]
www.ccia-net.com

Gloucester County Department of Economic Development

Tom Bianco
Director, Business & Economic Development
115 Budd Boulevard
Woodury, NJ 08096
856-384-6963
[email protected]
www.gloucestercountynj.gov

Hudson County Economic Development Corporation

Michelle Richardson
Executive Director
830 Bergen Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306
201-369-4370
[email protected]
www.hudsonedc.org

Hunterdon County Economic Development

Marc Saluk
Director
119 Main Street
Flemington, NJ 08822
908-782-7115, ext. 230
[email protected]
www.hunterdoncountyedc.com

Mercer County Improvement Authority

Phillip S. Miller
Executive Director
80 Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor
Trenton, NJ 08611
609-278-8100
[email protected]
www.mcianj.org

Mercer County Office of Economic Development & Sustainability

Anthony P. Carabelli, Jr.
Director
640 South Broad Street
Trenton, NJ 08650-0068
609-989-6555
[email protected]
www.mercercounty.org

Monmouth County Department of Economic Development

John Ciufo
Executive Director
1 East Main Street
Freehold, NJ 07728
732-431-7470
[email protected]
www.visitmonmouth.com

Morris County Economic Development Corporation

Meghan Hunscher
Executive Director
325 Columbia Turnpike, Suite 101
Florham Park, NJ 07932
973-539-8270
[email protected]
www.morriscountyedc.org

Ocean County Department of Planning

Anthony M. Agliata, PP, LLA
Director
129 Hooper Avenue, P.O. Box 2191
Toms River, NJ 08754
732-929-2054
[email protected]
www.planning.co.ocean.nj.us

Passaic County Planning & Economic Development Department

Deborah Hoffman
Director of Economic Development
930 Riverview Drive, Suite 250
Totowa, NJ 07512
973-569-4720
[email protected]
www.passaiccountynj.org

Salem County Economic Development

Kathleen Mills
Director
Fifth Street Office Complex, 110 Fifth Street, Suite 400
Salem, NJ 08079
856-935-7510, ext. 8384
[email protected]
economicdevsalemco.com

Somerset County Business Partnership

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

Sussex County Economic Development Partnership

Tammie Horsfield
President
120 Hampton House Road
Newton, NJ 07860
973-579-1811
[email protected]
www.scedp.com

Union County Economic Development Corporation (NJ)

Maureen Tinen
President
75 Chestnut Street
Cranford, NJ 07016-2937
908-527-1166
[email protected]
www.ucedc.com


City Listings

Brick Township Chamber of Commerce

Chelle Hulse
Executive Director
270 Chambers Bridge Road, Suite 6
Brick, NJ 08723
732-477-4949
[email protected]
www.brickchamber.com

Bridgeton Urban Enterprise Zone

Kevin Rabago
Program Director
50 East Broad Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
856-451-3407
[email protected]
www.cityofbridgeton.com/uez.php

Bridgewater Township, New Jersey

Howard Turbowitz
Economic Development Officer
100 Commons Way
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
908-725-6300, ext. 5090
[email protected]
www.bridgewaternj.gov

Cherry Hill Community Development

Lorissa Luciani, PP, AICP
Director
820 Mercer Street
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
856-661-4737
[email protected]
www.cherryhill-nj.com

City of Asbury Park

Michael Capabianco
City Manager
One Municipal Plaza
Asbury Park, NJ 07712
732-502-5755
[email protected]
www.cityofasburypark.com

City of Hoboken

Christopher A. Brown, AICP, PP
Community Development Director
City Hall, 94 Washington Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030
201-420-2000, ext. 3001
[email protected]
www.hobokennj.gov

City of Newark Department of Economic & Housing Development

Evans C. Anyanwu
Director of Community Development
City Hall, 920 Broad Street, Room 406
Newark, NJ 07102
973-733-7918
[email protected]
www.newarknj.gov/departments/economichousing

City of Paterson

Michael Powell
Director of Economic Development
125 Ellison Street, 4th Floor
Paterson, NJ 07505
973-321-1220
[email protected]
www.patersonnj.gov

City of Plainfield Office of Economic Development

Valerie Jackson
Director
515 Watchung Avenue, Room 206
Plainfield, NJ 07060
908-753-3602
[email protected]
www.plainfieldnj.gov

City of Pleasantville

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

City of Trenton Housing & Economic Development Department

Eric Maywar
Economic Development Specialist
319 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
609-989-3529
[email protected]
www.trentonnj.org

City of Woodbury Economic Development

Daneen Fuss
City Clerk
City Hall, 33 Delaware Street
Woodbury, NJ 08096
856-845-1300, ext. 125
[email protected]
www.woodbury.nj.us

Clifton Office of Economic Development

Allan Ryff
Interim Director
900 Clifton Avenue
Clifton, NJ 07013
973-470-5200
[email protected]
www.cliftonnj.org

East Windsor Township


Business Ombudsman
16 Lanning Boulevard
East Windsor, NJ 08520
609-443-4000, ext. 246
[email protected]
www.east-windsor.nj.us

Economic Development Council of Middle Township

Nancy Sittineri
Grants & Economic Development Director
33 Mechanic Street
Cape May Courthouse, NJ 08210
609-465-8731
[email protected]
www.mteconomicdevelopment.com

Edison Chamber of Commerce

Joseph Coyle
President
939 Amboy Avenue
Edison, NJ 08837
732-738-9482
[email protected]
www.edisonchamber.com

Egg Harbor Township

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

Elizabeth Development Company

Bill O’Dea
Executive Director
205 First Street, Suite 114
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
908-289-0262, ext. 217
[email protected]
www.edcnj.org

Franklin Township Chamber of Commerce

Erica Correa
Administrative Director
675 Franklin Boulevard
Somerset, NJ 08873-3618
732-545-7044
[email protected]
www.franklinchambernj.org

Greater Millville Chamber of Commerce

Jerry Covella
Executive Director
Creative Enterprise Center, 14 East Mulberry Street
Millville, NJ 08332
856-825-2600
[email protected]
www.millville-nj.com

Greater Trenton

George Sowa
Founding CEO
124 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
609-473-2837, ext. 101
[email protected]
www.greatertrenton.org

Group C Media, Inc.

Jason Berardi
Web Producer
44 Apple St
Tinton Falls, NJ 07724 07719
800.524.0337
[email protected]


Hamilton Township Department of Technology & Economic Development

Martin Flynn
Director
2090 Greenwood Avenue
Hamilton, NJ 08650
609-890-3519
[email protected]
www.hamiltonnj.com

High Bridge Economic Development Committee

Mark Desire
Mayor
97 West Main Street
High Bridge, NJ 08829
908-638-6455
[email protected]
www.highbridge.org

Invest Newark

Bernel Hall
President & CEO
111 Mulberry Street
Newark, NJ 07102
973-273-1040
[email protected]
investnewark.org

Jersey City Economic Development Corporation

Florence Baron
Development Director
298 Academy Street
Jersey City, NJ 07306
201-284-9478
[email protected]
www.jcedc.org

Lakewood Township Office of Economic Development

Steven Reinman
Executive Director
231 Third Street, Municipal Building
Lakewood, NJ 08701
732-364-2500, ext. 5395
[email protected]
www.lakewoodnj.gov

New Brunswick Department of Planning & Development

Dan Dominguez, AICP
Acting Director
Civic Square, 25 Kirkpatrick Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08903-0269
732-745-5050
[email protected]
www.cityofnewbrunswick.org

Newark Alliance

Aisha Glover
President & CEO
60 Park Place, Suite 604
Newark, NJ 07102
973-596-6400
[email protected]
www.newark-alliance.org

Old Bridge Township Mayor's Office of Economic Development

Steve Mamakas
Executive Director
One Old Bridge Plaza
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
732-721-5600, ext. 7920
[email protected]
www.oldbridge.com

Township of Pennsauken Economic Development Department

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

Trenton Downtown Association

Tom Gilmour
Executive Director
16 East Hanover Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
609-393-8998
[email protected]
www.destinationtrenton.com

Union Township Chamber of Commerce

James J. Masterson
Executive Director/CEO
355 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor
Union, NJ 07083
908-688-2777
[email protected]
www.unionchamber.com

Vineland Economic Development Department

Sandy Forosisky
Director
640 East Wood Street
Vineland, NJ 08362
856-794-4100
[email protected]
www.vinelandbusiness.com

Voorhees Township

Mario DiNatale
Director, Community & Economic Development
2400 Voorhees Town Center
Voorhees Township, New Jersey 08043
856-882-5263
[email protected]
www.voorheesnj.com