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

Quick Facts

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy

  • Capital: Trenton
  • Population (2018 Est.): 8,908,520
  • Largest Cities (2018): Newark, 282,090; Jersey City, 265,549; Paterson, 145,627; Elizabeth, 128,885; Clifton, 85,273
  • Targeted Industries: Life Sciences, Technology, Financial Services, Fintech, Logistics & Transportation, Food & Beverage, Advanced Manufacturing, Clean Energy, Film & Media
  • Key Incentives: Angel Investor Tax Credit, Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer (NOL) Program, NJ CoVest Fund, NJ Ignite, Edison Innovation Fund, Offshore Wind Tax Credit, Film & Digital Media Tax Credit
  • GDP (All Industry 2018): $622 billion*

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

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Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority (FMERA)

Sarah Giberson
Senior Marketing & Development Officer
P.O. Box 267
Oceanport, NJ 07757
732-720-6354
[email protected]
www.fortmonmouthnj.com

The Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority (FMERA) was created to guide the investment, growth and integration of Fort Monmouth.

Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority (FMERA)

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