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June 6, 2017

Biotech Industry Leaders to Share Tips on Launching and Funding University Spinoffs

Moderator & panelists will offer entrepreneurs guidance and recommendations on launching and funding new endeavors. From left: Vincent Smeraglia, Dr. Michael Johnson, Dr. Benjamin Belinka, and Christi…

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May 31, 2017

EDA-UCEDC Partnership Helps Union County Entrepreneur Launch Artists’ Haven

Creative Space in Garwood Offers Art Studios, Classes, and Summer Camps From left: Maureen Tinen, President, UCEDC; Melissa Orsen, CEO, EDA; Sharon Reed, Owner, South Avenue Arts TRENTON, N.J. (May …

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May 24, 2017

2017 Levitt AMP Trenton Music Series

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May 24, 2017

EDA-Bank Partnership Helps ICF Mercantile Bring Overseas Manufacturing into New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. (May 24, 2017) – For over 30 years, small business ICF Mercantile has been operating as a distributor of fiber, yarn and fabrics for a broad range of industrial, textile and apparel chal…

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May 23, 2017

​New Jersey Founders & Funders Participants Provide Technologies that Make Summer Planning a Breeze

Companies like Eventcombo (pictured above at its location in co-working space Indiegrove) hope to positively impact New Jersey’s tourism and recreation sector this upcoming summer. TRENTON (May 23, 2…

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May 17, 2017

CCIT Graduate Hurel Corporation Flourishes at New Location on EDA’s Technology Centre of New Jersey Campus

Under the leadership CEO Robert Freedman (far right), Hurel Corporation is thriving at its location on the Technology Centre of New Jersey. NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (May 17, 2017) – When Hurel Corporatio…

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May 4, 2017

Notice of NJEDA Board Meeting

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s next public Board Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the EDA offices at 36 West State Street, Trenton. A copy of the proposed …

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May 1, 2017

EDA Opens 2017 Application for Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program

$60 Million Program Allows Eligible Companies to Sell Net Operating Losses for Capital TRENTON (May 1, 2017) – Providing the opportunity for early-stage companies to gain access to capital, the New J…

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April 28, 2017

Roundtable Highlights Role of EDA/Commercial Bank Partnership to Improve Access to Capital for Small Businesses

TRENTON, N.J. (April 28, 2017) – Nearly two dozen banks that operate in New Jersey were represented at today’s Premier Lender Roundtable hosted by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA). …

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April 27, 2017

EDA’s Latest New Jersey Founders & Funder Event Connects More than Two Dozen Early-Stage Companies with Seasoned Investors

Mid-Atlantic Bio Angels Investor Yaniv Sneor and his son LeeDar Sneor meet with Biotech Support Group LLC during today’s New Jersey Founders & Funders (From left: Yaniv Sneor, LeeDar Sneor, Matt Kuruk…

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April 26, 2017

​Following EDA-Supported Expansion, Jersey City’s Indiegrove Sustains Expanded Community of Entrepreneurs

EDA CEO Melissa Orsen (left) and EDA Tech and Life Sciences Director Kathleen Coviello (right) meet with Indiegrove Founder Zahra Amanpour (middle) and discuss how EDA support has helped the coworking…

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April 19, 2017

Notice of CCRC Board Meeting

A meeting of the Capital City Redevelopment Corporation (CCRC) Board has been scheduled for Friday, April 21, 2017 at 11:00 am in the EDA Board Room, 36 West State Street, Trenton, NJ. A copy of the …

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April 19, 2017

​Industry Leaders to Offer Insight & Strategies for Taking Biotechnology Companies Public

From left: Dan O’Connor, Kathy Bloch, and Scott Jackson will offer tips and suggestions to biotechnology companies looking to go public. NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J. (April 19, 2017) – On April 24, the New J…

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April 13, 2017

EDA to Fill Market Need for Seed-Stage Capital through NJ CoVest Fund

Fund to Help New Innovative New Jersey Technology and Life Science Companies Thrive TRENTON, N.J. (April 13, 2017) – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) today announced the creation o…

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April 6, 2017

Notice of NJEDA Board Meeting

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s next public Board Meeting will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the EDA offices at 36 West State Street, Trenton. A copy of the propose…

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March 30, 2017

​Astarte Medical Partners to Seek Funding at New Jersey Founders & Funders Event in Quest to Develop Game-Changing Technology for Preterm Infants

Astarte Co-Founders Tammi Jantzen (left) and Tracy Warren will pitch game-changing technology for preterm infants at New Jersey Founders & Funders. TRENTON (March 30, 2017) – When women-owned and ope…

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March 22, 2017

Notice of NJEDA Board Meeting

A meeting of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority has been scheduled for Friday,March 24, 2017 from 10-12 Noon in our offices at 36 West State Street.  A copy of the EDA’s Board agenda, inclu…

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March 17, 2017

Investors Tout Value of EDA’s New Jersey Founders & Funders

Investor Jay Bhatti shares words of advice for entrepreneurs pitching investors at New Jersey Founders & Funders. TRENTON, N.J. (March 17, 2017) – Preparations are underway for next month’s New Jerse…

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March 16, 2017

​Energy Resilience Bank Helps Four Hospitals Advance Vital Infrastructure Projects

TRENTON (March 16, 2017) – Taking steps to help keep critical infrastructures operational during outages, the Board of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) today granted preliminary app…

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March 16, 2017

Economic Opportunity Act Encourages Small Business Growth in Trenton and Atlantic City

TRENTON (March 16, 2017) – The Board of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) today approved two projects through the Grow New Jersey Assistance Program (Grow NJ) that illustrate how the…

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March 13, 2017

NJEDA Board Meeting & Bond Public Hearings Date Change

Due to forecasted inclement weather, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s public Board Meeting and private activity bond public hearings, originally scheduled for Tuesday, March 14, 2017, h…

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March 9, 2017

Deadline Extended as EDA Seeks Purchasers to Develop Most Valuable Real Estate in North Camden

TRENTON (March 9, 2017) – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) announced today it has extended the deadline for a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) related to the purchase and developmen…

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March 6, 2017

State Support Helps Family-Owned DG and Sons Expand Operations in Bergen County

Mechanic, DG and Sons TRENTON, N.J. (March 7, 2017) – Following a 40-year career as an automobile and diesel repair technician, entrepreneur Dennis Galloway founded Rochelle Park-based DG and Sons in…

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March 2, 2017

Emerging Technology Companies Glean Valuable Advice at EDA’s New Jersey Founder & Funders

Welnys Founder & CEO Heather Waibel shares her favorite New Jersey Founders & Funders aspect TRENTON, N.J. (March 2, 2017) – Through its engagement with the state’s technology community, the New Jers…

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February 27, 2017

Food Companies Leverage EDA Resources and State’s Unique Assets to Support Growth

TRENTON, N.J. (February 27, 2017) –  During her keynote address at today’s Annual Conference of the New Jersey Food Processors Association (NJFPA), New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) Chie…

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February 17, 2017

Notice of CCRC Board Meeting

A meeting of the Capital City Redevelopment Corporation (CCRC) Board has been scheduled for Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 10:00 am in the EDA Board Room, 36 West State Street, Trenton, NJ. A copy of …

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February 14, 2017

​Surge of EDA Approvals Closes Out Active 2016 for State’s Angel Investor Tax Credit Program

Rikesh Godhani’s investment into Bridgewater-based Nevakar was the 500 th Angel Investor Tax Credit approved by both the EDA and the Division of Taxation. TRENTON (February 14, 2017) – The New Jersey…

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February 14, 2017

EDA Creates Programs to Enhance Commercial Corridors in Garden State Growth Zones

TRENTON, N.J. (February 14, 2017) – The Board of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) acted today to expand support of small business growth in Garden State Growth Zones (GSGZs) through…

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February 7, 2017

Notice of NJEDA Board Meeting

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s next public Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the EDA offices at 36 West State Street, Trenton. A copy of the propo…

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February 2, 2017

​EDA-Supported Medical Device Companies Among Those Joining Global Fight Against Heart Disease

TRENTON, N.J. (February 2, 2017) – In honor of American Heart Month and tomorrow’s “National Wear Red Day®,” both of which are designed to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease, @NJEDATech today h…

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February 1, 2017

EDA Website Maintenance at 6 PM on February 3

Beginning Friday evening, February 3, at 6:00 p.m., EDA will be performing scheduled maintenance that will impact the web servers that host www.njeda.com, fortmonmouthnj.com, affirmative action and th…

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January 31, 2017

EDA Welcomes Celmatix Clinical Laboratories to CCIT

Celmatix Clinical Laboratories Lab Supervisor LisaMarie Ross prepares DNA samples for testing. North Brunswick, N.J. (January 31, 2017) – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) today ann…

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January 30, 2017

Notice of Special EDA Board Meeting

A Special Meeting of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority has been scheduled for Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 12:00 Noon in our offices at 36 West State Street, Trenton NJ. The Members will…

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January 25, 2017

EDA Mourns the Passing of its Former CEO, Caren Franzini

The EDA is mourning the passing of its former CEO, Caren Franzini. Those of us who knew Caren Franzini already recognize the magnitude of this loss.  Caren was a personal hero to so many of us, and a…

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January 20, 2017

Notice of Camden ERB Board Meeting

A meeting of the Economic Recovery Board for Camden has been scheduled for Monday, January 23, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at EDA Headquarters, 36 West State Street, Trenton, NJ. The agenda can be found at our…

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January 19, 2017

​Upcoming BioNJ Gala to Highlight Success Stories of NJ’s Flourishing Life Sciences Community

Several New Jersey entrepreneurs tout the many benefits of BioNJ membership. TRENTON, N.J. (January 19, 2017) – Representatives from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) will join more…

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January 12, 2017

Holmdel-Based Avlino Leverages State Resources to Become Leader in Big Data Solutions

TRENTON, N.J. (January 12, 2017) – As the number of businesses storing information in the cloud skyrockets, and access to analytical data is becoming more critical, companies like Holmdel-based Avlino…

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January 11, 2017

New Jersey Small Businesses Benefit from Customized Financing Solutions Offered by EDA

State Resources Support Small Business Expansion TRENTON, N.J. (January 11, 2017) –  The growth of many small- and mid-sized businesses throughout New Jersey was supported in 2016 by tailored financi…

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January 5, 2017

Upcoming “Early Stage Biotech Investing in 2017” to Offer Advice to Entrepreneurs Seeking Venture Capital Funding

North Brunswick, N.J. (January 5, 2017) –  National leaders in biotechnology venture capital (VC) will offer insights and advice to New Jersey entrepreneurs interested in securing funding to advance t…

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January 3, 2017

Notice of NJEDA Board Meeting

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s next public Board Meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the EDA offices at 36 West State Street, Trenton. A copy of the propos…

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