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December 28, 2012

BANKS AIMING TO GET LOW-INTEREST LOANS TO COMPANIES SLAMMED BY SANDY

By Beth Fitzgerald/NJBIZ December 28, 2012 Bank of America and Provident Bank are helping make low-interest loans available to small businesses hurt by Hurricane Sandy by partnering with community de…

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December 19, 2012

LT. GOVERNOR VISITS THE SEEING EYE IN MORRISTOWN

Morris News Bee December 19, 2012 MORRISTOWN   Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno on Friday visited Morristown-based The Seeing Eye, which helps blind and visually impaired individuals gain independence and m…

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December 18, 2012

CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES GRANT TO SUPPORT JERSEY BATTERED WOMEN’S SERVICE

Safety Upgrades and Improvements Will Help Cultivate More Secure Environment at Morris County Facility Trenton, NJ –  Continuing the Christie Administration’s Season of Service outreach to those in n…

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December 17, 2012

STATE’S SMALL-BUSINESS SURVEY WILL HELP DETERMINE BEST PLAN FOR SANDY RELIEF

By Melinda Caliendo/NJBIZ December 17, 2012 Small-business owners have a chance to voice their concerns and ideas to the state that could help them get the assistance they need after Hurricane Sandy….

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December 12, 2012

SMALL BUSINESS, MANUFACTURING SUPPORT HIGHLIGHT DECEMBER EDA BOARD ACTION

$100 Million in Assistance Approved to Grow New Jersey Businesses and Generate Jobs TRENTON, N.J. (Dec. 12, 2012) – In support of the Christie Administration’s efforts to spur small business growth a…

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December 11, 2012

CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION UNVEILS $26 MILLION FOR THREE-PRONG RECOVERY PLAN

RECOVERY4JERSEY, SKILLS4JERSEY & OPPORTUNITY4JERSEY LAUNCHED TO AID BUSINESSES AND WORKERS TRENTON, N.J., DECEMBER 11, 2012 – Governor Chris Christie today announced the release of $26 million to sup…

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December 11, 2012

CHRISTIE: GRANTS WILL HELP N.J. REBUILD AFTER SANDY

By Melissa Hayes/The Record December 11, 2012 Governor Christie announced three new state grant programs totaling $26 million, aimed at helping create and retain jobs in New Jersey in the aftermath of…

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December 11, 2012

SURVEY INDICATES BUSINESS CONFIDENCE AT FIVE-YEAR HIGH

By Katie Eder/NJBIZ December 11, 2012 An indicator of businesses’ outlook on the state economy reached positive territory for the first time in five years, but companies still balk at the cost of doi…

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December 10, 2012

NON-PROFITS COME TO AID OF LOW-INCOME SANDY VICTIMS

By Harvey Lipman/The Record December 10, 2012 Low-income victims of superstorm Sandy suffered some of the most devastating financial damages from the hurricane. Many who owned their homes lacked flo…

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December 5, 2012

NOTICE OF NEW JERSEY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY BOARD MEETING

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s next public Board Meeting will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 36 West State St., Trenton, NJ 08625. A copy of the proposed ag…

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December 5, 2012

NOTICE OF FORT MONMOUTH ECONOMIC REVITALIZATION AUTHORITY MEETING

A meeting of the Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority has been scheduled for Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 7:00 pm at the Eatontown Municipal Building, 47 Broad Street, Eatontown, NJ. For…

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November 28, 2012

SPARTA SYSTEMS ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING OF NEW HAMILTON HEADQUARTERS

Larger state of the art facility to support continued growth and innovation HAMILTON, N.J. – November  28, 2012 – Sparta Systems, Inc. , the market leader in enterprise quality and management solutio…

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November 27, 2012

CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION APPROVES $60 MILLION TO GROW TECH/BIO TECH INDUSTRY IN NEW JERSEY

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November 27, 2012

NON-PROFIT GROUPS HOPING FOR DONATION BLITZ ON ‘GIVING TUESDAY’ IN WAKE OF SANDY

By James Queally and Eunice Lee/The Star-Ledger November 27, 2012 Most New Jerseyans have had their fill of “Black Friday,” “Small Business Saturday” and “Cyber Monday.” But after a weekend spent st…

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November 27, 2012

AFTER THE ACCELERATOR: WHAT’S NEXT FOR THE FIRST TECHLAUNCH CLASS?

By Esther Surden/NJ Tech Weekly November 27, 2012 On November 14, 2012, TechLaunch — the first tech accelerator supported by the state of New Jersey — graduated its first class of companies during a …

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November 27, 2012

DOWNTOWN RETAILERS REPORT SALES SURGE FOR SMALL-BUSINESS SHOPPING EVENT

By Katie Eder/NJBIZ November 27, 2012 While Black Friday sales met the expectations of New Jersey retailers as a whole, the state’s mom-and-pop stores saw a bigger boost than anticipated for Small Bu…

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November 21, 2012

BANKS EMPHASIZE LOAN AVAILABILITY AS BUSINESS REBUILD FROM SANDY

By Beth Fitzgerald/NJBIZ November 21, 2012 Banks are calling their customers to tell them loans are available to repair and rebuild from the damage wrought by Hurricane Sandy. Chase is committing $5…

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November 20, 2012

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: BUSINESS CONFIDENCE HIGHEST IN FIVE YEARS

“Business is picking up, business confidence is rising, and growing numbers of businesses believe New Jersey is on the right track.” 2013 Business Outlook: NJ Business Confidence Climbs to Highest Le…

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November 19, 2012

REBUILDING YOUR SMALL BIZ AFTER A DISASTER

By Dan Weil/Bankrate.com November 16, 2012 Many small businesses have been disabled by Superstorm Sandy, but they can take certain measures to speed recovery. Bankrate talked to a wide range of exper…

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November 15, 2012

EDA BOARD APPROVES FUNDING TO HELP ROWAN EXPAND IN DOWNTOWN CAMDEN

Board Takes Action on Other Financing Assistance, Business Incentives to Spur Job Creation and Private Investment TRENTON, N.J. (Nov. 15, 2012) – In support of the Christie Administration’s commitmen…

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November 15, 2012

NJ TECH ENTREPRENEURS DISPLAY PRODUCTS AFTER 12-WEEK-LONG PROGRAM

By Mary Diduch/The Record November 15, 2012 Ten New Jersey technology start-ups pitched their products to advisers and investors Wednesday at Montclair State University, after completing New Jersey’s …

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November 13, 2012

UCEDC OFFERS ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING

NJToday.net November 13, 2012 CRANFORD–It’s the American dream – having your own business, being your own boss, setting your own hours….But before you take the plunge (or before you get in too deep in…

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November 13, 2012

NONPROFIT HELPING MANUFACTURERS REBUILD FROM DEVASTATION OF SANDY

By Beth Fitzgerald/NJBIZ November 13, 2012 New Jersey manufacturers slammed by Hurricane Sandy are finding relief from the nonprofit New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Program, which is connecting com…

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November 12, 2012

STATE ROLLS OUT AID TO STORM-STRICKEN BUSINESSES, WORKERS

By Juliet Fletcher/The Record November 12, 2012 * Companies and workers can turn to the state for help with a variety of problems. The state has marshaled resources to help businesses and displaced wo…

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November 11, 2012

SANDY INSURANCE Q&A

By Michael Diamond/Asbury Park Press November 11, 2012 Manny Iouse, the owner of The Oven and Lavallette Pizza in the battered seaside town of Lavallette, by mid-week hadn’t been back to see what beca…

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November 8, 2012

CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES RECOVERY ASSISTANCE SERVICES FOR NEW JERSEY BUSINESSES IMPACTED BY HURRICANE SANDY

Trenton, NJ – To support the recovery of New Jersey’s businesses and protect the overall economic interests of our state in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Governor Chris Christie and Lt. Governor K…

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November 8, 2012

NOTICE OF NEW JERSEY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY BOARD MEETING

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s next public Board Meeting will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 36 West State St., Trenton, NJ 08625. A copy of the proposed a…

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November 7, 2012

PHONE.COM OFFERS FREE ACCOUNTS TO BUSINESSES IN NEW JERSEY AFFECTED BY SUPERSTORM ‘SANDY’

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October 25, 2012

CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES COMPETITIVE SOLICITATION FOR RESIDENTAL URBAN TRANSIT HUB PROJECTS

TRENTON, N.J. (October 25, 2012) – Building on the Christie Administration’s commitment to fueling economic growth in New Jersey, the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) today launched a c…

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October 17, 2012

CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE BRINGS SKILLS AND SUCCESSFUL JOB PLACEMENTS TO PARTICIPANTS

Suburban News October 17, 2012 Highlighting a Christie administration employment program that landed all ten graduates into jobs, Commissioner Harold J. Wirths of the Department of Labor and Workforce…

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October 12, 2012

COUNTY OFFERS A FREE FINANCING BUSINESS SEMINAR

Clifton Journal October 12, 2012 Passaic County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced that Passaic County Department of Planning and Economic Development, Division of Economic Development and William …

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October 9, 2012

NOTICE OF FORT MONMOUTH ECONOMIC REVITALIZATION AUTHORITY MEETING

A meeting of the Fort Monmouth Economic Revitalization Authority (FMERA) Board has been scheduled for Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 7:00 pm at the Tinton Falls Municipal Building, 556 Tinton Avenue, …

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October 9, 2012

MICHELE BROWN TAKES HELM OF EDA

By Tom De Poto/The Star-Ledger October 9, 2012 Among the first orders of business yesterday for new Economic Development Authority president Michele Brown was to lift a cap on tax credits for resident…

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October 3, 2012

UPDATE REGARDING URBAN TRANSIT HUB TAX CREDIT RESIDENTIAL COMPETITIVE SOLICITATION

Please be advised that the Urban Transit Hub Tax Credit Residential Competitive Solicitation, as outlined in this public notice posted in the New Jersey Register, is expected to be released in late Oc…

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October 2, 2012

NOTICE OF NEW JERSEY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY BOARD MEETING

The New Jersey Economic Development Authority’s next public Board Meeting will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 36 West State St., Trenton, NJ 08625. A copy of the proposed agen…

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October 2, 2012

LT. GOVERNOR GUADAGNO VISITS BASKING RIDGE

Basking Ridge Patch October 2, 2012 New Jersey Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno visited Bernards Twp. on Monday to meet with business owners and discuss the state of business in Bernards, following an invita…

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September 27, 2012

TECHLAUNCH TAKES N.J. TECH STARTUPS TO BOOTCAMP

By Stacy Jones/Star-Ledger September 27, 2012 When Mario Casabona reminded TechLaunch’s 10 resident CEOs on Tuesday to start thinking about tax returns, the room filled with groans and sighs. The trut…

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September 27, 2012

STATE PROGRAM TO AID WOULD-BE EXPORTERS

By Juliet Fletcher/The Record September 27, 2012 * The federally financed effort will advise, train and fund small-business ventures in foreign markets. New Jersey small businesses with an eye to exp…

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September 25, 2012

LT. GOVERNOR GUADAGNO HELPS SOUTH JERSEY BUSINESSES CONNECT WITH THE WORLD

NBC40.net September 25, 2012 Acting New Jersey Governor Kim Guadagno helped small businesses connect with buyers from all over the world in Atlantic City Tuesday. They were in town for discover 2012, …

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September 21, 2012

AS ‘MYSTERY SHOPPER,’ U.K. MAGAZINE EDITOR GIVES HIGH MARKS TO N.J.’S BUSINESS ACTION CENTER

By Katie Eder/NJBIZ 9/21/2012 After a run-in with New Jersey’s nonprofit marketing arm three months ago at an international biotechnology convention in Boston, Michal Kaczmarski, markets editor of En…

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