Five Reasons To

Choose New Jersey

Highly Educated

Looking to recruit top talent? You’ve come to the right place. New Jersey has one of the most highly educated, highly skilled workforce in the U.S. – including the highest concentration of scientists and engineers in the world.

40% of the U.S. Population

More than 40% of the U.S. population and 1000s of businesses are located within a day’s drive of anywhere in the State.

22 Million Consumers

A business in central New Jersey can serve more than 22 million consumers, who collectively have $800 billion in disposable income and live within a 2 hour drive.

Perfect Northeast Location

Major U.S. cities and financial/regulatory centers, including New York City and Washington D.C., are 4 hours or less from our State’s perfect Northeast location.

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World Class Infrastructure

More than 2,800 miles of highway, a dozen commuter rail lines and 1,000 miles of freight line make it easy to move people and products throughout North America.

Globally Connected

When your company chooses New Jersey, you’re truly connected to the world.

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International
Destinations

Daily via Newark Liberty and
nearby airports in New York and Philadelphia

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Largest Cargo Port
On The East Coast

Port of New York and New Jersey

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Foreign
Company
Headquarters

Business Assistance

Thinking about starting a company, or taking one to the next level? You’ll find the support you need here. From incubators for early-stage companies – to attractive incentives to help you grow – New Jersey helps businesses succeed.

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Customized RFP Responses

Need information? We’re here to help with demographics, detailed market assessments, cluster analysis and more.

Site Visits

We’ll make your property search seamless, so you find the location that’s right for you.

Connections

Our public and private partners provide a wide range of services. From regulatory and legal assistance to workforce training, they’ll ensure you have a smooth landing.

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Michele Brown President and Chief
Executive Officer

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Margie Piliere Chief Economic
Development Officer

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Cathy Scangarella Senior Vice President,
Development

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