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Advanced Manufacturing

New Jersey, the Birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, Still Leads in Manufacturing

New Jersey has a rich history as the birthplace of America’s industrialization. Paterson, also known as “The Industrial City,” is where Alexander Hamilton’s vision of harnessing the power of the Great Falls of the Passaic River to create a manufacturing hub in New Jersey came to life in the late 18th century. Years later, New Jersey is where the country’s …

Irish Companies are Finding a Second Home in New Jersey

Ireland is a small island with big ambitions. “The Land of Saints and Scholars” is a hotbed for innovation, reflected in its major presence in healthcare, life science, technology, and manufacturing. Despite its size, Ireland is an economic powerhouse, ranking second globally in GDP per capita in 2022. In New Jersey, known as the “State of Innovation,” Ireland has an …

NJIT is Shaping New Jersey’s Innovation Economy

Demand for highly-skilled STEM professionals is seemingly insatiable. One third of the entire U.S. economy is supported by science, technology, engineering and mathematics jobs, and the expected growth of the workforce in the years ahead will certainly see that number rise, with nearly 800,000 new STEM occupations projected through 2029, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. STEM occupations …

Fighting COVID: New Jersey Leads During the Pandemic

On December 11, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued the first emergency use authorization (EUA) for a vaccine for the prevention of COVID-19. That vaccine was manufactured by Pfizer, Inc. at its 23 facilities across 11 different countries. It was a major milestone in the campaign to combat the virus that had disrupted the entire world. It was …

What are New Jersey’s Major Industries?

Although New Jersey is the 4th smallest state in the country, it is also the most densely populated. Our communities are richly diverse and nearly one-third of all NJ business owners immigrated here from other parts of the world. Our commitment to foreign direct investment, R&D collaboration, and workforce development supports growth in key industry sectors, from life sciences and …

New Jersey’s Innovation Workforce Pipeline

New Jersey has the most STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) jobs per square mile in the United States. This is not surprising given innovation is a part of our DNA as New Jerseyans. From Thomas Edison’s incandescent light bulb to digital cellular networks built by Bell Labs engineers, we have a rich history of technological firsts. We are home …

How NJ is Repurposing Its Manufacturing to Aid Outbreak Efforts

NJ Manufacturing Innovating during COVID-19 There is no doubt that the COVID-19 crisis has created an unprecedented landscape in New Jersey. Residents, employees, and business owners alike are facing uncertain times during this crisis, as it is unlike anything we have experienced before. Many are doing whatever they can to help those in their communities, while healthcare workers are putting …

New Jersey + India: An Innovative Future

The State of New Jersey and India share a deep and long-standing cultural, educational and economic connection. Indian Americans are one of New Jersey’s fastest growing demographics and India is one of the world’s fastest growing economies. Major Indian companies TATA and Aurobindo have already made significant investments in New Jersey. Our strategic location in the middle of the Boston, …

Workforce + Innovation Make New Jersey a Perfect Fit for Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing

A Highly Specialized Workforce, Cutting Edge Innovation Make New Jersey a Perfect Fit for Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing It should come as no surprise that biopharmaceutical companies from around the world are choosing to locate or expand their operations in New Jersey when it’s time to manufacture their medicines. Pharmaceutical manufacturing in New Jersey began more than 100 years ago and continues …

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Ryan Fox
Business Development Officer