The Jersey City Economic Development Corporation (JCEDC) is a private, nonprofit 501 (c) (3) corporation created in 1980.
The mission of the Jersey City Economic Development Corporation is to promote and facilitate economic development throughout Jersey City. Working in conjunction with City officials, JCEDC serves the people and business community of Jersey City by:
Jersey City Economic Development Corporation is a valuable resource for all businesses. We invite you to visit and explore our site often. We look forward to partnering with you and your business.
Mayor Steven Fulop
Rosemary McFadden, Chair
Brendan Somerville, Vice Chair
Nicholas Cavaluzzi, Secretary
Kia Deadwyler, Assistant Secretary
Suraj Kaufman, Treasurer
Jeff Justice Williams
Richard Campisano, Esq., Counsel
Jersey City Small Business Services division at the Jersey City Economic Development Corporation is your “First Stop to Open Shop” for all your small business needs.
Jersey City Small Business Services provides guidance to entrepreneurs and small businesses from business formation to build out, and training to marketing. Through one-on-one counseling, you’ll learn about our three small business loans, the advantages of UEZ certification, how to start a business, how to open shop, and more.