The Newark Community Economic Development Corporation is designed attract, retain, and grow businesses both big and small, enhance minority and small business capacity, and stimulate real estate developments throughout the city’s many diverse neighborhoods. Newark CEDC works with the Newark Department of Economic and Housing Development to create economic development activities that produce and sustain growth, generate jobs, and create wealth for the people of Newark.
The Newark CEDC provides step-by-step management for companies interested in expanding or relocating to to Newark, New Jersey. They assist companies with analysis of demographics, economic indicators, workforce information, and other information relevant to business location decisions.
Newark CEDC is reaching out to small businesses to inform them of the assistance they provide. In order to grow and succeed, Newark CEDC believes in a diverse economy. They have selected key industries which they believe provides the greatest opportunity for living wage jobs and wealth including Manufacturing, Information Technology, Arts & Entertainment, Port Services, Higher Education and Research, and Health Services.
With the addition of Kevin Seawright as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, the future of Newark CEDC looks better than ever as you can see with one look at his Xing profile. With his experience in accounting, operations, and diverse capitol management Kevin Seawright seems like a great choice to further the mission of Newark CEDC. His experience is fixed in financial management for government agencies and for over a decade he has used this expertise to better communities on the East Coast.