Presidents of NJ Chambers of Commerce’s Will Unite At Strand Theater For A Pre Economic Development Day Summit

The Upcoming Pre NJ Economic Development Day Summit at the Strand Theater in Lakewood, NJ February 29 form 10am -1:00pm promises to be a unique and impactful event for the state's business community. This summit will bring together the presidents of Chambers of Commerce and Economic Development Organizations from across New Jersey, along with other business and community leaders, to discuss and collaborate on economic development initiatives.


One of the key highlights of the event will be the opening remarks delivered by Tim Sullivan, CEO of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) sharing the Vision of the Governors annual signed Resolution to declare NJ Economic Development Day every second Monday of May. As a central figure in New Jersey's economic development efforts, Sullivan's insights and perspectives on the state's economic landscape will provide attendees an opportunity to hear their thoughts while providing valuable information and inspiration for their own communities initiatives.


Additionally, the summit will feature presentations from prominent leaders in the business community, including Tom Bracken, President of the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce, and Duvi Honig, President of the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce (OJCC) who introduced the legislation. Their expertise and experiences in driving economic growth in New Jersey will offer attendees a deeper understanding of the challenges and opportunities in the state's business environment.


One of the primary objectives of the summit is to foster collaboration and idea sharing among the participants. By bringing together the leaders of various chambers and organizations, the summit aims to facilitate open discussions on strategies for stimulating economic growth and job creation in New Jersey. This collaborative approach will enable attendees to exchange valuable insights, learn from each other's experiences, and explore potential partnerships that can strengthen their collective efforts towards economic development.

The timing of the summit is especially noteworthy, given the recent declaration by the governor of New Jersey of the second Monday of May as "New Jersey Economic Development Day." This resolution underscores the state's commitment to advancing economic growth and prosperity, and the Pre NJ Economic Development Day Summit provides a timely platform for leaders to align their efforts in support of this important initiative prior to May.


In addition to the rich program of presentations and discussions, the summit will also offer ample opportunities for networking and connecting with community leaders. This aspect of the event is crucial for building meaningful relationships and partnerships that can drive economic development initiatives forward.


The choice of the Strand Theater as the venue for the summit is also significant. Located on Clifton Avenue, the theater offers a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere that is conducive to productive and inspiring conversations. The Historical venue's central location in Lakewood, NJ ensures easy access for all attendees, and its amenities will enhance the overall experience of the summit.


By bringing together the presidents of Chambers of Commerce, Economic Development Organizations, and other key stakeholders, the summit aims to catalyze collaboration, partnership building, and strategy development for driving economic growth and job creation in New Jersey. Attendees can expect to gain valuable insights, exchange ideas, and make meaningful connections that will help shape the future of economic development in the state. As the date of February 29th draws near, the anticipation for this important event continues to grow.

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Sponsorships for the Pre NJ Economic Development Day Summit are also available, providing businesses and organizations with an opportunity to demonstrate their support for economic development in New Jersey. For those interested in becoming sponsors, they can reach out via email to to learn more about the available sponsorship opportunities.