Showcasing Somerset County's Economic Competitiveness | Somerset County Business Partnership Bridgewater, NJ

Showcasing Somerset County's Economic Competitiveness
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date: 6/7/2013
Time: 8:00 AM TO 12:00 PM

Raritan Valley Community College
Conference Center
Route 28 & Lamington Road
North Branch, NJ 08876


Phone:
(908) 218-4300


Event Description:

In collaboration with the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Somerset County Planning Board, the Business Partnership is pleased to present the conference Showcasing Somerset County's Economic Competitiveness.

The purpose of this conference is to educate the business community on the challenges and opportunities facing Somerset County, and more importantly, the economic development strategies we will be implementing to help your business compete. An active, focused economic development program is critical as our economy recovers.

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All proceeds will be used to deliver economic development and tourism services to the entire Somerset County business community through our 501(c)(3) charitable foundation.

Program:

8:00    Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:30    Opening Remarks & Acknowledgements
          
Mike Kerwin, President & CEO
          Somerset County Business Partnership

          Hon. Peter Palmer, Director
          Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders

          Introduction
          Bob Bzik, Planning Director
          Somerset County Planning Board

          Keynote Address: 
          Setting the Stage - What is Driving Today's Market

          Bob Antonicello, Chairman
          Urban Land Institute - Northern New Jersey

          Panel I: 
          
Somerset County Challenges and Opportunities
          Moderator: Timothy Evans, Research Director
                             New Jersey Future
          
          Bernard Navatto, Chairman
          Somerset County Planning Board
          
          Colette Santasieri, PhD, Director of Strategic Initiatives
          New Jersey Institute of Technology
         
          Debra Tantleff, Vice President of Development
          Roseland, A Mack-Cali Company

          Panel II:  
          
Somerset County Strategies for Success
          Moderator:
Mike Van Wagner, Executive Director
                             New Jersey Business Action Center
          
          Troy Fischer, General Manager
          Bridgewater Commons
          
          Dan Loughlin, Managing Director
          Jones Lang LaSalle
          
          Michele Boronkas, Executive Director
          NJ State Employment & Training Commission 

11:30  Endnote Address:
          The Power of the Public-Private Partnership

          
Tracye McDaniel, President & CEO
          Choose New Jersey


Directions:
Directions to Raritan Valley Community College's Conference Center (CC)
Parking - Lots 1 and 2



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EVENT SPONSORS
AT&T
JK Design
PSE&G
Affinity Federal Credit Union
Raritan Valley Community College
NJ American Water Company
PNC Wealth Management
Advance Realty
Somerset Savings Bank, SLA

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JK Design
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PSE&G
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Affinity Federal Credit Union
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Raritan Valley Community College
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NJ American Water Company
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PNC Wealth Management
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Advance Realty
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Somerset Savings Bank, SLA
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