EDANJ is capping off its great year of exciting programs with the December 13, 2013 Annual Holiday Meeting and presentation of Economic Development Awards.
Please register now and join your economic development colleagues from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Palace at Somerset Park, Somerset NJ for a sumptuous beverage hour and lunch, a festive afternoon of networking, and recognition of the 2013 Franklin-Maddocks Award for Excellence in Economic Development and the Economic Development Project of the Year.
The 2013 Award Winner for Excellence in Economic Development is Ron Beit of RBH Group. EDANJ is proud to recognize Ron Beit for the Teachers Village mixed use development in Newark, NJ. Teachers Village consists of 3 charter schools, housing focused on teachers and local professionals and hip and fun retail on the ground floor. This award is granted by EDANJ each year in memory of Bob Franklin and John Maddocks, Sr.
The EDANJ Development project of the year is LG Electronic USA's new headquarters being built in Englewood Cliffs, NJ - this $300 Million project will retain 500 jobs and create 500 new jobs over three years.
Easiest and quickest way to join us is to register on line now for the December lunch at the Palace At Somerset, 333 Davidson Avenue, Somerset, NJ 08873
From 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Always a festive and fun event, with great networking opportunities and the complimentary cocktail hour thanks to our generous annual sponsor, J.G. Petrucci Co, Inc.; thanks to our event sponsors, Maraziti Falcon & Healey LLP and Betts Environmental & Alternative Fuels.
While you are on the EDANJ website, please renew your membership on-line, too. 2014 is right around the corner, and you don’t want to miss your membership discount on the terrific programming that is planned.
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