Economic Development

Now in Session: SBA Small Business Summer School

  For today’s entrepreneur, few endeavors are as valuable and worthwhile as continuous learning. In fact, eight in ten people(Link is external) say learning adds purpose to their work — this according to LinkedIn’s annual Workplace Learning Report. Thanks to SBA Small Business Summer School, the learning never has to stop. Here’s what is on the syllabus for…

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CommunityHistory Veterans and Fallen Honored at Annual Memorial Day Event

Veterans and Fallen Honored at Annual Memorial Day Event

Morris County Distinguished Military Service Medals Presented to 13 Veterans The Morris County Board of County Commissioners presented Distinguished Military Service Medals to 13 veterans at the Morris County Annual Memorial Day Observance ceremony outside the historic county courthouse in Morristown today. State legislators and Congressional office representatives also delivered honors to the veterans whose…

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Arts & CultureCommunity Juneteenth Arts Events in Morristown Ranging from a Public Opening to a Festive Celebration

Juneteenth Arts Events in Morristown Ranging from a Public Opening to a Festive Celebration

(Morristown, NJ, May 2024) — Juneteenth Arts Celebration is a two-day event that brings together four non profit organizations to commemorate the emancipation of enslaved African Americans. This FREE event celebrates the African American community and offers the public access to local artists, food, dance, music, and other festivities at major cultural venues in Morristown…

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CommunityHistory Municipalities Invited to Support America’s 250th Anniversary

Municipalities Invited to Support America’s 250th Anniversary

The Morris County Economic Development Alliance, the Morris County Tourism Bureau and the Morris County Economic Development Corporation are hosting a complimentary workshop on May 23 to teach municipalities how to become RevolutionNJ (RevNJ) communities to commemorate the 250th anniversary of the United States in 2026. Where: Washington’s Headquarters Museum, 30 Washington Place, Morristown When: Thursday, May 23 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. “We…

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Economic DevelopmentTourismTravel Providing temporary infrastructure and overlay goods and services for FIFA World Cup 26™

Providing Temporary Infrastructure and Overlay Goods and Services for FIFA World Cup 26™

FIFA is looking for interested and experienced companies to help deliver temporary infrastructure at the FIFA World Cup 26™ (FWC2026). FWC2026’s Stadium & Infrastructure Team has engaged BaAM Productions to procure and deliver temporary infrastructure at the tournament’s 16 stadiums. The selected suppliers will join BaAM as they endeavor to deliver a historic FIFA World…

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CommunityEducation Academy for Global Commerce Students Placed First in National Business Plan Competition

Academy for Global Commerce Students Placed First in National Business Plan Competition

Denville, NJ (5/3/24) – Six Students in the Academy for Global Commerce showcased their entrepreneurial skills and innovative ideas leading them to emerge as the National Champions in the National Business Plan Competition for their company, elevATE, in the Virtual Enterprises International course. Garv Desai, Alexa Jativa, Ashwin Kathiresan, Haley Kosovitz, Priya Savani, Michelle Tripetsky worked together…

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Business NJEDA To Open Applications for 2024 NOL Program

NJEDA To Open Applications for 2024 NOL Program

TRENTON, N.J. (April 25, 2024) – The New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) is opening applications for the 2024 Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program, commonly known as the Net Operating Loss (NOL) program, on Wednesday, May 1st. The NOL program allows early-stage technology and life sciences companies in New Jersey to sell a percentage…

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Great OutdoorsHistoryTourism Chatham Historic Riverside Trail Dedicated on Celebrate Trails Day

Chatham Historic Riverside Trail Dedicated on Celebrate Trails Day

Ribbon Cutting for One of First Trails Funded by Morris County Trails Program For “Celebrate Trails Day 2024,” Morris County Commissioners Stephen Shaw and John Krickus joined the Morris County Park Commission, Chatham officials and residents in Shepard Kollock Park on Saturday to dedicate Chatham Borough Historic Riverside Trail with a ribbon cutting. “Our trails have…

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BusinessCommunity How Small Businesses Impact Our Economy

How Small Businesses Impact Our Economy

Every year since 1963, U.S. presidents have issued a Small Business Week proclamation to recognize the contributions of entrepreneurs and small business owners. The theme of Small Business Week 2024, which runs from April 28 – May 4, is “Building on the Small Business Boom.”   How Many Small Businesses Are There in the United States? A…

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BusinessCommunityEconomic Development Morris County Celebrates Small Business Week with Emphasis on Partnership and Collaboration

Morris County Celebrates Small Business Week with Emphasis on Partnership and Collaboration

Morris County Unites to Provide Programs Fostering a Thriving Small Business Community Morris County, NJ – April 23, 2024 – Morris County is proud to announce the celebration of 2024 Morris County Small Business Week, featuring events highlighting the importance of small businesses and the collaborative efforts to support their growth and success. From April…

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