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Ready, Set, Grow!


FREE 39-hour course will be held Saturday mornings, September 19th through December 12th at Hudson County Community College Culinary Conference Center in Jersey City.


FREE Certification and Procurement Seminar

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
at Hudson County Community College Culinary Conference Center
161 Newkirk Street, Jersey City, NJ (just 2 blocks from the Journal Square PATH Station)
You must pre-register at

Bergen / Hudson ELC A Success

From left to right Kevin O’Connor- United Water, Bette Spinelli – Hudson County EDC, Congressman Bill Pascrell – 9th Congressional District, Maria Nieves – Hudson County Chamber and Ken Hollenbeck – PSE&G.

Congressman Pascrell was very generous with his time and made the luncheon informative and enjoyable.

October Hudson ELC

In conjunction with United Water, Verizon, PSE&G, HCEDC, and the Hudson and Meadowlands Regional Chamber of Commerce Is Proud to Announce…

Special Guest Speaker:

Hudson ELC September 24th

The Guest Speaker for the Hudson ELC is Lauren Moore the Executive Director of the NJ Business Action Center. The Luncheon is held at Rita & Joe’s Italian Restaurant at 142 Broadway in Jersey City. There is ample parking. The price is $25. and you need to register. Please call 201 369-4370 for information or to register or email with your information.


Hudson June ELC

Pictured from left to Right Mack Bocchieri – Verizon, Bette Spinelli – HCEDC, County Executive Tom DeGise, Kevin O’Connor – United Water, Frank Robinson – NJBIA and Dave Hollenbeck – PSE&G

Harrison, NJ BDA Meeting

The Harrison BDA – Brownfield Development Area Meeting took place on June 19th at the Harrison Redevelopment Company office. Pictured from left to right: Front row: Mayor James Fife, Shirleen Roberts Esq. – Heller Park, Christopher Minks Esq. – Russo Development, Back row: Bette Spinelli – Hudson County EDC, Maria Vila – Harrison Rep., Gregory Kowalski Esq. – Director Harrison Redevelopment, Schenine Mitchell – US EPA, John Doyon – NJ DEP.

Hudson ELC May 28th

May 28th Hudson ELC from left to right
Bette Spinelli – HCEDC, Caren Freyer DeSouza – PSE&G, Frank Robinson- NJ BIA, Kevin O’Connor – United Water, Mark Bocchieri – Verizon and Dr. Joseph Doria – St Peter University.