About HCEDC 2022

About the Hudson County Economic Development Corporation

Our Mission

The mission of the Hudson County Economic Development Corporation is to serve Hudson County’s diverse communities by providing comprehensive financial access, information, professional training and affordable housing. Our vision is to build a healthy local economy through collaborative partnerships for businesses, organizations and individuals.

Learn more from about our work in Hudson County & download the HCEDC Brochure!

Stay in the know about upcoming programs. Follow this link to receive HCEDC Updates via E-mail!

Our Team

Michelle Richardson
Executive Director
201-369- 4370

Tammy Watterman
Operations Coordinator

Rosennies Feliz
Marketing, Communications & Program Coordinator

Nina Johnson
Business Engagement Manager

Executive Board
President: Kevin O’Connor- Veolia Water
Vice President: Alan Lambiase- River Terminal Development
Treasurer: Richard F. Dwyer- PSE&G
Assistant Treasurer: Kenneth O’Neill
Secretary: Harry Melendez- Jersey City Department of Health & Human Services, Retired

Francesca Giarratana – County of Hudson
Norman Guerra  – Hudson County Improvement Authority
Carlos Medina- Robinson Aerial Surveys
Lisa Prusko – Office of the Hudson County Register
The Honorable Jermaine Robinson- Owner: Light Rail Cafe & Life of Pie Pizzeria; Former Councilman: City of Jersey City, Ward F

HCEDC Meeting Notice

Please be advised the Hudson County Economic Development Corporation (HCEDC) will conduct Regular Meetings of the Corporation. The meetings will be conducted virtually through Zoom video services. Dates of future meetings:

  • December 6, 2023

All meetings will be held at 3:00 pm.

Zoom link and dial in numbers will be posted in advance of each meeting. Members of the public may provide comments prior to the Regular Meetings via e-mail. Please check back closer to each meeting date for more information.

Contact Us
The Hudson EDC wants to help open the doors of Hudson County to your business! We want to be a trusted advisor and partner to answer any of your questions and provide as much assistance as possible.  Contact us to get started!