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Cornerstone NJ Meeting with Governor Christie's Advisors at Morven in Princeton
August 22, 2014

Cornerstone NJ Meeting at MorvenView photosNew Jersey Chamber of Commerce Cornerstone members heard an exclusive breakfast presentation by some of the Christie administration's key advisors, including Greg Acquaviva, chief of staff to the lieutenant governor; Amy Cradic, the governor's deputy chief of staff for policy; Nick DiRocco, senior counsel in Gov. Christie's counsel's office; Regina Egea, director of the administration's authorities unit; and Matt McDermott, director of appointments. Learn more about Cornerstone NJ here.

 

Member Networking Breakfast at the Lam Cloud Conference Center in Cranbury
July 23, 2014

2014 Summer Networking BreakfastView photosNew Jersey Chamber of Commerce members exchanged business cards and discussed the latest Chamber programs, events and ways to grow their business at a networking event at the Lam Cloud Conference Center in Cranbury on July 23. Members were joined by the Chamber's executive team, including Chamber President and CEO Tom Bracken; Senior Vice President-Government Relations, Michael Egenton; Vice President of Member Services Larry Krompier; and Vice President of Communications Ray Zardetto. A special thank you to BCB Community Bank for sponsoring and to Lam Cloud for hosting.

 

Cornerstone NJ Meeting with U.S. Senator Cory Booker
July 25, 2014

2014-07-25 Booker-Cornerstone NJView photosU.S. Senator Cory Booker addressed a group of New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Cornerstone members in Trenton on July 25. Cornerstone New Jersey is a program of the NJ Chamber of Commerce offering participants unprecedented access to the state's political and business leaders and insights into the trends and issues impacting business. Learn more about Cornerstone NJ here.

 

Member Networking Breakfast at the Lam Cloud Conference Center in Cranbury
July 23, 2014

2014 Summer Networking BreakfastView photosNew Jersey Chamber of Commerce members exchanged business cards and discussed the latest Chamber programs, events and ways to grow their business at a networking event at the Lam Cloud Conference Center in Cranbury on July 23. Members were joined by the Chamber's executive team, including Chamber President and CEO Tom Bracken; Senior Vice President-Government Relations, Michael Egenton; Vice President of Member Services Larry Krompier; and Vice President of Communications Ray Zardetto. A special thank you to BCB Community Bank for sponsoring and to Lam Cloud for hosting.

 

Press Conference: Business Leaders Warn that Tax Hikes Would Damage Economy and Job Growth
June 24, 2014

Press conference on NJ State House stepsView photosBusiness leaders and legislators joined NJ Chamber of Commerce President Tom Bracken on the State House steps to warn that a proposal to increase income taxes would hurt New Jersey's economy and job growth - essentially chasing high-income earners, and the taxes they pay, to more tax friendly states like Florida and Pennsylvania.

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Roundtable Breakfast with Senators Oroho and Van Drew
June 17, 2014

2014-06-17 Roundtable BreakfastView photosDemocratic Senator Jeff Van Drew and Republican Senator Steven Oroho joined New Jersey Chamber of Commerce members for a breakfast roundtable dicussion on jobs and the economy at Forsgate Country Club in Monroe.

 

17th Annual NJ Chamber Open House
June 12, 2014

2014 NJ Chamber Open HouseView photosHundreds of business leaders, legislators and state department heads packed the galleries and the outdoor pavilions of the New Jersey State Museum in Trenton on June 12 for the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce's 17th Annual Open House. It was the second consecutive year the event was held away from our Trenton offices - a result of the growing popularity of the event. As always, there was great food, drink and ample networking opportunities for everyone.

 

Roundtable Breakfast with Assemblymen Gary Schaer and Declan O'Scanlon
May 16, 2014

2014-05-16 Roundtable Breakfast-tmView photosNeither of them said they necessarily supported an increase to the state gas tax. But both Assemblymen Gary Schaer, chair of the Assembly Budget Committee, and Declan O'Scanlon, the committee's ranking Republican, said a gas tax hike alone wouldn't answer the need to raise $1.6 billion for annual maintenance and improvements to the state's highways, bridges and mass transportation.

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3rd Annual NJ Chamber Challenge Cup
May 5, 2014

NJ Chamber ChallengeView photosSunny and 70 degrees -- the recipe for a perfect day of golf at the 3rd annual N.J. Chamber Golf Challenge. Business leaders from across New Jersey plied their skill on 18 holes at the elegant Bedens Brook Club in Skillman and enjoyed the networking opportunities provided at the pre-tee off breakfast and awards dinner.

 

Roundtable Breakfast with Assemblymen Johnson & Bucco and businessman Ted Zangari
April 29, 2014

NJ Chamber Roundtable BreakfastView photosDemocratic Assemblyman Gordon M. Johnson, Republican Assembly Anthony M. Bucco, and commercial lawyer Ted Zangari all sung the praises of the state's new economic incentives designed to lure companies to New Jersey, during a New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Roundtable on Growing Jobs and the Economy at Forsgate Country Club in Monroe.

 

U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez Is Banned from Russia, but Receives Warm Welcome from N.J. Chamber Cornerstone Members
April 26, 2014

U.S. Sen. Bob MenendezView photosThe ranking senator from New Jersey, who chairs the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, spoke candidly on a wide range of topics during a question and answer session with Cornerstone members, including relations with Russia, Middle East peace talks, Sandy recovery, the federal income tax rate, transportation funding and working with Sen. Cory Booker.

 

77th Annual Walk to Washington and Congressional Dinner
April 22-23, 2014

2014 Walk to WashingtonView photosThe 77th Annual Walk to Washington and Congressional Dinner on April 22 and 23 brought to Washington a who's who of New Jersey business and government leaders, all of whom participated in what NJBIZ newspaper has called "a massive mobile networking event" and The Star-Ledger called "a longstanding Jersey tradition."

 

Member Networking Breakfast at McCarter Theater, Princeton
April 9, 2014

Member Networking Breakfast at McCarter TheaterView photosNew Jersey Chamber of Commerce members exchanged business cards and discussed the latest Chamber programs, events and ways to grow their business at a networking event at McCarter Theatre in Princeton on April 9. Members were joined at the 84-year-old theater by the Chamber's executive team, including Chamber President and CEO Tom Bracken; Vice President of Member Services Larry Krompier; Vice President of Communications Ray Zardetto; Director of Government Relations Matt Malat; and New Jersey Chamber Foundation President Dana Egreczky. A special thank you to Aflac for sponsoring and to the McCarter Theatre for hosting.

 

Member Networking Breakfast at the National Conference Center at Holiday Inn of East Windsor
January 15, 2014

Member Networking Breakfast at the National Conference CenterView photosNew Jersey Chamber of Commerce members joined the Chamber's executive team, including Chamber President and CEO Tom Bracken, Vice President of Member Services Larry Krompier, Vice President of Communications Ray Zardetto and NJ Chamber Foundation President, Dana Egreczky at a networking event in East Windsor. They exchanged business cards and discussed the latest Chamber programs, events, and ways to grow their businesses. A special thank you to the National Conference Center at Holiday Inn of East Windsor for hosting the event.

 

The 2nd Annual NJ Chamber Holiday Party
December 5, 2013

NJ Chamber Holiday Party 2013View photosN.J. Chamber of Commerce members celebrated the start of the holiday season at Calandra's Italian Village in Caldwell - and raised funds for Children's Specialized Hospital in the process. Guests spent the evening networking and enjoying all of the pizza, pasta and chicken they could eat. During the evening, a silent auction offering everything from sports memorabilia to artwork to jewelry and accessories raised funds for Children' Specialized Hospital.

 

Forum 2013 - An Evening with MSNBC Morning Joe's Mika Brzezinski
October 23, 2013

Mika Brzezinski at Forum 2013View photosMSNBC's Mika Brzezinski addressed an audience of more than 300 business leaders at the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce Forum 2013 held at the Pines Manor in Edison.

 

Roundtable Breakfast with Campaign Chairs Palatucci and Watson Coleman
October 18, 2013

NJ Chamber Roundtable BreakfastView photosWhen William Palatucci and Bonnie Watson Coleman, the chairs for the Christie and Buono campaigns respectively, joined New Jersey Chamber of Commerce members for breakfast Oct. 18, 2013, their conversation sounded exactly how one would expect it would less than three weeks before the gubernatorial election. Lively, pointed, and sometimes tense.

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2013 NJ Chamber Legislative and Business Awards
October 9, 2013

2013 Legislative and Business AwardsView photosSince 1996, the New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce has recognized outstanding state legislators and proactive business leaders for the work they do to ensure New Jersey is business friendly, economically successful and a great place to live and work. The 2013 honorees includ State Senator Fred H. Madden, Jr., State Senator Anthony R. Bucco, Assemblyman John J. Burzichelli, Assemblyman David P. Rible, DEP Commissioner Bob Martin, and NJ Chamber Board member Ted Zangari, Sills Cummis & Gross.

 

Roundtable Breakfast with the Business Action Center
September 17, 2013

NJ Chamber Roundtable BreakfastView photos"We're all in, and it's 24-7," said Michael Van Wagner, executive director of the Business Action Center.

Van Wagner appeared at the New Jersey Chamber's Roundtable Breakfast, along with other members of the BAC - Gerard Scharfenberger, the BAC's director for planning advocacy, and Bill Spear, the BAC's international business advocate.

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Summer Networking Breakfast at the Lambertville House
June 20, 2013

Summer Networking BreakfastView photosNew Jersey Chamber of Commerce members and their guests joined the Chamber's executive team, including Chamber President and CEO Tom Bracken, Membership Director Al Romeo and Director of Communications Ray Zardetto at a networking event in Lambertville. They exchanged business cards and discussed the latest Chamber programs, events, and ways to grow their businesses. A special thank you to the Lambertville House for hosting the event.

 

16th Annual NJ Chamber Open House - A Night at the Museum
June 13, 2013

2013-06-13 Open HouseView photosHundreds of business leaders, legislators and state department heads packed the galleries and the outdoor pavilions of the New Jersey State Museum in Trenton on June 13 for the New Jersey Chamber of Commerce's 16th Annual Open House. As always, there was great food, drink and ample networking opportunities for everyone.

 

Roundtable Breakfast with Assembly Executive Directors Caruso and Duffy
June 7, 2013

2013-06-07 AED RTView photosMany of the tax incentive programs offered by the state to stimulate job creation will be merged into a single program thanks to a bill that will likely soon be passed by the Legislature and sent to the governor for his signature, said Bill Caruso, executive director of the Assembly Democratic Office and Mark Duffy, executive director of the Assembly Republican Office. Read more about the event

 

Roundtable Breakfast with
Banking and Insurance Commissioner Kenneth Kobylowski
May 24, 2013

2013-05-24 Kobylowski RTView photosThe state has kicked off a mediation program that will help business owners and residents resolve disputes with their private insurers over claims related to Superstorm Sandy, New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance Commissioner Kenneth Kobylowksi told New Jersey Chamber of Commerce members at a Roundtable Breakfast on May 24.

 

2nd Annual NJ Chamber Challenge Cup
May 6, 2013

2013-05-06 GolfView photosThe ping of driver meeting golf ball. The smell of fresh cut grass. The chirping of birds. And a beautiful golf course with temps hovering near 70 degrees. This was the setting for the second annual NJ Chamber Golf Challenge on May 6. One hundred and eight business leaders plied their skill on the 18 holes at the elegant Bedens Brook Club in Skillman.

 

Roundtable Breakfast with
Marc Ferzan, Executive Director of the Governor's Office of Recovery and Rebuilding
April 24, 2013

2013-04-24 FerzanView photosMarc-Philip Ferzan, the executive director of Governor Christie's office of Recovery and Rebuilding, said he had barely settled in his office in the State House when New Jersey Chamber President Tom Bracken dropped by to appeal for grants, not low-interest loans, for businesses that were destroyed or affected by Superstorm Sandy. Since then, the state has proposed small business grants of up to $50,000 and no-interest loans of up to $5 million for business affected by the storm. The programs, which rely on federal funds, are awaiting approval by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Read more about the event

 

Roundtable Breakfast with State Treasurer Eristoff
March 12, 2013

2013-03-12 EristoffView photosState Treasurer Andrew P. Sidamon-Eristoff gave Chamber members a "lightning tour" of Gov. Chris Christie's proposed $32.9 billion state budget for fiscal year 2014 - and he touted the Christie administration's continuing efforts to reduce business taxes and contain property taxes. Read more about the event

 

76th Annual Walk to Washington and Congressional Dinner
January 31 and February 1, 2013

2013-01-31 W2WView photosThe 76th Annual Walk to Washington and Congressional Dinner on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1 brought to Washington a who's who of New Jersey business and government leaders, all of whom participated in what NJBIZ newspaper called "a massive mobile networking event" and the Star-Ledger called "a longstanding Jersey tradition."