Economic Development Advisory Committee 2014
Mission Statement: Committed to helping Beverly City create opportunities for economic development through the growth of local business, business retention and business expansion, job retention and job expansion as well as the development of properties in the city that are vacant or underutilized. The committee will also be committed to quality of life issues that will help to attract new residents to the city while retaining the community members that are already here.
Goal: The committee’s goal is to identify any obstacles or hurdles to economic development and to work with the city council and administration to make needed changes in ordinances, practices and policies. The committee will also help to promote civic opportunities for city beautification as well as improvement to quality of life.
Meeting the last Thursday of every month.
Contact: Rich Wolbert, City Administrator (609) 747-4090
City Council Contacts: Mr. Robert Lowden, Mr. Lawrence Carlbon
Committee Members: Amy Bent, Maureen Cronin, John Newsome, Don Arter, Ryan Atkinson, Georgine Sarro, Becky Carlbon
Information For Businesses:
Small Business Training and Consulting are Available at SBDC
The NJ Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Rutgers-Camden is part of a statewide network that provides comprehensive consulting services and educational opportunities to Small Business owners and potential owners throughout the State of New Jersey. The SBDC at Rutgers-Camden serves Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Salem Counties, with several convenient training and counseling locations.
- Business Start Up Basics
- Business Financing
- Business Plans
- Business Record Keeping, Accounting and Taxes
- Government Procurement
- State and Federal Certifications (Minority and Woman)
- Market Research
- e Business
- International Business
- Business Acquisition
- SBA Disaster Loans
- Starting A Business From A-Z
- Writing A Business Plan
- Marketing Research and Strategies
- Financing a Business
- Understanding Financial Statements
- Recording Business Transactions
- Business Ownership, Contracts & Agreements
Click here to fill out a request for business management counseling from the US Small Business Association: https://clients.njsbdc.com/centeric/eRFC/eRFC.asp?office=21030&progid=1&rfctype=InternetRFC
Meet the Lenders Roundtable is a great forum for Entrepreneurs to meet with commercial loan officers from local banks and discuss their financing needs. You will have the opportunity to have a face to face with the lenders and have them review a Business Plan Executive Summary and Financial Projections for content, form and feasibility.
DATE: Thursday, June 12, 2014 TIME: 9:00 AM – NOON
LOCATION: Waterfront Technology Center
FEE: FREE TO REGISTER: 856 225 6221
NJSBDC and private sector experts help individuals and early stage start-ups develop, and plan for growth and expansion.
- Writing a business plan
- Learning About Accounting
- Record Keeping
- Small Business Taxes
Burlington County Links for Business and Economic Development
The New Jersey SBDC Network funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. For more information on the SBA see www.sba.gov.