State Partners

The Office of Economic Development cultivates and builds relationships with numerous organizatons throughout the state to encourage economic growth. Together, OED and its partners:

  • Support the expansion of existing businesses and creation of new businesses and industry clusters 
  • Connect industry, community groups, and others to university students, researchers, and scholars
  • Assist companies with workforce recruitment, education, and training
  • Help distressed areas leverage state and university resources to improve their local economies 
  • Recruit new businesses and industry to New Jersey

Often, the Office of Economic Development acts as the gateway to Rutgers, making connections to the appropriate unit, department, school or faculty member.  We appreciate our partners who help us to expand our reach in bringing Rutgers’ talent, innovation, and resources to New Jersey communities, businesses, and industry. 

Partners in the NJ Ecosystem