Real Estate Site Selection, Business and Municipal Data and Demographics, Grants/Incentives

Bergen County Division of Economic Development


Under the leadership of Bergen County Executive James Tedesco, and the Bergen County Board of Commissioners, the Division of Economic Development connects current and
prospective businesses of all sizes to office, retail and industrial real estate, business incentives, data and demographics, and municipal, county and state services, programs and professionals to help create jobs and enhance the economy.


We also work with chambers of commerce organizations and town officials to assist in developing downtowns. Visit or call Joanne
Cimiluca at (201) 336-7336 for more information.



Employment, Hiring, Training

Bergen Job Center

The Bergen County Job Center is a full-service employment and training center that offers a variety of services, free-of-charge, for workers, job seeks and employers – including expanded virtual services.


60 State Street, Hackensack



Financing, Training

New Jersey Small Business Development Center

The New Jersey Small Business Development Centers’ network is committed to guiding established small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs to create and expand their business
enterprises which will, in turn, result in sustainable growth, job creation and statewide economic development and prosperity.


You can register for our no cost service


Ramapo College of New Jersey

505 Ramapo Valley Road

Mahwah, NJ 07430

(201) 684-7135


Mentoring and Training 

SCORE Northeast New Jersey

Free business counseling, mentoring and workshops

1 Bergen County Plaza, Room 5B
Hackensack, NJ 07601





Business Advocacy 

New Jersey Business Action Center


The New Jersey Business Action Center (NJBAC) is a business-first resource that can help you get answers from government agencies, direct you to appropriate officials or contacts, facilitate meetings and follow-ups with regulatory agencies and so much more, all at no cost and strictly confidential. 


Whether you are an entrepreneur, own a business on “Main Street”, are located on a corporate campus, or interested in expanding your products and services through export, we’re here for you. We are a business advocacy team within the New Jersey Department of State, dedicated to solving problems and maximizing growth opportunities.  


We can be reached via our Business Helpline at 1-800-JERSEY-7 and through the live chat feature of