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ALNNJ Dinner Meeting Thursday September 19, 2019 at 6PM

Maggie Peters from the NJ Economic Development Authority will speak about the current business climate for development in NJ.

At our meeting our speaker will discuss Governor Murphy’s proposed tax incentive programs for New Jersey. Maggie will outline of several financing options for small- and mid-sized businesses as start-ups for construction loans. We will be given an update on the Brownfields Redevelopment Tax Credit and Loan Program for future developments. Lastly, Ms. Peters will provide an outline of several other programs for investing in communities, such as the expanded 21st Century Redevelopment Program. 

Maggie Peters

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Maggie Peters is a Senior Community Development Officer at the NJ Economic Development Authority (NJEDA). NJEDA is an independent State agency that finances small and mid-sized businesses, administers tax incentives to retain and grow jobs, revitalizes communities through redevelopment initiatives, and supports entrepreneurial development by providing access to training and mentoring programs.

Maggie is responsible for marketing, promoting and selling NJEDA’s incentive resources to developers, service providers, municipalities and other key organizations to develop a pipeline of viable complex and high value catalytic real estate development, business attraction and retention projects in NJ.

Maggie is a graduate of the Economic Development Institute (EDI), accredited by the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and earned her Economic Development Professional Certification (EDP) from the Northeastern Economic Developers Association (NEDA).

Maggie holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from William Paterson University (WPU).

Meeting Location

ModernfoldStyles, Inc. Showroom
15 Empire Blvd
South Hackensack, NJ 07606

Free for ALNNJ members to attend, RSVP required

RSVP Before 12 Noon on Monday September 16, 2019
Non-members and guests of the League are welcome at $50 per person, reservations required.