A Greater Newark!

GNEC's primary purpose is economic development. We carry out that mission by financing small business growth & development, job creation by way of self employment, and by providing technical assistance and/or a resourceful networking "pool" for the Northern New Jersey community.

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GNEC Micro Loan Program

GNEC provides financial assistance to start-up and existing small business owners to start or grow their business. The financial assistance is in the form of fixed term loans. It should be noted that these borrowers may not qualify under regular banking requirements.

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Vendor & Sponsor Logistics Instruction for Awards Breakfast

Thank you for registering to attend GNEC's Annual Opportunities and Awards Breakfast event.  Please find below logistic information for the event including parking instructions and vendor set up details.  ...Read More

Annual Opportunities and Awards Breakfast Nov. 10th 2015

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Ignite Institute of St. Peters University Women Entrepreneurship Week 2015

Women Entrepreneurship Week 2015 WEW Oct. 19th Ignite Event  ...Read More