Higher Education and the Business Community

The Somerset County Business Partnership hosted a historic event on June 20th, 2018. A panel of distinguished higher education leaders highlighted the resources they have available to Somerset County’s business community for student engagement, program support, and strategic research.

The panel included representatives from Raritan Valley Community College, Rutgers University, NJIT, and Princeton University.

Check out the presentations and the resources from the event:
Michael McDonough, President, RVCC

RVCC President, Michael McDonough led the discussion on how we can build vibrant connections with higher education to help shape a stronger economy in New Jersey and Somerset County in particular!

Jaimie Testai, Program Development Specialist, Rutgers University
Gale Tenen Spak, Associate VP of Continuing Professional Education, NJIT
Gregory Mass, Executive Director of Career Development Services, NJIT
Coleen Burrus, Director, Corporate Engagement & Foundation Relations, Princeton University

Highlighted Resources

Comprehensive Economic Development

Identifies and prioritizes economic development strategies to further job creation and private-sector investment.

Diversity & Inclusion Report

Somerset County’s growing diversity gives us the competitive edge. See how.

Employer Resource Guide

One-of-a-kind toolset designed to assist your company in attracting and retaining a talented workforce.

Commercial Office Report

Demographic, statistical, and economic data needed to make informed location decisions.

In-Demand Occupation Analysis

Outlines the characteristics of our workforce and the in-demand occupations.

Economic & Demographic Profile

Important economic, demographic, and population data, including major employers and occupational statistics.

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