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Atlantic County Economic Alliance

ACEA In the News

Atlantic County Economic Alliance Looks To Take Burden Off Part-Time Mayors - Article

Atlantic County Economic Alliance Selects Lauren H. Moore, Jr.
as Executive Director- Press Release

December 2016 issue of Business In Focus Magazine outlines the progress and the future of Atlantic County, NJ. - Article

The Atlantic County Economic Alliance, a private sector directed, nonprofit economic development corporation that will lead business attraction, retention, and marketing efforts in Atlantic County.

The mission of the Atlantic County Economic Alliance is to drive economic growth and cultivate economic diversity in Atlantic County through the execution of the Atlantic County Economic Development Strategy and Action Plan developed in 2015 by AngelouEconomics, a nationally recognized independent consultant from Austin, Texas.


  • Creation of an Interim Board of Directors
  • Development and adoption of by-laws
  • Application for incorporation as a 501(c)3
  • Securing an annual $500,000 funding commitment for 5 years
  • Obtaining office space at the Hamilton Mall, Mays Landing
  • Conducting a nationwide search for an executive director
  • Developing a web site
  • Developing a fundraising campaign and marketing efforts

Atlantic County Economic Development Alliance
New Directions in Economic Development
February 24, 2016

Presentation (Text Only)

Atlantic County
Major Economic Projects
and Activity

prepared by the
Atlantic County Improvement Authority

- February 2016 -

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List of Interim Board Members:

  • Leo Schoffer, Leo Schoffer Enterprises, Interim Chairman
  • Steve Clark, Senior VP/CFO South Jersey Industries/Gas
  • Rick Dovey, President, Atlantic County Utilities Authority
  • Doug Heun, CPA
  • Joseph Ingemi, Cyber-Security Consultant, IBM
  • Dr. Harvey Kesselman, President, Stockton University
  • Dennis Levinson, Atlantic County Executive (Ex-Officio)
  • Carlo Losco, Broker/Owner Balsley Losco Realty
  • Brett Matik, President, Harrison Beverage
  • Christopher J. Paladino, President, ACDEVCO
  • Jon Powell, CEO Kravco/Hamilton Mall
  • John Runfolo, Hammonton Chamber of Commerce
  • Joe Sheairs, Executive Director, Stockton Aviation Research and Technology Park
  • Greg Sykora, Somers Point Business Association
  • Sandy Tzaferos, MediLink Homecare, Inc.
  • Mitch Zitomer, Chairman, Greater Atlantic City Chamber

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Economic Organizations

Atlantic County Economic Development
Strategy and Action Plan

Atlantic County Action Now Economic Development Strategy and Action Plan. A cooperative initiative of Atlantic County Government and the Atlantic County Improvement Authority, in partnership with AngelouEconomics. AngelouEconomics Final Report presented Septmber 24, 2015. View Report[Button]
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