Mission and Vision

“Advancing Economic Prosperity For All Newarkers”

Mission Statement

Invest Newark propels the city’s strong and diverse economy, builds vibrant communities, and creates opportunities for all Newarkers.

“To advance Newark’s global competitiveness by growing a strong economy, building vibrant communities, and increasing economic prosperity for all Newarkers.”


Vision Statement

We are a dedicated team of expert planners, economists, and innovators who are driven to ensure all Newarkers have the resources to thrive. Invest Newark is not a typical development agency; we go above and beyond to support smaller minority businesses, invest in world-class internet service, and maintain an intense focus on equity and sustainability.

“A catalytic world class economic development organization that consistently works to produce and sustain equitable economic growth, generate jobs, and create wealth for the citizens of Newark.”


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