The New Jersey Food and Beverage Summit is proudly brought to you by:
NJBIZ, the state’s definitive voice of business reaches over 100,000 decision makers across a multitude of media platforms including digital, events and print. NJBIZ, in our 31st year, continues to lead the charge in providing 24/7 business news coverage via NJBIZ.com and multiple daily e-newsletters. NJBIZ, where NJ businesses turn for NJ business news.
The Rutgers Food Innovation Center
The Rutgers Food Innovation Center (FIC) is New Jersey’s statewide Food Business Incubation and International Soft Landings Program. The FIC and its network throughout the state provide a unique food industry resource, supporting domestic companies as well as international companies seeking to establish a presence in the US, through training, mentoring and shared-use manufacturing facilities. The Rutgers FIC is the leader of the Food Industry Talent Network, committed to ensuring that New Jersey’s workforce is prepared to meet the evolving and specialized needs of the agricultural, food and beverage industries in the Garden State.
The NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development
The NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development funds the Talent Network program, which targets each of New Jersey’s nine major industry clusters (Advanced Manufacturing, Construction Utilities, Financial Services, Food Industry, Health Care, Life Sciences, Retail Hospitality & Tourism, Technology, and Transportation Logistics & Distribution). Talent Networks are focused on creating employer-driven, high-quality partnerships connecting business, education, workforce development, industry, and community organizations to cooperatively develop shared solutions to meet industry demands.