New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards Partners

The New Jersey Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards were created in partnership with the following organizations:


Asian Indian Chamber of Commerce

The need for human bonding expresses itself in many forms. This is especially true when a community relocates and seeks roots in another country. Evidence shows in the formation of the Community centers and places of worship, created to preserve the past and provide continuity to future generations, the entrepreneurial and business needs of the growing community. The Asian Indian Chamber of Commerce evolved to meet the entrepreneurial vacuum, provide a forum for networking and to build on the strengths of each other giving credence to our simple slogan.

Diversity Dynamics

Diversity Dynamics was created in 2006 to provide a source of guidance and training on the challenges and opportunities arising from immigration to the United States in the 21st century. The firm focuses on issues of immigrant integration, or the process by which immigrants are incorporated into the economic, civic, and cultural life of the nation. Diversity Dynamics prides itself on its knowledge of evidence-based practices and translates cutting edge research into practical solutions, bridging the academic and policy worlds. Through a partnership with the Immigrant Learning Center in Massachusetts, Diversity Dynamics coordinates the American Immigrant Policy Portal, a web site devoted to dissemination of research-based knowledge on immigration policy and immigrant integration.

Einstein’s Alley

Einstein’s Alley is a private, non-profit economic development initiative located in Central New Jersey. Its mission is to foster economic growth through collaboration, coordination, communication, advocacy and delivery of services that will:

  • Help build an entrepreneurship ecosystem
  • Help promote central NJ’s R&D advantage to attract innovative research based companies
    and to retain existing businesses
  • Encourage the growth of knowledge based jobs and services and support workforce for the future
  • Help promote livable communities and sustainable development

Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce

The Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce has served as the area’s premier source of business networking, education and government advocacy for more than 100 years. We partner with member organizations who have over 50,000 employees to provide support to a variety of initiatives and build local commerce.

Morris County Chamber of Commerce

The Morris County Chamber of Commerce serves the people of Morris County as a dynamic, member-involved business organization that provides its members opportunities to develop, promote and pursue their business interests, foster a healthy economic and political business environment and promote the benefits of business to the public.

New Jersey Business & Industry Association

The New Jersey Business & Industry Association provides information, services and advocacy to its member companies in order to build a more prosperous New Jersey. NJBIA is the nation’s largest statewide employer association. Its members, as a group, employ more than one million people.NJBIA was founded in 1910 by a group of manufacturers who wanted to share ideas about workplace safety and who wanted to have a say in government policies affecting their business. Today, the Association’s 20,000 plus members represent every industry in the State, including contractors, manufacturers, retail and wholesale businesses, and service providers of every kind.In February 2010, the Association reached its centennial milestone, marking a century of service to New Jersey business.

New Jersey Chinese-American Chamber of Commerce

The New Jersey Chinese American Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit and non-partisan organization dedicated to promoting business among members, primarily assisting Chinese and other Asian American businesses to integrate into the American economy and facilitating US-China trade.

New Jersey Main Street Alliance

New Jersey Main Street Alliance is a coalition of small business owners working to build a new voice on issues that matter to our businesses and communities in New Jersey. Our members include both small employers and self-employed business owners, with a diverse representation of business types, race, gender and geography. We are sponsored by New Jersey Citizen Action (NJCA) which provides staff support for our coalition.

Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce

The Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce is a membership organization committed to promoting business growth within the Princeton Region and surrounding areas. With more than 1,200+ member companies and associations representing 250,000 employees and billions of dollars in annual revenue, the Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce is the largest Chamber in central New Jersey.  The Princeton Mercer Regional Chamber of Commerce’s membership covers five central New Jersey counties including Mercer, Somerset, Middlesex, Hunterdon and Monmouth with membership as far as New York, Philadelphia and Canada.

Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey

The Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of New Jersey (SHCC-NJ) is a voluntary membership network of individuals, businesses, Hispanic Chambers of Commerce and professional business associations across New Jersey and the Philadelphia area, seeking to represent over seventy thousand businesses, working to:

1. Expand business opportunities
2. Encourage mutually beneficial ties with the public and private sectors
3. Serve as an active and visible advocate in the political process and to
4. Actively promote trade between the business communities of New Jersey, the U.S. and international counterparts.

Founding Partners No Longer Active:

American Jewish Committee New Jersey

Fairleigh Dickinson University - Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurship

New Jersey Historical Commission