Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno will be the keynote speaker for the Hillsborough Economic and Business Development Commission's 20th Networking Social, Oct. 17.
"As always, we are honored in Hillsborough to have Lt. Gov. Guadagno take time out of her busy schedule to participate in our events,” Mayor Frank DelCore said announcing the event at Tuesday's Township Committee meeting. “By her attendance at this social, it further solidifies our commitment and that of the State of New jersey to our business community.”
The networking social will begin at 6 p.m. in the Coach Barn at Duke Farms, which can be accessed off Dukes Parkway East.
Mayor DelCore will open the event and update the business community on process improvements to further enhance their experience in Hillsborough.
Lt. Gov. Guadagno’s address will highlight the Christie Administration’s efforts to recruit and retain businesses in the State of New Jersey along with the critical resources put in place for small businesses.
Michael Catania, executive director of Duke Farms will provide an overview of the facility, a history of the property and share future plans of the organization.
"It is our honor to host this event at Duke Farms, as Hillsborough Township is a key partner for us. We are also delighted to welcome Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno as the keynote speaker for this important gathering,” Catania said.
Information regarding registration will be available early September from the EBDC, as seating is limited and by registration only.
The EBDC Networking Socials provide the business community an opportunity to network with other Hillsborough based businesses. Each event draws approximately 200 attendees, who are given the opportunity to meet with both the elected officials as well as municipal departments.
Guest speakers present business relevant topics as well, such as grant applications, labor and workforce management. For more information on the EBDC and its events, please visit the EBDC website.