Corporations invited to participate in the Challenge

  • Dow Jones
  • Verizon
  • Verizon Wireless
  • AT&T
  • Cablevision
  • Central Jersey Power and Light
  • PSE&G - Currently in discussions.
  • Morgan Stanley - Requested additional information, in discussions.
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Johnson & Johnson - Meeting scheduled to discuss August 17, 2011.
  • Pfizer, Inc.
  • Bloomberg
  • Tyco International
  • Bank of America
  • Sovereign Bank
  • TD Bank
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Campbell Soup
  • Del Monte
  • Pathmark
  • Wakefern Food Corporation
  • PNC Bank
  • Prudential
  • McGraw-Hill
  • Whole Foods
  • McDonald's
  • Sprint Nextel Corporation - email received from Sprint Community Affairs stating they can not participate in the initiative due to "budget constraints and challenges". This response is unacceptable, AACCNJ will be corresponding directly with Dan Hesse, CEO.
  • T-Mobile
  • Continental Airlines
  • Best Buy
  • HH Gregg
  • Macy's
  • Target
  • Atlantic City Electric
  • Comcast Cable
  • Boston Market

State, County and Local Agencies

  • Camden County Board of Freeholders
  • Atlantic County - Dennis Levinson County Executive is interested in supporting the initiative, the Chamber is currently constructing a plan.
  • New Jersey Department of Labor - Currently working with the Chamber to increase employment opportunities.
  • New Jersey Department of Transportation - Currently working with the Chamber to increase employment opportunities and DBE participation.
  • Mayor Wayne Smith of Irvington
  • Mayor Cory Booker of Newark
  • Mayor Dana Redd of Camden
  • Mayor Sharon Robinson-Briggs of Plainfield
  • Mayor Edward Johnson of Asbury Park
  • Mayor Jeffrey Jones of Paterson
  • Mayor Jesse Tweedle of Pleasantville
  • Mayor Garrett Smith of Roselle
  • Mayor Lorenzo Langford of Atlantic City
  • Mayor Robert Bowser of East Orange
  • Mayor Frank Minor of Bridgeport
  • Mayor Eldridge Hawkins, Jr. of Orange
  • Mayor Mildred Trotman of Princeton
  • Mayor Tony Mack of Trenton
  • Mayor Eddie Campbell, Jr. of Willingboro