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Together, we are building a better Atlantic County!

The Atlantic County Economic Alliance is a private sector directed, nonprofit economic development corporation that was established for business attraction, retention, and marketing efforts in Atlantic County.


The mission of the Atlantic County Economic Alliance is to drive economic growth and cultivate economic diversity in Atlantic County through the execution of the Atlantic County Economic Development Strategy and Action Plan developed in 2015 by AngelouEconomics, a nationally recognized independent consultant from Austin, Texas.

Our Core Focus

  • Building a robust business retention program
  • Marketing competitive assets to drive industry diversification
  • Relationship building to attract new companies
  • Creating partnerships to recruit, retain and promote a qualified workforce

2023 Annual Report

Strategic Goals

To raise the profile of Atlantic County as the place to do business, we are empowering regional economic development, driving industry diversification, improving the delivery of economic development services, and rethinking destination attractions.

Board of Trustees

  • Brett Matik, 2022 Chairperson | President, Harrison Beverage
  • Michael Viscount, Esq., Vice-Chair | Partner, Fox Rothschild
  • Matthew DeNafo, 2023 Treasurer | President, Atlantic County Utilities Authority
  • Rick Ricciardi, 2023 Secretary | President, Marathon Engineering
  • Leo Schoffer, Esq., Chairman Emeritus | Managing Partner, Schoffer Enterprises
  • Wendy Bartlett | Senior Vice President, Fulton Bank
  • Dr. Joseph Bertolino | President, Stockton University
  • Bob Bucknam, Jr., Esq. | Archer Law
  • Kenneth J. Calemmo, Jr. | COO, Cooper Levenson
  • Keith Davis, Esq. | Partner, Nehmad Davis & Goldstein
  • Dr. Barbara Gaba | President, Atlantic Cape Community College
  • Linda Gilmore | Chief of Staff/Public Information Officer, Atlantic County Government
  • Matthew Levinson | Government Relations Officer, AtlantiCare
  • Vincent Maione | Director, NJ Market Affairs, Ørsted
  • Vito Pantilione | President & CEO, Parke Bank
  • John Runfolo | Executive Director, Greater Hammonton Chamber of Commerce
  • David Zappariello | Chief of Staff, SJTA (Buena Borough Mayor)
  • Mitch Zitomer | Past Chairman, Greater Atlantic City Chamber

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