Economic Outlook Breakfast Kicks off 2023 on January 18

Jumpstart 2023 with our Economic Outlook Breakfast – featuring Keynote Joel Naroff, Ph.D. a strategic economic consulting firm that advises corporations and financial institutions on the risks and opportunities economic developments can have on the organization’s operating environment. Also, join the Discussion on NJ Small Business Grants, opportunities and programs will be presented by Melanie Willoughby, Executive Director of NJ Business Action Center. Attendees will hear trends for Post Covid Labor issues, Tech and Small Business Grants as well as Renewable Energy Incentives.  This premiere business event will be held Wednesday, January 18 with check-in beginning at 8 am at The Mainland, Manahawkin, and focus on the Big Picture economy brought to local level interest.

The meeting will also preview the Spring Innovation Conference – bringing insight into the world-renowned future festivals to South Jersey for the first time. This customized innovation conference features Trend Hunter Futurists in an immersive, takeaway-focused business event. Save the date for Thursday, March 30, 2023

The event is funded in part by a grant from the NJ Department of State, Division of Travel and Tourism. The breakfast, networking, and program are open to all businesses, $40 with RSVP to 609.494.7211. For more information, go to or email