Greater Trenton Capital CEO (City Economic Outlook)

This event is now closed. Join Greater Trenton on May 23rd, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for its First Annual Capital City Economic Outlook Event, an evening of economic development insights, as business, community, industry, and elected leaders convene around the many assets, opportunities and initiatives in New Jersey’s Capital City.

The event will help focus attention on Trenton as a hotspot for development and feature opening remarks from City of Trenton Mayor Reed Gusciora and a keynote address from Greater Trenton CEO George Sowa. Attendees will learn about the groundwork and visioning happening in Trenton,  discuss specific opportunities and the best ways to capitalize on them as well as the necessary steps to ensure that these and future projects are successful.  

Opening Remarks: 

Mayor Reed Gusciora, Mayor, City of Trenton  

Keynote Speaker: 

George Sowa, CEO, Greater Trenton

Your ticket purchase will welcome you to the third floor of the headquarters of New Jersey Realtors where you will enjoy an Open Bar and Hors d’oeuvres while interacting with business leaders, architects, developers, bankers, insurance professionals, wealth managers and community coalition builders. Take away new findings and metrics to help you make informed decisions. 

Special Award: 

Greater Trenton’s Journalism and Communications Scholarship Awards will be presented to Two Trenton High School Students, who will work during the summer as writers for TrentonDaily. 


Ticket price is $75 per person.

Only 100 seats are available so please respond early.  

RSVP deadline is May 15th

You can purchase tickets here

Presenting Sponsor

Greater Trenton is an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit that uses private funding and a network of collaborative relationships to advance economic revitalization efforts in the state’s capital city.

Led by Chairman Anthony "Skip" Cimino and CEO George Sowa, Greater Trenton's Board of Directors is comprised of leaders from Bristol Myers Squibb, Capital Health, Investors Bank, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, NJM Insurance Group, Princeton Area Community Foundation, Princeton University, PSEG, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, St. Francis Medical Center, TD Bank, Thomas Edison State University, and Wells Fargo Bank. The organization’s Board of Directors has made a multi-year commitment to fund this important initiative.

Formed in the fall of 2015, Greater Trenton’s key objectives include coordinating downtown economic development projects; providing one-stop support and information for investors interested in taking on new projects; reaching out to potential residential, commercial and/or retail investors and tenants; supporting and promoting existing downtown initiatives; engaging downtown stakeholders in a strategic economic development plan; and developing investment marketing strategies.