Lakewood Mayor Announces Free Business Expo, Job Fair, and Conference

Posted on September 17, 2020 By

Lakewood Mayor Ray Coles announced that Lakewood Township and the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a free JBIZ 2020 Business Expo, Job Fair, and Conference at the BlueClaws Stadium, First Energy Park, 2 Stadium Way, Lakewood, November 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (The rain date is November 17).
Mayor Coles said that the goal of the Expo is to stimulate economic growth and increase business development. “Many businesses, employees, and employers have been severely affected economically by COVID. It is our hope that this Expo will foster business and create employment for everyone in Lakewood and the surrounding communities.”
Anyone who would like to exhibit; offer workshops, presentations, or seminars should contact Esther at or call 732-987-7704 Ext. 104. Visit The Expo will follow all COVID-19 guidelines.
Duvi Honig, who sits on the Governor’s Board of the New Jersey Restart and Recovery Council, and is the founder of the Orthodox Jewish Chamber, stresses that the mission of this Expo is to help all businesses, and to foster business development, services, and jobs for everyone in Lakewood, Toms River, and the surrounding areas.
The JBIZ 2020 Expo committee is made up of Senator Robert W. Singer, Deputy Minority Leader; County Commissioner Director Joseph H. Vicari, Chairman of Senior Services and County Operations; Duvi Honig, founder and CEO of the Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce; and Mayors Carmen F. Amato, Berkeley Township; Raymond G. Coles, Lakewood Township; and Maurice (Mo) B. Hill, Toms River.
To date, the JBIZ 2020 Expo sponsors are the BlueClaws, Lakewood Township, The Lakewood Industrial Commission (LIC), The Lakewood Scoop, Kol Brama Lakewood, and J-Blast Radio 107.9.