Who We Are

The New Jersey Life Sciences Vendors Alliance (NJLSVA) is a coalition of businesses, individuals and academia who provide goods and services to New Jersey’s life sciences companies.

The NJLSVA was founded to educate suppliers on trends in industry procurement and public policy that affects the life sciences industry.

Governor Christie, Lt. Governor Guadagno, Industry Leaders Promote NJ Life Sciences in ChooseNJ Video

a2Princeton, NJ, November  8, 2015 Choose New Jersey premiered a new video — “Leaders Choose New Jersey: Highly Educated, Perfectly Located” — at the 2015 BIO International Convention, which was held in June 2015 at the Philadelphia Convention Center.

Those New Jersey leaders appearing in the video to promote the state as a winning place for life sciences companies to invest are:

  • Governor Chris Christie
  • Lt. Governor and Secretary of State Kim Guadagno
  • Michele Brown, President and Chief Executive Officer, Choose New Jersey
  • Debbie Hart, President and Chief Executive Officer, BioNJ

To view the 4:17-minute video, click here.

Choose New Jersey’s mission is to encourage and nurture economic growth throughout New Jersey, including making the state’s most distressed cities engines for growth and opportunity. New Jersey is one of only a handful of states that has charged a non-governmental agency with state-wide marketing efforts for economic development purposes.

Founded in 2010, Choose New Jersey, Inc. is part of the Partnership for Action (PFA), a four-pronged public-private approach to economic development that serves as the starting point for all initiatives, policies and efforts related to growing New Jersey’s economy and creating sustainable jobs.  The PFA includes:

Led by Lt. Governor Guadagno, the PFA aims to assist businesses of all sizes and industries through relationship building, promoting New Jersey’s diverse portfolio of financial incentives and resources, maximizing the effectiveness of these pro-growth policies and assisting businesses in navigating state government and programs.

Using research-based lead-generation methods, Choose New Jersey is executing a national and international campaign to spread awareness of the State’s pro-business policies and initiatives.

Choose New Jersey is supported by business leaders from many of the state’s Fortune 500 and other top companies, privately-held ventures, labor organizations, associations and non-profits.  Together, this group represents 1.25 million people, or nearly one-quarter of the state’s private-sector workforce.