JumpStart NJ invests in the Mid-Atlantic region with about a third of the investments in New Jersey-based ventures. JumpStart NJ members have diverse interests and preferences. Areas of investment interest include, but are not limited to: SaaS B2B,, HealthTech, AgroTech, Medical Devices, Manufacturing, Alternative Energy, Shipping/Logistics Tech, Cybersecurity, Consumer Packaged Goods. Members have deep knowledge and experience in many areas; they invest not only their dollars but their expertise in helping young companies grow. Accredited investors interested in joining JumpStart NJ should contact Sharon Waters at swaters@jumpstartnj.com.

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JumpStart NJ was founded in 2002 with the active support of New Jersey Technology Council (NJTC) and New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA). Since its formation, JumpStart NJ has developed strong relationships with the angel and venture capital communities in New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia and Boston. These relationships, along with ties to the NJEDA and the NJTC, allow JumpStartNJ to take full advantage of resources in the Mid-Atlantic region to help early-stage companies innovate and grow.

JumpStart NJ is proud to have the support of our sponsors, and we work closely with partner organizations that share our goal of supporting technology innovation in the Mid-Atlantic region. 


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