Business Planning Manager

(973) 596-5473

Joe works closely with each division of NJEDge and plans with the director and manager on the year’s spending budget, objectives and deliverables.  He is also a liaison between our corporate partners and members.  He sets up the licensing agreement with vendors and works out the details of service and support to our community.  Since joining NJEDge in 2010, Joe has been investigating the stimulus and other federal funding for our consortium.

Joe Rearden has more than 15 years experience in finance, project management and compliance roles, most recently as in-house counsels for a multi-billion dollar financial services company. His prior experience also includes leading the implementation of Department of Commerce and USAID-funded projects.

He has a J.D. from the University of New Hampshire, School of Law, and a B.A. from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota.