Newark Community Economic Development Corporation (Newark CEDC) was founded in 2007 has Brick City Development Corporation (BCDC), reorganized and changed to its current name in 2014. It is the major economic development wave maker for Newark, which happens to be the largest city in the state of New Jersey. Its major priority is to develop business from scratch, attract new ones and retain them. Newark CEDC has discovered real estate upgrading and developing calls for channeling resources towards strengthening small and minor business ventures. Being a monopoly in the business development industry at the City of Newark, it collaborates with the Newark Department of Economic & Housing Development to come up and implement economic development ides to maintain upward trend in economic expansion, create employment opportunities and generate wealth for the residents of Newark City.
Kevin Seawright is the Vice President and Chief Finance Officer of the Newark Community Economic Development Corporation. His responsibilities revolves around financial and administrative operations, he is famous for his ability to identify and exploit new business opportunities, meeting targets and running strategy oriented businesses. Kevin has accumulated a comprehensive financial knowledge over the 13 years he has worked has a financial expert at Newark CEDC. This has worked to the favor of his company; he has been able to organize a team of professionals, broker deals with both the government and private investors. Kelvin is an achiever and throughout his career has been able to spearhead the increase in revenue eventually leading to 25% increase in annual returns, with good and services offered. Moreover, Newark CEDC enjoys strengthened Human Capital Divisions enhancing staff retention, collective management, and new staff recruitment and enhancing consultative and open management style.
Kevin has worked as an executive-level finance, human resources and capital operational management. The $400M in city, state, federal, capital, private and bond funds can be attributed to his 13 years of service. In addition, he has been responsible for over $600M in capital construction educational facilities in the spun of his career. He has held various influential positions including serving as Budget Manager, Managing Fiscal Officer, Payroll Director, and Finance Director, Chief of Financial & Construction Projects, and Deputy Chief Operating Officer Facilities, and Executive Director of Operations. He has established good standards and relations between the company and the clients and other employees are showering praises on him. Newark CEDC has worked towards beautifying Newark City by creating a conducive business environment for investors.