Corporate and Business Residents
The corporate community of New Providence is comprised of companies with worldwide reputations in their respective sectors. Among them are:
Alcatel Lucent Technologies: An international manufacturer and supplier of communications equipment. Their Murray Hill location, partially located in New Providence, is the global headquarters for the world-renown Bell Laboratories.
Baxter Pharmaceutical: A global, diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide. Baxter had 2011 sales of $13.9 billion and has approximately 48,500 employees. New Providence is headquarters for Baxter Pharmaceutical.
C.R. Bard: Headquartered in New Providence, C.R. Bard is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer, and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies. Annual global sales total approximately $2.7 billion.
Lexis Nexis: One of the world's leading publishing and information companies, local subsidiaries in their New Providence campus include Martindale-Hubbell, R.R. Bowker and Marquis Who's Who.
Linde: New Providence is the North American headquarters for this major supplier of industrial gases and air products.
NJ Sharing Network: A non-profit, federally-certified, state-approved organ procurement organization, headquartered in New Providence, responsible for the recovery of organs and tissue for the 4,700 New Jersey residents currently awaiting transplantation. It is also part of the national recovery system, which is in place for the over 110,000 people on waiting lists.
Panasonic Electric Works Corporation of America: The Consumer Electronics subsidiary of this major international electronics giant is based in New Providence.
Unisys: Located in the Murray Hill Technology Center, this office provides sales and marketing to key business verticals including financial services, public sector and communications.
Several banking institutions serve the financial needs of the business community, as well as local residents. Banking institutions located in the borough include branches of:
Bank of America
Investor Savings Bank
Hilltop Community Bank
The Borough also boasts numerous professional offices representing the medical, legal, veterinary, accounting and consulting sectors. There are currently approximately 1,145 companies in New Providence. The New Providence business community is continually growing. From January 2010 through March 2012, approximately 76 new businesses opened in New Providence.
Industries by Category (number of businesses):
Advertising & Marketing (8)
Automotive Services (11)
Building & Construction (80)
Computer Hardware (2)
Computer Software (9)
Consumer Electronics & Appliances (5)
Consumer Services (75)
E-Commerce & IT Outsourcing (11)
Educational Services (24)
Energy & Resources (4)
Environmental Markets (1)
Information Technology (17)
Machinery & Equipment (7)
Materials & Chemicals (22)
Medical Equipment & Device (13)
Nonclassifiable establishments (9)
Other Business Services (137)
Other Consumer Products & Services (35)
Other Public Sector (3)
Passenger Car Leasing (23)
Printing & Publishing (26)
Professional Services (117)
Real Estate (32)
Restaurants & Bars (38)
Shopping & Stores (71)
Telecommunications & Wireless (14)
Transportation & Shipping (1)
Travel & Leisure (26)
Warehousing & Storage (2)
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