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Opening a Business in Madison

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From its rose growing days in the early 1900's to today, Madison has been a fertile ground for the growth and development of hundreds of successful businesses.  Our residents appreciate the sense of community and service provided in our downtown. 

Our competitive advantages include:

  • A supportive community including residents, corporate and governing body.
  • Excellent demographic. Morris County is one of the wealthiest counties in the United States.
  • A strong Shop Madison campaign with an impressive calendar of events that promote business in Madison.
  • An effective and active Chamber of Commerce that supports local businesses.  Interested in joining?  Click here for a Chamber application.
  • Major corporations in Madison including Quest Diagnostics World Headquarters, Pfizer's Leadership Center for Diversified Business, Maersk US Headquarters and Bausch & Lomb Pharmaceutical World Headquarters.
  • Madison has excellent brands and businesses including:
        . Whole Foods
        . Blue Ridge Mountain Sports
        . Madison Honda
        . Shanghai Jazz (voted a top 100 Jazz Club in the world by Downbeat Magazine)
        . Madison PhotoPlus
        . Sal Minardi Salon (voted #1 in NJ by Elle Magazine)
        . Studio Yoga (one of the finest and most well known yoga studios in NJ)
        . McCool's Ice Cream (voted best Milk Shake in NJ 4 years in a row)
        . Gary's Wine & Marketplace
        ...and many, many more!

To learn more, please visit all the pages in this section, including the links on the right sidebar.  You can also visit the on-line version of our recently published community profile magazine.

Click here for a current list of available spaces for rent in town.  And as always, please contact me if you have any questions or need any additional information.


Jim Burnet
Assistant Borough Administrator