JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- World Business Lenders (WBL), a nationally-recognized small business lender, today announced the addition of over 100 new employees to its workforce through a large-scale hiring program facilitated by state-sponsored economic incentives from the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJ DOL). The hiring initiative, launched in August of 2016, has nearly doubled the number of employees at WBL's new headquarters in Jersey City allowing the company to meet its strategic goal to bring more than 225 jobs to the area while providing a significant boost to the local economy. WBL's strategic partnership with the NJ DOL serves as a working model for how government and business may collaborate to mutually benefit respective constituents, and, significantly, positions WBL as a growing employer that is meaningfully impacting Hudson County. The company's new hires will support its nationwide expansion and overall mission of improving the flow of capital into America's small business community.
"At the core of World Business Lenders' values is supporting the vitality of local businesses and economies throughout the country, and we are honored to grow our workforce with tremendous talent while enhancing the economy of Jersey City and Hudson County," said Doug Naidus, CEO of World Business Lenders. "We want to thank the State of New Jersey and the Jersey City Mayor's Office for their valuable assistance to our continued expansion as a company and allowing us to make an increased impact to small businesses both in New Jersey and nationwide."