JERSEY CITY, N.J., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Magnets.com announced today they will be one of ten local companies recognized at the 2nd Annual "Made in Jersey City" on Wednesday, June 16, 2010 at the City Hall Rotunda and Council Chambers. The event is hosted by the City of Jersey City and Jersey City Economic Development Corporation.
"Made in Jersey City" celebrates and commemorates the contributions of small, local businesses like Magnets.com who produce their products in Jersey City. Mayor Jerramiah T. Healy, members of the Municipal Council, and other residents of the community will kick-off the event with a special ceremony at 11:30 a.m., followed by an open exhibition and reading of an official "Made in Jersey City" Day proclamation at 1:00 p.m.
"We created this annual event to highlight the contributions and innovations that small businesses like Magnets.com continue to make to the growth and overall success of our community," said Mayor Healy. "While often overshadowed by larger companies, small businesses truly are the backbone of Jersey City, and we're excited to have them participate and showcase their products to a wide audience."
Since the company's inception, Magnets.com has been producing its extensive array of high quality promotional refrigerator magnets in Jersey City. Additionally, the vast majority of the company's employees are proud to call Jersey City home.
"We are an innovative, tried and true small business with a global customer base and high demand product," said Erwin Metius, president of Magnets.com. "We're proud of our roots and the favorable environment afforded to us by the city of Jersey City. Indeed, we appreciate Mayor Healy's efforts of bringing attention to small local businesses like Magnets.com and certainly look forward to participating next week."
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