The Newark CEDC (Community Economic Development Corporation) is the agitator of Newark’s economic development. The corporation helps entice companies and real estate to the city. This process in turn helps build jobs, and bring in money to the city’s residents.The Newark CEDC used to be named Brick City Development Corporation (BCDC). The corporation was established 2007. It has 11 to 50 workers. They are located in Newark, New Jersey. Besides bringing in companies, the Newark CEDC also helps make the city suitable for visitors to come see the culture side of Newark, New Jersey.
Kevin Seawright is the CFO of the Newark CEDC. He became CFO in 2014. Before he came to the Newark CEDC, Kevin was the Executive Director of Operations at Collington Episcopal Life Care Community in 2012. He was the Vice President of Operations and Human Capital at Tito Contractors in 2011. He helped the company by putting in a effective tracking method for the company’s contracts. Kevin was also the Vice President of Operations for the Baltimore City Public Schools in 2005 according to Xing.
Kevin started his career as a managing fiscal officer for the City of Baltimore back in 2001. He provided the city a new system for the accounting department. This new method saved the city a lot of money. Kevin went to Notre Dame Mendoza School of Business in 2015. He acquired an Executive Leadership Certificate. He also went to Almeda University in 2004. He acquired a master’s degree in Accounting.