The New Jersey Business & Industry Association
(NJBIA) was founded in 1910. Today, it is the "largest statewide employer association" with over 22,000 member companies. It engages in policy research and advocates on behalf of member interests in state government.
"The New Jersey Business & Industry Association is an employer association providing information, services and advocacy for its member companies in order to build a more prosperous New Jersey."
In 2007, the NJBIA donated a total of $128,460 to state senate candidates and $205,735 to state assembly candidates. It was the 20th and 8th largest donor to state senate and state assembly campaigns, respectively.
The top 5 recipients of campaign contributions from the NJBIA in 2007 were:
| Richard Codey, State Senator
| Joe Roberts, State Assemblyman
| Alex DeCroce, State Assemblyman
| Bonnie Watson Coleman, State Assemblywoman
| Louis Greenwald, State Assemblyman