About Us

ABOUT JARI

No matter what business you're in, we're here to help you establish and grow your company in today's global economy, with value-added services and connections to the right people in government, commercial lending, equity investing, real estate, and other regional, state and federal economic development groups. Contact us today to see how we can help you.

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ABOUT US


JARI is a not-for-profit economic development organization that has been a devoted partner of the business community in Cambria and Somerset Counties since 1974.

No matter what business you're in, we're here to help you establish and grow your company in today's global economy.

JARI’s team of business professionals has a combined 155 years of experience in economic and entrepreneurial development. Our agency served 442 clients in 2011 alone, providing value-added services and connections to the right people in government, commercial lending, equity investing, real estate and other regional, state and federal economic development groups.

Our scope of expertise and professional networks is unrivaled in the region, giving you a "one stop shop" for all your business needs. Simply put, we're here to help you succeed.

JARI’s primary territory is the Greater Johnstown area, which encompasses Cambria and Somerset Counties. We also offer various business assistance programs to other portions of Southwestern Pennsylvania, particularly in Pennsylvania's 12th Congressional District.

If you want to start or grow your business, break into new markets, improve efficiency, and/or advance the capabilities of your employees, contact us at or 814.535.8675.