Open panel discussion on the economic climate, and forecast, of our town, region, and state.

WHERE : Bacon Academy High School Cafeteria, 611 Norwich Ave, Colchester, CT 06415

When : Thursday April 18, 2019                 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Colchester Economic Development Commission is pleased to sponsor a FREE open panel discussion on the economic climate, and forecast, of our town, region, and state.

The forecast is on the upside due to job growth, the nation economy and stock market gains.

All are cordially invited to come and hear what the expert panel participants have to say, ask questions, and share thoughts about economic development in our town and surrounding areas.

The panelist are Sadie Colcord – Ct Economic Resource Center; Jason Vincent,AICP, town planner, Stonington; Annie Chambers – Director of Lending for South Eastern CT Enterprise Region (seCTer), Jeff Pugliese – VP of the Middlesex Chamber of Commerce, Sheila Hummel, Business Development Mgr of the Ct Dept of Economic Development; and Tony Gargano – Owner of Gano’s Power Equipment in Colchester.

The panel will discuss how to make this region more inviting to new businesses, how to grow an existing business, as well as what tools, grants, resources are available to help businesses grow, and prosper.