The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT Celebrates 110th Anniversary and Annual Meeting with Regional Awards
Eastern CT – The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT will celebrate its 110th Anniversary and Annual Meeting on Tuesday, March 31, 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Foxwoods Resort Casino Celebrity Ballroom. The event includes the Annual Regional Chamber Awards—the ECTy, honoring outstanding businesses, nonprofits, innovators and individuals—and the Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition Awards.
Local professionals and community members are invited to join the Chamber in recognizing the following winners: Small Business of the Year, Duncklee, Inc. Cooling & Heating; Business of the Year, Pfizer; Community Revitalization Leader, A.R. Building Company; New Business Award, Café Otis; Nonprofit of the Year, Public Library of New London; Best Place to Work, Chelsea Groton Bank; Industry Innovator, Mohegan Sun; Tourism Leader of the Year, Bill Furgueson and Mystic Museum of Art; Board of Directors Special Award, Jack Malone of SCADD; Young Professional of the Year, Matthew Spring of Stifel; and Volunteer of the Year, Gail Weber of Minuteman Press.
The Southeastern CT Cultural Coalition, a collaborative partner with the Chamber, will also present their annual awards at this event. Mystic Seaport Museum and Eugene O’Neill Theater Center will be recognized as Outstanding Arts and Cultural Organizations. Atlantic Broadband will be named Outstanding Business Supporter of Arts and Culture.
At the Annual Meeting, the Chamber will elect new board leadership, note recent accomplishments, and share the strategic plan for the future. Tickets are $100 before March 24, $110 after. Click here to learn more or purchase tickets.
About the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut
The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut is a collaborative of business and community leaders dedicated to securing and enhancing the economic vitality of eastern Connecticut. The Chamber works to create value for its members and the region by providing forums for business networking, leadership and discussions of issues that affect the region; providing opportunities for members to showcase their products, services and accomplishments; helping small businesses succeed through educational programs; and working to reduce the costs of doing business in Connecticut. For more information, visit www.ChamberECT.com.
About The Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition
The Southeastern Connecticut Cultural Coalition, a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization, contributes to the cultural identity, economy and quality of life of Southeastern Connecticut by advocating and supporting arts, heritage, cultural and business activities and organizations.