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Innovate Stamford

The City of Stamford, led by Innovate Stamford, has been designated an Innovation Place, as announced by the CTNext Board of Directors. Innovate Stamford will receive up to $2 million in Implementation Grant funds in fiscal year 2018 to apply towards establishing Stamford as a hub for innovation, en
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Forbes Media CEO on digital transformations and the next century

The Business Council of Fairfield County’s Annual Luncheon last week was of significance, as it marks the beginning of its second century.  As The Business Council charts its course for the next century, we couldn’t have found a more fitting keynote speaker to launch the voyage than Forbes Media CEO
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Life and Living in Fairfield County

June 2, 2017; Our Young Professionals Network has updated the latest on life and living in Fairfield County.  From competitive to recreational sports, to street-side and sea-side doings, your day can be as active, or inactive, as you want. Download guide or scroll through online
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2017 Connecticut Legislative Leadership Breakfast

Missed our 2017 Connecticut Legislative Leadership Breakfast? View the video from CT-N.  
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Best Place to Live-Work-Play Car-Free

Best Place to Live-Work-Play Car-Free

Companies honored for creating Live-Work-Play | Car-Free places On May 16, we recognized employers, commercial building owners and innovators for implementing unique programs to promote car-free living.  The Best Place to Live-Work-Play | Car-Free is an initiative of The Business Council of Fairfiel
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Innovations and Achievements in Workplace Wellness Programs

The Healthy Workplace Employer Recognition Program has become the premiere award in Connecticut recognizing the outstanding achievements of businesses and organizations in implementing employee health promotion and wellness programs. This year, 47 companies are being recognized for offering the m
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2017 National Economic Outlook and Regional Forecast

2017 National Economic Outlook and Regional Forecast

The 2017 National Economic Outlook and Regional Forecast presented by Joseph Tracy, Executive Vice President and Senior Advisor to the President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, began with his assessment of the regional and national economies by focusing on The Federal Reserve’s ability to meet it
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infrastructure investment within the state and within the northeast rail corridor region

Senator Murphy: Infrastructure Investment and Our Competitive Edge

Senator Chris Murphy, as keynote speaker at our Fall Member Luncheon, focused his comments on the need for increased infrastructure investment within the state and within the northeast rail corridor region. Murphy outlined his priorities for the role of government, not too dissimilar from that of th
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The WorkPlace Inc. President & CEO Recognized for Business Leadership

We are pleased to honor Joe Carbone, President and CEO, The WorkPlace Inc. with our 2016 Walter H. Wheeler, Jr. Business Leadership Award on the evening of November 30, 2016. Joe Carbone has been President and Chief Executive Officer of The WorkPlace since 1996. During Joe’s tenure, The WorkPlace ha
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