Welcome everyone and thank you for being a part of The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce which now represents over 1,600 businesses across our region, (Bloomfield, Bristol, Burlington, Farmington, Plainville, Plymouth and Wolcott). Along with the valued chamber affiliates we are also represent exceptional organizations that are key employers and valued business sectors to our economy in the healthcare and manufacturing arena. New England Spring and Metalstamping Association (NESMA), Connecticut Tooling and Machining Association (CTMA) and Connecticut Association of Healthcare Executives (CTAHE) are vital organizations that have complemented the growing Central Connecticut Chambers’ footprint.
The City of Bristol and its Development Authority also has joined forces through combined marketing and branding efforts which makes a great partnership. With the seven affiliate Chambers, two manufacturing associations, a healthcare association and the partnership with the City of Bristol we have become an advocate for economic and community development across our region.
Our mission has always been in the areas of economic development, business advocacy and community development and will remain the same. A growing economic development climate equates to a vital quality of life in and around our surrounding region. We are a region with great vitality that has many assets from museums, rails to trails, family entertainment, restaurants, shopping, great education facilities, school, and so much more.
As a regional chamber along with our member associations we host well over 100 community and business events, meetings and programs. Each one of our chamber affiliates support the community in which we live, work, shop or house our business by becoming engaged and involved with the community along with our government agencies at the local, state and federal level.
In closing, thank you again to all of our valued members, from the 1 person business to those that are over 1,000, each one of you is important to the continued success of The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce.
To find out more about our events and services, look around our website or call our offices at 860-584-4718. We will be glad to help you in any way we can.
Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce