Posts Tagged ‘ Southington Chamber of Commerce ’

COCC officer to speak at business seminar

June 3, 2016
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COCC’s chief information security officer Kevin Hamel.

Get your ticket while space is still available for the the next Southington business forum. The series is presented by the Southington Economic Development Department, along with the Southington Chamber of Commerce. On Tuesday, June 14, COCC chief information security officer Kevin Hamel will present his seminar, “Cyberspace: A Clear and Present Danger.” The presentation…

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Wild Orchid celebrates a year of sushi in downtown Southington

December 4, 2015
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Visitors were greeted by a delicious assortment of foods on a sushi boat.

By TAYLOR HARTZSTAFF WRITER The Greater Southington Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening ceremony for Wild Orchid Thai and Sushi restaurant last week, in honor of their one-year anniversary. The business’ three partners, Sam Vannalith, Mike Silarach, and Limsakul Watchrapang, said they wanted to settle into Southington before the ceremony, but were happy to welcome…

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Chamber welcomes new director

September 16, 2015
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On Thursday, Sept. 10, the Southington Chamber of Commerce introduced their new Executive Director Liz Francis at a “meet and greet” breakfast at the Manor Inn in Milldale. “I am beyond excited and truly grateful for this opportunity to work with local businesses, town officials, civic groups, media, and residents to support and promote Southington,”…

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Tickets still available for Celebrity Roast of Art Secondo on Feb. 20

February 4, 2015
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Tickets are still available for the Celebrity Roast to honor Southington Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Arthur Secondo at Testa’s Banquet Facility on Friday, Feb. 20. The event, sponsored by the chamber, is open to the public. Tickets cost $40 per person and includes 12 guest speakers who will each verbally roast Secondo, who…

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Chamber hosts State-of-the-Town supper on Jan. 21

January 19, 2015
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The Southington Chamber of Commerce’s legislative committee will host its annual State-of-the-Town supper on Wednesday, Jan. 21, at 6 p.m., at the Manor Inn Restaurant. The event is co-sponsored by Reverse Solutions of Southington. The program will allow town council members and officials to comment on the status of the local government. Officials will also…

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New surgery center opens in town

October 30, 2014
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The new Southington Surgery Center at the Bradley Campus on Meriden Avenue hosted a grand opening recently with the Southington Chamber of Commerce. The 10,200-square foot facility is a state-of-the-art surgery center providing comprehensive orthopedic care for a range of ambulatory services including hand, shoulder, knee, foot and ankle, and joint surgery as well as…

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Tom Foley talks state of the state at chamber breakfast

October 27, 2014
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By Lindsay Carey
Tom Foley, the Republican candidate for governor, recently spoke before the Southington Chamber of Commerce, during a Celebrity Breakfast event.
Gov. Dannel Malloy spoke at another Celebrity Breakfast last month.

By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer Tom Foley, the Republican candidate for governor, recently spoke about the current state of Connecticut and what he would do to improve it at a Celebrity Breakfast sponsored by the Southington Chamber of Commerce at the Manor Inn in Milldale. Foley was presented by Senator Joe Markley, who said that…

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Gov. Malloy speaks at chamber’s Celebrity Breakfast

September 19, 2014
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Gov. Dannel Malloy speaks at a recent Celebrity Breakfast.

By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer Gov. Dannel Malloy spoke about current issues in the state and addressed what his administration is doing to solve them at a recent Southington Chamber of Commerce Celebrity Breakfast at the Manor Inn Restaurant. The governor also took questions from business and community leaders. State Rep. Dave Zoni gave the…

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Restaurants vie to have the best pizza in town at chamber event

August 16, 2014
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The Southington Chamber of Commerce’s annual Pizza Fest always brings out a crowd.

By Lindsay Carey Staff Writer Pizza enthusiasts everywhere, mark your calendars for Tuesday, August 26. The Southington Chamber of Commerce Women is holding its fifth annual Pizza Fest at Northridge Golf Course, formerly Pine Valley, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. It’s an event for those who consider themselves a pizza connoisseur or those looking for…

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Downtown needs cosmetic work

June 27, 2014
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By Ed Harris
Southington Chamber of Commerce President Art Secondo, left, speaks with Town Engineer Keith Hayden during the walkthrough.

By Ed Harris Editor A recent downtown Southington walkthrough, hosted by the Chamber of Commerce’s Central Business Alliance (CBA), highlighted some of the cosmetic work that is needed in the area. “There’s some minor issues, but it’s aesthetics,” said Chamber of Commerce President Art Secondo. Some of the work cited included the repainting and other…

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