South Windsor Regional Economic Conference
President & CEO Tom Phillips joined co-panelists John Shemo, VP and Economic Development Director - Metro Hartford Alliance, Elliot Ginsberg, CEO - Connecticut Center for Advanced Technology, presenter Lyle Wray Executive Director - Capitol Region Council of Governments and moderator Julie Lapp, Director of Operations - DST Output for a discussion with local businesses about "The Qualities and Characteristics of an Economic Development Friendly Town." The discussion took place at the South Windsor Town Hall on May 1.
The second presentation "The Role of the Region in Economic Development" was led by panelists, Matt Gilligan, Manager – Town of South Windsor, Scott Shanley, General Manager – Town of Manchester, Denise Menard, First Selectman – Town of East Windsor, M. Saud Anwar, Mayor – Town of South Windsor. Douglas G. Fisher, Executive Director, Hartford-Springfield Partnership – New England's Knowledge Corridor served as moderator of the second panel.