Connecticut’s Fairfield County has thrived despite sluggish statewide economic growth, but the area continues to grapple with physical and human infrastructure challenges.

Hear the latest legislative update and learn strategies that the county can implement for success at the first-ever Fairfield County Economic Update.

Fairfield County Economic Update
Wednesday, May 24 (noon-2:15 pm)
Crowne Plaza Stamford (2701 Summer Street, Stamford, CT 06905)

Joe Tracy, executive vice president and senior advisor to the Federal Bank of New York president William Dudley, is the event's keynote speaker.

The event also includes the panel discussion Rail, Roadways, & Recruitment: How Fairfield Can Thrive moderated by Andrea Comer, Vice President—Workforce Strategies, CBIA Education & Workforce Partnership.

Panelists include: Don Shubert, President, Connecticut Construction Industries Association; James Hunt, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs & Chief Communications Officer, Eversource Energy; David Lewis, President & CEO, OperationsInc and AllCountyJobs.com; and Adrienne Parkmond, COO, The Workplace.

The Fairfield County Economic Update is presented by CBIA, the Stamford Chamber of Commerce, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Fairfield County Business Journal, with generous support from Eversource and Bradley International Airport.

Media wishing to attend the Fairfield County Economic Update should contact Meaghan MacDonald (860.244.1957).


CBIA is Connecticut’s largest business organization, with thousands of member companies, small and large, representing a diverse range of industries from every part of the state. For more information, please email or call Meaghan MacDonald (860.244.1957).