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Suite Talk: Chris Bruhl, president and CEO of The Business Council...

Bruhl discusses what he sees as the county’s strengths, the Business Council’s hopes for the state’s incoming governor – and how the state needs to look beyond its borders for more opportunities.

First County Bank Chairman/CEO to be honored by Business Council of...

Rey Giallongo is also the vice chairman and a member of the board of commissioners of the Stamford Downtown Special Services District.

CT economic growth commission recommends tax overhaul, cost-reduction measures

The commission's report also advocates raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2022, tightening union bargaining rules and cutting state spending by $1 billion a year while adding spending in cities and on transportation.

Business leaders: Uncertainty, unsettled issues cloud 2018 forecast

“We will struggle to grow by zero to 1 percent," forecasts Connecticut Business & Industry Association President and CEOJoe Brennan.

Trump tax plan gets mixed reviews from business community

Frustration over a lack of detail leaves observers hopeful but wary.

Business and political leaders give Malloy-era largely damning reviews

Some high marks for the outgoing governor's attempts to fix the fiscal mess he inherited ... but actual accomplishments are few, according to observers.

Minus funds, Connecticut’s tourism department takes over marketing via ‘listening tour’

Meanwhile, the Western Connecticut Convention and Visitors Bureau in Litchfield is hoping to persuade lawmakers to restore financing.

The futurists in the gray-flannel suits

Global Game Jam showcases and encourages Fairfield County's tech talent, a key component for business growth.

Connecticut sees billion-dollar benefits in interstate work

A state analysis found more than $40 billion in economic benefits could be generated by widening portions of I-95 and I-84 .

Business Council pursues the grail of fast, frequent rail service

A panel discussion draws 120 to discussion of modern transportation and its effects on growth.

Forum: Immigrants key to economic future

Immigration forum pushes for national reform.

Taxman shows responsive nature

DRS sheds inefficiencies.

Information central

Business Council wrangles data, greases gears

Council’s focus on small business, job growth

Reviewing their efforts to strengthen the greater Fairfield County community and bolster businesses, Business Council members convened at the Stamford Marriott Hotel June 10 to discuss the organization’s pronounced year of growth.

Panel urges nonprofit-private sector partnerships

An organization that wants to make a true difference in the community needs to become multifaceted and multi-organizational, according to speakers at a community forum March 25 at Fairfield University.