Divisions

 

The Chamber has nine geographically based divisions which meet on a monthly basis throughout Middlesex County.  These divisions focus on local economic development issues and each meeting features an update from local municipal officials.  The Chamber Divisions are: Cromwell Division, Down County Division (Chester, Deep River and Essex), Durham & Middlefield Division, East Haddam & Haddam Division, Portland & East Hampton Division, Westbrook Division and three divisions in the City of Middletown, Central Business Bureau, Westfield and South Middletown.

 


 

Central Business Bureau

 

Central Business Bureau

 

Chairman: 
Thomas Byrne, Connecticut Rental Center, Middletown

 

Staff Liaison: Cathy Duncan

 

Meetings occur on the first Thursday of each month at 8:00 a.m., in the Chamber Conference Room
During the meetings, there are City & local updates, as well as information about upcoming events.

 

Check out our Calendar of Events for the next upcoming Central Business Bureau (CBB) Meeting.


 

Chester/Deep River/Essex

 

Chester/Deep River/Essex Division

 

Co-Chairmen: 
Geoff Jacobson, Nathan L. Jacobson & Associates, Inc.

 

Staff Liaison: Bettie Perreault

 

Meetings occur on the first Friday of the month at 8:00 a.m. at different location.
This division does not meet in the Summer months of July and August.

 

Check out our Calendar of Events for the next upcoming Chester/Deep River/Essex Division Meeting


 

Cromwell

 

Cromwell Division

 

Chairman: Jay Polke, Willowbrook Spirit Shoppe, Inc.

 

Staff Liaison: Cathy Duncan

 

Meetings occur on the second Thursday of the month at 8:00 a.m. at different locations.
This division does not meet in the Summer months of July and August.

 

Check out our Calendar of Events for the next upcoming Cromwell Division Meeting.


 

Durham/Middlefield

 

Durham/Middlefield Division

 

Chairwomen:
Middlefield Division-Jan Wojas, WOJAS.ARCH, LLC
Durham Division-Patricia Eick, Liberty Bank

 

Staff Liaison: Jeff Pugliese

 

Meetings occur on the second Wednesday of the month at 8:00 a.m. at different locations. 
This division does not meet in the Summer months of July and August.

 

Check out our Calendar of Events for the next upcoming Durham/Middlefield Division Meeting


 

East Haddam/Haddam

 

East Haddam/Haddam Division

 

Chairman:
Mike Bennett - Bennett & Smilas Associates, Inc.

 

Staff Liaison: Jeff Pugliese

 

The East Haddam and Haddam Divisions meet on the 4th Thursday of each month at 8:00 AM at different locations.

 

This division does not meet in the Summer months of July and August.

 

Check out our Calendar of Events for the next upcoming East Haddam/Haddam Meeting.


 

Portland/East Hampton

 

Portland/East Hampton Division

 

Co-Chairmen:
Dean Markham – Berkshire Hathaway Home Services of New England Properties
Mary Dickerson - Town of Portland

 

Staff Liaison: Johanna Bond

 

Meetings occur on the first Wednesday of the month at 8:00 a.m. at different locations.
This division does not meet in the Summer months of July and August

 

Check out our Calendar of Events for the next upcoming Portland/East Hampton Division Meeting.


 

South Middletown

 

South Middletown Division

 

Chairman: Paul Dodge, Long Hill Estate Authority

 

Staff Liaison: Cathy Duncan

 

Check the Calendar of Eventsfor the next upcoming South Middletown Division


 

Westbrook

 

Westbrook Division

 

Co-Chairs
Mary Brewster - The Captain Stannard House 
Phil Cocchiola, The Oxford Academy

 

Staff Liaison:  Jeff Pugliese

 

The Westbrook Division meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 8:00 a.m. at different locations.

This division does not meet in the Summer months of July and August.

 

Check out our Calendar of Events for the next upcoming Westbrook Division Meeting.


 

Westfield

 

Westfield Division

 

Chairman: Brian Kronenberger - Kronenberger & Sons Restoration, Inc

 

Staff Liaison: Cathy Duncan

 

Check the Calendar of Events for the next upcoming Westfield Division Meeting.



 

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