In the news: Northwest chamber sponsors 4th business showcase

TORRINGTON – The Northwest Connecticut Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the fourth yearly “Great Giveaway Organization Showcase” on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. at the Warner Theater’s Carole and Ray Neag Executing Arts Centre, 82 Main St.

The no cost occasion will involve no cost meals and a income bar. It will feature more than 30 vendors, every with a door prize for attendees to enter to win. Some of the door prizes consist of $300 truly worth of fuel and car washes, tenting gear, reward certificates and reward baskets. No buy in needed to earn. The 1st 100 attendees will also receive a no cost gift.

For information, call 860-482-6586, or check out

Business networking occasion performed by Waterbury chamber

The Waterbury Regional Chamber invites chamber users and likely new customers to its upcoming Out for Enterprise networking party, using position on July 20 at Develomark in Plantsville.

The function,from 5:30 to 7 p.m., offers attendees the chance to mingle, network and enjoy food items from Café Bravado and beverages in the historic Clark Brothers manufacturing facility which is positioned in the Plantsville portion of Plainville. Attendees will also have the possibility to earn doorway prizes. Also, attendees will have the prospect to sit down with Develomark’s digital promoting industry experts for a absolutely free, five-moment web-site audit to acquire on-the-place perception on the layout, content and operation of your company internet site.

Out for Business is sponsored by the event host Develomark, a whole-provider design, research, and advertising company that was started in 2017. Over the earlier five a long time, the firm has grown from a a person-person operation into a crew that contains pro graphic designers, information writers, account supervisors, and look for motor optimization professionals.

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The price tag for associates is $25. Likely users are welcome to check out a person Out for Business as a visitor of the chamber.

To register for the occasion, connect with 203-757-0701 or pay a visit to and click on on the “Events & Sponsors” tab.

Ion Financial acquiring BCI Financial later in year, without having layoffs

Naugatuck-based mostly Ion Economical, MHC, dad or mum company of Ion Financial institution, announced that it has entered into an agreement with BCI Economical, a Cheshire-based, independently owned and operated finance business specializing in car lending, to purchase the property of BCI Economic later this year.

BCI will keep on to function in its Cheshire location under the same identify BCI Economical, as a division of Ion Financial institution. There will be no layoffs as a outcome of the acquisition.

Ion Financial institution President and CEO David Rotatori reported, “This acquisition will allow Ion to stay a potent, impartial, group-targeted financial institution and develop our small business holdings as a result of the vehicle financing system that BCI is regarded for.”

Timothy Rourke, president and CEO of BCI Money, extra, “We anticipate to go on with no change in our operations and we seem ahead to a mutually valuable relationship with Ion Financial.”

The offer, pending regulatory approval, is envisioned to close later on in 2022.