The Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce is seeking students to intern in their office over the summer. The chamber is looking for an intern who would work with the staff on ongoing projects and special events. The intern would also be required to help out with answering phones and tourism inquiries.
The Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce looks for interns with good interpersonal skills, basic computer knowledge, and an ability to adapt to the flow of a nonprofit work environment.
Students interested in applying for an internship should send a cover letter and resume to Hannah Stewart at Hannah@mysticchamber.org or call 860-572-9578.
The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut, in conjunction with the two local chambers, will host a special business after hours networking event April 10 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Lawrence + Memorial Hospital.
The event is being presented with the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Westerly-Pawcatuck Chamber of Commerce and is scheduled to run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the hospital at 365 Montauk Ave., New London.
Tickets are $10 for chamber members and $15 for non-members. For additional information or to register, call 860-701-9113, or visit www.ChamberECT.com and click on programs and events.
Design to Consign, an upscale consignment boutique with an artisan flair, will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony April 12 that has been organized by the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut.
The ceremonial opening will take place at the store, located in Unit 7 at 131 Boston Post Road, Waterford, starting at 5 p.m.
To learn more about the store, visit www.design2consignboutique.com .
The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut will conduct its annual State of East Lyme program, from 7:45 to 9 a.m., April 12 at the town hall, 108 Pennsylvania Ave.
Local municipal and education leaders, including First Selectman Paul Formica and schools Superintendent James Lombardo, will provide updates.
Admission is $5 for chamber members, $10 for non-members. To register, or obtain additional information, call 860-701-9113, or visit www.ChamberECT.com and click on programs and events.
Weichert, Realtors-Suburban Properties broker/owner Vincent Engingro has announced the company's 2012 award winners. Six high achievers were honored by Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. at a banquet on March 14.
Topping the list from the Mystic agency were Anthony Lemme and Paul Nolan, inductees into the WREA 2012 Executive Club.
The WREA 2012 Sales Achievement Award was presented to David Cappucci, John Troland, Ralph Colavolpe, and Rita Liang.
All awards are based on minimum requirement per award category in gross commission income or units earned in 2012. These agents earned their recognition from among associates in 35 states at year's end.
SCORE will host a free workshop on "Managing Your Business Finances 2" on Wednesday, April 10 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Old Saybrook Town Hall, 302 Main St.
Workshop presenter Elizabeth Santaus has 20 years of experience in the financial accounting software and bookkeeping industry.
To register and for more information go to www.southeasternctscore.org. The workshop is sponsored by Guilford Savings Bank (www.gsb-yourbank.com) and the Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce (oldsaybrookchamber.com).
The Southeastern CT Women's Network will host a special screening of "Iron Jawed Angels" on Monday, April 22, at Groton Public Library, 52 Newtown Road. The program begins at 5:30. Attendees are encouraged to bring a bagged dinner and to stay for a post-film discussion. The event is free and open to the public. For more information visit www.sectwomensnetwork.org.
"Iron Jawed Angels" focuses on the American women's suffrage movement during the 1910s.
For more information this event and the Network, go to www.sectwomensnetwork.org.
Liberty Bank President and CEO Chandler J. Howard has been appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston to serve on the national Community Depository Institutions Advisory Council.
The CDIAC meets twice a year to advise the Federal Reserve Board in Washington, D.C., on issues and conditions that affect a full range of community depository institutions with assets of less than $10 billion.
Howard has four decades of banking experience, serving in executive positions at People's Bank, Fleet Bank, and Bank of America, among others.
Financial Adviser Michael C. Doherty Jr., of Doherty Financial Services in Uncasville, has been named a 2012 FIVE STAR Wealth Manager by Connecticut Magazine for overall client satisfaction. Less than 2 percent of wealth managers in Connecticut were named to the list.
Doherty, who has been a financial advisor for 30 years, specializes in retirement planning, investment planning and financial planning.
Doherty Financial Services is located at 212 Norwich-New London Tpke. For more information, visit www.dohertyfinancial.com.
Tony Joyce has joined Chelsea Groton Bank's Commercial Lending Department as Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending Manager. His primary focus will be managing the commercial loan team and expanding the commercial loan portfolio by deepening existing customer relationships and developing new relationships throughout eastern Connecticut and Rhode Island .
He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut and his master's degree in Business Administration from the University of New Haven. He is also a graduate of the National School of Banking.
Joyce serves as Chairman of the Board of Backus Hospital and sits on the Finance Committee of Saints Peter and Paul Church. He and his wife and two children live in Uncasville.
For more information, visit chelseagroton.com.
Jewett City Savings Bank has introduced a new interactive mortgage web center designed to enhance and streamline the mortgage application process, according to Kevin C. Merchant, president and CEO.
Visitors can securely apply for a new mortgage, refinancing, or even pre-approval in as little as 20 minutes, and receive an answer in moments. The new web center also offers a Rate Watch feature, providing subscribers with free notices of rate changes, calculators to allow users to choose the financing that best suits their particular needs, as well as a personalized rate quote.
The new mortgage web center can be found at jcsbank.com.
The Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Westerly-Pawcatuck Area Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut will host a special Business After Hours at Lawrence + Memorial Hospital, 365 Montauk Ave., New London, on April 10 at 5:30 p.m. L+M is celebrating its 100th Anniversary at this event.
The cost is $10 for members and $20 for non-members. To register, contact the Mystic Chamber at (860) 572-9578 or email Hannah@mysticchamber.org.