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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Brookhaven Business Advisory Council Hosts 13th Annual “Building Business in Brookhaven” Expo

Eight business people at business exposition event

Farmingville, NY – On September 26, the Brookhaven Business Advisory Council (BBAC) hosted its 13th Annual “Building Business in Brookhaven Expo” at Town Hall. The event, which attracted over 450 local business people and over 100 vendors, focused on business networking and included a trade show with booths highlighting local, regional and national companies that service businesses in Brookhaven Town. The expo was presented by the Brookhaven Business Advisory Council in partnership with the Town of Brookhaven Division of Economic Development, Town of Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency and the Brookhaven Chambers of Commerce Coalition (BCCC).

During the evening, vendors and attendees were interviewed for a special program which will air in the next few weeks on Brookhaven Cablevision Channel 18. Please visit our website for program times or to view the program on the website’s Channel 18 On Demand feature. The program will also be available on the BBAC website.

Pictured left to right are BBAC President Henry Bramwell; Brookhaven Town Director of Economic Development/IDA CEO Lisa Mulligan; Councilwoman Valerie Cartright; Supervisor Ed Romaine; Town Clerk Donna Lent; Councilman Kevin LaValle; BBAC Vice President Brian Cohen and IDA Deputy Director James Tullo.

About the BBAC
The BBAC serves as the business liaison to the Division of Economic Development. The council is comprised of business owners and professionals who serve on a volunteer basis. The Council’s key function is to assist Town government by disseminating information to and from the business communities. They also help to compile information on business in Brookhaven Town, and develop and implement public information programs to educate the business community regarding outreach programs and assistance available to them. For more information about the BBAC, visit or call Lisa Mulligan, Director of the Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Economic Development at 631-451-6563.

Division of Public Information - Office of the Supervisor

One Independence Hill

Farmingville, NY 11738

Phone: 631-451-6595

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