Farmingville, NY - On Thursday, October 10, the Division of Economic Development’s Brookhaven Business Advisory Council (BBAC) will present its 15th Annual “Building Business in Brookhaven” Expo at Town Hall from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The event, which attracted more than 100 vendors and over 450 local business people last year, will focus on business networking and include a trade show with booths featuring local, regional and national companies that service businesses in Brookhaven Town. The free event will also include local vendors offering complimentary refreshments and food. Brookhaven Town Hall is located at One Independence Hill in Farmingville.The “Building Business in Brookhaven” Expo is presented by the Brookhaven Business Advisory Council in partnership with the Town of Brookhaven, Town of Brookhaven Industrial Development Agency and the Brookhaven Chambers of Commerce Coalition (BCCC).Supervisor Ed Romaine said, “The BBAC is a great resource for businesses to network, share ideas and help grow the local economy, and the Expo is the perfect venue to do it. I encourage our business community to take advantage of this opportunity to promote their business, make important contacts and reach new customers.”To register, or if you have questions about the event, please call the Division of Economic Development at 631-451-6563 or visit our event Web page.The BBAC expects a large number of vendor booth space requests this year, so they recommend that reservations be made as soon as possible. For table reservations, please contact the Economic Development Office at 631-451-6563 or visit the event Web page.About the BBACThe BBAC serves as the business liaison to the Supervisor and Town Board. 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 the BBAC website 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 SupervisorOne Independence Hill • Farmingville • NY 11738 • Phone 631-451-6595