Farmingville, NY – On October 18, the Brookhaven Business Advisory Council (BBAC) hosted its 14th Annual “Building Business in Brookhaven Expo” at Town Hall. The event, which attracted over 400 local business people and 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 (IDA) and the Brookhaven Chambers of Commerce Coalition (BCCC).Pictured left to right are Brookhaven IDA Chairman Frederick C. Braun III; BBAC President Henry Bramwell; Town Clerk Donna Lent; Councilwoman Valerie M. Cartright; BBAC Vice President Brian Cohen; Councilman Dan Panico; Councilman Kevin LaValle; IDA Deputy Director James Tullo and Brookhaven Town Director of Economic Development/IDA CEO Lisa Mulligan.About the BBACThe 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 www.brookhavenbac.org or call Lisa Mulligan, Director of the Town of Brookhaven’s Division of Economic Development at (631) 451-6563.
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