On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, members of the Leadership Greater Hartford Summit visited Upper Albany Main Street (UAMS) while on their Community Impact tour. 13 members of the Summit, including Ted DeSantos, Board Chair of Connecticut Main Street Center listened to Patrick McMahon, CEO of CMSC speak about the mission of the Main Street Organization as well as the community impact that Upper Albany Main Street has in the community. Marilyn Risi, Executive Director of UAMS and the attendees took a brief walk along Albany Avenue and viewed the progress made on the 1409 Albany Avenue Commercial Facade Project. In addition, Kimberli Owens, Community Outreach Specialist for Tectonic Engineering updated the attendees on the status of construction of the Route 44 Safety Improvement Project. Upper Albany Main Street thanks everyone who attended today’s event.
Additional information about the Route 44 Safety Improvement Project can be found here.
Upper Albany Main Street congratulates Todd Andrews & Adrienne Uchenna of Todd Andrews Couture on receiving recognition as the up and coming fashion designer of Connecticut from the Small Business Night Out organization (SBNO). Todd Andrews Couture was founded in Hartford, CT and designs custom women’s and men’s clothing, along with fashion accessories, shoes, and handbags.
On Thursday, October 26, 2017 Todd participated in a Small Business Night Out event where he was presented with this award. His interview can be viewed here.