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Stamford is a vibrant urban city, the second largest and fastest growing city in the state with convenient access to New York and Boston. The city is in close proximity to international airports, access to mass transit and major highways. Stamford offers a highly educated and highly productive workforce with talent focusing on current needs and into the future. The city offers a robust downtown with trendy high-end restaurants, world class shopping, a flourishing cultural life and attractions. Stamford’s thriving financial district boosts one of the largest concentrations of corporations attracting Fortune 500 and international corporations. With a revitalized downtown and redeveloped waterfront community on the South Side of the City, Harbor Point, companies large and small are now calling Stamford home. Vineyard Vines, Henkel, Charter Communications, Deloitte, Gartner, Synchrony Financial, Nestle’ Waters, Indeed, Octagon, Half Full Brewery and WWE are just several that are based here in Stamford!

Stamford is thriving with many business expansions and new additions to the economic landscape within the city! The Chamber’s commitment is to support and strengthen the business community and city as we diversify and grow into the future. Our thriving business community is supported by an abundance of diverse living options, living directly on the waterfront on Long Island Sound, luxury apartment living in downtown or living in the beautiful tranquil country settings in the North side of Stamford.

Situated in Stamford are several higher education institutions UCONN’s satellite campus with newly expanded dorms, and branches of Sacred Heart University and the University of Bridgeport. Stamford Health’s recent expansion provides state of the art healthcare services and providers. The City is known for top-notch schools and the school system boasts a 86% graduation rate.

If recreation is your game, there are two public golf courses, parks, beaches, boating, kayaking and paddle boarding directly situated in Stamford on Long Island Sound. Whether exploring Stamford for business opportunities, or just stopping by for a visit or relocating to Stamford, the Chamber is here to support your every move! We look forward to seeing you!

Kindest regards,
Heather Cavanagh
President & CEO