The Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region (seCTer) Board of Directors has unanimously chosen retired Navy Capt. Paul Whitescarver as its next executive director. Whitescarver brings decades of leadership experience to the region’s designated economic development organization. He will assume the executive director position on 10/4/21.. seCTer Press Release
Congratulations to Frank Dixon, CTPTAC’s State Director, for being elected to the National level, as Region 1 Director of the Association of Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (APTAC). seCTer is proud to be under your leadership, and excited to be a part of your future as Region 1 Director. Click here to read the full release! […]
Last month, seCTer proudly hosted an overview presentation of the benefits and features of the Foreign Trade Zone program, which has recently received federal approval to include sites in all of NL County. This webinar is geared towards businesses, municipal leaders, economic development officials, and real estate professionals. CLICK HERE to watch the webinar. […]
On November 20, 2020, seCTer hosted its first-ever virtual Annual Meeting. Produced live from the studios of Creative Konnection on Bank Street in New London, CT, Executive Director Nancy Cowser and Board Chairman Mark Oefinger delivered key insights and achievements from the year, including program and financial highlights. […]
In support of southeastern Connecticut communities and to provide critical relief to area businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region Corporation (seCTer) has secured $2.3 million in economic recovery funding through the U.S. Department of Commerce. […]
We are a proud community partner of the Eastern CT Manufacturing Pipeline Initiative (MPI) – the region’s leading workforce development programs. The MPI provides no-cost training to address the hiring needs of regional manufacturers like General Dynamics/Electric Boat.