WILTON, Conn., Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wilton Economic Development Commission today released a video aimed at encouraging companies looking to relocate to Southwestern Connecticut to explore Wilton as their next place to call home. Themed "It's Working in Wilton," the 5-minute video focuses on Wilton's access to transportation, proximity to Boston and New York, and access to a highly educated workforce. It aims to spotlight the benefits that Wilton offers to prospective and existing businesses and their employees.
The video features interviews with the leadership of some of Wilton's corporate residents, including ASML, Dorel Sports, and Tauck who discuss their experiences in Wilton. In addition, the video includes testimonials from developers who have recently dealt with the town in getting major projects approved.
"We are thrilled to be able to share this video which perfectly captures what a great place Wilton is to live and work," said Wilton's First Selectman, Lynne Vanderslice. "Wilton appreciates its businesses and the support they provide to the community. We invite potential investors to come and learn more about how 'It's Working in Wilton.'"
About Wilton, Connecticut: Wilton is a town of approximately 18,500+ residents in Southwestern Connecticut. Located 55 miles from Manhattan, it is known not only for its central location, but also its historic homes, open space and exceptional schools. Wilton Public Schools are consistently ranked top in the nation by Newsweek, US News & World Report, and Niche. Many large companies such as ASML, Blue Buffalo, Breitling, Dorel Sports, Melissa and Doug, and Tauck call Wilton their home. To learn more, visit the Town of Wilton website at www.wiltonct.org.
About the Wilton EDC: The Wilton Economic Development Commission is a 9-member volunteer commission appointed by the Board of Selectmen of Wilton, Connecticut. Its mission is to promote and enhance Wilton's reputation as a community where the quality of life, location, access to resources, and amenities makes Wilton a "first choice" for residents and businesses. For more information, visit www.wiltonedc.org or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Credits: Bill Amalfitano (ASML), Mark De Pecol (Senior Living Development, LLC), Kevin Kane (Dorel Sports/Cannondale Bicycles), Sean McDonnell (Avison Young), Jennifer Tombaugh (Tauck), David O'Brien (voiceover), Drew Gumins, Riverbrook Regional YMCA, Robert Winsor (CBS Television), Jason Schuler (Awakened Films).
The video was produced locally by Adam Pemberton of Echo Brand Group of Wilton.
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SOURCE The Wilton Economic Development Commission