Why is the UK trade commissioner in Stamford? It's all about putting CT's second largest city on the map.

STAMFORD — The United Kingdom's consul general for New York is scheduled to meet Tuesday with Mayor Caroline Simmons, the city's economic developme...

December 6, 2022
6:56 PM

STAMFORD — The United Kingdom's consul general for New York is scheduled to meet Tuesday with Mayor Caroline Simmons, the city's economic development director and business executives.The point of the visit from Emma Wade-Smith, who also serves as the British trade commissioner for North America, is to 'identify potential areas of business partnership and economic development between the U.K. and Stamford,' said Lauren Meyer, a special assistant to Simmons. The organized visit is part of the 'Global Stamford Initiative,' an effort to attract international businesses to the city.

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