ULI Boston/New England: Connecticut Meeting

When

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm EST

Where

Red Rock Tavern 369 Capitol Ave Hartford, CT 06106-1414 UNITED STATES
Join us for a ULI in Connecticut gathering at Red Rock Tavern (same as the October gathering). There will be a presentation by Patrick McMahon, President & CEO, Connecticut Main Street (https://ctmainstreet.org/).
Thank you to our meeting sponsor: SR Commercial Realty
 
 

Speakers

Speaker

Patrick McMahon

Director of Economic and Community Development, Town of Suffield

Patrick McMahon has twenty-three years of experience in the fields of economic and community development. In August of 2017, he became CEO of the Connecticut Main Street Center working to unleash the potential of Connecticut’s downtowns. Patrick was the Director of Development in Suffield for 15 years working on community branding and marketing, community facilities planning, Town Center enhancements and economic development efforts around Bradley International Airport. Patrick also served part-time for 12 years as Economic Development Consultant to Windsor Locks. Downtown Windsor Locks was devastated by Urban Renewal which tore down the historic fiber of Main Street and Patrick worked to bring life back to it. He initiated a Main Street Master Planning Study which is resulting in the relocation of the train platform, a conversion of a 250k s.f. vacant mill building into 160 residential apartments and over $3M in streetscaping improvements. Patrick is a Past President of the Connecticut Economic Development Association and was instrumental in securing the passage of Municipal Tax Increment Financing Legislation. Patrick also served on the Board of the Northeastern Economic Development Association (NEDA).