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Featured New Member – Playa Bowls

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What started out as a pop up stand in front of a pizza shop in New Jersey 6 years ago, is now a franchise with over 104 stores nationwide. We were thriilled to welcome Playa Bowls to Darien in 2020.  In 2021, we are thrilled to welcome them to the Chamber! So many good things …

Featured New Member – Blue Wave Booster Club

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You must have seen some version of this poster, whether it’s field hockey, soccer, ice hockey, basketball, lacrosse, football, or Post 53!  Have you ever wondered who makes those posters, and how they get distributed.  Who is behind all this?? This is the works done by our new member, aka “the team behind the team”, …

Featured New Member – Stephanie Phillips

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Please welcome Stephanie Phillips to Darien and to the Chamber!!  Stephanie is a real estate agent with Houlihan Lawrence.  Born and raised in Connecticut, Stephanie spent nearly five years living in New York City before relocating to Darien with her husband and young daughter. As Stephanie has recently purchased in this competitive market, she personally …

Featured New Member – The Authentic Athlete

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We are so pleased to welcome back the Authentic Athlete to the Chamber!  The Authentic Athlete, founded in August of 2013, is your home for custom apparel and Darien town pride! Much of the Youth, High School and Club apparel throughout Fairfield County are supplied by them, including Darien Junior Football League and Darien Soccer Association. The …

Featured “New” Member – Performance Optimal Health

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When Performance first opened its doors, they were grounded in orthopedic and sports physical therapy. After years of serving the Darien community, Performance looks completely different. What once was a burgeoning physical therapy practice is now an innovative health care company with a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. Performance expanded their mission from the …

Featured New Member – AvalonBay Communities, Inc.

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AvalonBay Communities, Inc., an equity REIT, has a long-term track record of developing, redeveloping, acquiring and managing distinctive apartment homes in some of the best U.S. markets, and delivering outsized, risk-adjusted returns to shareholders. With equal parts experience and vision, they have established a leadership position rooted in building value for the long term. COVID-19 …

Featured New Member – Leary’s Liquor Cabinet

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Leary’s Liquor Cabinet, established in 1971, is a family owned and operated business, located conveniently across the street from Noroton Heights train station. Their friendly and knowledgeable staff will assist you in making suitable pairings of wine with food, beer choices, and spirits. Always up to date with products and competitive with prices, Learys will …

Featured New Member – Richards Junk Solutions & Moving

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Whether you are moving or purging, Richards Junk Solutions & Moving can help you with your project!!  Local, long-distance, commercial, and at-home moving services carried out by experienced and friendly movers who have been with them for many years.  Richard’s moving team will take care of assembly, disassembly, packing and unpacking.  They will arrive with …

Announcement – New Federal Stimulus Package

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Correction: The qualification to secure a second PPP loan was listed as a 30% revenue loss. This was incorrect. Businesses must show a 25% loss in the first, second or third quarter of 2020. The federal government just approved a $900 billion stimulus package to deliver economic relief to small businesses and Americans impacted by …

2020 Darien Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards

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The Darien Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce to the Darien Community the 2020 Awards for “Volunteer of the Year”, “Business of the Year” and “Employee of the Year” of a Darien Chamber member. The awardees were honored at the Annual Meeting with Awards and Holiday Cheer via Zoom on December 15, 2020. As …