On Wednesday, December 7th, the Connecticut Economic Development Association (CEDAS), recognized Shelly Saczynski, Director of Economic and Community Development at UIL Holdings Corporation, with the Kenneth L. Roberts Lifetime Achievement Award.  The award is given to an individual “whose career has greatly contributed to the advancement of the Connecticut economy.”
Ms. Saczynski, who is also a member of the CMSC Board of Directors (and immediate past chair), joined The United Illuminating Company (now UIL Holdings Corp.) in June, 2001 as Director of Economic and Community Development with responsibility for UI’s economic development, community affairs, employee volunteer, foundations and corporate contribution programs. She currently chairs the board of the Connecticut Economic Resource Center, Inc. and of REX Development, and also serves on the boards of the CT Coalition to End Homelessness and the CT Regional Institute for the 21st Century.Click here to learn more about Shelly and the other 2016 CEDAS Award Winners