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Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce Welcomes UConn Women’s Head Basketball Coach, Geno Auriemma on March 15, 2021

Submitted by Sierra Lopez.

(Middletown, CT.) Chairman, Tom Byrne of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce announced that the University of Connecticut, Women’s Head Basketball Coach, Dan Hurley, will serve as keynote speaker at a Virtual Chamber Luncheon Meeting on Monday, March 15, 2021.

The Virtual Luncheon Meeting, sponsored by MiddleOak Insurance, will be held via Zoom from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Chamber President Larry McHugh noted, “We look forward to welcoming Coach Geno Auriemma, leader of the UConn Women’s Basketball Program, to this Virtual Member Breakfast Meeting. We are all very proud of Geno’s success as a fantastic Coach but also much more as a dedicated leader during the COVID-19 crisis. I also want to thank him for speaking to our members and thank MiddleOak Insurance for their sponsorship of what is sure to be another great virtual event.”

The cost is $10 for Chamber Members and $15 for non-members.

Advance registration is required, please register online: www.middlesexchamber.com.

About Coach Geno Auriemma- Entering his 36th season in 2020-21, Geno Auriemma has redefined the meaning of success as head coach of the University of Connecticut women’s basketball program. During his illustrious tenure, Auriemma has transformed the Huskies into an unmatched program of excellence. In addition to UConn’s 11 National Championships under his leadership, Geno has also won the Naismith College Coach of the Year Award eight times, and has two Olympic Gold Medals as Head Coach of the U.S. Women’s National Team.

About the Chamber- The Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce is a dynamic business organization with over 2,175 members that employ over 50,000 people. Our chamber represents businesses of all sizes and industry sectors, from Fortune 500 companies to micro businesses, and we are committed to promoting a positive business climate in Middlesex County. Monthly Member Breakfast Meetings feature keynote speakers from a number of different professional fields including the business community, national politics, sports, and entertainment.  In addition to high profile speakers, Chamber Member Breakfast Meetings provide outstanding networking opportunities and attract between 300 and 600 Chamber members each month.

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