Aimee Berger-Girvalo Joins Lt. Governor, Experts to Discuss Small Business Relief and Recovery Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 7, 2020

RIDGEFIELD, C.T. — Tomorrow, Aimee Berger-Girvalo, Democratic candidate for Connecticut House of Representatives in the 111th District, will participate in a Small Business Forum featuring a discussion of Connecticut’s economic outlook, resources for CT’s small businesses, and a Q&A with experts. The forum, which starts October 8 at 7 pm, will also feature Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz, First Selectman Rudy Marconi, nationally-renowned economist Dr. Nick Perna, and Downtown Ridgefield Board President Mary Jones via Zoom.

As small businesses continue to struggle amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Berger-Girvalo has promoted the work of local businesses throughout the district and proposed policy solutions to provide them with immediate support.

More information about the event can be found here.

WHO: Aimee Berger-Girvalo, Democratic candidate for Connecticut House of Representatives in the 111th DistrictLt. Gov. Susan BysiewiczFirst Selectman Rudy MarconiNationally-renowned economist Dr. Nick PernaDowntown Ridgefield Board President Mary Jones.

WHAT: Small Business Forum and Q&A with experts

WHERE: Via Zoom. Register here for the link.

WHEN: Thursday, October 8, 2020, 7:00-8:00 PM

Aimee Berger-Girvalo is an advocate and dedicated community volunteer who has lived in Ridgefield for 15 years. She has managed multi-million dollar, corporate businesses, including working as a General Manager for Gap Inc., and currently works in special education programs as an Applied Behavior Analysis Therapist. For more than a decade, she has been the director and coach of the Ridgefield Holland Soccer program, a volunteer-run program that enables children with physical and learning differences to participate in the sport. Berger-Girvalo has raised her two children in Ridgefield, both attending public schools. Berger-Girvalo is running for State Representative in Connecticut’s 111th District and has been endorsed by CSEA/SEIU Local 2001, CT Against Gun Violence, U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, Congressman Jim Himes, Ridgefield First Selectman Rudy Marconi, Planned Parenthood Votes! Connecticut, NARAL Pro-Choice Connecticut, and more.
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