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The Ethos of Tenacity: Interview with Fernando Luis Alvarez of The Gallery in Stamford, CT

by Stephanie Harris, Dekit Magazine   In 2009, Fernando Luis Alvarez, business executive-turned-artist, became the new owner of a storefront in Southern Connecticut's Stamford downtown. This storefront became the Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery. Since achieving his dream of owning his own gallery, Alvarez has become a father, a leader in the Stamford community, and the owner of [...]

By | October 27th, 2015|YPG News|0 Comments

Millennials entering homebuyer’s market

By Colleen Wilson The generation known as millennials, those born between about 1982 and 2000, has become the largest generation in U.S. history at 83.1 million strong. Westchester and Fairfield counties’ real estate markets are hoping to attract those potential buyers and, according to some of the region’s brokers, millennials are transitioning from renting to buying [...]

By | October 24th, 2015|YPG News|0 Comments

Stamford organic delivery links farms to consumers

By Reece Alvarez October 22, 2015 When Mike Geller was 29 years old, he reached a crossroads in his life. After years in the media and entertainment industries, he quit and left his home in Greenwich to live in the Kalahari Desert for more than three months. “I completely reconnected with nature,” he said. He [...]

By | October 23rd, 2015|YPG News|0 Comments

Light the Night at Harbor Point Light the Night at Harbor Point Head out to Commons Park to help Stamford take strides against blood cancer By Megan Montemarano   <img src="" alt=""> A glimmering radiance of strength and hope will set the night aglow at Harbor Point’s Commons Park for the Fairfield County “Light the Night” Walk, where approximately 1,000 [...]

By | October 14th, 2015|YPG News|0 Comments

Milli Awards: A call for nominations!!!

By | August 26th, 2015|In the area|0 Comments

YPG (Fairfield County) networking news: summer 2015

Hello YPG members, If some of you remember, this is the summer that would never arrive. Thankfully the winter cold finally went away and left us a gorgeous summer. The YPG has been building up our contacts and aiming to continue to grow our Fairfield County networking group throughout the summer. We look forward to a great August and [...]

By | August 6th, 2015|YPG News|0 Comments

Val’s son carries on liquor legacy in Greenwich

The late Val Fiorita opened Val’s Putnam Wines & Liquors in 1957 because he thought the alcohol business could withstand any economy. His son, Jeb Fiorita, now runs the store, which he has adapted to survive challenges like the recession and competitors. Fiorita worked in finance abroad before returning to the U.S. to help with [...]

By | July 25th, 2015|In the area|0 Comments

Greenwich Chamber Releases Results of First Annual Survey

  Greenwich Chamber of Commerce Releases Results From Its Annual Survey of Business Attitudes  Thank you to those who participated in our first Annual Survey of Business Attitudes and share with you the results. Having your input gives us guidance on where to focus our efforts going forward. As described in a press release issued today, [...]

By | July 8th, 2015|In the area|0 Comments

Thank you to our 2014 hosts and sponsors!!! We couldn’t have done it without you.

By | December 10th, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New YPG website launched…. special thanks to KnockMedia for all their support and creativity.

Please browse around and explore our new website. It also working on the mobile platform so ease of viewing. We are looking for new 2015 members, so sign up now. We are also interested in a new discount and job posting section, so please feel free to reach out to us with your inputs if [...]

By | December 6th, 2014|Website update|0 Comments