Business Advisory Committee

The Newtown Business Advisory Committee shall exist to provide recommendations and guidance to the Board of Selectmen on ways Newtown can improve its business climate. As such, the Committee may suggest revisions to policies and regulations with the objective being to retain and attract businesses to Newtown.  Notwithstanding the above, the Committee is established pursuant to Section 2-115(e) of the Newtown Charter, and all actions thereof shall be subject to the approval of the Board of Selectmen.


Don Drapo Jr.

Curtis Packaging

Michele Hanson

Farmhouse Restaurant

Chris Hottois

Flint Ridge Development

Adam Richichi

Dental Associates

Sue Shortt

Shortt's Farm & Garden

Dan Sorrentino

Newtown Hardware

Erica Sullivan

Castle Hill Chocolate

Carrie Swan

Black Swan Hearth & Gift Shop

Bruce Walczak

Relocation Consultants