Dueling Pianos: Music and Song for Scholarships

About the Musicians: Steve Laureti Steve performs over 100 shows a year, including shows for corporate clients throughout the U.S. most notably for IBM, The Master’s Golf Tournament in Augusta GA, and the US Open Tennis in NYC. He has opened for national act Gym Class Heroes, performed for Tiger Woods, the PGA Tour, annual black tie events in Central … Read more

50th Anniversary of Education and Service

FARMINGTON—Tunxis Community College will commemorate its 50th anniversary of education and service in its communities with a year-long celebration during the 2020 academic year.  Events during the celebration, which are open to the public, include a kick-off “Cheers to Tunxis” Blues & Brews beer tasting on Feb. 27, panel discussions, a theatrical production, a “Toast … Read more

Join us for an evening of Live Music, Art, and Beer & Cider Tasting Thursday February 27th

This is our kick-off event celebrating 50 years of education in our communities! Featuring: Craft Beers & Ciders provided by Valley Wines Music by “The Green Jazz Band” Ceramic Art by Donna Namnoum Refreshments by Taprock The fundraiser is adjacent to the Barnes-Franklin Art Gallery, which will host ceramic art by Donna Namnoum and music … Read more

Governor Lamont Receives Annual Report Evaluating Strength of Connecticut’s Cybersecurity Defenses

This Year’s Report Focuses on Four Utility Companies: Aquarion, Avangrid, Connecticut Water, and Eversource (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont, leaders of the General Assembly’s Energy and Technology Committee, and the Office of Consumer Counsel today were transmitted copies of the state’s third annual cybersecurity review of Connecticut’s electric, natural gas, and large water companies, … Read more

Matt Lidestri-Assistant Vice President, Internet Security

Matt Lidestri has been with COCC for over ten years as an experienced security professional and longstanding member of its Internet team. Matt is responsible for COCC’s internet and security services and the talented teams that support them. He is passionate about developing these platforms and processes to provide increasingly better protection and visibility against known and … Read more

Matt Kozloski VP of Professional Services at Winslow Technology Group

As Vice President of Professional Services at Winslow Technology Group, Matt is passionate about using services to enable organizations to do more, faster with their investments in technology. Matt has years of experience, developing services-focused solutions, and building out and leading professional and managed services organizations. He also spent many years as a customer, including … Read more

Michael J. Heimbach of ESPN

Michael Heimbach possesses more than 30 years of security and law enforcement experience; comprised of executive leadership with ESPN and the FBI, and additional work as a Police/K-9 Officer for 8 ½ years in Pottstown, Pennsylvania, and service as Military Police Officer in the United States Army. Currently serving as the Vice President of Global … Read more

Save the Date – Security: Global, Cyber and YOU

Wednesday, October16, 2019 at 7:30 A.M. at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Bristol CT Join the Tunxis Community College Foundation for its annual Economic Breakfast and Networking Event. Proceeds from the even support students and programs at Tunxis Community College. This year’s event will focus on SECURITY: Global, Cyber and YOU. A moderated panel of … Read more

Thank you to our Wine Tasting Sponsors

The Tunxis Foundation would like to thank our very generous sponsors Bordeaux Sponsor The Barnes Group Webster Bank Chardonnay Sponsor Stanley Black and Decker  United Bank Merlot Sponsor ConnectiCare Jainchill and Beckert OKAY Industries Robert Voight & Family Shiraz Sponsor ACME Monaco Charles Cleary DBL Industries  Special Acknowledgments to: The Green Jazz Band Valley Wines … Read more