Business Briefs, September 4


Isabel V. Del Vecchio and Rochelle C. Duyan have recently joined Suisman Shapiro Lawyers. Del Vecchio is director of the firm’s civil litigation department, practicing in the areas of medical malpractice and personal injury law. Del Vecchio is a graduate of Norwich Free Academy, the University of Connecticut and the University of Connecticut School of Law. She has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2020 and 2021. Del Vecchio is also an Adjunct Professor at Three Rivers Community College.

Duyan is a partner who focuses her practice in the areas of probate, estates and wills. Duyan received his BA from Connecticut College and his JD from Western New England University School of Law.

With two offices in New London and Pawcatuck, the firm employs over 50 lawyers and staff. Suisman Shapiro’s main office is located at 2 Union Plaza, New London and can be contacted at 364-6937 and

Marc Scanapieco de Westerly has been named vice president, head of corporate and corporate lending for BankNewport. He joins BankNewport from Liberty Bank where he was Vice President, Head of Corporate Banking.



“Small Business Loans: Issues and Options”, sponsored by Liberty Bankanimated by Frank LaMonacaSoutheastern CT SCORE Chapter President, Monday, Sept. 12, 12-1:30 p.m., Zoom.

“Digital impact: online and offline tactics to measure your investment in digital advertising”, Greg Boyddirector of digital marketing at Miranda Creative, Wednesday, September 21, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Zoom.

PART ONE “Manage your business finances with QuickBooks”, Intuit ProAdvisor presenter Elizabeth SantausTuesday, September 27, 10-11:30 a.m., Zoom.

PART TWO “Choosing the Right QuickBooks: The Basics of Setting Up Your QuickBooks Business,” Thursday, September 29, 10-11:30 a.m., Zoom.

For more information, contact Anne Driscoll, [email protected]


Chelsea Groton Bank is hosting a job fair for candidates interested in pursuing a career in banking on Thursday, September 8 from 4-6 p.m. at the branch at 444 W. Main St., Norwich. Applicants are encouraged to bring a resume and dress professionally. Full-time, part-time and parenting hours are available. For candidates interested in reviewing vacancies or applying directly online, visit

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