ESSENTIAL BRANFORD INDUSTRIES
Bioscience and Pharmaceutical
BRANFORD'S KEY INDUSTRIES
The town of Branford has a population of approximately 28,000 and is located in New Haven County. The majority of Branford’s residents are homeowners who enjoy the active suburban lifestyle that the community offers.
BRANFORD – DEMONSTRATING A PASSION FOR INNOVATION
Branford is respected for its innovative and progressive technology, pharmaceutical, and bioscience, companies.
Branford has been described in the CT Economic Digest as “a vital community with a strong economic base, low taxes, and excellent schools and municipal services. The town is rather unique among the shoreline towns east of New Haven in that it has encouraged substantial development in well-defined districts.” Without a doubt, Branford is a Sound location.
With a healthy business climate and a diverse business community of bioscience, manufacturing, healthcare and service industries, and retail.
Businesses recognize that Branford provides them with what every company wants: full municipal services (e.g., water, sewer), a skilled workforce, the lowest tax rate along the I-95 corridor, and convenient access to transportation. A triple-A rating by Standards & Poor’s is icing on the cake.
Centrally located on the Long Island Sound with more than 20 miles of shoreline, Branford has a quality of life and sense of community that is second to none. All of this is combined with a “business-friendly” approach that encourages new ventures and expansions.
A quality school system, shoreline recreation, and a variety of cultural outlets, making Branford a highly desirable community in which to work and live.
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A vibrant ecosystem of top talent and top employers.
Connecticut is home to 14 of the businesses on the Fortune 500 list — as well as hundreds of more leaders in such growing industries as advanced manufacturing, aerospace, bioscience, insurtech, medtech, and more. Listed below are the Fortune 500 companies headquartered in Connecticut, but scroll down to see a few more examples of the top employers in each of our key industry sectors.