ACES Business Advisory Council

Established in 1997, the ACES Business Advisory Council works with ACES staff to provide employment and vocational training opportunities for students and clients in ACES ACCESS program, Whitney High School East / West, and Whitney High School North.  The ACES Business Advisory Council is a diverse group of business professionals from the greater New Haven region. Its mission is to enhance employment opportunities for ACES students and adult special needs populations. In 2012 – 2013, 70 companies and organizations provided employment and training opportunities to ACES students and clients.

Participating companies include A.C. Moore, Inc., Ameropean Cooperation, Animal Haven, Arden Courts Arden House, Bagelicious Bagels of Cheshire, Bishop Farm, Boston Market, Brookside Import Specialties, CD Universe, Covidien, Culin Art, Chartwell’s of Albertus Magnus, Collect Associates, Congregation Mishkan Israel, CT Food Bank, Die Cut Paper Products, Elim Park Baptist Home, eReclaim, LLC, Facilities Maintenance Services, Inc., Faulkner Physical Therapy Group, Fluggles Plus, Fresh Concepts, Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce, Hamden Board of Education, Hamden Chamber of Commerce, Hamden / North Haven YMCA, HB Communications, Highfield Manufacturing, Home Depot, Hudsono RPM Distributors, InnerWorkings, Jewish Cemetery Association of Greater New Haven, Jewish Community Center of Greater New Haven, Merry Maids, National Paper & Supply, New Haven Animal Shelter, New Haven Job Corps, New Haven Public Schools – Magnet Office, New Life Evangelical Free Church, North Branford Public Works, Paws ‘n Effect, Physiques Plus Fitness Center, Pond Ridge at Masonicare at Ashlar Village, St. Ann’s Soup Kitchen, St. John’s Episcopal Church, Seton Identification Products, Sodexo Senior Services at Elim Park, Southern CT Agility Team, Stop & Shop, The Diaper Bank, The Village Café,  Town Fair Tire, Two Guys from Woodbridge, Varta Microbattery Inc., Vine Products Manufacturing Co., Walmart, Whitson’s, Workforce Alliance, and Yankee Containers.