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Bruce T. Silverstone
Vice President, Corporate Communications
Bruce T. Silverstone joined Aquarion Water Company in 2008 as Vice President, Corporate Communications. He is responsible for external communications, public relations, community relations, government relations and social media.
Prior to joining Aquarion, Bruce was president and creative director of his own marketing and communications firm, Silverstone Adkins & Breit, Inc., serving Fortune 200 clients including General Electric, GE Capital, Kraft Foods, Praxair, IBM, Black & Decker, and others. Previously, he was with General Electric Company for 12 years as a speech writer, marketing and advertising manager.
Bruce, a U.S. Air Force veteran, holds a B.A. in journalism and an M.A. in corporate and political communications from Fairfield University.
He serves on the National Association of Water Companies' Communication Committee and Government Relations Committee. He is Vice President of the Board of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, and serves on the executive board of the Workplace, Inc. and on the board of the Connecticut Beardsley Zoo. Other activities include: fundraising for Swim Across the Sound; Adjunct Professor, Fairfield University; chairman of the Long Hill Fire Commission; volunteer emergency medical technician; and licensed FIFA soccer coach. He is also a member of the National Society of Professional Journalists.