July 2, 2022

Essex Republicans Nominate Candidates for Selectmen

Essex Republicans at their July 20 Caucus, endorsed  local businessmen Bruce MacMillian as the republican party’s candidate for First Selectman, and incumbent Joel Marzi for Selectman.

MacMillian, an Essex resident since 1986, has over 40 years of local and international business experience in both large as well as small company settings. MacMillan’s large company and international experience came as the President of Travelers International Operations then following his retirement from the Travelers; he ran a small locally based company CEU.com as its President and CEO. MacMillian is active in the community and has served on the Middlesex Hospital’s Board of Directors since 2005.In addition; MacMillian has served the town as the Vice Chairman of The Essex Housing Authority Board as well as serving as a member of Essex’s Park and Recreation Commission.

Marzi, a small business owner, is a 34 year resident of Essex. Currently he is serving his first term on the Board of Selectman,   previously serving Essex on the Board of Finance, the Inland Wetlands Commission, and as the Chairman of the Zoning Commission as well as the Expansion and Renovations Committee at the Elementary School.

MacMillian and Marzi’s will work to make Essex a safe, comfortable, affordable, business friendly and educational minded town, and strive to promote an environment that embraces a free exchange of ideas.