Business update June 13

Prudential: new sales executive

Prudential Connecticut Realty announced this week that Yin Shi, of Wilton, is the newest community sales executive.

Ms. Shi is an active Wilton PTA member, and an area Chinese language tutor who has deep roots in the community. Prior to becoming a Prudential sales executive, Ms. Shi was a computer data analyst for over 10 years. She has in-depth knowledge of real estate in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

She may be reached at, or by her direct office number, 203-762-4243.

Fire safety and student housing

More than 160 college students were killed in structure fires from 2000 to 2013, with the majority of those deaths taking place in off-campus housing. To address this tragic situation, Ted Panagiotopoulos, of Wilton-based Fire & Life Safety Concepts, LLC, will give a fire-safety presentation on off-campus student housing, on Thursday, June 20, at 7 p.m. at the Archangels Greek Orthodox Church, 1527 Bedford Street in Stamford.

Mr. Panagiotopaulos’s presentation aims to help students and parents explore the safest college housing options available.

Space is limited. RSVP: 203-348-4217.

Hair salon adds stylist

Wilton’s Fraiche Hair Salon announced the addition of stylist Carline Dean to its team on Monday, June 10.

Ms. Dean joins the Wilton salon from another located in New Canaan, preferring the clientele and atmosphere of Wilton.

She began a career on Wall Street before discovering her true passion for hairstyling much later in life. She obtained a cosmotology license from Marinello Brio Academy and now uses her understanding of business environments in conjuction with a unique sense of style to help clients look and feel their best.

You can visit Fraiche Hair at 436 Danbury Road or call for an appointment at (203) 529-3777.