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Design company collective MillerKnoll latest to set up at The Village...
In addition to MillerKnoll, other newly announced tenants include Connecticut Innovations; private equity firms TSG Consumer Partners and Avesi Partners; and investment firms Jadian Capital and MYCOR Capital.
Group of Fairfield County companies receive $1M-plus from CT Innovations
All told, CI invested $7.2 million across 26 transactions during the second quarter of its 2021 fiscal year, ending Dec. 31.
New marketing campaign highlights Connecticut life sciences industry
The campaign includes the new WhereScienceLives.org website.
Shelton’s Budderfly snags $7.8M in equity funding
Budderfly, a Shelton-headquartered provider of outsourced energy efficiency services, has received $7.8 million in equity funding that will be used to expand its sales...
Connecticut releases specifics about small business bridge loans
“We believe this program provides the quick, short-term financial assistance (small businesses and nonprofits) need to maintain operations and weather this storm," said Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner David Lehman.
Shelton energy firm Budderfly lands $55M in funding
The company delivers an energy management solution that promises significant energy savings at no cost to customers.
Fairfield County Five sees signs of success in efforts to draw...
The multi-municipality marketing group's Sept. 13 event in midtown Manhattan has resulted in a number of tech firms looking to tour the area with an eye toward relocation.
Medical device manufacturer Convexity Scientific happy to call Fairfield home
The proximity of life science investors in the area, many of whom are now on the company’s board, was a factor in setting up shop in Fairfield. Company leaders planned on being in the town from its 2014 inception, said CEO James Daniels at its 418 Meadow St. office. “We’re within walking distance to the train, which gives us better access to talent north to New Haven and south to New York City,” Daniels said. “That’s a huge plus.”
Student wins award for invention
Seem Alattas has invented an advanced bike helmet and, in so doing, won $12,000 at the CT Next Entrepreneur Innovator Competition.
Women’s Business Development Council of Conn. formally launches microloan program
Applications for WBDC loans of $2,500-50,000 are being accepted now on a rolling basis.
State increasing efforts at nurturing startups and early-stage businesses
Connecticut Innovations (CI), the state’s venture capital firm, is being expanded to help promote new startups and early-stage businesses in the state.
A Q&A with Connecticut Innovations investment director
Connecticut Innovations seeks to finance tech companies in their early stages and beyond.
Funding shortage impacts Connecticut Innovations lending
Connecticut Innovations says its requests for state loans have been rejected in the past five months, resulting in a lack of funds for its lending operation.
UConn Stamford conference targets women entrepreneurs
Connecticut Innovations chief Claire Leonardi calls for more female CEOs, saying "real sustainable change only comes from demonstrated business success."
CTNext awards $54K to Connecticut startups
Five Connecticut-based companies, including Vesselon in Darien, received grants for their innovative ideas.