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Indeed leases space at 2nd Stamford building

The new property, which joins the company’s headquarters at 177 Broad St., will add about 200 jobs to the roughly 1,100 Indeed now employs in Stamford.

Charter Communications CEO Tom Rutledge named to CERC board

In addition to the Stamford executive, the CERC board voted to add leaders from Eversource, Avangrid Networks, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving, and Quinnipiac University.

Need for greater collaboration between government, business cited at Norwalk Chamber...

The state Department of Economic and Community Development and the Connecticut Economic Resource Center are working on a statewide economic development plan "that people can believe in," said CERC President and CEO Peter Denious. "Our aspirations and goals are extremely ambitious.”

Manufacturing, government must unite to improve business climate, speakers at CT...

According to CBIA/CONNSTEP’s first Connecticut Manufacturing Report, issued at the 2019 Manufacturing Summit, workforce tops manufacturers' concerns, with 60% of poll respondents saying it was their most significant need – and 56% saying it was “difficult” to both find and retain young workers.

Colin Cooper named state’s chief manufacturing officer

Meanwhile, Arthur House, the state’s chief cybersecurity risk officer, has left that position.

DECD Chief David Lehman: ‘Amazing challenge’ to fix state’s woes, but...

“We are focusing on what money is going out and what we are getting in return,” the Greenwich resident says. “Ultimately it’s about the cost to the taxpayer – and I am certainly one of those."

Report says CT’s film production tax credit program lays an egg

State officials and The Motion Picture Association are questioning the findings of the report, with the latter calling it "fundamentally flawed."

David Lehman confirmed as Connecticut’s DECD commissioner

Lehman’s tenure at Goldman Sachs, which coincided with the 2008 subprime mortgage crisis, had been the subject of much debate.

Forward momentum at Sikorsky, Bradley airports could signal blue skies for...

An unnamed airline has expressed interest in bringing commercial service back to Bridgeport-owned Sikorsky, which hasn't offered commercial flights since the mid-1990s.

Lamont taps Goldman exec to oversee state’s new economic development strategy

David Lehman, a managing director at Goldman, will serve both as the state’s new commissioner of the Department of Economic and Community Development  and as the governor’s senior economic adviser.

Connecticut DECD Commissioner Catherine Smith stepping down

During her eight years in the post, Smith spearheaded a variety of programs to generate economic activity and expand business across Connecticut.

Job listings site Indeed to bring another 500 jobs to Stamford

The job site plans to invest $66 million toward its expansion and is exploring real estate options to accommodate the growth.

CT accepting applications for brownfield remediation grants

The latest round of funding will see an investment of up to $4 million for remediation projects, with up to $1 million of that amount reserved specifically for assessment projects.

DECD acknowledges errors in report about job creation, tax credits

The inaccuracies include overstating the number of jobs, failing to collect certain required information and reporting estimates that were off by tens of millions of dollars in 2017.

Pair of entertainment companies coming to Stamford; 450 jobs to be...

ITV America is among the U.S.' largest independent producers of nonscripted content, while the newly launched Wheelhouse Entertainment creates content and marketing opportunities across multiple platforms.