During Jeffrey Immelt's time as CEO, GE returned $143 billion to investors in dividends, more than in the entire prior history of the company.
Current begins its life with a billion-dollar revenue stream.
New York governor reportedly visited Fairfield recently.
GE's retail business unit plans to complete an initial public offering later this year.
Speaking at a conference in Sydney, General Electric Co. CEO Jeff Immelt reportedly said the company would consider spinning off its financial services unit, but that there are no current plans to do so.
General Electric Co. CEO Jeffrey Immelt and National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell today will announce a new initiative aimed at reducing concussions and improving player safety.