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CleanTech in Connecticut

Come hear from passionate cleantTech entrepreneurs and investors about their work.  If you’re on a path to a creating your own startup or you are a student interested in entering the industry after graduation, these are the professionals you want advice from. In addition, representatives from CleanTech Open Northeast, the world’s largest cleantech accelerator, will be available to discuss how you can get involved in [...]

Greenwich Man Develops Concierge App

Roughly a year and a half ago Zachary Martinez  had an epiphany, that personal assistant apps like Siri are seriously lacking on more than one level. Not only does Siri have response and search limitations but “she” also lacks that personal touch her developers so desperately want her to portray. Upon this realization Martinez and his business partner decided to make an app of their own, [...]

University Hartford Engineering, Technology, and Architecture Career Fair

The University of Hartford’s College of Engineering, Technology & Architecture will be hosting a Career Fair on Tuesday, February 18th.  The event will provide employers with an excellent opportunity to connect with engineering, technology, and architecture students and recent graduates. Organizations with projected professional hiring needs–or those wishing to find qualified interns–are encouraged to attend. The event will run from 12:00 to 4:00 PM in [...]

Office of Economic Development Launches Manufacturing Grant Program

The UConn Office of Economic Development is currently accepting applications for the University’s Manufacturing Technical Assistance Program, also known as MTAP.  This program provides an opportunity for small companies to partner with industry experts and gain access to state-of-the-art UConn facilities. MTAP was designed to help small companies troubleshoot potential problems as well as provide support to Connecticut’s manufacturing sector.  Through this collaboration the MTAP [...]

Tech Companies Catch Investor’s Eye

Tis’ the season for young tech companies to make their pitch – thankfully there are plenty of events this time of year promoting them to do just that. While all companies hope to stand out and catch public and investor attention, not all can be star of the show. This season four growing tech businesses rose to the challenge and attracted investor interest at more [...]

A Closer Look at the Internet & New Media Tech Companies to Watch

Despite the diversity being showcased at this year’s Innovation Summit, when most people hear the term “startup,” it is the companies in this category they typically envision.  Businesses launched though the deft implementation of a simple, yet radical idea through keen foresight, innovative thinking, effective programming, and ultimately, the understanding of the niche that this internet/ new media product will fill. The biggest business success [...]

A Closer Look at the Energy, Environmental, and Green Tech Companies to Watch

14 of this year’s Tech Companies to Watch are on the leading edge of innovations in clean and green technology, energy and power, or the confluence of those crucial fields.  These entrepreneurs have  developed and refined better ways to power our world, and pioneered new ways to reduce the ecological impact of our daily lives.  And they’ve done so locally. Celebrate these companies and more [...]

A Closer Look at the Life Science Tech Companies to Watch

2013 has been an incredible year for life science in the state of Connecticut.  Bar Harbor’s Jackson Laboratory is researching new revelations in individually-tailored health care in state, while their cutting-edge 189,000 square foot Laboratory for Genomic Medicine is being assembled at UConn Health Center.  Just down the road, several other remarkable new additions, renovations, and revitalizations are under construction at the campus in Farmington [...]

A Closer Look at the 76 Tech Companies to Watch

We’re awfully excited about this year’s field of Tech Companies to Watch.  These 76 startups and early stage companies have emerged as the most promising and intriguing new ideas in Connecticut and the region.  Their innovations, creativity, and entrepreneurship exemplify our state’s next generation of fast growth and job creation.  We want everyone to be an inspired as we are by the class of 2013 [...]

Startup Tweet Day October 30th | Support the Startup Innovation Credit Act

As you’re making the final adjustments to your Halloween costumes this year on Wednesday the 30th, please take a moment to help the community of startups in this country. TechVoice, along with its supporting organizations such as CTC, is organizing a Startup Tweet day to encourage partners and friends to send a message to their Senators via Twitter to encourage them to support the Startup [...]