CT NEXT Experiment Casts Entrepreneurial Web Across State

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CT NEXT Experiment Casts Entrepreneurial Web Across State

With the state lagging behind in job recovery, Connecticut officials in the months following the 2008 recession weren’t bullish on the state’s entrepreneurial prospects. Urged by business groups like the Connecticut Technology Council and Connecticut Innovations, which needed only to look north or south to start-up hotbeds like Cambridge or New York City, policymakers decided the state needed a new approach to develop an innovation [...]

CCAT Expands Office Space in East Hartford

After a restructuring and reorganizing endeavor, CCAT is ready to offer an an additional 2,500 square feet of office and work space on Pitkin Street. Their press release outlined a plan to add 10 more offices to the more than 30 it boasts now.

Providence’s Tech Culture: How Does it Stack Up?

CTC President and CEO Matthew Nemerson was recently quoted in an article by Andy Smith in the Providence Journal regarding the state of the Tech industry in Rhode Island, and specifically in Providence.

TechVoice Launches New Tri-State Chapter Calling for Policies to Support Growth and Job Creation

NEWARK, N.J., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Technology executives met for a tech policy networking breakfast today, where the CompTIA joined with the New Jersey Technology Council, New York Technology Council and Connecticut Technology Council to announce the formation of a new Tri-State chapter of TechVoice.

Matthew Nemerson to take leave from Connecticut Technology Council as its President and CEO to run for Mayor of New Haven

Matthew Nemerson, a leader in Connecticut’s technology industry and economic development will continue at the Council on a part-time basis as he runs for Mayor of New Haven.  Nemerson will continue to supervise the management of the CTC, with day-to-day responsibilities for running the organization left to senior staff. He will continue to be actively involved in advising the other organizations under CTC’s management, Crossroads [...]

Nemerson: I’m Running for Mayor

Updates and information on Matthew Nemerson's New Haven mayoral campaign from Paul Bass' article in the New Haven Independent.

CTC Announces Winners of the Ninth Annual Women of Innovation Awards

03/19/13 – Hartford Courant – The Connecticut Technology Council honored 52 finalists and nine category winners for outstanding achievement in science, technology, engineering and mathematics at its ninth annual Women of Innovation Awards Dinner on Tuesday, March 19th at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington. Read the full article.

Charles “Chuck” Pagano New Chairman of CTC Board

Charles “Chuck” Pagano, the Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of the global sports communications Bristol based giant ESPN is the new Chairman of the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC). He was elected at the January CTC board meeting, the group’s President & CEO Matthew Nemerson announced.  Joining Pagano on the group’s volunteer leadership team for 2013 to 2014 as CTC Vice Chairs will be [...]

Connecticut Technology Council Elects 2013-2014 Officers

The Connecticut Technology Council’s Board of Directors elected its 2013-2014 officers at a January 31, 2013 Board meeting. The most significant transition was the election of Chuck Pagano, Executive Vice President for Technology at ESPN, as Chairman of the CTC Board of Directors. Two new Board members were also elected at the January 31 Board Meeting: Oni Chukwu, Executive Vice President and CFO at Triple Point Technology and Chris Van der Stad, Vice President of Architecture at Open Solutions/Fiserv, Inc.