2014 Holiday Party Recap

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2014 Holiday Party Recap

Connecticut Technology Council Presents Three Awards at 2014 Annual Meeting Honors APS Technology, Inc. with 2014 Innovation Excellence Award  The Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) presented its annual Innovation Excellence Award to member company APS Technology, Inc. at its Annual Meeting and Holiday Party at the University of Bridgeport. APS joins what is now a long list of previous year winners that have included ATMI, Inc [...]

Emerging Tech Companies – 8th Annual Innovation Summit

  Connecticut Technology Council Honors Emerging Technology Companies for Accomplishments and Potential at Eighth Annual Innovation Summit 87 “Tech Companies to Watch” Showcased Innovative Technologies, Winners Named   HARTFORD, Conn. (November 13, 2014) – Nearly 450 entrepreneurs, investors and service providers gathered on November 12, 2013, at The Toyota Presents Oakdale Theater in Wallingford for the Eighth Annual Innovation Summit; a gathering of entrepreneurs, investors, [...]

Eighty Seven Tech Companies to Watch Chosen for 2014 Innovation Summit

FOR RELEASE 11-4, 2014 CONTACT: Mike Scricca, CTC 860.289.0878 ext. 334 mscricca@ct.org Eighty Seven Tech Companies to Watch Chosen for 2014 Innovation Summit Will pitch and exhibit before Angel and VC investors at Eighth Annual event; Half day of activities to take place November 12 at Oakdale Theater   HARTFORD, Conn. (November 4, 2014) – The Connecticut Technology Council has selected 87 Tech Companies to Watch [...]

Joe McGrattan joins Triple Helix Corporation

News Release Joe McGrattan joins Triple Helix Corporation as Director of Business Development Windsor, CT (Oct. 14, 2014) — Joe McGrattan of Avon, Conn., an IT executive with nearly 30 years of experience helping businesses solve complicated technology problems, is joining data solutions company Triple Helix Corporation in the new role of Director of Business Development. Triple Helix Corporation founder and CEO Jason Bittner said [...]

Connecticut Technology Council and Marcum LLP Announce 2014 Marcum Tech Top 40 Winners

Connecticut Technology Council and Marcum LLP Announce 2014 Marcum Tech Top 40 Winners Seventh Annual Event to Honor Connecticut’s 40 Fastest Growing Tech Companies   HARTFORD, CT (August  7, 2014) – The Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) and Marcum LLP today announced the Marcum Tech Top 40 list of the fastest growing technology companies in Connecticut.  Winning companies will be honored at an awards ceremony at the [...]

Bruce Carlson Appointed President and CEO

July 22, 2014 For Immediate Release: Contact: Bruce Carlson, 860-289-0878 x 333   Connecticut Technology Council Appoints Bruce Carlson as President and CEO   The Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) has appointed Bruce W. Carlson as its President and CEO. Over the last six months Carlson has assisted the Board of Directors in determining the strategic direction for the Council as acting President, while replacing Matthew Nemerson [...]

Murphy Introduces Bipartisan Jobs Bill

Murphy Introduces Bipartisan Jobs Bill to Support Startups & Small Businesses FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WASHINGTON – June 19, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) joined U.S. Senators John Thune (R-S.D.), Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), as well as U.S. Congressmen Brad Schneider (D-Ill.) and Steve Chabot (R-Ohio) to introduce legislation that would remove burdensome restrictions from individuals who want to invest in startups. In [...]

CI Invests $1.5 Million in PCC Technology Group, LLC

Connecticut Innovations recently invested $1.5 Million in PCC Technology Group, LLC.  PCC is a Software-as-a-Service company that was founded in 1994. PCC has developed  horizontal public and private cloud platforms that connects  mobile and business social features in a variety of areas. Currently, PCC has deployed their systems in 21 states and globally serving more than 100 million constituents. PCC’s technology has been developed for [...]

CTC Member Core Informatics Closes Series A Financing to Accelerate Growth

Branford, CT – June 10, 2014 – Core Informatics, a leader in data management software which helps accelerate scientific research, collaboration and discovery, today announced a $5 million Series A equity financing led by KLP Enterprises, the investment arm of the Pritzker/Vlock family office. In addition, Elon Boms, Managing Director of LaunchCapital, will join Core Informatics’ board of directors. Today, many scientists are slowed down [...]

Cleantech Open Northeast Accelerator Class of 2014

For Immediate Release Press Contact: Katherine MacDonald, Northeast Regional Director (339) 927-1543, kmacdonald@cleantechopen.org Cleantech Open Northeast Celebrates Unprecedented Regional Diversity in Accelerator Class of 2014 A record number of accelerator applicants yields a diverse group of accelerator participants, with an increasing number of “cleanweb”information and communications companies. Boston, MA — June 9, 2014 — The Northeast Region of Cleantech Open, the world’s oldest and largest competitive cleantech [...]