January Member News Highlights

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January Member News Highlights

TierPoint LLC, Waterbury is proceeding to acquire Cosentry, a rapidly growing provider of Cloud, colocation and managed services with 200 employees based in Omaha, NE. The combined locations extend TierPoint’s reach to 24 markets, 38 data centers, and more than 6,000 customers coast-to-coast. The companies share a client-focused culture, providing local support and access to enterprise class IT solutions. Connecticut Computer Service (CCS), Rocky Hill and Southington, announced their merger with Hartford’s [...]

New Accelerator Program Set To Launch Women-Led Connecticut Business into Scalability

Connecticut will soon be home to a new business accelerator program set to debut later this summer.  Westport’s The Refinery is geared towards rapidly growing and scaling local ventures that have women in leadership roles.  The program will run for six weeks this fall, led by a strong team of experienced mentors and a core team of advisers including founder Janis Collins, an Entrepreneur in [...]

Startup Weekend Comes to Storrs

On March 28th, Startup Weekend comes back to Storrs!  Aspiring entrepreneurs, programmers, designers, thinkers, builders, and everyone in between will be gathering at Oak Hall at UConn for a nearly 40 hour marathon of idea forming and business building.  Sound like fun?  Sign up here! Here is how the website describes it: Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who [...]

Seventy-Six Tech Companies to Watch Chosen for 2013 Innovation Summit

After a particularly strong and eager pool of applicants came our way, we have finally narrowed down to the most promising tech startups and emerging growth companies in the state.  Below is the official release to be distributed to the press.  Congratulations to all companies and teams selected, and we wish you tremendous success. Thank you for your contribution to Connecticut’s Innovation Ecosystem. Tech Companies [...]