CTSBDC In the News

IBM Forms Small-Supplier Partnership In Connecticut

October 9, 2015|

IBM Forms Small-Supplier Partnership In Connecticut by Hartford Business Journal | Oct. 7, 2015 A new partnership has been formed to create the Connecticut Supplier Connection, an initiative designed to connect dozens of large corporations [...]

Gov. Malloy: New Partnership Will Link Connecticut’s Small Businesses with Major Corporations Nationally

October 9, 2015|

Gov. Malloy: New Partnership Will Link Connecticut’s Small Businesses with Major Corporations Nationally First-of-its-kind Public-Private Initiative in Connecticut to Support Small Businesses; IBM Selects The Business Council of Fairfield County to Lead Development of [...]

National Manufacturing Day Gives Platt Tech Students In Milford A Chance To Show Off

October 2, 2015|

National Manufacturing Day Gives Platt Tech Students In Milford A Chance To Show Off Platt Technical High School sophomore Alex Crawford, center, 14, demonstrates a milling machine for Paul Broadie, president of Housatonic [...]

CT Small Business Center Open at Mulvey

October 2, 2015|

CT Small Business Center Open at Mulvey by Becky Coffey | Sept. 30, 2015 If you already have a small business and are thinking about expanding, Jim Jackson wants to speak with you. Jackson is [...]

City Conducts Business Survey To Identify Needs

September 30, 2015|

City Conducts Business Survey To Identify Needs by Milford Mirror | Sept. 24, 2015 The Economic and Community Development Department (ECDD) has developed a survey to assess the current needs of the Milford business community. City [...]

Growing A Small Business, Creating Jobs, And Leveraging Resources Like SBDCs

September 21, 2015|

Growing A Small Business, Creating Jobs, And Leveraging Resources Like SBDCs by Ty Kiisel | Sept. 17, 2015 During every election cycle politicians love to talk about the important role small businesses play in the [...]

Small Business Depends on Silicon Valley

September 16, 2015|

by Rhonda Abrams | Sept. 11, 2015 What’s Silicon Valley cooking up now to help small businesses? I had a chance to find out when I arranged an “Insider’s Tour of Silicon Valley” to celebrate the 35th anniversary […]

Chamber Corner: Middlesex County Business Community Ready For Durham Fair

September 14, 2015|

Mayor Daniel Drew (center) announces a plan for a six-story apartment tower adjacent to the MiddleOak building in this archive photo. Chamber Corner: Middlesex County Business Community Ready For Durham Fair by [...]

America’s SBDC Conference Features Powerful Keynote Line-Up

September 9, 2015|

America's SBDC Conference Features Powerful Keynote Line-Up by April Youngblut | Sept. 9, 2015 America's SBDC will host it's annual SBDC (Small Business Development Center) professional development conference this September 8th-11th in San Francisco. The [...]

Middlebury Public Library To Host Free Online Sessions

September 9, 2015|

Middlebury Public Library To Host Free Online Sessions by Bill Bittar | Sept. 7, 2015 MIDDLEBURY — Small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs can schedule virtual meetings with a business adviser in a private area of [...]

CTSBDC Business Advisor is Awarded for His Work Assisting Connecticut Small Businesses

September 9, 2015|

CTSBDC Business Advisor is Awarded for His Work Assisting Connecticut Small Businesses The 2015 Connecticut Small Business Development State Star, Business Advisor Chris Pisarz, is being honored this week at the America’s Small Business [...]

N.Y. Landlord Expands Retail Incubator Offering To CT

August 27, 2015|

N.Y. Landlord Expands Retail Incubator Offering To CT by Hartford Business Journal | Aug. 25, 2015 A national open-air shopping center landlord with ownership interests in eight Connecticut retail centers said it's offering a year [...]