Element One site

Element One to go vertical in Stamford

Erland Construction was awarded a prime contractor role in Element One, a planned Stamford apartment complex that will total 175 units. Norwalk-based Fuller Development is leading the project at 111
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Sikorsky

UTC eyes Q3 for Sikorsky sale, spin

United Technologies confirmed it plans to sell or spin off Sikorsky Aircraft, with the goal of finalizing plans by the end of October. Hartford-based UTC (NYSE: UTX) announced in March it was
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Chase Carey and Rupert Murdoch

Reports: Murdoch, Carey stepping down at Fox

Rupert Murdoch reportedly is handing control of 21st Century Fox to his son James Murdoch, with New Canaan resident Chase Carey also relinquishing his role as chief operating officer while remaining
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Containers

Anchors aweigh for new Stamford fund

MC-Seamax has raised a $300 million for its first investment fund, with the Stamford-based firm planning to purchase cargo ships and lease them to major liners. Founded in 2011, MC-Seamax is a joint
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Blue Buffalo

Wilton pet food giant files for IPO

Blue Buffalo Pet Products filed to raise up to $500 million in an initial public offering of stock, with the Wilton-based company selling premium cat and dog food and related products. Blue Buffalo
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GDP 2014

Connecticut GDP stagnant in 2014

Connecticut ranked in the bottom 10 states nationally for economic growth last year, according to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis. Gross domestic product (GDP) increased 2.2
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680 & 750 Washington Blvd.

Greenwich office relocates to Stamford

Newmark Grubb Knight Frank has moved its Greenwich employees to Stamford, taking more than 10,000 square feet of space at 680 Washington Boulevard. Newmark Grubb Knight Frank provides commercial real
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LYM

Local Yokel — located in Stamford — acquired

The founder of Local Yokel Media said the business has been acquired by PubSquared, a New York City company whose automated platform allows advertisers to bid for online display advertising space and
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