Starwood to unveil Element hotel in Montana

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide will debut its Element brand in Bozeman, Mont., when Element Bozeman opens in June of 2015 in the heart of the downtown entertainment district. Owned by a group of Bozeman investors managed by Homebase Montana, the hotel will offer 104 “sustainable” rooms. Element Bozeman expects to receive Leadership in Energy […] [Read More]
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Cengage to move HQ from Stamford to Boston–updated

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Cengage, an education company and textbook publisher that came out of bankruptcy earlier this month, is moving its global headquarters from Stamford to Boston, according to a press release issued Monday. The transition, which is already underway, will result in the closing of its Stamford office at 200 First Stamford Place within the next several […] [Read More]
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GE delivers equipment for Angola project

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GE Oil & Gas, a division of Fairfield-based General Electric, announced the first major equipment delivery by its Subsea Systems business, for a major operator, under a contract established by its Angolan joint venture, GE-GLS Oil & Gas Angola. A primarily localized workforce assembled the first of 16 subsea production trees, destined for a development […] [Read More]
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Starwood Hotels & Resorts launches Aloft in Atlanta

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide announced the grand opening of Aloft Atlanta Downtown, the first Aloft hotel in  Georgia. Owned by Tampa-based DeBartolo Development and managed by Atlanta-based Banyan Investment Group, the 10-story property in downtown Atlanta underwent a multi-million dollar transformation prior to conversion. Aloft Atlanta Downtown offers 254 loft-like rooms. “We are thrilled […] [Read More]
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FutureMark launches environmental paper breakthrough

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FutureMark Paper Group, a provider of responsibly made recycled printing papers, has launched Future Vantage, North America’s first 100 percent recycled coated, 3 freesheet. Until now, there has not been a 100 percent recycled option for high-end corporate marketing materials and magazine, catalog, book, direct mail and retail applications. Previously, recycled content was only available […] [Read More]
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Decisyon raises $22 million led by Catalyst Investors

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Decisyon, Stamford-based provider of a unified, collaborative business intelligence and performance management platform, received $22 million in Series B funding from a group of investors led by growth equity firm Catalyst Investors. The growth capital will support Decisyon’s global expansion including the hiring of additional sales, marketing and delivery staff in the United States, sales and […] [Read More]
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Charter Communications expands at 400 Atlantic

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Charter Communications, the fourth largest cable operator in the United States, has signed for an additional full-floor lease for 37,000 square feet at 400 Atlantic St., in Stamford, a property owned and managed by the Landis Group. The new space is in addition to the two floors of the 15-story, 500,000-square-foot office tower that Charter […] [Read More]
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UConn and Comcast launch security innovation center

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The University of Connecticut and Comcast on Thursday announced the establishment of the Center of Excellence for Security Innovation at UConn’s Storrs campus. The center unites the expertise of researchers within UConn’s Center for Hardware Assurance, Security and Engineering (CHASE) and Comcast’s leadership in Internet systems security to develop robust detection systems and analytical tools […] [Read More]
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