Shelton firm named one of North America’s fastest growers

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Shelton-based HealthPlanOne was ranked No. 166 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 after fiscal year revenue grew an eye-popping 679 percent, the company announced in a release. The ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America is based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2008 to […] [Read More]
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QuestBack opens office in Austin

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QuestBack, Bridgeport-based provider of enterprise feedback management and social customer relationship management services, has opened a new location in Austin, Texas as part of its expansion plans in the United States. QuestBack considered several options and selected Austin as the most suitable location to expand its North American operations due to the city’s combination of […] [Read More]
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Sikorsky scores chopper contract

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Sikorsky Aircraft got a big lift on Friday. The Stratford-based company announced that it signed a multi-year contract with Canadian company CHC to sell nine S-92 helicopters for use in transporting offshore oil workers and potentially for search-and-rescue missions. The deal gives CHC the option of acquire up to 15 more of the choppers from […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s Icon wins plaudits for website

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Icon International, a Stamford-based specialty finance company engaged in corporate barter, recently won the Website Marketing Message Award for 2013 from the Connecticut Better Business Bureau. The award was presented at the Connecticut BBB Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet in New Haven on Thursday, Nov. 14. The Website Marketing Message Award acknowledges a company website […] [Read More]
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U.S. Attorney honors Webster in fraud work

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The U.S. Attorney’s Office, in conjunction with the Connecticut Bank Secrecy Act Review Team, has recognized Waterbury-based Webster Bank and two of its senior vice presidents for Webster’s efforts in reporting suspicious banking activity and unusual currency transactions. Kim Syrop, senior vice president, fraud mitigation and loss management, and Andy Muro, senior vice president, director […] [Read More]
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College entrepreneurs invited to compete

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The Entrepreneurship Foundation has set Wednesday as the deadline for its 2012-13 Connecticut College Business Model Competition. The team leader and primary presenter must be a student at a Connecticut college or university during the current academic year. Entries may be submitted by individuals or teams. In keeping with the spirit of the competition to […] [Read More]
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Malloy to address business organizations

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Gov. Dannel Malloy will address members and guests of the Connecticut Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth, a global association for professionals involved in corporate growth, corporate development and mergers and acquisitions for mid- to- large companies, and the Connecticut chapter of the Turnaround Management Association on Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Fairfield University. […] [Read More]
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‘Topping’ ceremony set for Stamford project

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Stamford will celebrate a milestone in the Park Square West Phase II urban revitalization project in the downtown district on Monday at noon with a “topping off” ceremony hosted by developer Trinity Financial in Boston. The project is being reincarnated as “66 Summer Street – Downtown Luxury Rentals & Retail.” Its builders, designers, engineers and […] [Read More]
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