Greenwich’s Fifth Street bankrolls emergency room firm

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GREENWICH — Fifth Street Management LLC, the $3 billion lending outfit that relocated to Greenwich this past summer, announced on Wednesday that it has provided a “one-stop financing facility” for the country’s biggest and oldest freestanding emergency room system. Fifth Street Finance Corp. funded a $75 million term loan for the continued growth of Texas-based […] [Read More]
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GECAS orders up to 10 additional ATR 72-600s

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GE Capital Aviation Services, the aircraft financing and leasing company, and ATR signed a $241 million contract for the purchase of five firm and five optional ATR 72-600 aircraft. Deliveries will commence in 2015. The agreement was signed at the Dubai International Air Show. The new turboprops will benefit from the latest technological developments that […] [Read More]
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Cenveo to close Ohio printing plant

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Cenveo, a Stamford-based global provider of print and related resources, said it will close its commercial printing plant in Sidney, Ohio, and eliminate 78 jobs in January. The company filed a notice with the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services last week about the closing. “All manufacturing and productions operations will cease January 14, […] [Read More]
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Pulse, PineBridge back Urgent Care’s growth plan

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Urgent Care of Connecticut, Brookfield-based network of urgent care centers in Connecticut, has completed a growth equity investment from Pulse Equity Partners and the PineBridge Structured Capital team of PineBridge Investments. The capital and partnership will allow UCC to expand throughout the Northeast both organically and through acquisitions by the end of 2014. “We have […] [Read More]
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TFI Envision accepting donated toys

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This year, TFI Envision is once again serving as a drop off location for the Inspirica Annual Holiday Gift Collection. The company’s office at 111 Westport Ave. in Norwalk, will accept donations of new, unwrapped toys from now until Dec. 13, open Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Inspirica, an independent, non-denominational […] [Read More]
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UTC gives $7.5 million for UConn engineering institute

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The University of Connecticut School of Engineering, in partnership with United Technologies, has launched the UTC Institute for Advanced Systems Engineering at UConn in Storrs, thanks to a $7.5 million contribution from UTC, one of the largest corporate gifts in UConn’s history. In support of the institute’s launch, UTC will contribute $7.5 million over five […] [Read More]
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Westport-Weston business book club inspecting “habits”

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If you’re looking to unlock a new secret for your daily toil, here’s a book club you might want to consider. The Westport-Weston Chamber of Commerce’s Business Book Club is currently reading “The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business” by New York Times reporter Charles Duhigg. The book […] [Read More]
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Westport’s Nusbaum & Parrino ranked among top law firms

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The Westport law firm, Nusbaum & Parrino, has been ranked for the fourth consecutive year by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers as one of the 2014 Best Law Firms. This year’s rankings are based on the highest number of participating firms and highest number of client ballots on record.  In the 2014 […] [Read More]
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