BRBC hosting forum on aging Thursday morning

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Tomorrow morning, the Bridgeport Regional Business Council is holding a panel discussion called “Our Aging Population,” where you’ll be able to hear from local experts about products and services around the region available to senior citizens and their families. The event is from 8 to 9:30 a.m., and will take place at Vazzano’s Four Seasons […] [Read More]
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Shelton firm with Philippines ties donates for storm relief

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Shelton-based Survey Sampling International has donated $50,000 to Habitat for Humanity to help the people of typhoon-ravaged Philippines, the company said in a release on Wednesday. The company said its staff in the Pacific country singled out housing as one of the most urgent needs, which is one reason the company decided to support Habitat […] [Read More]
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New report shows state’s strength in insurance sector

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The Connecticut insurance sector represents about 3 percent of the state’s workforce and 5.9 percent of the state’s payroll and contributes 9 percent of the state’s gross product, according to a new report from PwC US and the Connecticut Insurance and Financial Services Cluster issued Tuesday. The 2013 Connecticut Insurance Market Brief provides a summary […] [Read More]
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Chamber marks opening of Olde 37 restaurant in New Fairfield

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Carl Huben, who has more than 20 years experience in restaurant management, joined Stephen Bull, president of the Greater Danbury Chamber of Commerce and other chamber members for the recent grand opening of the Olde 37 Patio & Grill in New Fairfield. The restaurant serves locally sourced grass-fed angus beef from the Josef Meiller Slaughterhouse […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s NBC Sports Digital teams up with StubHub

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  NBC Sports Digital has made StubHub the exclusive ticket provider for NBC Sports’ digital properties, effective immediately. The multi-year partnership links StubHub to NBCSports’ 12 digital sites, including NBCSports.com, Rotoworld.com and NBC Sports Talk Blogs. Through this deal, StubHub will also reap the benefits of NBC Sports Digital’s ties with Yahoo! Sports; according to […] [Read More]
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Crossroads Ventures hosts Thursday event

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The Crossroads Ventures Group will host an investors session Thursday from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the UConn Stamford Conference Center, 1 University Place. Connecticut private investors and deal makers will participate in the group’s Second Thursday panel, explaining what is happening in the marketplace. Investors registered to attend include Steve Block, Canaan Partners; Nat […] [Read More]
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WCSU to host entrepreneur discussion

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WCSU to host entrepreneurship discussion The Ancell School of Business at Western Connecticut State University will host “The Entrepreneurship Arc: A Panel Discussion with Successful Local Business Leaders,” on Thursday at 6 p.m. in Room 218 of the Westside Classroom Building on the university’s West Side Campus, 43 Lake Ave. Extension in Danbury. Free and […] [Read More]
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Four area chambers to hold joint event

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Four local Chambers of Commerce – Greenwich, Stamford, Norwalk and Darien – will join together for a Quad Chamber Expo and Business Networking event, held from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21 at the UConn’s Stamford campus. Member businesses from each chamber will showcase what they can offer with table top exhibits. The cost […] [Read More]
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