Heidmar appoints new CEO

The board of directors of Heidmar announce the appointment of Hans van der Zijde as CEO of the Norwalk company, a commercial tanker operator managing 100 vessels in six pools. Van der Zijde graduated
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Two local bankers named rising stars in Connecticut

Dawn Orsini, vice president of retail banking at Naugatuck-based Ion Bank, was chosen as a “New Leader in Banking” for 2013 by the Connecticut Bankers Association and Connecticut Banking magazine. So

California Pizza Kitchen offers cocktails with Clooney’s tequila

California Pizza Kitchen, the sunny dining chain with an outpost in Stamford’s Town Center, has teamed with Casamigos Tequila for the launch of an exclusive national cocktail program. California Pizza

Xerox receives more than 1,100 patents

Xerox, Norwalk-based business process services and document management company with more than 140,000 employees serving clients in 160 countries, received 1,168 U.S. patents in 2013, adding to its

Hexcel reports record fourth quarter

Hexcel reports record fourth quarter Hexcel Corp., Stamford-based developer, manufacturer and marketer of lightweight composite materials used in commercial aerospace, space, defense and wind turbine

Xerox reports decline in net income

Xerox, Norwalk-based provider of business process services and document management to clients in 160 countries, reported net income of $306 million or 24 cents per share in the fourth quarter of 2013,

Norwalk’s ICR ranks among top five PR advisors on M&A

Norwalk-based strategic communications firm ICR has been ranked among the top five public relations advisors on mergers and acquisitions, according to Mergermarket’s Global M&A Trend report for

Fairfield Chamber holding bakery bake-off for Town Cake

The Fairfield Chamber of Commerce is holding a bake-off on Thursday, Feb. 6 to celebrate the town of Fairfield’s 375th birthday. The event will take place at Mercedes-Benz of Fairfield, 165 Commerce