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WannaCry attacks a ‘wake-up call’ to Conn. healthcare industry

Connecticut hospitals are on high alert after the WannaCry cyber attack began last Friday, May 12. | Photo by Walter Williams for Crain's Connecticut

May 17, 2017 - 4:25pm

October Kitchen brings nutrition to the door as Conn.’s senior population swells

October Kitchen, which operates out of this 1,800-square-foot storefront on Green Road in Manchester, was founded in 2000 and began food deliveries to Greater Hartford area homes in 2009.

(Photo by James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut)

May 10, 2017 - 10:48pm

Tech center aims to make social service workers more mobile, slice costs

Assisted Living Technologies Inc. President Ron D'Aquila, left, and Fred Gauthier of Patient Advocate for You examine a MedMinder, which monitors dosages of prescription drugs, at the Technology Center of Meriden. Besides being a showroom for equipment handled by Assisted Living Technologies, the center offers training for social service workers seeking accreditation. | Photo Courtesy of Alliances by Alisa Media Relations

April 14, 2017 - 11:11am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Following McMahon, Connecticut women continue SBA winning streak

Carla Bartolucci, founder and president of North Stonington-based Euro-USA Trading Co. and Jovial Foods Inc., has been honored by the U.S. Small Business Association as its 2017 Connecticut Small Business Person of the Year. She is also eligible for the national award that will be given out later this year by SBA Administrator and Greenwich resident Linda McMahon. | Photo courtesy of the U.S. Small Business Administration 

March 22, 2017 - 2:13pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Emily Culp

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Sweet spot: UConn basketball alum nabs role as sugar group’s first female CEO

Courtney Gaine has used lessons learned from playing from Geno Auriemma, UConn's highly successful women's basketball coach, to advance in her career. She was recently named the first-ever female CEO of The Sugar Association Inc., the U.S. sugar industry's trade group.

(Courtesy of the University of Connecticut)

March 8, 2017 - 12:24pm

Real estate investor looks to channel ad agency charm into holistic healing

The site of the former Keiler & Co. advertising agency is now home to the Bridge Healing Arts Center, whose organizers are looking to bring dozens of holistic medicine practitioners together under one roof. | Photo by James Mosher for Crain's Connecticut

February 27, 2017 - 11:59am

Active seniors, advancing technology herald age of specialty hospitals

The fifth floor of the new Stamford Hospital building will be home later this year to an orthopedic specialty hospital created in partnership with New York-based Hospital for Special Surgery. | Courtesy of Stamford Health

February 17, 2017 - 4:54pm

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