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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.

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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

Connecticut ‘politely sweating out’ Anthem, Cigna merger drama

Cigna President and CEO David Cordani speaks at the ceremony marking the relocation of his company's headquarters to Connecticut. Gov. Dannel Malloy and Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman are behind Cordani. | Photo courtesy of the Connecticut Governor's Office

February 4, 2017 - 11:27pm

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

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Healthcare mergers, alliances extend to Connecticut’s fight against cancer

Medical Oncology and Blood Disorders LLP recently joined New Jersey-based Regional Cancer Care Associates. The six Connecticut doctors that comprise MOABD have offices in several locations, including the John A. DeQuattro Cancer Center in Manchester. | Photo by James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut
January 25, 2017 - 11:38pm

Connecticut researchers compare effectiveness of medical pot vs. opioids

St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, based in Hartford, is conducting the first medical marijuana study to be approved by the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection. Results are expected to be published in a year. | Photo by Walter Williams/Crain's Connecticut
January 11, 2017 - 11:27am

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

Cindy Heston

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

Jordan Cram

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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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