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

Brent Robertson

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Connecticut companies boost billboard buys with social media shares

New Haven-based FreshBev Craft Juicery is among the Connecticut companies using national event days to increase brand awareness in its home-state market.

(Courtesy of Outfront Media Inc.)

April 4, 2017 - 2:12pm

Connecticut drone operator takes off with two recent acquisitions

PhotoFlight Aerial Media shot this image of the Hartford skyline using a drone. | Courtesy of PhotoFlight Aerial Media

March 30, 2017 - 5:23pm

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

Hunter Adams

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Granola restaurateurs rolling out food truck amid expansion

Julie Mountain, left, and Dana Noorily, co-founders of The Granola Bar restaurant group, are restarting their food truck amid an expansion that includes the start of a catering business and planned openings this year in Stamford and Rye, New York.

(Courtesy of The Granola Bar) 

March 17, 2017 - 4:04pm

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

Greater Hartford business groups aren't embracing planned casino

The tribes who run Foxwoods Resort Casino (above) and Mohegan Sun hope to build a $300 million casino in East Windsor. | Photo via Creative Commons

March 6, 2017 - 11:50am

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

Eugene A. “Gene” Sheehan III

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Can Hartford woo the New York Islanders to XL Center?

Whalers banners hang in the XL Center. | Photo via Wikimedia 

February 2, 2017 - 5:30pm

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