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

Ron Numon

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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

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

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

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

Conn. dairy farmers diversify as number of farms, milk prices drop

The Farmer's Cow, a six-farm milk cooperative formed in 2005, has added to its product lines and offerings including the 2012 summer opening of a restaurant in Mansfield known as The Farmer's Cow Calfe and Creamery. | Courtesy of the The Farmer's Cow LLC

February 15, 2017 - 6:31pm

Connecticut bankers expect to go from good to better in 2017

People's and other Connecticut banks fared very well last year despite the low interest-rate environment and slack job market. | Photo of the Hartford skyline by Doug Kerr via Flickr

February 9, 2017 - 3:10pm

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.

Christopher W. Porter

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Weston reveals its ‘secret’ amid Connecticut’s regional tourism push

The Town of Weston has launched a marketing and branding plan called “The Weston Way.” | Photo by Doug Kerr via Creative Commons
January 30, 2017 - 6:17pm

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