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Business news covering the entrepreneurial culture and new business ventures.

My Mentor: 18-year-old businesswoman builds off mom’s inspiration

Fairfield, Conn. 18-year-old Annie Blumenfeld, left, is headed to Cornell University in the fall with a great deal of business experience gleaned through her mother, Lisa, right. | Photo courtesy of the Blumenfelds

July 11, 2016 - 5:23pm

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

Chris Pierson

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

Adam Zilberbaum

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

Scott Lipow

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

Eric Grosse

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Rock star dreams turn into Torrington performance HUB

In 2013, Jay Roberts launched the PerformanceHUB USA Foundation in Torrington, a space for up-and-coming artists to find new audiences and for new talent to find their voices.

May 26, 2016 - 4:51pm

Conn. skateboarder, musician connects passions with profits

Andy Garcia founded V!$!ØN Co., which functions as an aggregator for his art and music plus the talents of others searching for a platform.

May 23, 2016 - 12:47pm

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

Andrew Magyar

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

Todd Marks

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

Bruce Seymour

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