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

Audrey Padgett

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In-car entertainment startup takes a backseat ride to success

From left to right, CEO Rob Flessner, VP of Sales Michael Dillon and CTO Eugene Kurdzesau testing the Vugo experience. | Photo courtesy of Vugo.

May 9, 2017 - 1:08pm

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

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.

Gregor McCluskey

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Do female-led businesses have more challenges in raising capital?

As a partner & co-founder of Foster City, Calif.-based Scale Venture Partners and the co-chair of the National Venture Capital Association Inclusion & Diversity Task Force, Kate Mitchell believes the venture capital industry needs to get practical about solutions to help women-led businesses connect with investors, and vice versa.|Photo courtesy of Scale Venture Partners.

 
January 16, 2017 - 11:59am

Lottery rakes in record cash amid Connecticut’s push for third casino

The Michael's Hess gas station in Waterford is among hundreds of locations statewide that offer Connecticut Lottery products including keno. | James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut
January 13, 2017 - 2:48pm

Migration into Hartford County helps Connecticut fight outflow trend

Connecticut moved up 10 places in the 49th annual Allied Van Lines Magnet States Report thanks largely to a net inflow into Hartford County from out of state last year. | Photo by James Mosher/Crain's Connecticut
January 5, 2017 - 11:38am