Announcements

Startup Weekend Hartford 2014: Education (September 26-28)

Winners and participants from Startup Weekend Hartford 2013 (photo courtesy of MetroHartford Alliance)

Have an idea to improve education and want to turn your idea into action? Transform your idea into a business in 54 hours. Sign up today for the next Startup Weekend in Hartford on September 26-28: Register Now Startup Weekend Hartford 2014 is your opportunity to transform your education ideas into action in 54 hours. Find the right people with ...

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Tech Gives Back: Stamford Innovation Center Provides Donations to Future 5 and CT Veterans Legal Center

Barry Schwimmer (founder, managing partner SIC), Chris Mariani (senior recruiter, Priceline), Sarah Robinson (operations manager SIC), Christine Labate (Commitee Chair Geeks & Nerds Gala, Designs for Growth), Maragaret Middletown (Co-Founder and Executive Director, CT Veterans Legal Center), Lorena Mitchell (AmeriCorps VISTA Legal Outreach Fellow, CT Veterans Legal Center),  Deirdre McAllister (Corporate Relations Liaison, Future 5), Valerie Jaeger (Creative Director, SIC),  Clif McFeely (Founder/Director, Future 5), Peter Propp (CMO, SIC)

Yesterday, Wednesday, August 6th, Stamford Innovation Center handed out a total of $3,000 to local non-profits to help local students and under-served veterans throughout Connecticut on the steps of SIC’s iconic 175 Atlantic Street flagship in the heart of Stamford, the city that works. In late June SIC held a fundraising party, Geeks and Nerds Summer Gala, which drew more than 150 participants ...

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Independent Software Announces Opening for Online Marketing Coordinator

New Haven-based Independent Software, a software product development company, and the producers of The Whiteboard community platform for Connecticut startups, and creators of the A100 apprenticeship program for aspiring software developers, is hiring an Online Marketing Coordinator. About the Role The position of Online Marketing Coordinator is responsible for delivering on content marketing efforts that generates strategic relationships for the company and ...

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GoECart Hiring in Sales, Marketing and Engineering for its Ecommerce Software Suite

GoECart is a scaling-up tech startup that was born and raised in a dorm room at the University of Bridgeport by CEO & Founder, Manish Chowdhary. Profitable and privately held, GoECart grew 90% in sales last year alone and their award-winning ecommerce software suite (built in C#/.Net) runs on a full Microsoft stack from the servers to the shopping cart. Business is ...

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Job Posting: LearnToProgram is Looking for Web and Mobile Development Instructor (Video)

As part of our mission of advancing entrepreneurship in Connecticut, The Whiteboard frequently publishes job postings from around the statewide startup community. If you’re an entrepreneur, startup, or early-stage company looking for talent of any kind, please contact us at info[at]indie-soft[dot]com. The following position was submitted by LearnToProgram, a Vernon-based company:  —- Job Description: Web and Mobile Development Instructor The web and ...

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Senator Chris Murphy Introduces Bipartisan Jobs Bill to Support Startups, Small Businesses

The following was reposted from the newsroom of Senator Chris Murphy. — Thursday, June 19, 2014 WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) joined U.S. Senators John Thune (R-S.D.), Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), as well as U.S. Congressmen Brad Schneider (D-Ill.) and Steve Chabot (R-Ohio) to introduce legislation that would remove burdensome restrictions from individuals who want to invest in startups. In order for a startup ...

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