Consumer Goods

Wear Your Sustainability on Your Sleeve: Jonas Clark and Amanda Rinderle of Tuckerman & Co.

If you’re like most socially- and environmentally-conscious folks, you think about recycling, driving less fossil/more electric, buying organic, and seeking out fair trade products. But if you’re like most, you haven’t started thinking about how your shirts are made. After all, you don’t eat your shirt, and it doesn’t spew emissions when you wear it (note: we are making an assumption ...

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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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Stop the Rush! TEDx talk with Phyllis Pierce, My Luck Club CEO


Phyllis Pierce recently gave a talk on her experiences as a Connecticut entrepreneur at TEDxSHS under the title “Stop the Rush!” Phyllis founded My Luck Club and completed Connecticut Innovations’ TechStart program, and has also launched other ideas in other parts of the country, including a pie company.  –

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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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