Outgoing Vantis Life Insurance Co. CEO Peter Tedone (left) and Ray Caucci, who will be taking the helm at Vantis after Tedone's exit.

After building Vantis Life into $1B insurer, Tedone heads toward retirement

After building Vantis Life Insurance Co. into a $1 billion insurer, chief executive Peter Tedone is heading out the door for retirement.

Jeremy Dion, a driver for Stop & Shop's Peapod delivery service in Greater Hartford, makes a recent delivery. Operating in Connecticut for two decades, Peapod is facing new competition in the potentially lucrative grocery delivery market.

Online grocery competition heats up in CT

Online grocery shopping competition is heating up in Connecticut with several new players entering the market.

S. Pamir Alpay, executive director of the UConn Innovation Partnership Building at the school's Tech Park in Storrs, showcases a research lab within the building.

UConn Tech Park offers new twist to industry-college partnerships

Touring the Innovation Partnership Building (IPB) at the University of Connecticut Tech Park in Storrs is like taking a peek into the future. A lot of big machines and big ideas.

Faculty and students interact during a computer numerical controlled course at Goodwin College. Goodwin and EDAC Technologies in Cheshire have partnered on a program to groom future manufacturing workers.

CT colleges, high schools tighten bonds with employers to feed jobs pipeline

Colleges and high schools are tightening bonds with employers to feed Connecticut's jobs pipeline.

This week's focus

Female investors have a growing influence

How far we women have come from the days of being uncertain about family finances, to starting our own portfolios.

At 25 years, CT Women's Hall of Fame seeks to leverage latest wave of female empowerment

When Geena Clonan, former co-managing director of the Connecticut Forum, planned one of the organization's first panel discussions in 1992 she expected a stimulating conversation; what she helped...

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From mechanic to entrepreneur, Ruggiero turns motorcycle avocation into vocation

Rob Ruggiero’s Bloomfield-based motorcycle center is taking on a challenging environment in which fewer people, especially Millennials, are riding and buying motorcycles.

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Learning the ropes in leading a nonprofit after spending years at a corporate law firm might present some challenges for Chris Cusano, the new executive director of the Connecticut Brain Tumor...

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