In the June 18, 2018 edition

CT looking to bond $50M to create more 'job-ready' citizens

State lawmakers want to invest $50 million to train 10,000 residents over the next four years for in-demand jobs.

Amid record U.S. stock buybacks, CT corporates keep focus on M&A

Federal tax cuts have prompted record U.S. stock buybacks and dividend hikes, but Connecticut's major corporations are directing...

Arcor's laser focus drives its expansion

For the second time in a decade, Gary Francoeur has had to make room for his expanding Suffield laser-services operation. And, he...

Meet HBJ's inaugural C-Suite Awards class

Meet the inaugural winners of HBJ's C-Suite Awards, recognizing top-performing executives in myriad industries.

Windsor Chamber of Commerce holds monthly networking event

The Windsor Chamber of Commerce hosted its monthly Windsor Business Connections, a networking group that provides businesses the...

Murtha Cullina takes part in Junior Achievement Career Walk

A group of Enfield High School students recently visited Murtha Cullina LLP's Hartford office as part of the Junior...

Manchester Community College hosts scholarship benefit

More than 500 guests attended the 1960s-themed Evening of Fine Wines benefit for Manchester Community College student...

Employee benefits trends to help attract, retain talent

Attracting and retaining top talent is more challenging than ever.

Commission's calls for tax, budget reforms not going away

For those who thought the CEO-led Commission on Fiscal Stability and Economic Growth ceased operations following the release of...

Nonprofit Notebook — June 18, 2018

A Wells Fargo & Co.-administered small business program that aims to spur minority business...

Plainville industrial building sold

A Plainville industrial building sold recently for $1.1 million, brokers say.

Jerry Franklin | President and CEO, Connecticut Public

Jerry Franklin, president and CEO of Connecticut Public, which includes public radio station WNPR, announced in May that he will...

Cohen transforms ImageWorks into digital marketing agency

Jeffrey Cohen was building websites long before most folks even knew what the internet was.

Roberts builds S. Windsor's IT office into regional hub

Anyone who was familiar with the town of South Windsor's modest information-technology operation in 2004 may not recognize it...