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Bria Day is a bold baker, a humble humanitarian, and the owner of Disheveled Diva. Although she works full-time at Cigna, she turned her passion for baking and giving back to the community into a cottage food business that creates bespoke sweet treats and makes…
reSET, a non-profit entrepreneur support organization, in partnership with Breakfast Lunch & Dinner (BL&D), a community venture building studio, announces the completion of 12 Hartford-based retail businesses from a pilot Retail Incubator made possible by Launc[H] Hartford funding. The Retail Incubator program supports entrepreneurs ready…
A member of the reSET Retail Incubator inaugural cohort, Ital Creations LLC creates natural and handmade body care products using ingredients that are safer, better for the environment, and easier on the skin than traditional lab-created products. MetroHartford Alliance Content Manager Nan Price spoke with…
Funnybone Records is an independent record label and concert promoter based in Hartford. Owner Dylan Healy spoke with MetroHartford Alliance Content Manager Nan Price about what sets his startup apart and why he became involved with the reSET Retail Incubator. NAN PRICE: What makes Funnybone…
A medical startup team affiliated with the University of Connecticut is working to create a faster, safer technique that will aid plastic surgeons in reconstruction while minimizing the risk of complications. “As scientists, we want to address medical problems with viable solutions that can change…