Rosie Gallant, Director of Programs, reSET
“Connecticut has a wealth of access to funding, culture and talent.”
Dennis Nash, President and Chief Executive Officer , Control Station, Inc.
“Ambiguity is the hallmark of the startup experience—nothing is clear except the need to push forward.”Read More
Matt McCooe, CEO, Connecticut Innovations
"Hypergrowth startups are essential for a community's transformation to an innovation hub." Read More
Spencer Curry, CEO, FRESH Farm Aquaponics, Inc.
I love being here in Hartford at the start of something big. You can feel the excitement in those who see the bright future being created here. It is amazing to be in a city so dedicated to meeting the future head on and supporting innovation in so many ways.
Georgina Schiavelli, Owner, Black Diamond Body Piercing
“It is really scary to be an entrepreneur. You need to be one of those people who can embrace the rebellious spirit that everyone has. You need to be the kind of person who can trust your gut. If you really know yourself and you really think you can do it, you can probably do it.”