October 5, 2018

CT Business Owner Offers Kid Activities, Parties, Events

Connecticut mom Tia Miller didn’t set out to be a business owner. Like some entrepreneurs, the opportunity came from personal need and eventually developed into a business concept.

June 20, 2018

Girls For Technology Encourages STEM, Entrepreneurship

Sabrina Tucker-Barrett, President and Chief Executive Officer of Girls For Technology, shared about the process of launching a nonprofit startup and the progress the organization has made since its launch.

December 18, 2017

Woman Entrepreneur, Innovator, Event Strategist

Connecticut entrepreneur Carmen Veal followed her dream and launched her handmade clothing startup in 2008. Since then, she has launched an event planning company and created a brand for herself.

September 29, 2017

CT Entrepreneur Creates Space for Literary Events and Adventures

The Storyteller's Cottage provides a unique space for public and private events including book clubs and literary escape rooms.

July 11, 2017

Entrepreneur Founds Innovative Variety Fitness Studio

Find out how Karla Medina’s entrepreneurial spirit and mission to support a healthy community encouraged her to open Sudor Taino Fitness Studio on New Park Avenue in West Hartford.

June 22, 2017

Entrepreneurial Center Supports Economic Consulting Services Startup

Connecticut Center for Innovative Entrepreneurs Founder Naranchimeg “Nara” Mijid discussed her experience as an independent, woman- and minority-owned business founder, her involvement with Innovation Places, and the benefits of networking with like-minded women entrepreneurs.

June 12, 2017

Startup Clothing Boutique Finds Success in Hartford

Latoya Gibbs, Owner of How Bazaar Fashion, shared about how she turned her passion for vintage clothes and fashion into a successful small business in Hartford.

May 26, 2017

Entrepreneur Creates Fitness Startup Success in West Hartford

Entrepreneur and fitness powerhouse Debra Fountain launched LIFER Fitness Studio in 2015. She spoke about her entrepreneurial experience and what it’s like to launch a startup in a competitive market.

May 10, 2017

Entrepreneurial Center Fosters Hartford-Area Startup Bakery

Beth Bolton, Owner/Pastry Chef at A Little Something Bakery provided some insight about launching a startup in West Hartford and discussed some of the challenges she’s experienced as an entrepreneur.