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Louis Dreyfus Highbridge Energy LLC Acquires 80 MW Power Plant in New York - MarketWatch (press release)
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Tuesday, 28 February 2012
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Louis Dreyfus Highbridge Energy LLC Acquires 80 MW Power Plant in New York
MarketWatch (press release)
STAMFORD, Conn., Feb 28, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Louis Dreyfus Highbridge Energy LLC ("LDH Energy" or the "Company") announced that it has acquired, through one of its subsidiaries, an electric power generation facility located
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DCNF Holds Two Week Marketing Event in NY - NY Convergence
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Tuesday, 28 February 2012
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DCNF Holds Two Week Marketing Event in NY
NY Convergence
NYConvergence is a digest of digital media technology news of interest to the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut tri-state area maintained by Trylon Communications, Inc. All content is copyright to its respective owner.

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Online Labor Market Job Trends: Freelancer Fast 50 For 2011 And Predictions ... - EIN News (press release)
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Tuesday, 28 February 2012
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Online Labor Market Job Trends: Freelancer Fast 50 For 2011 And Predictions ...
EIN News (press release)
The Freelancer.com Fast 50 charts the top 50 rising job categories in the online labor market quarter by quarter. The 2011 Freelancer Fast 50 is the amalgamation of those results for the year. "Each year we examine hundreds of thousands of
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GDF SUEZ Energy Resources Launches National Webinar Series: March 15 Event to ... - MarketWatch (press release)
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Tuesday, 28 February 2012
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GDF SUEZ Energy Resources Launches National Webinar Series: March 15 Event to ...
MarketWatch (press release)
28, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA, one of the largest competitive retail electricity providers in the country, will kick off a quarterly webinar series March 15 with a one-hour presentation discussing natural
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New Canaan Extends Winter Farmer's Market - The Daily New Canaan
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Monday, 27 February 2012
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New Canaan Extends Winter Farmer's Market
The Daily New Canaan
by Main Street Connect by Melvin Mason (email) Debbie Prutting was one of many New Canaan residents who visited the winter edition of the New Canaan Farmer's Market. The market will now be open every Tuesday through March 27. NEW CNANAAN, Conn.

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Chefs tap maple syrup for recipe contest - Connectcut Plus
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Monday, 27 February 2012
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Chefs tap maple syrup for recipe contest
Connectcut Plus
By First County Bank STAMFORD, CT - Four chefs will compete in First County Bank's Chefs Challenge event at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center during this week's Maple Sugar Festival Weekend. On Saturday, March 3, chefs will compete to create the best ...

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Senior Andrea Amulic tours Connecticut with winning poetry - Connecticut College
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Monday, 27 February 2012
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Senior Andrea Amulic tours Connecticut with winning poetry
Connecticut College
Following Commencement in May, she hopes to pursue a career in a communications-related field, such as publishing, journalism, marketing or advertising. "I love that Conn is such a small, close-knit community and I am really grateful for all of the ...

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Connecticut Announces Search for Stories About the Best People, Places and ... - MarketWatch (press release)
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Monday, 27 February 2012
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Connecticut Announces Search for Stories About the Best People, Places and ...
MarketWatch (press release)
What's Your Connecticut Story represents the first promotion of the $30 million marketing effort to create a new brand identity for the state of Connecticut over the next two years. The stories collected from residents through the contest
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Conn. turns to residents to help distinguish state with new tourism marketing ... - The Republic
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Friday, 24 February 2012
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Conn. turns to residents to help distinguish state with new tourism marketing ...
The Republic
Dannel P. Malloy seeks $15 million to promote Connecticut at welcome centers and in local marketing, promoting the state in TV, radio and website ads and other drives. It's a far cry from an earlier budget when state spending for promotion was cut to
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Marjorie Clark Unlocks the Secrets of Internet Marketing - Patch.com
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Tuesday, 07 February 2012
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Marjorie Clark Unlocks the Secrets of Internet Marketing
Patch.com
After high school, she went to school for hairdressing, then got a Bachelor's degree in fine arts from the University of Connecticut, and finally a Master of Fine Arts degree from the Yale School of Drama in 1991. Following college, she worked as a ...

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Randall Realtors partnership with Christie's aims for upscale sales - TheDay.com
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Tuesday, 07 February 2012
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Randall Realtors partnership with Christie's aims for upscale sales
TheDay.com
By Anthony Cronin Randall Realtors has announced an affiliation with Christie's International Real Estate in Connecticut, which gives the family-owned Randall a bigger reach into the coastal luxury real estate market. Doug Randall, the firm's chief ...

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Renewable energy incentives lure Calif. solar firm to Conn. - Waterbury Republican American
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Tuesday, 07 February 2012
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Renewable energy incentives lure Calif. solar firm to Conn.
Waterbury Republican American
SolarCity, based in San Mateo, Calif., will announce today it is expanding into Connecticut to provide a less-expensive way for residential and business customers to install and benefit from solar power. Connecticut will be the 12th state plus the
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Ridgefield's Coldwell Banker office expands - Danbury News Times
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Monday, 06 February 2012
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Ridgefield's Coldwell Banker office expands
Danbury News Times
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, a Ridgefield-based real estate company in Connecticut and Westchester County, NY, has acquired Alaimo & Barile, a broker serving Hartford and Tolland counties. "The sales professionals of Alaimo & Barile have an ...

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Core Services Announces Joseph Ung as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing - MarketWatch (press release)
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Monday, 06 February 2012
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Core Services Announces Joseph Ung as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
MarketWatch (press release)
Joseph will direct Core Services' sales and marketing activities and guide its growth strategy. With 22 years of experience, Joseph brings a wealth of knowledge and a breadth and depth of skills to this pivotal position. Joseph began
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Cranberry Hill Estates Selling Briskly Ahead of Spring Market - RealEstateRama (press release)
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Monday, 06 February 2012
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Cranberry Hill Estates Selling Briskly Ahead of Spring Market
RealEstateRama (press release)
by Connecticut RealEstateRama SHELTON, CT – February 6, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — Unusually mild winter weather has encouraged prospective homebuyers to venture out early in the season, and many of them are showing up at the sales offices of Cranberry ...

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Connecticut Better Business Bureau Helps Consumers Spot Fake Online Reviews - Connecticut Business News Journal
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Monday, 06 February 2012
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Connecticut Better Business Bureau Helps Consumers Spot Fake Online Reviews
Connecticut Business News Journal
Wallingford, CT – February 6, 2012 – Connecticut Better Business is warning consumers that feedback and reviews of products and services are not all they are cracked up to be, and in many cases, might be misleading. “People turn to consumer
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Farmers markets spring up in New London County - Norwich Bulletin
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Sunday, 05 February 2012
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Farmers markets spring up in New London County
Norwich Bulletin
With so many towns starting their own markets, Zotti said the department encourages market organizers and town officials to coordinate with nearby towns to avoid direct competition. All over southeastern Connecticut, towns without farmers markets are ...

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Amy Zvovushe alleges her employer in Connecticut violated discrimination laws ... - ABC News
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Friday, 03 February 2012
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Amy Zvovushe alleges her employer in Connecticut violated discrimination laws ...
ABC News
Amy Zvovushe, a senior program manager with a marketing company in Connecticut, alleges her employer asked her to resign instead of providing leave after learning she was pregnant, a claim of discrimination that too many women in the US are forced to
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Connecticut: Creative or complacent? - Westfair Online
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Friday, 03 February 2012
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Connecticut: Creative or complacent?
Westfair Online
Bergstrom got an earful from the state's latest evangelist, Marian Salzman, as the Euro RSCG Worldwide Inc. CEO works to plant Fairfield County on the marketing industry map. At a Stamford meeting of the Fairfield County Public Relations Association in ...

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Hartford Business Journal to Host e-Marketing & Technology Summit Send
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Thursday, February 02, 2012
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Winter Farmers Markets Offer Surprising Bounty of Local Produce, Meats - Hartford Courant
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Wednesday, 01 February 2012
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Winter Farmers Markets Offer Surprising Bounty of Local Produce, Meats
Hartford Courant
"I come [here] so that I can get really healthful food, and we need this income [from the market] coming into our town." She also likes the one-on-one contact with farmers. Connecticut's 100-plus farmers' markets draw thousands of shoppers
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ICON Selected Again as One of The Best Places to Work in CT - MarketWatch (press release)
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Wednesday, 01 February 2012
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ICON Selected Again as One of The Best Places to Work in CT
MarketWatch (press release)
STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- ICON International, a specialty finance company engaged in corporate barter, was recently selected as one of the top 25 Best Places to work in Connecticut for 2012. This survey and awards program ...
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Emergency Spending Cuts Coming to Connecticut - Patch.com
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Wednesday, 01 February 2012
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Emergency Spending Cuts Coming to Connecticut
Patch.com
Creating a 'Connecticut Made' marketing campaign to spur local businesses, both production and retail. 4. Preventing discrimination against the unemployed. Statutory changes would prohibit employers from discriminating against job applicants simply ...

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Superior Farms to open DC in Boston - Meat & Poultry (registration)
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Monday, 23 January 2012
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Superior Farms to open DC in Boston
Meat & Poultry (registration)
This location is key for serving Long Island and the five boroughs of New York, as well as New Jersey and Connecticut, the company said. Ed Jenks, president and CEO of Superior Farms, expects the company to expand this model with additional ...
Superior Farms Outlines New East Coast
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Whale sign forward McNaught - Stamford Plus Magazine
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Monday, 23 January 2012
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Whale sign forward McNaught
Stamford Plus Magazine
The AHL's Connecticut Whale is operated by Whalers Sports and Entertainment, a Hartford-based sports marketing and event firm founded by Howard Baldwin and Howard Baldwin, Jr.. The team is the top player-development affiliate of the NHL's New York ...

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Viridian Energy CEO and General Counsel Appointed Co-Chairs of National Energy ... - MarketWatch (press release)
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Monday, 23 January 2012
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Viridian Energy CEO and General Counsel Appointed Co-Chairs of National Energy ...
MarketWatch (press release)
The company services commercial and residential electricity customers in Connecticut, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania with energy derived from renewable sources. In all of its markets, Viridian offers
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Mainstream Entertainment Group Inc. to Start Up Sports Entertainment Division ... - PR Web (press release)
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Monday, 23 January 2012
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PR Web (press release)

Mainstream Entertainment Group Inc. to Start Up Sports Entertainment Division ...
PR Web (press release)
Mainstream Entertainment Group, Inc. is a full service marketing and multimedia company serving the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut tri-state area. The company, led by founder Cory Poccia, offers a full range of
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Agriculture's star rises in Malloy administration - The Connecticut Mirror
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Monday, 23 January 2012
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Agriculture's star rises in Malloy administration
The Connecticut Mirror
By Jan Ellen Spiegel In an era when jobs haven't exactly been growing on trees -- Connecticut is betting that they just might. And on bushes. And even indoors. Some half-dozen years after the Rowland administration tried to all but eliminate the ...

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Marketing maple - Barre Montpelier Times Argus
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Monday, 23 January 2012
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Marketing maple
Barre Montpelier Times Argus
Spanning the Connecticut River! “Faruk... you don't understand!” I shouted loud enough to shatter the Old Man of the Mountain. I went on to explain the severe zoning regulations in both states and people's attitude toward public water, flood plains and ...

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Tourism campaign gears up - Stamford Advocate
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Sunday, 22 January 2012
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Tourism campaign gears up
Stamford Advocate
Though in recent years some estimates had the state reaping $11.5 billion annually from tourism, Connecticut's marketing budget was famously cut under Republican Gov. M. Jodi Rell from $4.1 million to $1. "I got here and about four months later they ...

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Hospitals hike ad spending to gain market share - Hartford Business
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Sunday, 22 January 2012
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Hospitals hike ad spending to gain market share
Hartford Business
Because of the hospital's unique position in Western Connecticut, it is forced to spend ad dollars in multiple markets in order to get the message out there, Rynn said. Much of the media blitz was centered on marketing clinical services like the ...

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Westport man, former ad agency CFO, named president of digital marketing firm - Ct Post
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Tuesday, 17 January 2012
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Westport man, former ad agency CFO, named president of digital marketing firm
Ct Post
Westport resident Peter Massey, the former CFO of ad agencies JWT and Ogilvy & Mather, is the new president and COO of [x+1], a digital marketing hub provider in Norwalk and New York City. Photo: Contributed Photo / CT A digital marketing provider with ...

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Conn. man accused of fraud in stadium dirt deal - Newsday
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Tuesday, 17 January 2012
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Conn. man accused of fraud in stadium dirt deal
Newsday
Mark Hayward is accused of asking the alleged victim to invest in marketing gift items such as a key chain containing dirt from the Bronx, NY, ballpark. The Hour of Norwalk and Connecticut Post report that police say the unidentified...

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Conn. man accused of fraud in alleged $35000 sale of Yankee Stadium gifts that ... - The Republic
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Tuesday, 17 January 2012
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Conn. man accused of fraud in alleged $35000 sale of Yankee Stadium gifts that ...
The Republic
AP BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A Westport man has been charged with defrauding a Fairfield resident of $35000 by selling what he said was dirt from the original Yankee Stadium. Mark Hayward is accused of asking the alleged victim to invest in marketing gift
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NGL Energy Partners Announces Purchase of North American Propane Assets - MarketWatch (press release)
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Tuesday, 17 January 2012
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NGL Energy Partners Announces Purchase of North American Propane Assets
MarketWatch (press release)
... Connecticut, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland. "This purchase expands our operations in the New England market and provides entry into the MidAtlantic market of the US," according to H. Michael
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Nancy Weiner Anstey Is Named Chairperson of Central Regional Tourism District - Patch.com
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Tuesday, 17 January 2012
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Nancy Weiner Anstey Is Named Chairperson of Central Regional Tourism District
Patch.com
Based in Hartford, the award-winning Central Regional Tourism District manages tourism marketing for 65 cities and towns in the Greater Hartford/Connecticut River Valley and Greater New Haven regions. In addition to Anstey's election as chairperson, ...

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Connecticut kicks off two-year initiative - PRWeek
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Monday, 16 January 2012
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Connecticut kicks off two-year initiative
PRWeek
HARTFORD, CT: The state of Connecticut has launched a two-year marketing initiative to improve its brand positioning and appeal as a tourism destination. Connecticut's Department of Economic and Community Development and its Tourism Office are leading ...
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Conn. loses energy complaint despite paying lawyers $4.6 million, begins ... - Watchdog
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Monday, 16 January 2012
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Conn. loses energy complaint despite paying lawyers $4.6 million, begins ...
Watchdog
In all, Connecticut paid for the equivalent of one person working full time for six-and-a-half years on the case at an average cost of $336 per hour. Connecticut argued the three companies – Brookfield Energy Marketing Inc., Constellation Energy ...

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A Record $1 Billion Spent on CT Lotto Tickets in 2011 - Patch.com
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Sunday, 15 January 2012
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A Record $1 Billion Spent on CT Lotto Tickets in 2011
Patch.com
16, we'll turn 40 years old,” said Diane Patterson, vice president of marketing and sales at the Connecticut Lottery Corp. in Rocky Hill. Statistics posted on the Connecticut Lottery's website say in Fiscal Year 1972, its first year, ...

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Home brew: Westport marketing pros launch craft beer - Ct Post
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Friday, 13 January 2012
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Home brew: Westport marketing pros launch craft beer
Ct Post
Greens Farms Spirit Shop is one of about 120 locations carrying the brand throughout Fairfield and New Haven counties, the fledgling company's test market. Photo: Contributed Photo / CT Pictured above is one of O'Brien's Model A Fords used to market ...

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New York Ad Agency To Promote Connecticut Tourism
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Friday, 13 January 2012
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The ad agency tasked with promoting Connecticut as a great place to play, work and live may not come up with something as iconic as "Virginia Is For Lovers" or "I (Heart) New York," but it will sure have a lot more to work with than the state could have provided last summer.
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Target Will Feature Items From Connecticut Home Accessories Store
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Thursday, 12 January 2012
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Target Corp. will launch a handful of exclusive shops inside its stores that sell everything from candy to clothing. Five shops, which include The Privet House, a Connecticut home accessories store, will open inside Target stores in early May and remain open for six weeks.
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CT hires NYC firm for $22M to develop state brand - Hartford Business
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Thursday, 12 January 2012
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CT hires NYC firm for $22M to develop state brand
Hartford Business
The State of Connecticut launched a two-year marketing initiative on Thursday, hiring a New York City marketing firm for $22 million to develop the state's brand identity and bolster the state's reputation as a business and tourism destination. ...
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SUBWAY® Adds 24,000 Jobs in 2011, Expects to Add 25,000 in 2012
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http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnc/20120112/NY34579MILFORD, Conn., Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Through the opening of more than 2,400 restaurants worldwide, including 1,100 new locations just in the U.S. and Canada alone, the SUBWAY® restaurant chain created approximately 24,000 new foodservice job and career...


 
A Look Back - Salina Journal
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Monday, 09 January 2012
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A Look Back
Salina Journal
Members of Greater Downtown Salina and Salina City Center Inc. Friday night drafted a new downtown marketing plan addressing the need for a separate marketing director for the central business district. Friday's plan expands an earlier proposal to ...

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Bristol's Inhibitex Purchase for Hepatitis Drug Won't Be Last - BusinessWeek
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Monday, 09 January 2012
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Bristol's Inhibitex Purchase for Hepatitis Drug Won't Be Last
BusinessWeek
Yervoy, an immune system drug that fights cancer, last year became the first product to get US marketing approval after being acquired in 2009 as part of the string of pearls plan. The Inhibitex deal announced Jan. 7, the largest of 18 since 2007, ...

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Greenwich unemployment relatively low, but thousands struggling to find work - Ct Post
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Saturday, 07 January 2012
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Greenwich unemployment relatively low, but thousands struggling to find work
Ct Post
Photo: Amy Mortensen / Connecticut Post Freelance Susan Cohen, of Greenwich, proudly displays the Chinese characters on her necklace, one represents good fortune, the other longevity, in the lobby of her home in Greenwich on Friday, Jan. 6, 2012. ...

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