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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
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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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CMG Holdings Group, Inc. Launches UsaveCT, Inc. - Marketwire (press release)
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Friday, 06 January 2012
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CMG Holdings Group, Inc. Launches UsaveCT, Inc.
Marketwire (press release)
NEW HAVEN, CT--(Marketwire - Jan 6, 2012) - CMG Holdings Group, Inc. (CMGO) ( OTCQB : CMGO) ( PINKSHEETS : CMGO) www.cmgholdingsinc.com, a full service marketing communications holding company operating across the sectors of digital media, social media ...

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Northwestern Mutual joins March Madness with sports marketing sponsorship - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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Friday, 06 January 2012
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Northwestern Mutual joins March Madness with sports marketing sponsorship
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
By Paul Gores of the Journal Sentinel The Connecticut Huskies celebrate after defeating the Butler Bulldogs to win the 2011 NCAA basketball tournament April 4 in Houston. A new advertising campaign featuring Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co.
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Forevermark, just launched in US, chooses Malkin Properties' Trophy - Connectcut Plus
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Thursday, 05 January 2012
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Forevermark, just launched in US, chooses Malkin Properties' Trophy
Connectcut Plus
... credit against State of Connecticut corporate income taxes for 10 years. Malkin Properties is the real estate management, marketing and acquisition arm of the Malkin family, which has commercial, retail and residential operations in 15 states. ...
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Freepoint Commodities Hires Michael Gamson, Expanding Team of Experienced Traders - MarketWatch (press release)
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Wednesday, 04 January 2012
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Freepoint Commodities Hires Michael Gamson, Expanding Team of Experienced Traders
MarketWatch (press release)
Freepoint Commodities initiated trading and marketing in June 2011 and operates North American Natural Gas and North American and European Power groups out of locations in Connecticut, Texas, and Kentucky in the United States, as well as in
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Universities reassess reach of iconic coaches - The News Journal
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Sunday, 01 January 2012
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Universities reassess reach of iconic coaches
The News Journal
Before Saban, before Bob Stoops at Oklahoma and before the full ascent of the likes of Duke's Mike Krzyzewski, Connecticut's Jim Calhoun and Michigan State's Tom Izzo in basketball, Paterno was casting a giant shadow in Happy Valley. ...

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CT Watchdog: There's no such thing as a free lunch - Foothills Media Group
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Friday, 30 December 2011
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CT Watchdog: There's no such thing as a free lunch
Foothills Media Group
By GEORGE GOMBOSSY More people have been cheated out of money by those four letters than any other marketing tactic that I can think of. We all are wired to salivate when we see or hear the word free. All logic and rules of finance flee from our minds. ...

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UIL hopes to fuel gas business with personal loans - Ct Post
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Thursday, 29 December 2011
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UIL hopes to fuel gas business with personal loans
Ct Post
In the competition for new loan customers, New Haven-based UIL Holdings sees an opportunity to further market its natural-gas heating business. UIL announced last week it is jointly marketing a personal loan product of Bridgeport-based People's United ...

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Conn. hires group to study potential of ports - CBS News
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Thursday, 29 December 2011
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Conn. hires group to study potential of ports
CBS News
The major difference between this study and others is marketing, he said. "The lacking thing was to what end. The goal is to answer the 'to what end' question," Beck said. A recent analysis by the Connecticut Maritime Coalition says the state's ...
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GE Funding Agrees To $70 Million Settlement With Federal, State Officials
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Friday, 23 December 2011
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Stamford-based GE Funding Capital Market Services, Inc. has agreed to pay $70 million in a settlement with federal officials and investigators in Connecticut and 23 other states stemming from a probe into bid rigging on municipal investments.
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WAC jazz series presents Peter Hand Quarter and the music of Horace Silver - Stamford Plus Magazine
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Wednesday, 21 December 2011
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WAC jazz series presents Peter Hand Quarter and the music of Horace Silver
Stamford Plus Magazine
... Inc., the Connecticut Commission on Culture and Tourism, 4th Row Films, Thomas and Jeanne Elmezzi Private Foundation, Fairfield County Bank, Fairfield County Community Foundation, Gault, Inc., GWAY Marketing Gymnasium, Andrew J. &
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Baldwin back with Connecticut Whale - Norwalk Plus Magazine
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Monday, 19 December 2011
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Baldwin back with Connecticut Whale
Norwalk 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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Connecticut shows profit as Big East member, football revenue among highest in ... - Washington Post
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Thursday, 15 December 2011
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Connecticut shows profit as Big East member, football revenue among highest in ...
Washington Post
“That's going to be another $10-$20 million a year. And what Connecticut does bring that is attractive is a television market, which the ACC does not have. They have the Boston market, but they do not have the New York market. ...

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Brunei, Sikorsky announce helicopter deal - UPI.com
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Friday, 09 December 2011
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Brunei, Sikorsky announce helicopter deal
UPI.com
9 (UPI) -- Brunei's Ministry of Defense is buying 12 S-70i Black Hawk helicopters with associated spare parts, from Sikorsky Aircraft of Connecticut. The deal, which includes training and ground support and an option for 10 additional aircraft, ...

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Cathy Malloy a powerful force in Dan's world - Ct Post
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Friday, 09 December 2011
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Cathy Malloy a powerful force in Dan's world
Ct Post
Photo: Kathleen O'Rourke / Stamford Advocate | Buy This Photo Cathy Malloy hits the dance floor during the inaugural ball honoring her husband, Dan Malloy, the 88th Governor of the State of Connecticut. The ball was held at the Connecticut Convention ...

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Tourism groups have stopped talking - Norwich Bulletin
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Thursday, 08 December 2011
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Tourism groups have stopped talking
Norwich Bulletin
Mystic Aquarium President Stephen Coan is founding chairman of the visitors bureau, although he recently stepped down from the organization's board, and Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut President and CEO Tony Sheridan took over as chairman. ...

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SeCTer's Donovan honored at meeting - Norwich Bulletin
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Thursday, 08 December 2011
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SeCTer's Donovan honored at meeting
Norwich Bulletin
Deborah Donovan, director of marketing at Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region Corp., a New London-based economic development group, was honored at the Connecticut Economic Resource Center's annual dinner Wednesday in Rocky Hill. ...

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Jersey Byes: Nets Look Ahead To Brooklyn With Marketing Campaign Honoring Past - The Big Lead
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Thursday, 08 December 2011
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Jersey Byes: Nets Look Ahead To Brooklyn With Marketing Campaign Honoring Past
The Big Lead
The team said the campaign would extend beyond its geographical territory of the New York-New Jersey-Connecticut tristate area. The team also spent a year in Teaneck as the Americans in the ABA (1967-68). The franchise played nine seasons on Long ...

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The Cooper Companies CEO Discusses F4Q11 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
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Thursday, 08 December 2011
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The Cooper Companies CEO Discusses F4Q11 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking Alpha
With its $220 million now of run rate revenue; multiple sales force call points; strong centralized campus in Trumbull, Connecticut; and strong franchise with the OBGYN professional, this business is very leverageable. In the quarter we acquired a ...

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Cenestra Health Announces Granting of Broad Patent Covering Proprietary ... - Sacramento Bee
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Thursday, 08 December 2011
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Cenestra Health Announces Granting of Broad Patent Covering Proprietary ...
Sacramento Bee
Cenestra Health is a privately-held and unleveraged biopharmaceutical company based in New Haven, Connecticut. Cenestra Health was founded in 2005 to formulate, develop and market "best-in-class" proprietary natural products with applications
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Questions Await Getty Petroleum Sub-Lessees - CSNews Online
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Wednesday, 07 December 2011
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CSNews Online

Questions Await Getty Petroleum Sub-Lessees
CSNews Online
Connecticut retailers are PMPA dealers, meaning they have some rights under the Petroleum Marketing Practices Act, which sets several requirements between gasoline refiners and distributors and their retailers. One possible benefit of being a PMPA ...

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Webster Bank Announces Sponsorship of Connecticut Whale Telecasts - Sacramento Bee
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Tuesday, 06 December 2011
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Webster Bank Announces Sponsorship of Connecticut Whale Telecasts
Sacramento Bee
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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NIRI Elects Four New Board Members - MarketWatch (press release)
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Wednesday, 30 November 2011
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NIRI Elects Four New Board Members
MarketWatch (press release)
Bob has a BA degree in English from Beloit College and an MBA with a marketing concentration from the University of Connecticut. He has been a member of NIRI since 1988 and is past president of the Atlanta chapter. Mark Donohue is senior director, ...

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Sharapova, Serena, Wozniacki Make Top 10 Most Searched Athletes on Bing: This ... - World Tennis Magazine
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Wednesday, 30 November 2011
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World Tennis Magazine

Sharapova, Serena, Wozniacki Make Top 10 Most Searched Athletes on Bing: This ...
World Tennis Magazine
Hunt graduated from the University of Connecticut in 1986 with a bachelor's degree in economics. Her husband, Scott Slobin, is a teaching pro at a club in Fairfield, Conn., where the couple lives with their three children.
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As Christmas Day Approaches Nominations for 13th Annual Marketplace Ministry ... - MarketWatch (press release)
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Wednesday, 30 November 2011
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As Christmas Day Approaches Nominations for 13th Annual Marketplace Ministry ...
MarketWatch (press release)
Crandall is the owner of Keep In Touch, a marketing and media business, and serves as Vice President of the Better Business Bureau of Connecticut. In issuing the call for nominations, Crandall said, "Given the eroding ethics and morality
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Rhode Island's Troy, Pires and Allen Insurance Agency Unveils Its New Custom ... - PR Web (press release)
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Wednesday, 30 November 2011
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Rhode Island's Troy, Pires and Allen Insurance Agency Unveils Its New Custom ...
PR Web (press release)
The agency is thrilled to move forward with the initiation of its innovative digital marketing strategy and has high expectations for the ease it will bring to its Rhode Island, Connecticut and Massachusetts communities. Troy, Pires and Allen
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Foxwoods and Mystic Aquarium Partner in Marketing Deal - Indian Country Today Media Network.com
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Tuesday, 29 November 2011
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Foxwoods and Mystic Aquarium Partner in Marketing Deal
Indian Country Today Media Network.com
With each venue attracting large and diverse audiences, cross marketing programs between Foxwoods and Mystic Aquarium are expected to enhance both organizations and boost tourism throughout the Southeastern Connecticut region. ...
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Europe OKs Alexion's Soliris to treat aHUS - Hartford Business
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Tuesday, 29 November 2011
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Europe OKs Alexion's Soliris to treat aHUS
Hartford Business
Global acceptance and sales of Soliris have transformed Alexion into Connecticut's biggest, homegrown bioscience firm that has reached $12.3 billion market capitalization in less than three years. Soliris originally was developed to treat paroxysmal ...

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Sun to hold forum on Palmer casino's effects on Mass. economy - TheDay.com
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Tuesday, 29 November 2011
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Sun to hold forum on Palmer casino's effects on Mass. economy
TheDay.com
... Mohegan Sun's director of purchasing, who works with hundreds of vendors in Connecticut and Pennsylvania; Tony Sheridan, president of the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut, and Gary Galonek, sales manager at All Star Incentive Marketing, ...

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CT Insurance Agency Sees Rise in Inquiries in Anticipation of Winter Storms - PR Web (press release)
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Tuesday, 29 November 2011
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PR Web (press release)

CT Insurance Agency Sees Rise in Inquiries in Anticipation of Winter Storms
PR Web (press release)
... revisit your home or auto insurance policy to make sure you have the coverage you need to feel secure. Press release services by Keyword Performance, an ethical internet marketing firm specializing in search engine
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Cyber Monday shoppers might still owe sales taxes - The Connecticut Mirror
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Monday, 28 November 2011
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Cyber Monday shoppers might still owe sales taxes
The Connecticut Mirror
The dilemma for Connecticut and most other states has been how to collect sales taxes from one of the fastest growing segments of the retail market when merchants won't do it for them. The General Assembly's solution, enacted in early June, ...

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The key to marketing a successful basketball tournament is apparently not ... - The UConn Blog (blog)
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Thursday, 24 November 2011
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The key to marketing a successful basketball tournament is apparently not ...
The UConn Blog (blog)
The first step in doing that is to attract marquee teams, like say, Connecticut, to play in your tournament. That's a problem that is easily solved when you put up a $2 million purse to be divided among the teams (and though I can't find a
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Gatorade Goes Back to the Lab - msnbc.com
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Thursday, 24 November 2011
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Gatorade Goes Back to the Lab
msnbc.com
People absorb proteins, carbohydrates, and electrolytes at different rates, and those rates can change with the weather, says Lawrence Armstrong, professor of environmental and exercise physiology at the University of Connecticut's human performance ...

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British firm to pay $95000 to resolve deceptive-marketing allegations - Enterprise News
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Thursday, 24 November 2011
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British firm to pay $95000 to resolve deceptive-marketing allegations
Enterprise News
HomeServe USA, the Connecticut-based subsidiary of HomeServe PLC, will pay $75000 to the attorney general's local consumer aid fund and $10000 to cover the agency's legal work in the case. The agreement with Attorney General Martha Coakley was filed in
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Foxwoods gets naming rights to aquarium theater - Norwich Bulletin
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Wednesday, 23 November 2011
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Foxwoods gets naming rights to aquarium theater
Norwich Bulletin
Butera spoke publicly last week about his desire to boost Foxwoods' Connecticut market share now that casino gambling has been legalized in Massachusetts. Foxwoods gets the greatest percentage of its customers from Massachusetts and trails rival ...

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Stamford-based WWE will open production studio in South Norwalk - Stamford Times
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Wednesday, 23 November 2011
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Stamford-based WWE will open production studio in South Norwalk
Stamford Times
"It's great for Norwalk and the Connecticut media industry. I've been working with WWE over the years and this is part of their natural growth." Clay Fowler, principal at Spinnaker Real Estate Partners, the building's landlord, added: "I'm pleased to ...

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Marketing Agency Owner Releases First Cozy Mystery Novel - Robin Leemann ... - PR Web (press release)
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Wednesday, 23 November 2011
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Marketing Agency Owner Releases First Cozy Mystery Novel - Robin Leemann ...
PR Web (press release)
She currently co-owns the Omaha based marketing agency Bozell. Experiences from all three have been incorporated into the heroine of her first release, Donna Leigh. Donovan still has family living in northern Connecticut. Donna Leigh is a menopausal
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Foxwoods gets naming rights at Mystic Aquarium in sponsorship deal seen as ... - The Republic
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Wednesday, 23 November 2011
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Foxwoods gets naming rights at Mystic Aquarium in sponsorship deal seen as ...
The Republic
... have each restructured debt recently, said the sponsorship will be mutually beneficial. Foxwoods said that because the sites attract large audiences, cross-marketing programs are expected to boost both businesses and tourism in southeast
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Saatva Mattress Receives 2011 Connecticut Better Business Bureau (BBB) Award - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
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Monday, 21 November 2011
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Saatva Mattress Receives 2011 Connecticut Better Business Bureau (BBB) Award
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)
AP Interview: Shiseido exec aims to elevate women 11.21.11 Saatva, Inc., has received the 2011 Connecticut Better Business Bureau Award for Excellence in Website Marketing Message. "We are honored to be recognized by the Better
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