Category Archives: Connecticut

Leipold to hire 20 employees in Hartford.

HARTFORD, Conn. – Precision manufacturer Leipold Inc. announced it will increase employment by up to 50 percent over the next two years. The company manufactures precision components in the automotive, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic and telecommunic ...

HABCO Industries to double Hartford workforce.

HARTFORD, Conn. – HABCO Industries, an aerospace equipment manufacturer, announced plans to hire 37 employees over the next four years. Aerospace industry original equipment manufacturers like Pratt & Whitney, General Electric and Boeing forecast 2 ...

GE Healthcare develops cSound 4D ultrasound software.

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Cardiologist Bijoy Khandheria has been fixing broken hearts for more than three decades, listening to their muffled gallop and watching their grainy forms emerge and disappear, like some deep-sea life forms, on monitors in his darkene ...

Zaniac Greenwich plans expansion.

GREENWICH, Conn. – Founded only 18 months ago in Fairfield County, Zaniac Greenwich, a STEM education franchise, has announced 10 new campuses spanning from Manhattan to Westport. The Westport campus is at 1391 Post Road East and the Manhattan campus is ...

Eileen Fisher expands into Fairfield County.

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn.– Eileen Fisher, an upscale women’s apparel retailer, has opened a second store in Fairfield County. The store, at 252 Greenwich Ave., boasts a minimalist style with 3,550 square feet of re-purposed space and local furnishings. ...

Branford’s Core Informatics to double workforce.

BRANFORD, Conn. – Core Informatics, a biotech medical software provider startup, recently announced it secured a $17.5 million investment, led by Greenwich equity fund Oak HC/FT, enabling the company to nearly double in size. A year and a half ago, the ...

General Electric calling all Fallonventors.

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Getting kids hooked on science has been an ongoing goal for General Electric since the ’50s. Back then, it was through comic books, now GE has added Fallonventors to the mix. Adventures in Jet Power, Adventures Inside the Atom, ...

Leipold expanding operations, workforce in Windsor.

HARTFORD, Conn. — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced that precision manufacturer Leipold Inc., the Windsor–based division of internationally known Leipold Gmbh, will be expanding its Connecticut operation and increasing employment by up to 50 percent ov ...

GE plans oil and gas deposit exploration in Brazil.

FAIRFIELD, Conn. – GE has launched a research center in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil to begin work on an industrial plant to process oil and gas on the seabed operated by robots. No GE staff will be venturing to the depths of the ocean, but the team will w ...