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In collaboration with other state partners, Connecticut Innovations is hosting a new green spin on its VentureClash series.

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Matthew McCooe
Chief Executive Officer, Connecticut Innovations
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Philip Siuta
Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer
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Pauline Murphy
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Kevin Crowley
Senior Managing Director, Investments
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Peter Longo
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Daniel Wagner
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Cyndi D. Green, PhD, MBA
Managing Director
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Douglas Roth
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Matthew Storeygard
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Alison Malloy
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Ted Murphy
Senior Vice President, Venture Lending
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Jordan Lue
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Matt Panicali
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Tamyra Davis
Senior Investment Specialist
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Elizabeth Skrabl
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Lauren Carmody
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Lisa Day
Manager of Office and Facilities
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Sara Donofrio
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Emma Twohill
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Colin Tedeschi
Senior Vice President, Lending and Credit Administration
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Christopher Baisden
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Hil Scott
Controller, Accounting and Finance
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Venture Portfolio

SeeClickFix

Frustrated with unsightly graffiti in their New Haven neighborhood, Ben Berkowitz and Miles Lasater co-founded SeeClickFix.

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Tru Optik

By providing privacy-compliant third-party data that has been synched to shared devices in more than 80 million U.S. households, Tru Optik’s technology helps advertisers increase their effectiveness.

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Greenworks Lending

Greenworks Lending is the largest provider of commercial property assessed clean energy financing in the United States.

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Brain Trust Connections

We offer a wealth of exclusive brain trust connections.

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07.18.22

Lamont Announces Federal Approval of Connecticut’s Plan To Support Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses Growth With COVID Recovery Funding

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06.29.22

Connecticut Innovations Invests $13.5 Million in Early-Stage Companies in FY 2022 Q3

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03.22.22

Connecticut Innovations Invests $15.1 Million in Early-Stage Companies in FY 2022 Q2

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03.07.22

Connecticut Innovations and Tsai CITY Launch Scholarship Program to Combine Innovation and Art

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