Rising Star Breakfast with Robert Mead and Howard Baldwin

Oct 31, 2011

Come share your morning with some of Connecticut’s brightest rising stars! November 15th's Rising Star Breakfast (7:30-9am at The Bushnell) will feature Robert Mead, Senior Vice President in Product & Communication at Aetna, and Howard Baldwin, Chairman and CEo of the CT Whale.  They will be discussing "How Hockey...

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  • Robert Mead
  • Rising Star Breakfast
  • Howard Baldwin
  • Whalers
  • Whaler Nation
  • hockey
  • Hartford
  • CT Whale

The Buzz on the Bee

Oct 24, 2011

The YP Killer Beez were at it again for the 3rd year in a row at the 5th annual Community Spelling Bee sponsored by Achieve Hartford!, an independent non-profit organization of business and community leaders whose focus is on student achievement and effective school reform.  With myself as team captain and my stealthy...

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Innovation, Talent, Celebrated During Annual HYPE Entrepreneurship Awards

Oct 21, 2011

With passion and humility, six HYPE Entrepreneurship Award finalists highlighted the successes and vision of their respective businesses, while competing in one of three categories at a ceremony recently held at the Mark Twain House in Hartford, Conn.  A panel of judges featuring industry representatives and members...

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  • $1,000
  • CCAT
  • MetroHartford Alliance
  • Entrepreneurship Awards
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Goodwin College
  • HYPE Events
  • Filomeno & Company

HYPE Cup Scavenger Hunt Results

Oct 19, 2011

HYPE Cuppers were at it again, scurrying around downtown Hartford for our Scavenger Hunt on October 17!  All twelve teams competed fiercely, figuring out clues as fast as they could, running to nine different stops and completing kooky tasks.  The event kicked off at The Russian Lady (who graciously hosted us...

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  • More Cowbell
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • Risky Business
  • United Elite
  • One Man Wolf Pack
  • TWSS
  • Salute
  • BlumShapiro
  • HYPE Cup 2011-2012
  • Access Denied
  • Competition
  • The Saints
  • Hartford
  • NU Killer Watts
  • Uncontainted Event

Lisa's Startup Weekend Experience

Oct 17, 2011

Because the recent Startup Weekend hosted Sept 23- 25 at the Hartford Public Library was the first ever held in the state of CT, the most oft repeated question asked by organizers and participants in this entrepreneurial incubator was, "How did you find out about this?".  The answers varied; "Twitter", "Word of mouth",...

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  • Entrepreneurs
  • Lisa Niedermeyer
  • Startup Weekend