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May 2015 | Financial Technology Recap

As with all monthly CVG meetings, the Financial Technology event was one where networking took precedence. Sixty-two movers and shakers from the Crossroads Venture Group Community gathered to grow the Financial Technology sector in Connecticut. There were company showcases and presentations, an investor panel that gave live feedback to presenting companies, as well as a keynote speaker […]

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CURE: The Bigger Bang Theory – Non-Dilutive Funding as a Way to Get More Dough While Keeping More of the Pie

“For too many entrepreneurs and early-stage companies, outreach means two things: (1) a love-hate-need relationship with equity investors, and (2) praying on the altar of big pharma. Most rarely spend time in two critical habitats populated by critical stakeholders: venture philanthropy and government relations. These parts of the entrepreneurial ecosystem can provide funding where few […]

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April 2015 – Northeast Consumer Product Conference – Recap

April’s Northeast Consumer Product Conference had an excellent turn out, bringing investors and entrepreneurs from around the state to Stratford’s Two Roads Brewery for an exciting program showcasing up and coming consumer product companies. The event included an early and late stage panel which discussed the consumer product industry as it pertains to Connecticut. Attendees also received tours […]

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March 2015 | Medical Devices Recap

March’s Medical Devices event was a record setting, high energy meet up where investors and entrepreneurs gathered to shake things up in the Medical Devices industry. While both keynote speaker and company presentations were solid, networking was of high priority for the 100+ individuals who attended. Pre- and post-event conversations were a buzz and the cafeteria of host venue […]

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Health Innovation Hub 2015 – Apply

Springboard’s Health Innovation Hub is a collaboration platform advancing the growth of women-led digital health and life science companies with access to sources of funding, partnerships, and advisors. Seeking women-led companies with a track record of milestone achievement. Health Innovation Hub is a location- and stage-agnostic but seeks solutions within several themes: Digital Health Drugs & Diagnostics Reducing cost […]

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January 2015 | Healthcare IT Recap

January’s event was full of transitions and excitement as Mary Anne Rooke, the new Executive Director of CVG, dove head first into the execution of a successful first meet-up. Unlike previous monthly events, the Healthcare IT meet-up featured a new program structured around a re-organized pitching segment called the Pitch Pit!  The Pitch Pit: Three successful growth companies […]

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2014 Holiday Party and Annual Meeting Recap

Awards Presented at 2014 Annual Party Peter Longo Honored with 2014 Founders Award  Crossroads Venture Group, in partnership with the Connecticut Technology Council (CTC), presented various awards at its annual Holiday Party which took place December 11 at the University of Bridgeport. Crossroads Venture Group presented its annual Founders Award to Peter Longo of Connecticut Innovations. Longo is a senior managing […]

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4th Annual Economic Forum

CTTMA, ACG CT, and CVG proudly present – the 4th Annual Economic Forum Program Panels: Economic Round table – Is the Sky Really Falling or is the Ground Just Rising Up? From Cradle to Grave & Everything in Between – A practical guide to running & funding a business in Connecticut Program Agenda: 3:00pm  Check-In 3:30pm […]

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Access to Capital

A panel discussion answering today’s varied non-bank lending questions: How they can help your business? When they are the right choice to provide capital? What type of borrowing is appropriate? What are the lending products these new players are offering? How can you improve your chances for success? Join this lender panel to better determine which […]

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Cleantech Open Innovation Expo and Awards Gala

The Innovation Expo and Awards Gala is the best opportunity to celebrate cleantech entrepreneurship, meet cutting-edge startups from around the northeast, network with cleantech investors, mentors and professionals, and listen to pitches from the top 8 startups.  When: Tuesday, October 28 | 4pm – 9:30pm Where: Boston School of Management – Boston University | Boston MA […]

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