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Deal Lead Profile – Fiondella Milone & LaSaracina

The accounting experts at Fiondella Milone & LaSaracina LLP (FML)  think beyond the numbers in your spreadsheets toward the multi-million-dollar potential of your company. They are optimists as well as realists. Because many of them began their careers in Big 4 accounting firms, they have the experience and expertise to back their ideas. While they […]

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Investor & Entrepreneur Network event, in collaboration with CURE, July 14

Join the movers and shakers of the investment and entrepreneurial communities for CVG’s monthly Investor & Entrepreneur Network event!  Register Now!  This event is co-hosted by CURE and will feature a welcome address, company presentations to an investor panel, showcase company pitches,  networking, refreshments, Company Showcase and more. Join and experience the CURE Innovation Commons – recently opened, it has approximately 24,000 […]

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Q4 Money Tree Report – Highlights & Statistics

The Venture Capital Ecosystem deploys $58.8 Billion in 2015 According to the Q4 MoneyTree Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) based on data provided by Thomson Reuters VC investment totaled $58.8B in 2015. This is the second highest total in the last 20 years. Software continued to see the highest total investment of any industry bringing […]

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The Startup Ecosystem absorbed $16 Billion in the third Quarter as 2015 sets torrid pace for Venture Capital investments.

Venture capitalists invested $16.3 billion in 1,070 deals in the third quarter of 2015, according to the MoneyTree™ Report from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) and the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA), based on data provided by Thomson Reuters. Report Highlights: The $47 billion invested so far this year is already than more than the full year […]

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Canaan Partners and Yale Entrepreneurial Institute partner to Launch the Canaan-Yale Venture Fellowship Program

CVG Sponsors Canaan Partners and Yale Entrepreneurship Institute (YEI) have announced they will be partnering to launch the Canaan-Yale Fellowship Program. YEI & Canaan Partners will be working together to select eight students, each academic year, to be split into two multidisciplinary teams. The teams will provide strategy and leadership to Canaan and Canaan startup […]

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September 2015 | Social Media and Mobile Tech Recap

Sixty-five movers and shakers from the Crossroads Venture Group Community gathered to grow the Social Media and Mobile Tech industries in Connecticut. There were company showcases and presentations, an investor panel that gave live feedback to presenting companies, as well as an inspiring keynote speaker! Presenting Companies: Three strong Rising Entrepreneurs presented at this months CVG event in front of a panel of […]

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July 2015 | EdTech and Software Recap

Seventy-five movers and shakers from the Crossroads Venture Group Community gathered to grow the Edtech and Software industries in Connecticut. There were company showcases and presentations, an investor panel that gave live feedback to presenting companies, as well as a keynote speaker and time for both pre and post-networking. Presenting Companies: Three strong Rising Entrepreneurs presented at this months CVG event in […]

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Horizon Technology Finance leads $10M Debt Financing to Palatin Technologies

Farmington, CT based Horizon Technology Finance (NASDAQ: HRZN), and CVG sponsor and supporter, lead a $10M debt financing to New Jersey based biopharmaceutical company Palatin Technologies (NYSE MKT: PTN). The terms of the deal include an interest-only payment period for the first 18 months and a floating coupon rate of Libor (0.50%) plus 8.50%. Horizon […]

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New Haven Based SeeClickFix Raises $1.4M to Fuel Growth

    SeeClickFix has raised $1.4M in an equity round led by ElmStreet Ventures. The deal included previous investors O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures , Omidyar Network as well as new participation from Connecticut Innovations and LaunchCapital. SeeClickFix will use the funds to fuel platform growth and help more citizens better communicate with local government. The company currently […]

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The Refinery opens its doors to another class of Women-led Startups

The Refinery is now accepting applications until June 30 for their Fall 2015 Program.  Their mission is to accelerate the growth of early stage women-owned ventures. Last year’s class included CVG Rising Entrepreneur Wendy Davis of Gest Vision and many other exciting up-and-coming women led startups. Apply today www.refineryct.com/application and join the other women-led businesses that they have “refined”, helping […]

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