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News: Claire Leonardi To Take On CEO Role At Connecticut Innovations


Connecticut Innovations (CI) announced yesterday that it is bringing in a new CEO, Claire Leonardi. At a time when CI just announced an unprecedented level of funding to support new ventures in Connecticut (and attract ventures to Connecticut) and to improve the state’s “entrepreneurial ecosystem,” it’s tempting to try to read meaning into this change in leadership.

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Funding Update: Zadspace Attracted to Connecticut with $3.2M Series B Round


Zadspace receives a $3.2B Series B round, moves its headquarters, and changes CEOs. Busy day, and a busy first quarter for CI, as it showcases its ability to bring ventures into Connecticut.

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