#27 Hiring employees and what that means for your startup

#27 Hiring employees and what that means for your startup

On this weeks podcast Dave and Eric are joined by Jennifer Corvo an attorney at Murtha Cullina about what startups should know about hiring employees.  Ms. Corvo fits right in and gives us the rundown of what startups should be doing when hiring employees and what to do if you want to have "Interns".  

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#25 ConnectAnd Improv: How to make genuine connections at networking events

#25 ConnectAnd Improv: How to make genuine connections at networking events

This episode is somewhat different then the others.  We normally try to learn as much about the founding of the company and their challenges and successes.  What ended up happening is that we talked a lot about something all entrepreneurs have to go through..Networking Events!!

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CircleLink Health is improving the health of chronically ill patients

CircleLink Health is improving the health of chronically ill patients

On this podcast from the CT Innovation Summit we talked with Joseph Anstey the founder of CircleLink Health.  The health care industry has been changing over the years and there has been increased emphasis on preventative health.  

CircleLink Health, a healthcare technology company, improves health for patients with chronic conditions by engaging them through their mobile phones, and allows their physicians to easily earn Medicare’s new chronic care reimbursement.

 

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Phoenix Pharmalabs is creating a game changing Opioid that is NON-Addictive

Phoenix Pharmalabs is creating a game changing Opioid that is NON-Addictive

One of the reasons why we like doing the CTStartup podcast is because we get to meet people who are creating world changing products.  Phoenix Pharmalabs is doing just that with their opioid pain medication that is 10-20x stronger than morphine and also is not addictive.  

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SecureRF at the CT Innovation Summit

SecureRF at the CT Innovation Summit

The CT Innovation Summit was at the Hartford Convention Center and it was put on by the Connecticut Technology Council.  We were recording live and the first interview was with Louis Parks the President and CEO of SecureRF , a company which is focused on securing the internet of things.  

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Co-Host Square Table Talk

Co-Host Square Table Talk

We met at The Happiness Lab around a square table to catch up on things.  We get to hear updates on Mike and his fundraising journey and he gives us his perspective on the Connecticut fundraising scene.  We also dive into the normal tangents.  

If you will be around Hartford CT tomorrow you should check out the Connecticut Innovation Summit at the Convention Center, check it out HERE.  We will be there all day interviewing many of the innovative companies in and around Connecticut.  

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Episode 15: Back East Brewing Company

Episode 15: Back East Brewing Company

Last week we had a fun time interviewing Tony Karlowicz co-founder of Back East Brewing Company.  As many of you beer drinkers know there are micro breweries popping up everywhere and Back East Brewing has been one who has made a name for itself in Connecticut.  

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Episode 14: FRESH Farm Aquaponics- Empowering communities to feed themselves

Episode 14: FRESH Farm Aquaponics- Empowering communities to feed themselves

During the episode you will hear from Spencer Curry and Kieran Foran the co-founders of FRESH Farm Aquaponics on how they began down the path of creating a more sustainable food future.  FRESH Farm Aquaponics is also a Benefit Corporation and a beneficiary of many Connecticut Startup resources.  

This episode deserves full disclosure as one of our hosts is a partner in FRESH Farm Aquaponics. Listen to find out which one of our hosts is on this team and how they became a part of the company. 

FRESH Farm Aquaponics is a diverse company with a ecosystem of products and services which enable them to connect with varying customer segments.  Check FRESH Farm Aquaponics out at their website www.Freshfarmct.org.  

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Episode 12: Applivate's ShugaTrak takes on diabetes

In this weeks episode we talk with John Fitzpatrick from Applivate a New Haven based company.  Applivate is taking on diabetes with ShugaTrak by sending blood glucose readings by text message instantly and effortlessly.  

This was a fun interview which we recorded at The Happiness Lab at the Grove. If you know of anyone that could benefit from using this technology head to their website  www.shugatrak.com



Episode 11: Placing Literature- Where your book meets the map

Episode 11:  Placing Literature- Where your book meets the map

This week's podcast showcases Placing Literature an app that connects you to your books by mapping the locations that are mentioned in each book.  Andrew Bardin Williams the CEO of Placing Literature talks about his app and how many of the people using the app our outside the US.  Take a look at PlacingLiterature.com and start mapping out your favorite books.  

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