The CTStartup Podcast

Episode 98: Changing Your Perspective for Success with JEKL

By Chris DeMorro | January 17, 2019

Life doesn’t care for your excuses, and neither does Chris Brennan of fitness startup JEKL out of Plainville. JEKL trains students about the mind-body connection and how it affects every aspect of our lives. A former Olympian trainee, Chris shares with us his journey and perspective on how your attitude can be the difference between…

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Episode 97: Refining Leadership with Janis Collins

By Chris DeMorro | January 10, 2019

Janis Collins has been helping companies innovate, create and quickly launch new businesses for more than 25 years. First, through her own company, which focused on helping high tech startups and then later advising and funding new financial service companies. In this podcast, Janis helped us kick off our new series which will be revolving…

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Episode 96: A New Angle on Video Streaming with Loki

By Chris DeMorro | January 4, 2019

When we last spoke with Andrew Ginsberg at the UCONN TIP program, his video streaming app Loki was still in its infancy. Now a year and a half later, Loki has launched on both Android and iPhone, and his startup is gaining steam throughout the state. Join Chris and Eric as they talk to Andrew…

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Episode 95: Building Community Through Music Festivals

By Chris DeMorro | December 27, 2018

This week we talk with co-host Chris DeMorro, who recently returned from Florida for a project that was part work, part play, and all fun. Chris fills us in on the spirit of Suwannee Hulaween, his passion for music festivals, and how what he learned about growing a community helped him grow his business. Informative…

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Episode 94: Pursuing Progress with Innovation Destination: Hartford

By Chris DeMorro | December 14, 2018

Hartford has been gaining a lot of momentum lately, in part because of the hard work of groups such as Innovation Destination: Hartford (IDH). IDH represents a coalition of entrepreneurs and service professionals dedicated to enhancing the Hartford region’s ability to support startups and second-stage entrepreneurs, and their efforts have not gone unnoticed. The IDH…

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