The CTStartup Podcast

Episode 108: On Toll Booths & Minimum Wage w/ Special Guest Jim Strange

By Chris DeMorro | May 7, 2019

Welcome to our inaugural issues podcast, a new series exploring issues affecting the Connecticut business community that we’ll be diving right into. We’ll be discussing a wide varieties of topics and issues that Connecticut residents face and experience on a day to day basis with a selection of special guests. Kicking off this new series…

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Episode 107: Rhino Guard’s Battle Against Malodor

By Acadia Otlowski | April 24, 2019

Our guest this week is David, who started a mask insert company with the primary goal to fight malodor (aka unpleasant odor) in medical and non-medical situations. That company was Rhino Guard.  Learn how it’s changing the way people handle disharmonious scents, air pollution, and more. You can find this episode for download on iTunes, Google Play,…

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Episode 106: Making Use of MEWS in Middletown

By Acadia Otlowski | April 2, 2019

For this episode of CTStartup, we journey to Middletown for an interview with friends new and old MewsPlus at the Middletown Chamber of Commerce.. No, there aren’t any cats at Middletown Entrepreneur Work Space, but there’s space for business to bloom. We sit down with former guest Tim Laubacher of LaunchEZ, and Jeff Pugliese of the Middlesex…

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Episode 105: Dana Bucin and Immigration

By Acadia Otlowski | March 26, 2019

This week we sit down with Dana Bucin of Murtha Cullina Attorneys at Law, the same law firm where co-host David Menard is a partner. Dana specializes in immigration law, and in this podcast she breaks down how being an immigrant entrepreneur gave her (and others) a leg up when it came to applying for legal…

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Episode 104: The Long Road to MakerspaceCT

By Acadia Otlowski | March 14, 2019

We’re doubling up on original content this week with this special episode of CTStartup Podcast. We chat live with one of the founders of Connecticut’s largest makerspace during their final construction kickoff party. Learn about the long road that led them to this point and the latest news on the Makerspace (including the grand opening…

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