eMarketing & Technology Summit – Feb 29, 2012

Feb 29, 2012

Today I had the privilege of attending the eMarketing & Technology Summit to better learn how social media will be affecting local business in the years to come. The summit was very professionally coordinated with plenty of opportunities to both broaden my knowledge on eMarketing and to network with other like-minded...

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  • Business
  • Perfect Promotion
  • Social Media
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Best Use of Social Media

CEO Luncheon with Søren Torp Laursen, President of LEGO® Systems

Feb 28, 2012

HYPE members on Monday, February 27th had the pleasure of meeting with Søren Torp Laursen, President of LEGO® Systems, Inc. in the latest in our series of CEO Luncheons. The group came into the meeting to find that Laursen had brought a LEGO toy set for everyone in attendance. He joked that he wanted to bring something...

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  • Business
  • CEO Luncheon

HYPEsters Paint for a Cause

Feb 27, 2012

Members of HYPE continued supporting the local community this past weekend by volunteering at the Sunrise Northeast facility on Whitney Street in Hartford.  The non-profit organization operates group homes and day programs aimed at providing people with disabilities the assistance and support necessary to live valued...

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  • Community Involvement
  • Painting
  • Volunteer
  • community
  • Hartford

Entrepreneur Success Story: Event Resources

Feb 24, 2012

On February 23rd, HYPE members were privileged to spend an evening talking with Arnold Berman, the President and Owner of Event Resources. Event Resources is a small Connecticut based business that’s doing big things. With only 10 full time employees, Arnold and his crew are taking the Hartford events scene by storm. Event...

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  • Business
  • MetroHartford Alliance
  • Entrepreneurs

February’s Rising Star Breakfast: The Changing Face of College Athletics

Feb 15, 2012

February 14th’s Rising Star Breakfast featured Walt Harrison, President, University of Hartford Pat Meiser, Director of Athletics, University of Hartford; Amy Huchthausen, Commissioner, America East Conference; and Cindy Brunsun, ESPN Anchor, Sports Center. The topic was titled “The Changing Face of College Athletics” but...

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  • MetroHartford Alliance
  • Rising Star Breakfast
  • Bushnell