Saturday, October 19, 2019

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Thank you to our generous sponsors that make this awards program possible.

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Interested in Becoming a Sponsor?

Sponsoring the CT Entrepreneur Awards helps us recognize the efforts of entrepreneurs and organizations that service entrepreneurs in our state. If you’re interested in sponsoring please contact Bill Kenney at to be added to our contact list.






Sound Web

Gold Level Sponsor


Sound Web provides consulting, web & mobile development and staffing services for entrepreneurs, tech startups and forward-thinking organizations. They specialize in the Lean Startup process and building MVPs for founders with web and mobile app ideas.


Sound Web also serves entrepreneurial communities with their services Launch EZ and The State of the CT Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Survey as well this site - the CT Entrepreneurial Awards!

Keating Insurance

Silver Level Sponsor


As your advocate, Keating Agency works in your best interest, not the insurance companies. Our value is not in what we sell, but how and why we recommend it. We understand protecting what is important to you now, and in the future, by making the insurance experience easy and relatable to you and your business.

Entrepreneurs' Organization Connecticut

Silver Level Sponsor


The Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) is a global, peer-to-peer network of more than 13,000+ influential business owners with 181 chapters in 57 countries. Founded in 1987, EO is the catalyst that enables leading entrepreneurs to learn and grow, leading to greater success in business and beyond.

Largay Travel, Inc.

Silver Level Sponsor


At Largay Travel we believe that travel transforms lives, creates understanding, heals the soul, and creates global citizens. Knowing that we are in charge of our client's most valuable, non-renewable asset, their free time with family, friends and themselves, the travel specialists of Largay Travel have made it their goal to listen to clients specific needs and ultimately create customized experiences that truly matter. Over the past fifty years, we have created transformational journeys and memories for individual travelers, corporate retreats-incentives, and groups of all sizes. Why not let a Largay Travel Specialist create your next Trip of a Lifetime?

SeaDream Yacht Club

Silver Level Sponsor


Chic and stylish, SeaDream yacht club’s 56-stateroom twin yachts are favored for their elegant informality, state-of-the-art facilities, personal service provided by a crew of 95, inclusive open bar and gratuities, ocean-view accommodations, luxury spa and world class cuisine. Over the past 17 years, the elegant mega-yacht cruisers SeaDream I & II have received numerous awards, honors and accolades from authoritative travel publications and various industry organizations.

UHY Advisors

Silver Level Sponsor


UHY Advisors, LLC is an international CPA firm with a local firm touch. We are committed to helping entrepreneurs grow their companies and realize their value by providing exceptional knowledge and experience.

Murtha Cullina

Silver Level Sponsor


What sets Murtha apart? Is it over 100 attorneys who understand your legal and business needs and how to address those needs? The fact that we are the go-to firm that knows your industry? Or that we respond with excellent service, high-quality legal work and cost-effective results? It's all that - but at Murtha, it's more.

The Entrepreneurial Foundation

Silver Level Sponsor


The purpose of the Consortium of Entrepreneurship Educators is to foster communication among Entrepreneurship educators. Members meet to discuss recruitment, best practices, and current challenges. The CCEE also monitors the state Business Plan Competition for college students.


Silver Level Sponsor


At Santander Business Banking, we are committed to earning our clients’ lasting loyalty by combining deep industry and capital markets expertise with global capabilities to help our clients prosper. By providing good ideas and customized solutions, we focus on consistently delivering meaningful value even as economic conditions change and business needs evolve. As part of Banco Santander, one of the largest financial institutions in the world, we bring our clients the advantages of global reach and financial strength while executing with local knowledge and relentless client focus.