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Introducing New CT PTAC Director

SeCTer is very pleased to announce the new Statewide Director of the Connecticut Procurement Technical Assistance Center (CT PTAC), Frank…

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Introducing New CT PTAC Director
CT PTAC Wins Statewide Non-Profit Partnership Award

CT PTAC Wins Statewide Non-Profit Partnership Award

Last month, the CT Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) was awarded the Non-Profit Partnership Award at the Annual CT Minority…

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“Leading the Way” Matchmaking Event with GDEB

It's not every day suppliers have the opportunity to sit at the table with procurement personnel from General Dynamics. But…

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“Leading the Way” Matchmaking Event with GDEB
Save the Date: “Leading the Way” Matchmaking Event with EB/GD

Save the Date: “Leading the Way” Matchmaking Event with EB/GD

On Wednesday, May 29 from 8am-4pm, an event featuring business education programs, networking, and matchmaking opportunities with Electric Boat/General Dynamics…

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THE GARDE ARTS CENTER PAYS OFF $2 MILLION LOAN FROM THE SOUTHEAST REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND (SRDF)

The Southeast Regional Development Fund or SRDF, is a revolving loan fund managed by seCTer. Originally capitalized at $5 million,…

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THE GARDE ARTS CENTER PAYS OFF $2 MILLION LOAN FROM THE SOUTHEAST REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT FUND (SRDF)
STRENGTHS and OPPORTUNITIES

STRENGTHS and OPPORTUNITIES

While it is easy to report on bad news, the fact is that persistent negativity breeds more negativity, which breeds…

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MANUFACTURING PIPELINE TO EXPAND TO INCLUDE HIGH SCHOOLS

The Eastern CT Workforce Investment Board (EWIB) has announced that the Manufacturing Pipeline Initiative (MPI) will now expand to include…

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MANUFACTURING PIPELINE TO EXPAND TO INCLUDE HIGH SCHOOLS
LOAN RECIPIENT, COMPONENTS FOR MANUFACTURING, LLC LEVERAGES THE PTAC PROGRAM TO GROW THEIR BUSINESS

LOAN RECIPIENT, COMPONENTS FOR MANUFACTURING, LLC LEVERAGES THE PTAC PROGRAM TO GROW THEIR BUSINESS

Components For Manufacturing, LLC is a fastener and electronic hardware distribution business started in New Hampshire in 1995. The business…

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UPDATES FROM SECTER’S PARTNERS

The Southeastern Connecticut Council of Governments is completing a Regional Bike & Pedestrian Plan. READ MORE about the plan and…

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UPDATES FROM SECTER’S PARTNERS
PTAC PROGRAM SUPPORTS LOCAL COMPANY SEE GLOBAL GROWTH

PTAC PROGRAM SUPPORTS LOCAL COMPANY SEE GLOBAL GROWTH

In 1993, Tim Tylaska founded Tylaska Marine & Aerospace, a Division of Vector Engineering, Inc., in Mystic. His firm manufactures…

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SOUTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT GEM IS A FINALIST FOR TOP 5 GREAT PLACES IN AMERICA

Norwich’s Uncas Leap Heritage Area is a top five finalist for Great Places in America, American Planning Association’s (APA) 2018…

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SOUTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT GEM IS A FINALIST FOR TOP 5 GREAT PLACES IN AMERICA
CONGRATULATIONS TO NEW LONDON AND WINDHAM!

CONGRATULATIONS TO NEW LONDON AND WINDHAM!

They are the first municipalities in southeastern Connecticut to earn Bronze Certification from Sustainable CT. Sustainable CT is a voluntary…

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EWIB, Manufacturing Pipeline Initiative Celebrate Opening of American Job Center in Montville

The Eastern CT Workforce Development Board (EWIB) seems to consistently exceed expectations. On Friday, July 27th, the new, centrally-located American…

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EWIB, Manufacturing Pipeline Initiative Celebrate Opening of American Job Center in Montville
USA-AUSTRALIA DEFENSE TRADE SUMMIT TO BE HELD IN MYSTIC

USA-AUSTRALIA DEFENSE TRADE SUMMIT TO BE HELD IN MYSTIC

Congressman Joe Courtney and the Connecticut District Export Council will host the USA-Australia Defense Trade Summit on September 17-18, 2018…

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“ONE-STOP SHOP” FOR BUSINESSES & MUNICIPALITIES

Congressman Joe Courtney brought together the US Department of Agriculture, the US Small Business Administration, SCORE, and the Small Business…

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“ONE-STOP SHOP” FOR BUSINESSES & MUNICIPALITIES