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ALLY makes pain-free heels for professional women, with patent-pending design and inclusive sizes

ALPHAfemme Branding, LLC
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Providing branding and marketing services to female entrepreneurs. Helping clients recognize their brand story and engaging with their target market.

Business Website Address: http://www.alphafemmebranding.com
Business Phone Number: 2038981923
Broadly Entertaining
Address: Brooklyn, NY
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Short Business Description: Broadly Entertaining is a progressive event management company, offering a range of services from party & wedding planning to event emcees hosting team-building workshops and game nights.
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Giana DeGeiso and Jamie Rosler founded Broadly Entertaining, aka BE, toward the end of 2017, after almost seven years as professional collaborators and close friends. We founded a for-profit company that dedicates itself to raising money for groups committed to fighting for the most important issues of our day, through our contracted hosting services as well as through donating proceeds from BE's ticketed events.

We have successfully organized and run: team-building workshops based in theatre and improv, game nights including trivia, bingo, and others, networking events, fundraising raffles, and dance parties. Our wedding services run the gamut as well, offering full-service planning, wedding officiation, musicians & vocalists, or day-of coordinating. Our operations and events are now available both virtually and in-person (face masks potentially included).

The Broadly Entertaining team is made of and connected to creative professionals of the highest caliber, with a passion for bringing joy, togetherness, and love for the earth and its people to everything we do.

Business Website Address: Broadly Entertaining's website
Business Phone Number: 917 280 6371
Dr. Jennifer Pierre
Short Business Description: Health consulting: public health, telemedicine, and health and wellness
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JenteelNature is a boutique health consulting practice. Offerings include public health programming for local municipalities, virtual patient/client consultations and health & wellness activities. Dr. Pierre is available for public speaking at virtual and in person events.

Business Website Address: http://drjpierre.com
Keianna Dixon Consulting
Short Business Description: Strategy and operations for startups, corporate incubators, and investors
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I advise startups on strategy, operations, and access to capital. I also partner with venture capital firms and angel investor groups on sourcing, diligence, and portfolio support.

Business Website Address: https://keiannadixonconsulting.com/
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Short Business Description: Leverage is a financing software that gives you an advantage before going for your next commercial real estate or business loan.
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Save time, money, and effort while making better financing decisions. In minutes, determine if your financing needs are a yes before speaking to a lender. From the property newbie to the experienced real estate investor, Leverage allows you to predetermine your property's maximum loan amount before requesting financing for your transaction. Also, from the seasoned small business owner to the budding entrepreneur, our software alleviates the stress of originating any commercial financing. Start by pre-qualifying yourself before going for your next business loan!

Business Website Address: https://leveragecalc.com/
Business Phone Number: 515-339-6670
Brothers in Ojala Threads Diosa Luna and Folklorico Bodysuit
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Short Business Description: Ojala Threads creates baby bodysuits featuring unique artwork inspired by Hispanic Heritage. We also offer limited edition gift items for adults and the home.
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Ojala Threads is a social enterprise that creates baby bodysuits inspired by Hispanic Heritage. We use a premium cotton and spandex blend to make our pieces softer, and more comfortable for babies. Our bodysuits are available in sizes newborn to 3T and hand printed using nontoxic, water-based inks. We package each bodysuit in tissue and include a poem that our founder writes.

Business Website Address: http://www.ojalathreads.com/
Short Business Description: A two sided marketplace connecting brands to athletes and fitness influencers for marketing campaigns
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OpenSponsorship.com is the largest marketplace connecting brands - mostly B2c - to a network of 7000 athletes and fitness influencers, including over 50% of the NFL, NBA, 20% female athletes including many Olympians and the USA soccer team, for marketing campaigns including social media content, appearances, logo placement, PR and more.

Business Website Address: https://opensponsorship.com
Business Phone Number: 9177147941
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Priority VA
Short Business Description: Trivinia Barber is a real-world business development pro who helps entrepreneurs scale their business, sharpen their leadership, and build great teams. The key to Trivinia’s expertise is her proprietary framework The Momentum Method™, which helps businesses navigate the interplay between their products, people, and processes to achieve greater growth and more efficiency.
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Trivinia Barber is a real-world business development pro who helps entrepreneurs scale their business, sharpen their leadership, and build great teams.

In 2012 she founded her company that would later be known as Priority VA, one of the world’s leading virtual staffing agencies, because most businesses operate at the expense of the owner’s sanity. The remedy? Build teams you can trust.

Trivinia and Priority VA have provided Executive Virtual Assistant Support to today’s most influential thought leaders and entrepreneurs including Amy Porterfield, Michael Hyatt, Ray Edwards, Mike Kim, Gary Nealon, Lauren Pawell, and Todd Herman. Her clients also include numerous small to mid-size businesses and high growth corporations.

The key to Trivinia’s expertise is her proprietary framework The Momentum Method™, which helps businesses navigate the interplay between their products, people, and processes to achieve greater growth and more efficiency.

An in-demand speaker, Trivinia has shared her expertise at numerous events around the US and abroad, including Amy Porterfield’s B-School Experience, Puerto Rico Masterminds, Influence & Impact, 90 Day Year Live, and Mastermind Talks, an exclusive entrepreneurial community curated by Jayson Gaignard.

Trivinia has been a featured guest on over 40 top-ranked business podcasts including The $100 MBA, Eventual Millionaire, Screw the Nine to Five, Entrepreneur on Fire, and The Daily Grind with Colin Morgan. She also hosts her own top-ranked podcast, Diary Of A Doer.

Trivinia lives with her husband, daughters, and two dogs on the outskirts of Savannah, Georgia where traffic stops for snakes in the road and the occasional art parade. When she’s not working or traveling, you can find her 90ft underwater on her latest wreck scuba dive.

Business Website Address: http://www.PriorityVA.com
PVR Coaching & Consulting LLC
Short Business Description: A leadership and talent optimization firm focused on developing leaders at all levels
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PVR Coaching & Consulting is a leadership and talent optimization firm – specializing in the development of leaders at all levels through science and data.

As a Predictive Index® (PI®) Certified Partner, we help organizations align people strategy to business strategy and maximize business results. We consult with organizations (start-ups to the Fortune 500 including non-profits) and serve as strategic advisers to business line presidents through mid-level managers across industries.

Our Services include: Executive Coaching, Assessments, Resilience, Team Building, Talent Management, Leadership Development, Succession Planning, New Leader Assimilation/On-Boarding, Team Building, Employee Engagement, Career Pathing & Transition Management, Diversity & Inclusion, Organization Design & Governance, Change Management, Merger & Acquisition Integration

Our Founder, Makeda Brown, has several years of experience as a Strategic Human Resources Executive in global Technology, Food/Hospitality, and Pharmaceutical industries with companies such as Unisys, Aramark and Merck. She advised and partnered directly with Senior Business leaders in R&D, Sales & Marketing, Manufacturing, Technology, and Corporate Functions (Finance, Compliance, Communications, Strategy, HR, Legal).

As a strategic consultant and executive coach, Makeda applies her business acumen and enterprise level thinking to deliver people strategies that align with the long-term company strategy and enable business results. She develops emerging leaders who have potential to assume critical leadership roles and C-level executive positions; maximizes leadership and team effectiveness; and enables organizations to create a culture driven by purpose.

Makeda holds a M.S. degree in Human Resources Development from Villanova University and a B.S. degree in Business Management from the Pennsylvania State University. She holds certifications as a Certified Professional Coach (iPEC), Associate Certified Coach – ACC (International Coach Federation), Energy Leadership Index Master Practitioner (iPEC), Talent Optimization Consultant (Predictive Index) and as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SHRM).

Makeda is an active member of several business and people strategy associations including the Association of Talent Development (ATD), the International Coach Federation (ICF) and Beacon Networking for Life.

Makeda serves as a Board Member for KenCrest which is a non-profit organization that serves more than 12,500 individuals with disabilities and their families throughout the age continuum, from newborns to senior adults. Community-based support is provided at over 400 sites in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Connecticut.

Business Website Address: http://www.pvr-cc.com
Business Phone Number: 2672186004
SKL Associates DBA AdviCoach
Short Business Description: Business coach working with owners and managers to define and achieve success.
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Business owners face numerous challenges, opportunities and victories. Whether your business is not growing fast enough, growing too fast, not finding the right people, not enough personal time, not enough money, too much money (yes, that is a real problem!), nearing the point of retirement... whatever you and your business are facing, a #businesscoach can help you work through the issue by providing awareness, education and accountability. Coaching is an expectation in athletics- allowing athletes to achieve their highest potential. Why shouldn't that be the same for business? Contact me today to spend 90 minutes (complimentary) finding out what #businesscoaching can do for you and your #business.
Career changes, whether that's starting a business or changing jobs, can be a stressful time. Our #careercoaching program takes you through the decision process, working to ensure that your new direction is in alignment with your values and aspirations. Create a well thought through plan rather than taking the path of least resistance.

Business Website Address: http://www.advicoach.com/slewis
Business Phone Number: 8608766199
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Address: North Branford, Connecticut
Short Business Description: Tru Events is a Woman Owned, award-winning ideation house made up
of strategic specialists who activate creative ideas while elevating a
brand's consumer experience. Tru Events develops engaging experiences with
the use of innovative technology, consumer education and retail displays
that create excitement while driving customer traffic to the point of purchase. Established 2001
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Creative Services, Visual Merchandising, Identifier Graphics, Directional Floor Markers, Air Containment Barriers, Signage , Glass Markers, Promotional Merchandise & Materials , Aisle Signage, Prototyping, Production, Fulfillment, Creative, Project Management, Corporate Meetings, Customer Meetings, Small Team Meetings, Exhibits & Displays, 3-d Rendering, Set Production, Digital Displays, Commercial Printing, Audio Visual, Video Production, Warehousing, National and Global Reach, Full Service, Affordable, Value Engineered
Creative Services
Package Design
Content & Media
Video Development
Game Lounge Design
Creative Services
Project Management
Video Production
Print Production
Signage & Graphics
Glass Markers
Distraction Vinyl
Floor Graphics
Digital Displays
Creative Services
Graphic Design
Video Production
Web Design
App Development
Game Design
Interactive Technology

Business Website Address: http://https//www.be-tru.com
Business Phone Number: 2039803495
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Short Business Description: Unbakeables...ready to eat cookie dough treats
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We make and sell unbakeables...ready to eat cookie dough treats. They are all natural, egg free, each 150 calories or less, and ready to eat directly from your freezer. Each dough is sandwiched between two layers of complementary topping. We have eight different varieties including our original flavor or chocolate chip dough with chocolate peanut butter.

Business Website Address: http://unbakeables.com
Business Phone Number: 203.454.2818
United Sewing and Design
Short Business Description: United Sewing and Design is a social enterprise that employs individuals with barriers to getting and keeping well paid jobs. We manufacture products by sewing.
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United Sewing and Design is a social enterprise that employs individuals with barriers to getting and keeping well-paid jobs. We manufacture products by sewing to satisfy the design and quality needs of individual and business clients. We specialize in product development, prototyping, and small runs. Our services also include pattern drafting, grading, cutting, production and packaging. We also sew custom apparel and home decor for private clients.

Business Website Address: https://unitedsewinganddesign.com/
Business Phone Number: (860) 969-1529
Yoga Fun with Marisa
Address: Fairfield County, CT
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Short Business Description: Children's yoga and mindfulness.
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I offer classes for children of all ages and abilities, families and adults.

Due to COVID, I am currently offering classes on zoom and in client's backyards. Contact me to learn more!

Business Phone Number: 203-561-2361
Carden Kennels
Address: 880 Ohio St. Bangor Maine
Short Business Description: Domestic pet boarding, doggy daycare, grooming and training
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Carden Kennels is greater Bangor’s premiere pet care facility. With exceptional boarding accommodations, daycare, outdoor adventures and full service grooming. Where your pets love to come stay and play!

Our facility features multiple, large, safe indoor and outdoor areas for small group play or solo exploring. Plus activities to alleviate boredom, provide stimulation and enrich their day.

Your pet will be clean, happy and tired after time well spent with our professional team that loves pets as much as you do!

Business Website Address: http://www.cardenkennels.com
Business Phone Number: 2079422161
Business Fax: 2079425982
Address: 3 Barnard Lane, Suite 108
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OZGLO specializes in commercial cleaning services for small to large-scale facilities throughout Connecticut, Western Massachusetts and parts of Rhode Island.

We have built our company on a foundation based on the principal of serving as partners with our clients and stewards of their facilities. We believe our business is also guided by commitment to professional integrity, exceptional customer service and high professional performance.

Our services are customized to meet the needs of one-time projects, daily, weekly, monthly and/or annualized cleaning.

Business Website Address: http://www.ozglo.com
Business Phone Number: 860-264-6781
Business Fax: 860-243-2138
Address: 43 Enterprise Dr
Short Business Description: Pediatric Office
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Group of 4 pediatricians dedicated to helping children become their healthiest adult selves both physically and emotionally.

Business Website Address: http://Pediatricassociatesbristol.com
Business Phone Number: 860-589-5230
Business Fax: 860-589-5297
Well Life Therapy, LLC
Address: 1224 Mill Street, Building D, Suite 200, East Berlin, CT 06023
282 Main St., Ext, Building B, Middletown, CT 06457
06023 and 06457
Short Business Description: We are a multi-specialty group mental health practice.
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Well Life Therapy is a multi-specialty counseling center. Our team of licensed mental health therapists are ready to guide and empower you to start living the life you have always wanted. It is never too late to make a change, reconnect with yourself, improve your relationships with others, learn new skills, adopt a healthy mindset, understand yourself better and/or create that next chapter of your life. Every clinician at Well Life Therapy has specialized training in order to meet you where you are in your healing journey.

We realize that coming to therapy might feel daunting and uncomfortable. Finding someone that you can trust to listen compassionately, not pass judgment and facilitate real change is vital to what we do. It is our highest goal to cultivate a space and a relationship where each of our clients feels comfortable telling his or her story.

Let us help you to uncover your true potential and lead a life worth celebrating. We may not be able to change the past but we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life today.

We are passionate about attending to you as a whole person. Wellness includes not just your physical body but your emotional and mental health, basic needs, social/intimate connections with others and your faith and spirituality. We want to respect and understand your specific needs in order to help you grow. Our therapists are well versed in cognitive-behavioral strategies, solution-focused and strengths based approaches, DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy), EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) therapy, motivational interviewing and Emotion-Focused Couples Therapy. We can address long standing problems as well as more acute issues that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.

We currently specialize in treating children, teens, adults, couples and families. We have specializations in depression & mood disorders, anxiety & stress management, life transitions (i.e., separation/divorce, retirement, loss, going away to college), women’s issues, working with college students, perinatal/postpartum mental health, relationships/intimacy issues, substance abuse and trauma recovery.

Business Website Address: http://www.welllifetherapyllc.com
Business Phone Number: 860-258-6060
Business Fax: 860-215-8121
Avoca Designs
Address: Manchester, CT
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Short Business Description: Graphic design for print and web graphics.
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Avoca Designs started in Los Angeles, CA is 2003 working with real estate agents and local businesses for their print and packaging needs. We moved to CT in 2007 where we focused on new small businesses with creating logos and marketing materials. For the past 11 years we have been working with non profits around the country providing all their print needs with a small focus on web graphics that go along with their print marketing.

Business Website Address: http://www.avocadesigns.com
Business Phone Number: 8604161783
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