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Abby Reed, Co-CEO
Address: 1300 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Suite 3216
30024
Business Genre:
Short Business Description: Retirement coaching and planning
Long Business Description:

Since 1979, Reed Financial Group has been helping local retirees and soon-to-be retirees build sound financial strategies that are designed to help provide them with security, confidence and peace of mind in retirement.

As Retirement Specialists, we focus on helping our clients build comprehensive financial strategies that incorporate income planning, Social Security maximization, tax minimization, as well as planning for the unexpected and the inevitable.

As Investment Advisor Representatives, we believe that security in retirement comes with the knowledge that you have a sound financial plan that is designed to help you build, grow, and enjoy your life's savings, while working to ensure your financial future.

As a family owned and operated company with over 35 years of experience in risk management and financial planning, we pride ourselves in helping our clients retire with the security and confidence that comes from knowing that they have a sound financial plan that is designed to protect them today, tomorrow and long into the future.

Discover the Reed Financial Group difference. Discover what it means to have a team of financial experts advocating for you and working to protect your assets as if they were their own.

Business Website Address: The Retirement Family
Business Phone Number: 6784420255
Business Fax: 6784420253
Business Tags:
Brooks Law, PLLC
Address: 320 Post Road
Suite 180 - HAYVN
06820
Short Business Description: Law firm for small businesses, many of which are owned by women.
Long Business Description:

Alexis C. Brooks, Esq. of Brooks Law, PLLC, practices business law in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Alexis provides legal advice and services to entrepreneurs and business owners at all stages of a company's life cycle. Typically, clients come to Brooks Law for entity formation, drafting and negotiating contracts, managing the hiring and separating of employees, and advising on employment issues and drafting policies. When necessary, Alexis identifies specialists and advisors, such as tax, IP or corporate m&a attorneys for clients.

Business Phone Number: (203)594-6580
Good Morning Cupcake
Address: 252 Melba Street
06460
Business Genre: ,
Short Business Description: Good Morning Cupcake specializes in mini cupcakes, cookies and confections.
Long Business Description:

Good Morning Cupcake is a bitty bakery specializing in mini desserts that are not only delicious but eye appealing as well. From cupcakes to cookies, doughnuts to whoopee pies, Good Morning Cupcake has a little sweet treat for all. We offer gluten free and vegan options in order to accommodate as many sweet toothers as possible. With bite sized sweets, you have the ability to taste and enjoy many flavors or indulge in a small enough portion to satisfy your craving. Have a wedding? Mini desserts are perfect for your guests who want to keep boogieing on the dance floor. Have kids? Mini desserts are the best size for little fingers to latch onto.

Are you bored of the same bowling, trampoline park and ice skating birthday parties? How about a hands on kitchen party! Good Morning Cupcake offers all different types of fun options for birthday parties, get togethers and mom’s night out. We’ve done floral cupcake decorating, pizza and cookie decorating, piñata cakes, “Nailed It”, “Cupcakes Wars” and homemade apple pies just to name a few. We also offer dessert buffets perfect for galas, corporate events and weddings.

We take pride in putting the customer’s needs at the front line. Customization for each and every specialty order is a staple part of the process. Having a taco fiesta? We can help with that! What about a bedazzled unicorn wonderland? We’ve got your back! Even a dashing disco dance party? If you can think it, Good Morning Cupcake can make that theme come alive.

Business Website Address: http://www.goodmorningcupcake.net
Business Phone Number: 2039695993
Knowledge Designs to Change LLC
Address: 239 Hemlock Hill Road
Orange, CT
06477
Business Genre:
Short Business Description: Knowledge Designs to Change is a strategic research and learning practice. We support organizations, community-wide initiatives, and cross-sector partnerships in maximizing their change goals. Our services are delivered through research, coaching, training curriculum and on-site or online engagement. Whether you are looking to put in place an ongoing learning system or quickly identify promising practices to share within your organization or across your networks, we can identify the knowledge opportunities in your current and emerging work.
Long Business Description:

Angela K. Frusciante, MRP, PhD is principal and founder of Knowledge Designs to Change, a strategic research and knowledge practice. Dr. Frusciante brings over 20 years of experience in the education and social sectors and is dedicated to advancing equity and supporting individuals and organizations in reaching their full potential. As a socio-political scholar, she believes in the power of knowledge practice to increase effectiveness while maximizing equity through the ways we work together within and across organizations.

Knowledge Designs to Change works within your existing frameworks and identifies knowledge opportunities to target to meet your goals. Through research, training curriculum, strategy design, workshops, and coaching to build internal knowledge capacity, we help create a robust learning and change practice that contributes to greater success.

Knowledge Designs to Change enters partnerships as a true collaborator, listening and learning about your organization’s needs and co-designing methods that best suit the organization’s journey toward change and equity. No project is too big or too small. We tailor our scope to meet the size and complexity of your approach and budget. We offer our partners flexible ways to work together including standard scopes of services, product-focused engagements, and retainer-based arrangements. These options provide clients an as-needed approach to their knowledge supports.

Knowledge Designs to Change is passionate about supporting your effectiveness and equity practice. Together we can create knowledge strategies to enhance the talents and efforts of your team and embrace successful results!

Business Website Address: Knowledge Designs to Change
Business Phone Number: 203-502-3929
Allison Bishins Consulting
Address: Tacoma, WA
98407
Short Business Description: Small business consulting centered on helping businesses learn how to use social media to increase revenue AND build community at the same time. 1:1 Zoom consulting, monthly workshops, on-demand virtual classes + workbooks, plus keynotes + virtual conference workshops!
Long Business Description:

Allison has a background in marketing, community development, environmental issues, and non-profit work. She teaches businesses strategies that are simple, effective, and efficient - no gimmicks, hacks, or paid ads necessary! She teaches a wide range of social media marketing classes (overview, cell phone photography for social media, finding local customers on social media, and more!) live and through on-demand virtual courses. She specializes in helping businesses create and clarify their mission, vision, elevator pitch and value proposition through clear, intuitive and thoughtful sessions.

Business Website Address: http://www.allisonbishins.com
Business Phone Number: 8503395691
Welding
Address: 1432 Old Waterbury Rd., Ste 9, Southbury, CT
06488
Short Business Description: Anvil CT LLP offers welding & fabrication services. We also offer CNC Plasma parts manufacturing and custom designs. We have a wide range of services from a small weld on your tractor, to weld repairs on heavy equipment, to custom furniture and decor.
Long Business Description:

Anvil CT LLP provides welding and fabrication services to residential and commercial customers, as well as State agencies and municipalities. We offer a wide range of services from simple welds to full fabrication projects. Here at Anvil, we understand the unique bid process that is required to meet the needs of local municipalities and State agencies. Our extreme attention to even the smallest of details is what distinguishes us from other vendors. We currently hold the State of CT- DOT welding and fabrication contract # 19PSX0142. We proudly serve all of Connecticut. Follow us on Instagram @anvil_ct for the most up to date information.

Business Website Address: https://anvilct.com
Business Phone Number: 203-405-1031
Business Tags: ,
Law Offices of Alessandra Messineo Long & Assoc., LLC
Address: 34 Field Road, Riverside, Connecticut
06878
Short Business Description: Alessandra practices in the areas of wills, trusts and estates, trust & estate administration and probate, business succession planning, business law, business and corporate contracts and non-profit organizations.
Long Business Description:

Alessandra is currently the Founder and Principal at her own firm, Law Offices of Alessandra M. Messineo Long, LLC. Alessandra practices in the areas of wills, trusts and estates, trust & estate administration and probate, business succession planning, business law, business and corporate contracts and non-profit organizations. Ms. Messineo Long regularly advises individuals, families and business owners on developing their documents and protecting themselves, including wills, revocable living trusts, insurance trusts and business succession plans. She also helps guide fiduciaries and beneficiaries through the probate and trust and estate administration process. She guides small business owners through their formation process, initial contract stage and advises them as they proceed to grow. Ms. Messineo Long also drafts and negotiates contracts for corporate clients. Alessandra has been Corporate Counsel in the litigation and regulatory departments at Sempra Energy and Long Island Lighting Company and has been an associate at two NYC law firms.

Business Website Address: http://www.amlonglaw.com
Business Phone Number: 203-249-3601
Business Fax: 203-6378112
Ani Khachian  Ani Fine Jewelry - Custom Made Jewelry Designs - Uniqueness Is Everywhere
Address: 3 Main Street, 2nd Floor Suite 208
Norwalk, CT
06851
Business Genre:
Short Business Description: F I N E 💜 J E W E L R Y
✭ Designer/Maker/Atelier
✭ Couture & OOAK jewelry
✭ Lovingly Made-To-Measure
✭ Imbuded With Spirit
✭ SAMENESS IS EVERYWHERE ✭www.AniFineJewelry.com/my-story


Ani Tutunjian-Khachian AJP Graduate Diamonds & Pearls GIA and experienced Professional Founder & Creative Director of Ani Fine Jewelry designing Jewelryprenuer known for helping and educating private clients and the jewelry industry to create local & sustainable original fine custom jewelry & wearable art that aligns to life events and experiences & memory.

Ani holds a BA Management with a minor in Mathematics & 3rd subject concentration in Philosophy from Manhattanville College. She resides in Connecticut and keeps a connection to the Manhattanville Campus as an annual moderator to the Regional National High School Ethics Bowl and is a board member of the Armenian Jewelers Association (New York Chapter) and CINFUSA https://cinfusa.org/board-of-directors/
Background Includes:
• Executive Board Representative of the Armenian Jewelers Association East Coast Chapter (AJA)
• The Jewelry Design Professionals Network (JDPN).
• Women’s Jewelry Association The New York Metro Chapter of the (WJA NY Metro Chapter)
• Manufacturing Jewelers & Suppliers of America (MJSA)
• Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC)
• Armenian International Women’s Association (AIWA USA)
• The Near East Foundation (NEF)


Outside of work Ani enjoys playing tennis & is married with three children.
Long Business Description:

F I N E 💜 J E W E L R Y
✭ Designer/Maker/Atelier
✭ Couture & OOAK jewelry
✭ Lovingly Made-To-Measure
✭ Imbuded With Spirit
✭ SAMENESS IS EVERYWHERE ✭www.AniFineJewelry.com/my-story

Ani Tutunjian-Khachian AJP Graduate Diamonds & Pearls GIA and experienced Professional Founder & Creative Director of Ani Fine Jewelry designing Jewelryprenuer known for helping and educating private clients and the jewelry industry to create local & sustainable original fine custom jewelry & wearable art that aligns to life events and experiences & memory.

Ani holds a BA Management with a minor in Mathematics & 3rd subject concentration in Philosophy from Manhattanville College. She resides in Connecticut and keeps a connection to the Manhattanville Campus as an annual moderator to the Regional National High School Ethics Bowl and is a board member of the Armenian Jewelers Association (New York Chapter) and CINFUSA https://cinfusa.org/board-of-directors/
Background Includes:
• Executive Board Representative of the Armenian Jewelers Association East Coast Chapter (AJA)
• The Jewelry Design Professionals Network (JDPN).
• Women’s Jewelry Association The New York Metro Chapter of the (WJA NY Metro Chapter)
• Manufacturing Jewelers & Suppliers of America (MJSA)
• Jewelers Vigilance Committee (JVC)
• Armenian International Women’s Association (AIWA USA)
• The Near East Foundation (NEF)

Outside of work Ani enjoys playing tennis & is married with three children.

Business Website Address: @AniFineJewelry
Business Phone Number: 203-987-5436
Blackstone Properties of CT, LLC
Address: 409 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT
06877
Short Business Description: Assisting Buyers and Sellers for 2o +Years in the Fairfield County Area. Catering to first time homebuyers and sellers, high-net worth individuals and investors and corporate relocation seeking equally attentive representation.
Long Business Description:

Blackstone Properties is an independently owned full service real estate company that is dedicated to serving the real estate needs of their clients with the utmost professionalism, quality customer service and meticulousness. Their goal is, stated very simply, a commitment to represent and serve their clients with excellence, prowess and integrity to ensure that their clients succeed with their goals.

Business Website Address: http://www.blackstonect.com
Business Phone Number: 203-240-5877
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.
Long 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 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
Company Logo
Address: Office - 16 Rae Palmer Road, Moodus, CT 06469 - Mailing- 14 Cedar Meadow Rd, Moodus, CT 06469
06469
Short Business Description: BGTEnvironmental, LLC is an environmental consulting firm specializing in commercial real estate support and Brownfields redevelopment.
Long Business Description:

BGTEnvironmental, LLC (BGTE) was established in 2016 to bring about positive change in Connecticut communities. BGTEnvironmental, LLC. provides a variety of commercial consulting services to both the private and public sectors. Our experienced staff with over 20 years of experience offer Licensed Environmental Professional (LEP) Services including site due diligence for property transactions (Phase I, Phase II), Brownfield coordination and redevelopment services, Transfer Act Program support, site characterization, and remediation. Specialty services also include geographic information system (GIS) mapping and analysis, commercial property condition assessments, LEAN construction consulting, and small/specialty project construction.

Business Website Address: http://www.bgtenvironmental.com
Business Phone Number: 860-949-9194
Avoca Designs
Address: Manchester, CT
06040
Business Genre:
Short Business Description: Graphic design for print and web graphics.
Long Business Description:

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
Bamma Hot Sauce & Bamma Fish Fry Seafood Cornmeal Breading
Address: 115 Main St., Norwalk, CT
06851
Business Genre: ,
Short Business Description: Breakfast Belle LLC, is a catering company located in Norwalk, CT owned by Shef Tori Brown. Shef Brown creates authentic southern style eats and more. Breakfast Belle also has a line of food products, Bamma Hot Sauce and Bamma Fish Fry Cornmeal Breading.
Long Business Description:

BREAKFAST BELLE(s) LLC:
Breakfast Belle LLC, is a catering company located in Norwalk, CT owned by Shef Tori Brown. Shef Brown creates authentic southern style eats and more, with love and true Southern sass, by way of her late grandmother Sarah (Jefferson) Brown's teachings and hometown of Santee, SC.

Shef Brown has served many Fortune 100 companies and Ivy League Universities. Breakfast Belle LLC was selected and featured on ABC's Good Morning America in 2019.

Shef Brown truly takes pride in her organic growth and continues to cook and create products with love & Southern sass!

BREAKFAST BELLE'S BAMMA PRODUCTS

BAMMA HOT SAUCE:
In 2016, BAMMA HOT SAUCE was created by Shef Brown to add a flavorful and sassy kick of heat to any meal. BAMMA HOT SAUCE is great for adding a tasty dash or heap of sassy Southern heat to any dish. It’s excellent for adding flavor to poultry, chops, eggs, burgers, sandwiches, oysters, collard greens, soups, nachos, tacos, dips, fries, beans and more.

BAMMA FISH FRY:
In 2015, Shef Brown created her own seasoned BAMMA FISH FRY cornmeal breading, for her famous Fish & Grits and Fried Shrimp "Blessed Boy" Sandwich. Shef Brown recalls her mother and late grandmother frying the best fresh whiting and porgy around in her cast iron pan and wanted to create a product for the masses, that she could share part of her childhood memories.
BAMMA FISH FRY is the perfect blend of cornmeal, seasonings & spices.

Business Website Address: http://www.breakfastbelle.com/
Business Phone Number: 203-807-5263
Broadly Entertaining
Address: Brooklyn, NY
Business Genre:
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.
Long Business Description:

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
Carla D. Tillery - Your Success Coach
Address: 140 FLOWER DRIVE
06518
Business Genre:
Short Business Description: Executive Coaching, Life Coaching, Organizational Leadership
Long Business Description:

Carla D. Tillery focuses on goal-and results-oriented coaching techniques to help people and organizations change their personal and work environments from ordinary to extraordinary. The coaching services and results are built upon her wealth of knowledge, strategic approach and experience in the areas of executive coaching, organizational and strategic planning, leadership effectiveness, career development & transition, personal ambitions, and general transitions in one’s personal life and/or relationships.

Business Website Address: https://carladtillery.com/
Business Phone Number: 2035899047
Business Fax: 203-702-5022
Carden Kennels
Address: 880 Ohio St. Bangor Maine
04401
Short Business Description: Domestic pet boarding, doggy daycare, grooming and training
Long Business Description:

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
White Beach Consulting
Address: 112 Southfield Avenue, 507
Stamford, CT 06902

06902
Short Business Description: Executive Coach & Certified Kolbe Consultant
Long Business Description:

If you’re seeking to discover, or rediscover, who you are and what make the most of unique strengths, I can help put you back on track.

Business Website Address: http://www.whitebeachconsulting.com
Business Phone Number: 203.247.3358
Address: 276 Greenwood Avenue, Bethel CT
06801
Short Business Description: Skincare, waxing, and makeup services
Long Business Description:

Specializing in making beauty services simple, accessible, and affordable for all

Business Phone Number: 203-666-7036
Clarus Tech Partners Inc
Address: 1266 E Main St, Suite 700R, Stamford, Connecticut 06902
06902
Short Business Description: We help your business be cyber safe and compliant. Contact us to learn how we can help you protect your data in today's complex cybersecurity and data regulatory environment.
Long Business Description:

Clarus Tech Partners provides cybersecurity and data compliance, including ISO, NIST, CMMC, HIPAA, PCI, GDPR, CCPA, NYDFS, NY SHIELD assessments, consulting, training, and implementation solutions for small and medium-sized businesses in technology, financial services, real estate, healthcare, manufacturing & government.

Business Website Address: http://www.clarustechpartners.com
Business Phone Number: 646-926-3850
Coach Carolynn
Address: PO Box 3115
Mashantucket, CT
06338
Short Business Description: Certified Health Coach
Long Business Description:

I am a certified health coach who works with people over 30 who suffer from low energy and excess weight. I teach them ways to double their energy, lose weight and feel fabulous! Are you feeling fabulous today? If not contact me!

Business Website Address: CoachCarolynn1201.Coachleads.com
Business Phone Number: 860-460-5708
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