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2023 Business Hall of Fame

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Event Completed!

When: Tuesday, April 04, 2023
Where: Hartford Marriott Downtown
Time: 5:30 PM ET
JA honors Hall of Fame recipients for their leadership, success in business, and community involvement. Past recipients include entrepreneurs, CEOs, and presidents of both public and private companies, who have achieved extraordinary successes and continue to help shape Connecticut.

At our 2023 Business Hall of Fame, we look forward to honoring remarkable leaders in business from both the Hartford region and the New Haven regions who have made a significant impact. We look forward to recognizing these individuals and sharing their stories with you.

5:30-6:30 pm - Cocktail Hour
7:00 - Program

2023 Business Hall of Fame Honorees

Erik Clemons

CEO, ConnCORP Community Leadership

Bob Cox

Partner, Halloran & Sage Laureate

Alice Forrester

CEO, Clifford Beers Community Health Partners Spirit of Hope Award

Rhona Free

President, University of St. Joseph Laureate

Joe Gianni

President, Bank of America Greater Hartford Laureate

Karraine Moody

CEO, Habitat for Humanity Spirit of Hope Award


Presenting Sponsor

Logo for Hartford Steam Boiler

Dinner Sponsors

Logo for Stanley Black and Decker

Reception Sponsor

Logo for Bank of America

Diamond Sponsors

Logo for Empower
Logo for Travelers
Logo for Webster Bank

Platinum Sponsors

Logo for Eversource
Logo for HCL America Inc.
Logo for JP Morgan Chase
Logo for Karl Krapek
Logo for LTI
Logo for Prime Materials Recovery
Logo for The Hartford

Gold Sponsors

Logo for Barnes Group
Logo for RSM US LLP

Silver Sponsors

Logo for Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey
Logo for CTPublic
Logo for Ed Budd Family Fund
Logo for Halloran Sage
Logo for Hartford HealthCare
Logo for Hoffman Auto
Logo for KPMG
Logo for Liberty Bank
Logo for PwC
Logo for Snowden Lane Partners
Logo for Voya Financial
Logo for Yale University

Student Sponsors

Logo for Bohan & Bradstreet

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