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New Advocacy firm to help non profits

Sun, 02/04/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Mary Claire Carroll and Lynne M. Vitzthum announce the formation of Vitzthum & Carroll, LLP, an advocacy firm devoted to the political empowerment of small non-profits that work to enhance the quality of life of Vermonters. The firm offers legislative advocacy, strategic planning and assistance in accessing Federal Congressional resources.

Regional Homebuilders Approaches 1st Anniversary

Sun, 02/04/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Craig Hill and Devi Hill, the owners of Regional Homebuilders LLC of Burlington have continued in the footsteps of former HCJS Inc. With ten years of carpentry experience and backgrounds in business, Craig and Devi continue to provide quality products and services to their customers.
Regional Homebuilders has a small crew and both owners are part of the building experience from start to finish. Regional Homebuilders specializes in custom additions, remodels and new homes. Office: (802) 864-2485.

Specialty Filaments, Pad Print, Olympic Precisioin get state money

Thu, 02/01/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

Council Authorizes $1.5 Million Of Incentives Under New Program
MONTPELIER, Vt. The Vermont Economic Progress Council has approved more than $1.5 million in job creation incentives under the states new economic development program, including assistance to the new owners of Specialty Filaments.
At its meeting last week, the Council reviewed and authorized the first incentives under the new Vermont Employment Growth Incentive (VEGI) program, making three companies eligible to receive up to $1,329,404 in job creation incentives and $240,496 in property tax incentives.

Northern Power move will cost jobs

Tue, 01/30/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

WALLINGFORD, CT, January 31, 2007 -- Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (NASDAQ: DESC), today announced it will combine its two subsidiaries Northern Power Systems and Proton Energy Systems -- to reduce cost and strengthen systems sales, engineering, production, service and technology development.

Businesses can land contracts through state agencies

Wed, 01/24/2007 - 8:00pm -- tim

MONTPELIER, Vt. -- A partnership of state and federal entities is teaming up to provide small businesses a unique opportunity to discover their true love: More customers.
The Vermont Agency of Transportation and Department of Economic Development, the U.S. Small Business Administration; and the Vermont Small Business Development Center are presenting their fourth annual Strategies for Winning Government Contracts event on Feb. 1.