Just as it has been for centuries, Connecticut remains a haven for original ideas and fresh thinking. We are home to Fortune 500 companies and pioneering start-ups, established leaders and emerging innovators, natural resources and cultural treasures, nationally ranked schools and an exceptionally productive workforce. We invite you to be part of this dynamic blend of dreamers and doers who are inspired to lead their industries – and enjoy their lives.
Connecticut has deep roots in the insurance industry,” said Michael Klein, Executive Vice President and President, Personal Insurance, Travelers. “With a unique combination of insurers, insurtechs and top talent, the state has a community dedicated to advancing the industry and anticipating the evolving needs of businesses and consumers.
The concentration of insurance companies in Hartford and Connecticut makes a strong case for start-ups seeking partners with our local insurers and for companies looking to expand into a market with that fully understands the new world of insurance.
It’s wonderful to see the momentum surrounding InsurTech innovation continuing to build in Hartford. In just the last year, we’ve seen new engagement in innovation from Life, Annuity, Retirement and Employee Benefits providers in our community, in addition to the standing commitment of our founding partners in P&C and Healthcare.” explains Michelle Cote, Director of Launc[H], Instructor and Director of Strategic Partnerships at Connecticut Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation.