AdvanceCT Launches a Newly Redesigned Website With Enhanced Accessibility & Essential Public Resources

5 Sep 2023



Tuesday, September 5, 2023

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Brady Moeller


The AdvanceCT Economic Development Website Provides Visitors With Easy Access to Data, Information, and Resources

9/05/2023 NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT -- AdvanceCT is pleased to announce the launch of its new website, developed in collaboration with Golden Shovel Agency, to enhance its online presence and make it easier to access information. Located at, the website offers a redesigned homepage with a Site Selector Toolbox, key industry information, business support resources, and information on Connecticut’s top talent. 

Shirar O’Connor, Vice President of Marketing, stated, “AdvanceCT had one major goal - to showcase information that our stakeholders, site consultants, and companies looking to set up operations in Connecticut can easily access.” Shirar explained, “The importance of our AdvanceCT redesign goal will give easy access to economic development resources, data, and solutions for growing companies.” is now a paramount source for comprehensive information concerning Connecticut's business landscape. The redesigned site provides a seamless experience to explore the nuances of Connecticut's business climate. The site is also filled with valuable insights into the state's economic ecosystem, streamlining the data-gathering process for key decision-makers.

In addition, the new website will improve the organization’s marketing efforts. “The newly redesigned site is our window to the world. The site website will help the organization measure the effectiveness of marketing campaigns, and for the most part, their call to action is to visit the homepage of,” said O’Connor.

“The Golden Shovel team was honored to work with the AdvanceCT on this website project,” said Aaron Brossoit, CEO of Golden Shovel Agency. “The new site will be a great asset for businesses and talent to understand the regional opportunities.”

You can view the newly designed website at



ADVANCECT ensures everyone has an equitable opportunity to grow their skills, adapt to new technologies, and thrive through workforce development and training programs, top-ranked higher education institutions, and corporate partnerships. AdvanceCT invests in the future and guarantees success for citizens and businesses by removing barriers and preparing for the unknown.

GOLDEN SHOVEL AGENCY is a full-service economic development marketing agency that believes thriving communities improve everyone’s lives. Everything it does connects businesses and talent with communities they’ll succeed. It does this by empowering economic developers through groundbreaking economic development communications. Golden Shovel has helped hundreds of communities across the globe shape and tell their stories to strengthen the vitality of their regional economies.