AdvanceCT’s greatest value lies in our accomplished, professional staff who have a commitment to customer service, which has earned AdvanceCT a reputation for excellence in Connecticut.
Vice President of Business Development
David leads AdvanceCT’s transformational efforts to recruit new businesses to Connecticut to deliver on specific job and revenue growth targets for the state.
Municipal Services Associate
Sadie provides support to municipalities and regions with business attraction, expansion, retention, and creation by working alongside local officials and staff in the engagement of the business community and by helping communities statewide determine the most effective strategies for maximizing their existing resources to have the most significant impact on local economic development.
Maryann supports nearly all facets of AdvanceCT's day to day operations: research, business development, business engagement and partnership teams.
Director of Information Technology
Elliot manages the organization's hardware and software needs, internet applications and electronic communication systems.
Vice President of Research
Alissa is responsible for the company’s business and economic research services, and performs extensive research and analysis concerning state and regional issues.
President & CEO
Peter leads the organization in fostering business development in Connecticut.
Financial & Research Analyst
Rachel supports AdvanceCT’s research clients, with a focus on financial modeling, market analyses, and feasibility studies.
Vice President of Partnerships
Courtney develops and implements partnerships with individuals and organizations that help lead to business retention and recruitment in the State -- all partners will have a specific role in helping to achieve economic development growth for the State of Connecticut.
As a Research Analyst, Jessica works on demographic and economic trend analyses, benchmarking, and survey trends.
Director of Administration
Patricia provides corporate administration, governance, member relations, human resources, legal and research assistance for AdvanceCT.
Natalie provides overall administrative support for the AdvanceCT organization.
Associate Director of Business Development
Erron is responsible for developing and implementing various initiatives that support business recruitment, retention, and expansion in Connecticut.
Vice President of Marketing
Kristi provides strategic direction to AdvanceCT and its marketing department and services for AdvanceCT’s state, municipal and nonprofit clients.
Director of Business Services
Beth assists new, expanding and relocating businesses with navigating through the business resources and the state’s licensing and registration process.
Vice President of Finance
Paul is responsible for AdvanceCT’s accounting, budgeting, financial reporting and financial planning.