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Largest Small Business Express loan recipients

Ranked by amount of funding and jobs created, then jobs retained in FY 2017

RankRecipientJobs created
1Greater New Haven ASC LLC, New Haven19
2Back Porch LLC, Old Saybrook18
3Accutrol LLC, Danbury15
4The Cooper Group, Stonington11
5Fulfillment Works LLC, North Haven10

Source: CT Dept. of Economic and Community Dvlpt. (DECD) with special thanks to Jim Watson


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