Brad Kane

Managing Editor
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Brad Kane is the Managing Editor for Hartford Business Journal and HartfordBusiness.com. Brad talked his way onto HBJ’s staff in May 2010, previously working as a Boston Globe correspondent. In another journalism life, he refereed the bare-knuckle local politics in Ohio and Florida, earning accolades from Florida Press Club, Ohio Associated Press, National Society of Professional Journalists, and the Alliance of Area Business Publications. Brad graduated The Ohio State University, where he settled for a journalism degree after failing to become the Buckeyes’ quarterback. He lives calm, sleep-filled life in Springfield, Mass. with his wife, four young children and three dogs. In his 42 minutes of daily free time, he runs the sidewalks, streets and trails of Western Massachusetts.

Bylines

Hartford sued over $12M Dillon Stadium project

Hartford's efforts to demolish and redevelop an 80-year-old stadium to entice a professional soccer team to the Capital City have devolved into a...

Businesses wary of highway tolls

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UConn incubator seeks partnerships beyond bioscience

While building new partnerships through its affiliation with Jackson Laboratory, UConn wants to leverage the $19 million expansion of its statewide...

Sen. Bye leads efforts to balance CT's $1.4B budget deficit

Any year in which the Connecticut General Assembly has to balance the budget, talks of raising taxes and making spending cuts often dominate the...

Brennan's focus is to make CT the best place for business

Joe Brennan has prepped 26 years to take over as head of Connecticut's leading business lobby, and he is readying the 200-year-old organization for...

UTC's evolution, workforce development key manufacturing issues

Hartford conglomerate United Technologies Corp. isn't the only major manufacturer in Connecticut, but the company will hold significant sway over its...

Natural gas supply, power plant retirements, renewables top 2015 issues

New England's natural gas constraints will continue to be a concern in 2015, as demand increases from power plants and Connecticut's plan to turn...

Malloy win, quiet legislature highlight Pelletier's year

Lori Pelletier started off 2014 with three goals in mind: protecting workers' rights in a struggling economy, influencing the...

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