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Vermont Tech ranks first in Vermont in national ROI study

Vermont Tech ranks first in Vermont in national ROI study

Vermont Technical College recently announced that the college ranks first in the state for return on investment, according to a national report. The Georgetown University Center on Education and ...
Vermont certified B Corps: Using business as a force for good

Vermont certified B Corps: Using business as a force for good

Vermont has long been an incubator of innovative companies whose mission and impact are central to their business models. Today, our state is at the forefront of a national wave of socially ...
Super Thin Saws trains next generation of salespeople

Super Thin Saws trains next generation of salespeople

Super Thin Saws (STS), a tool manufacturer, recently received a grant totaling $39,839.75 from the Vermont Training Program (VTP). The funding from VTP will be used to help prepare the company
Hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation bolster Vermont economy

Hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation bolster Vermont economy

Flanked by store owners, hunting and angling groups, and supporters of outdoor recreation, Governor Phil Scott recognized the important contribution hunting, fishing, and related activities have ...
Groennfell Meadery works to advance careers through VTP

Groennfell Meadery works to advance careers through VTP

Groennfell Meadery, a Vermont craft beverage company, recently received a grant totaling $3,237.50 from the Vermont Training Program (VTP). Groennfell, which means “Green Mountain” in old ...
Champlain Orchards upgrades inventory management system

Champlain Orchards upgrades inventory management system

Champlain Orchards, a family-owned and ecologically managed farm, recently received more than $15,000 from the Vermont Training Program (VTP). Champlain Orchards recently upgraded its ...
Revision Ballistics awarded Vermont Training Program Grant

Revision Ballistics awarded Vermont Training Program Grant

Revision Ballistics, LTD., a manufacturer of protective helmets, armor, and other equipment for military, law enforcement, and special operations, has been awarded a workforce development grant ...
Cable Corporation invests in workforce development

Cable Corporation invests in workforce development

Champlain Cable Corporation, a designer and manufacturer of high-performance wire and cable for use in extreme environments, has been granted $90,400 from the Vermont Training Program (VTP) to ...
Central Vermont Medical Center builds career ladders with VTP

Central Vermont Medical Center builds career ladders with VTP

Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC) recently received more than $73,000 from the Vermont Training Program (VTP). CVMC is experiencing recruiting challenges for Licensed Nursing Associate ...
Benchmark Space Systems joins inaugural Firefly Aerospace Launch

Benchmark Space Systems joins inaugural Firefly Aerospace Launch

Benchmark Space Systems, a start-up developing innovative space technologies for satellites has signed a manifest agreement with Firefly Aerospace of Austin, Texas to secure a ‘ride’ to space in ...
LaunchVT spurs entrepreneurial growth in Vermont

LaunchVT spurs entrepreneurial growth in Vermont

LaunchVT recently announced three winners from its 2019 Accelerator Cohort. The Investor’s Award went to StrollRunner, a steerable, hands-free running belt which attaches to most popular jogging ...
Governor Scott signs economic development bills

Governor Scott signs economic development bills

Recently Governor Phil Scott signed three bills that will support the state’s economic and workforce development efforts. They expand worker recruitment initiatives, grow the emerging distilled ...