Hartford Business Hall of Fame
Induction Ceremony and Dinner

Last year, almost 500 attendees gathered to recognize Connecticut’s most distinguished business leaders. The 38th Annual Event will be held on Wednesday April 11, 2018 at the Hartford Marriott Downtown, located at 200 Columbus Blvd. Hartford, CT 06103 from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M.

JA honors Hall of Fame Laureates for their leadership, success in business, and community involvement. Past recipients include entrepreneurs, CEOs, and presidents of both public and private companies, who have achieved extraordinary successes and continue to help shape Connecticut.


2018 Hartford Business Hall of Fame Laureates


Greg Butler

EVP and General Counsel
Eversource Energy


2018 Inaugural Entrepreneur Award

Rebecca Corbin Loree

Founder & CEO
Corbin Advisors


2018 Corporate Award

2018 Spirit of Hope Award

Thomas R. Trumble, CLU

Private Capital Group, LLC

Hartford Hall of Fame Laureates 1981-2017

2018 Presenting Sponsor

2018 Dinner Sponsor

2018 Reception Sponsor

2018 Platinum Sponsor



2018 Gold Sponsors

Barnes Group Inc.
Environmental Systems Corporation
Hartford Healthcare
Hartford Steam Boiler
Voya Financial

2018 Silver Sponsor

Bulkley Richardson and Gelinas, LLP
Chase and JP Morgan
Hoffman Auto Group
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Loomis, Sayles & Company
Neuberger Berman
Robinson & Cole LLP

2018 Bronze Sponsor

Ernst & Young LLP
Pullman & Comley LLC
Ropes & Gray LLC

2018 Photography Sponsor


Here is a video from our 2016 Hartford Hall of Fame Dinner