A Revolution in Chocolate

Last year, our lending team was introduced to an entrepreneur in the Providence, Rhode Island area who had a passion for chocolate. It wasn’t the kind of passion that the everyday, regular person has, it was deeper — more like the feeling a wine connoisseur gets from a vintage bottle that’s been perfectly stored and […]

We’ve Got an Eye for Deliciousness

Mystic Chocolate is a food business that just happens to specialize in confections. The owners, Bill and Casey Gash, combined their creative passions with a microloan from CIC, and they took Mystic Chocolate from the world of traveling farmers’ markets, to a brick & mortar shop in dowtown Mystic. Businesses come and go. How on […]