• PULSE Member of the Month

    Each month a PULSE member is highlighted as the Member of the Month. These members are announced at PULSE's monthly happy hours. Be sure to attend so you can meet these remarkable young professionals.

  • Member of the Month

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    Angelo (AJ) Vitale

    PULSE Member since September 2011

    Get to know AJ!

    Work: Angelo Vitale, known to most as AJ, is a Community Placement Specialist for Kennedy Employment Services, a division of the Kennedy Center in Trumbull, CT.  Angelo’s primary responsibility is assisting individuals find suitable employment.  This is accomplished by partnering with employers and businesses in order to meet their employment needs.  That need could range from short-term 40-hour internships, to full time 40-hours a week positions.

    Education: Angelo earned his undergraduate BA degree in Psychology, with a focus on childhood and youth, as well as a minor in Criminal Justice from Eastern Connecticut State University in 2001.  He went on to earn his Master’s Degree in Human Services from Capella University in 2009.

    Hobbies: In his spare time, Angelo enjoys camping, hiking, biking, rollerbladeing, swimming, going to the beach, playing golf, traveling, and attending PULSE Happy Hours.

    What AJ says about PULSE: 

    'What PULSE means to me:  PULSE provides an opportunity for young professionals to meet new, interesting, and amazing people who’s path’s they may never have crossed.  Although my reason for joining PULSE was to develop employment opportunities, which has not happened YET, I have developed incredible and cherished friendships.'



  • Past Members of the Month

    April 2013: Ed Banks, Founder & CEO, Banks Wealth Management LLC
    October 2012: Priya Pershad, Sales Operations Rep, Covidien
    July 2012: Trip Sanders, Business Coordinator, Junior Achievement of Southwest New England
    June 2012: Emily Granelli, Director of Development & Communications at BHcare
    May 2012: Rob Hartman, Founder & CEO, ConnectionText
    April 2012: Lou Mangini, Congressional Aide, Labor Liaison; Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro
    March 2012: Janine Oliva, Corporate Sales Manager, The Study at Yale
    February 2012: Chris Traester, Charter Oak Insurance
    November 2011: Amanda Brown, CT Rideworks
    October 2011: Christina Andriotis, Yale University
    September 2011: Shawn Goulet, Milione & MacBroom Inc.
    August 2011: Caitlin Genovese, Courtyart Marriott Orange
    July 2011: Caitlin Boyles, Poise Inc.
    June 2011: Oliver Collins, Groove Magazine