March 24, 2017

Hartford Courant:
State Employees Launch Battle Against 96 Bills at Friday Hearing

“State employees launched a major battle Friday against 96 bills that they say will hurt workers by cutting their benefits or changing collective bargaining. But Republicans and some moderate Democrats said they were simply pushing common-sense reforms to regain control of the state's exploding pension costs at a time when the projected budget deficit for the next fiscal year is $1.7 billion...”

Rob Kavaler

Rob joined GPS in June 2014, and brings his knowledge of graphic design, photography, social media and other digital media to the firm. Before joining the team, Rob worked as a freelancer for various businesses and organizations in the Greater Hartford area including The Open Hearth Association, Charter Oak Cultural Center, Center for Higher Education Retention Excellence (CHERE) and the West Hartford Summer Arts Festival. Kavaler has designed logos, event programs, brochures, newsletters, posters and other collateral materials. He has photographed events including news conferences, public hearings, concerts, theatrical performances and dance showcases. As a creative person he is always looking for a new challenge, enjoys working closely with clients and strives for the best quality in his work. Rob graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University with a B.A. in Visual Arts, with a concentration in Digital Art & Design and a minor in Communication.