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Frustrated Hartford Tech Entrepreneur Heads To California

Frustrated Hartford Tech Entrepreneur Heads To California

A Hartford entrepreneur, dissatisfied with what he sees as Connecticut's sparse high-tech environment, is relocating his start-up to Silicon Valley.

Wayne Vaughan, CEO and co-founder of Tierion, said his headed to Mountain View, Calif., to be near giants such as Facebook and Google and a rich community of investors and workers immersed in high-tech development, finance and research.

"I've got to go to the place that offers the talent and culture that supports a tech company," he said. "You can't be a tuna fisherman in Oklahoma."

Tierion, which was established in 2015, offers blockchain technology, which provides the...

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