GRAY CHYNOWETH (COO, SilverTech): Two years ago, SilverTech had 40 to 50 employees. Now we have 60 to 70.
TEDD BENSON (founder, Bensonwood Builders): We took a big hit in the recession but we're back strong.
PETER CHASE (founder, Scribe Software): We had about 70 employees a few years ago. We have over a hundred today.
CHYNOWETH: Businesses like mine see how Maggie Hassan keeps this economy moving.
MARY COLLINS (former director, NH Small Business Development Center): She's controlled spending and she's balanced the budget.
ANNOUNCER: And CNBC named New Hampshire the most business-friendly state in the country.
HASSAN: I'm Maggie Hassan and I approve this message, because we need to show Washington how we get things done in New Hampshire.