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PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS' home page now includes a new emphasis on each week's print edition, while each story allows readers to purchase a bypass link to share the story with nonsubscribers.

PBN updates home page to highlight print edition stories, rich media,...

PROVIDENCE – Providence Business News has updated the PBN.com home page to emphasize each week’s print edition and the many stories it contains, as...
RHODE ISLAND construction employment rose 1.1 percent year over year to 18,500 in April, ranking No. 36 in the country and No. 5 in New England. / PBN FILE PHOTO/ MICHAEL SALERNO

AGCA: R.I. April construction employment growth No. 36 in U.S.

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island construction employment increased 1.1 percent year over year in April, an increase of 200 jobs to 18,500, seasonally adjusted, according...

UHIP software update postponed to June

PROVIDENCE — A software upgrade for the Unified Health Infrastructure Project planned for May 19 has been postponed until June “to ensure a quality...
AS220 LAUNCHED A $5 million fundraising “All Access Campaign” to raise money for improvements to its Empire Street location in Providence. / PBN PHOTO/CHRIS BERGENHEIM

AS220 launches $5M fundraising campaign for building improvements

PROVIDENCE – AS220 has begun its $5 million “All Access Campaign” to raise capital for upcoming improvements to its Empire Street property.The money will...
RHODE ISLAND has the highest April unemployment in New England, tied with Connecticut at 4.5 percent. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/LUKE SHARRETT

BLS: R.I. tied with Conn. for highest April unemployment in N.E.

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island tied with Connecticut for the highest unemployment rate in New England at 4.5 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of...

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Sixteen applicants are vying for shares of $20M Rhode Island hopes...

Is the future of Rhode Island employment in microgreens? Or is it in super-fast, quantum computers, innovative new materials or promising cancer treatments?How does the state weed through multiple proposals for funds to help grow young companies, and identify the ones most likely to yield high-growth, high-salaried jobs that will remain in Rhode Island and not be transferred to...

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Four Ways to Start a Successful ERP Journey

ERP is hard, expensive, and risky. Most companies need it and many companies dread it. Fortunately, the last several years have brought with them a...

A Paper Company on the Cutting Edge

When Atlantic Paper & Supply opened its doors in 1948, the world of paper supplies and janitorial products was a very different landscape. There...

Creating Value Through Process Improvement – Part 2

Prioritizing Improvements Part Two of Two-Part Series In Part 1 of this editorial, we looked at how to set goals for your process improvement initiatives. This month, we...

People on the Move

Sansiveri Promotes David Lieng to Supervisor

The accounting firm of Sansiveri, Kimball & Co, LLP is pleased to announce the promotion of David Lieng, CPA to Supervisor. David will manage...

Poyant names Chris Walsh, Field Services Supervisor

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — Poyant, a New Bedford sign manufacturer and branding specialist serving local, regional and national organizations, has named Chris Walsh, Field...

Poyant names Zach DaCosta, Energy Efficiency Consultant

NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — Poyant, a New Bedford sign manufacturer and branding specialist serving local, regional and national organizations, has named Zach DaCosta, Energy...

Press Releases

IMAJ ASSOCIATES LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE AND WINS INTERNATIONAL AWARD FOR IT

Richmond, RI (May 16, 2018)— It is with immense pride that Imaj Associates, Inc. announces that it has been named the winner of a...

International Customer Care Center Comes to Rhode Island and it’s all about People to...

With a newly expanded facility in East Greenwich, Rhode Island and newly appointed Leadership, DEWETRON Inc, one of Rhode Island’s quietly growing small businesses...

StrategicPoint Names Two New Partners

PROVIDENCE, April 30, 2018 – StrategicPoint Investment Advisors, LLC, an independent Registered Investment Advisor, announced the promotion of Richard J. Anzelone and Derek M....

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