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Ocean State Healthcare names Charest new CEO and chief operating officer

PROVIDENCE – Richard R. Charest has been named CEO and chief operating officer of Ocean State Healthcare, the parent organization for Ocean State Urgent...

4 N.E. companies resolve alleged chemical reporting violations with EPA

PROVIDENCE – Atlantic Footcare in North Smithfield, Smith & Wesson in Springfield, Mass., Masters Machine Co. in Round Pond, Maine, and Bath Iron Works in...
IN A STUDY, Rhode Island ranked No. 14 for the most prepared state in the country to face natural disasters. / COURTESY GOLD EAGLE

Report: R.I. ranked No. 14 most prepared state for natural disasters

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island ranked as the No. 14 most-prepared state nationwide to face life-threatening weather, in a report released by Gold Eagle last week.The company...
ACCORDING TO A survey by UMass Dartmouth professors, companies are not providing adequate cyber security awareness and training for their employees.

UMass Dartmouth survey finds human cybersecurity awareness lacking at companies nationwide

DARTMOUTH - A survey conducted by University of Massachusetts Dartmouth professors found that companies are not providing enough training for their employees on cybersafety,...
THE R.I. DIVISION of Public Utilities and Carriers has found “insufficient cause” to revisit the docking questions raised by the town of New Shoreham over the proposed facility at Old Harbor for Rhode Island Fast Ferry. / COURTESY RHODE ISLAND FAST FERRY

DPUC denies attempt to revisit Block Island Fast Ferry dock issue,...

WARWICK – The long-running dispute between a company wanting to add seasonal ferry service to Block Island, and the town of New Shoreham and...

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Matt Brown wants R.I.’s governor to focus less on business interests...

Matt Brown, a longtime activist for social, educational and environmental causes, wants to bring that mission to the top level of state government next year.The former secretary of state says he’s mounting a primary challenge against Gov. Gina M. Raimondo because of what he thinks she represents – a corporate-backed government that benefits business interests over regular Rhode Islanders.“The...

Branded Content

What Three Questions do Successful Leaders Ask?

A second-generation family business owner recently asked a question that I think is quite common in the middle market. In many respects, it gets...

Enhancing the Connectivity of Healthcare

As populations around the country continue to age, the need for healthcare services that reflect the changing desires of patients to age in place...

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...

People on the Move

EY NAMES RICK BATES, CEO OF SINGLECARE SERVICES, LLC, AS AN ENTREPRENEUR OF THE...

EY has announced that Rick Bates of SingleCare Services, LLC, the Boston-based provider of consumer savings on pharmacy and other health services, has received...

Jonathan Cook Joins Sayer, Regan & Thayer in Newport

The Newport (RI) law firm of Sayer, Regan & Thayer, LLP is pleased to announce that Jonathan Cook has joined the firm as an...

Bryson Promoted to Chief Philanthropy Officer at Saint Elizabeth Community

Erica Bryson has been promoted to Chief Philanthropy Officer at Saint Elizabeth Community. She was hired in 2012 as Senior Philanthropy Officer, and has...

Press Releases

BankNewport Celebrates Opening of First Providence Branch

PROVIDENCE, RI (July 6, 2018) – BankNewport celebrated the opening of its first Providence branch at 55 Dorrance Street with an official ribbon cutting...

O’Neil Outar Named RISD’s Vice President for Institutional Engagement

(Providence, Rhode Island) July 03, 2018 – After an extensive international search, O’Neil A.S. Outar joined Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) in January...

“PowerDocks Wins 2018 Electric & Hybrid Marine Industry Innovation of the Year Award”

Newport, RI / Fall River, MA – PowerDocks, LLC announces the winning of the Electric & Hybrid Marine Industry acclaimed Innovation of Year Award...

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