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Family Business
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Laura Kevghas is president of XPX New England, an organization of professionals with a mission to improve management succession and business exits. more
Precision is paramount at South County Artificial Limb & Brace Co., a South Kingstown-based firm that provides custom design and fabrication of orthotics and prosthetics. Joshua R. James, clinical director, is the second-generation owner of … more
Whenever Tracey Beck wants to be reminded of the skill of the workforce she manages, she can walk into a newly renovated Starbucks or a Dunkin' Donuts. The shiny-smooth, stone countertops, over which the lattes and decafs are served, are … more
Mike Moffitt and his father, Dennis, began their small, family-owned commercial and residential painting company, Dennis Moffitt Painting, in 2003 as equal partners. When his father retired in 2011, with the help of a well-executed … more
Sisters Alexis Devine and Mona Devine Kronholm are trying to spread good health through one of Providence's newest businesses: Devine City Cycle. The indoor cycling fitness studio on West Fountain Street is a conduit for the sisters to … more
Ever notice the perforated metal lining the glass door of your microwave oven? That's just one of the common parts for products Ferguson Perforating of Providence manufactures. Keeping a low profile and doing business with clients mostly … more
Inside the Ocean State Job Lot store in Pawtucket, Joe Auger flipped through a sales flier. He was on the hunt for an outdoor extension cord, the one advertised at $15 for 25 feet. One aisle over, his wife, Susan, found a gift for their … more
Harry Adler remembers eating lunch one day in 1987 when he started reading a story profiling a company called The Home Depot in the trade magazine Hardware Age. "I continued both reading and eating, but it ended up being more reading than … more
For nearly 35 years, Alexander's Uniforms has rolled with the changes in medical-uniform retailing. The company purchased by Joan and Michael Gentili in 1980 first moved from downtown Providence to the retail center of Warwick, then it took … more