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Family Business
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Family has a special meaning for us at Arpin Group. Founded in 1900 by my great-grandfather in Providence, our primary business at the time was delivering coal and ice. Today, still based in Rhode Island, we have become a global leader in … more
Regan Heating and Air Conditioning has formed a partnership with Sarasota, Fla.-based One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning, part of the Direct Energy brand family, the company announced Monday. more
As president of the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, I have been invited into hundreds of businesses in all parts of the state. Chamber members have been extremely generous in sharing their stories and confiding how they shake off their … more
Laura Kevghas is president of XPX New England, an organization of professionals with a mission to improve management succession and business exits. more
Ruben D. Ogando and his brother Reymond were born in the Dominican Republic, where their mother made them learn to tailor growing up. Thirty-three years ago, Reymond started a tailoring and laundromat company in Providence. Ruben, who first … 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
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
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