Martin Keen, Focal Upright Furniture founder, has captured the public’s imagination for an unconventional product by solving a personal design dilemma once before. Today, he runs a company that makes office workstations that allow workers to stand, a feature that has been touted for its productivity and health benefits.
Cars or nuts? When Peter Kaloostian arrived in Rhode Island from his native Armenia in the early 20th century, he was advised to stake out a future in one of those two then-high-growth, emerging markets.
Getting a message out quickly – whether it’s a school closing due to a snowstorm, a lockdown because of a threat to public safety or a physician checking the results of a patient’s lab test – has become a global priority in the 21st century.
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.