Kristie Costa has been appointed hospitality job coach at the Rhode Island Hospitality Education Foundation, where she will work with candidates to help them prepare for careers in the hospitality industry.
Josh Bloom has been promoted to supervisor in the accounting and auditing department at BlumShapiro, where he will provide audit services, supervise fieldwork and oversee staff accountants during engagements.
Winifred E. Brownell, dean of arts and sciences at the University of Rhode Island, recently received the Dream Maker Award from the Rhode Island Film & TV Office during a red-carpet gala on March 2 at the Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence.
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