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Small Business
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It’s that time of year again. The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Rhode Island office is seeking nominations for the 2016 National Small Business Person of the Year and Exporter of the Year, among several other awards. more
Small companies in the U.S. see wage growth slowing in coming months after 23 percent said in August that they recently boosted worker compensation. more
Rhode Island ranked last among the states and the District of Columbia for employment growth among women-owned businesses between 1997 and 2015, and also ranked second to last for combined economic clout, according to a report from American Express OPEN. more
Shane Hauck has been selling his own versions of apple butter and sweet and spicy jalapeno ketchup through his startup, Clean Cuisine & Classy Creation Foods, for the past year. Hauck, 21, of Providence, started the business as a … more
Maplewood Farm, a three-season business since 1950, is a family affair and the owner wants to keep it that way. Owner Judith A. Carvalho inherited the 37-acre Portsmouth farm from her father, Manuel, who died suddenly in 1988. She works … more
NEWPORT – Erin Donovan-Boyle has been appointed executive director of the Newport County Chamber of Commerce. The board of directors unanimously approved Donovan-Boyle's appointment on a recommendation from the nine-member search … more
BOSTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration has made low-interest Economic Injury Disaster Loans available for Massachusetts small businesses and nonprofits impacted by last winter's historic snowfall and freezing temperatures. Up to … more
BOSTON – Drizly, the creator of a mobile app that allows users to order alcohol to be delivered from liquor stores, announced a $13 million Series A funding round, Boston Business Journal reported last week. According to the newspaper's … more
From an early age, the glimmer of vintage jewelry captured Loren Barham's attention, but the link between artistry and entrepreneurship wasn't always clear to her. "My aunt gave me a little jewelry-making kit when I was 12, with natural … more
Ann Marie Fillion always had an affinity for both numbers and people – those two interests have translated into a career that transcends the typical accountant's role in business. Born in East Providence, Fillion, 55, started out as a … more
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