Two Rhode Island companies made Brand Finance’s Most Valuable Brand list released this week, with CVS Health Corp. ranking 24th highest, a two-spot slip from last year, and Citizens Financial Group unchanged over the year at 386th.
Michael J. Knipper is an executive vice president of property strategy at Citizens Bank. Knipper is heading the company’s development project of a new, 420,000-square-foot corporate campus on 123 acres of land in Johnston.
The John E. Fogarty Building. 1968-2017. A procession of kazoo-playing mourners gathered in front of the Rhode Island Convention Center on Friday to honor not a person – but the John E. Fogarty Memorial Building, which is being demolished to make way for a hotel.
The renovation of a pair of buildings at the corner of Weybosset and Mathewson streets has entered a final stage, according to the developer, which is marketing the available commercial spaces for leasing.
The historic neighborhood, The Point, in Newport recently had its highest residential sale in two years. The Bigelow Carriage House, at 79 Second St., sold for $1.68 million, according to a news release.