PBN Staff Writer
She could have been a lawyer or entered government service or journalism. But two years in a middle school classroom convinced Heather Tow-Yick that she would focus on a career in education.
A professional skater, an entrepreneur, a founder and executive director, Carolyn Drumm – with a little inspiration from Oprah Winfrey – is sharing her passion with those less fortunate.
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More than 200 women – and a handful of men – attended the Providence Business News Business Women Summit on Leadership and Entrepreneurship on Thursday, leaving with insights from two panels that they planned to apply in their work and lives.
Helping organizations grow by building on their strengths is Marcia Cone’s forte.
Beating a life-threatening illness led Lisa J. Raiola to launch a culinary incubator on Oct. 3 that is breathing new life into not only her career but the careers of 30 startup entrepreneurs.
PBN Web EditorTwitter: @loristabile
Embolden, a digital-communications group, has been acquired by New Jersey-based Crown Philanthropic Solutions, which specializes in philanthropic technology.
By Ambereen ChoudhuryBloomberg News
At Fidelity Investments, like Banco Santander SA, decades of preparation and an heiress effect helped propel a woman to the top job for the first time.