Home Commentary

Commentary

Five Questions With: Christopher Bilotti

Boston Realty Advisors, an independent commercial real estate brokerage and advisory firm, recently announced its expansion into Rhode Island. The firm, based in Boston,...

Five Questions With: Carlos Fernandes

Our telecommuting, constantly mobile world means getting more and more done on the go, especially in business. Carlos Fernandes is a project specialist with...

Five Questions With: Stephen J. White

Stephen J. White has held the position of president and CEO of Westerly Community Credit Union for the last 19 of his 39 years...

Five Questions With: Dr. Thomas Mancini

Known for his medical missionary work and as the founder of Clinics of Hope, Dr. Thomas Mancini has been dividing his time between his...

Five Questions With: Miki Ohlsen

Miki Ohlsen is the artistic director the Newport-based contemporary ballet company Island Moving Company, a position she has held since its inception in 1982....
Megan Fisher has resided in Rhode Island for 17 years, leading the Roger Williams Park Conservancy since January 2018. She has a master’s degree in museum studies from Brown University and a certificate in nonprofit management and leadership from Tufts University. / PBN PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

Being mission-focused but adaptable in execution creates best outcomes

Megan Fischer | Roger Williams Park Conservancy executive directorAn influential mentor early in my nonprofit career instilled in her team the importance of holding...

Don’t bank on UnitedHealth’s profitable present

UnitedHealthGroup Inc. is doing great. America’s largest health insurer released first-quarter results April 16 that beat analysts’ expectations, and it raised full-year earnings guidance....

Expand access to early-childhood education

To the Editor:While I was pleased to see that the number of kids in Rhode Island who are living in poverty has gone down,...

Can Providence be a two-paper town?

The Boston Globe is not messing around. It has launched the backbone of a Rhode Island newsroom and created a buzz among business and...
BUSINESS EXPANSION: Thomas Hoagland, executive director of the Providence Business Loan Fund, speaks with Kathy Cosentino, assistant director for business development. 
 / PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Five Questions With Thomas Hoagland

5Q: Thomas Hoagland | Executive director, Providence Business Loan Fund1. How many active loans does PBLF have, and what are they worth collectively?...
- Featured Event -

Latest News