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In Their Own Words

"WE ARE a niche company that is highly automated. Proximity to the large financial centers has no bearing on our research, performance, products or purpose," said Michael Heller, president of Woonsocket-based Veribanc. /

Five Questions With: Michael Heller

Woonsocket is home to the nationally known bank-rating company Veribanc Inc. Suffice it to say that Veribanc’s president, Michael Heller, and his staff have...

Five Questions With: J. Michael Vittoria

For almost five years, the Rhode Island Business Group on Health, a coalition of about 75 companies of all sizes, has been delving into...
Our grants and fundraising support shrunk, but the need
for services
has increased. /

Saunders to head Big Sisters of Rhode Island

Deborah Saunders has been appointed executive director for Big Sisters of Rhode Island. Saunders has more than 15 years experience in senior management for...
"THE PROPAGATION of online banking and ATMs as well as the extension of the work day for employees beyond 'business hours' has become universally accepted," said Atrion Chief Technology Officer Chris Poe. /

Five Questions With: Chris Poe

Warwick-based Atrion Networking Corp., a provider of information technology and managed services, is partnering with Middlesex Savings Bank to organize an informational forum on...
Gordon /

Brown retooling Web site to promote licensing

Five months ago, Katherine Gordon joined Brown University as managing director of the Technology Ventures Office, charged with boosting the university’s role in developing,...
I taught at community colleges because that is where the action is. /

Becker to head St. Joseph’s nursing school

David Becker has been named director of the St. Joseph’s School of Nursing. Becker served for more than 20 years as a military nurse...
"THE COMPANIES that use our software have a leg up and are more likely to stay in business," said Custom Flow Solutions LLC principal Hanaan Rosenthal. /

Five Questions With: Hanaan Rosenthal

Hanaan Rosenthal is founder and principal of Custom Flow Solutions LLC, a media software and consulting firm in Providence. Rosenthal, who is also president...
"WE HAVE seen an increase in membership in the Financial Planning Association of Rhode Island despite the economic downturn and recent market turmoil," said Jenny Andersson, new president of the Financial Planners Association of Rhode Island. /

Five Questions With: Jenny Andersson

Jenny Andersson was elected the new president of the Financial Planners Association of Rhode Island last month. She began her financial-services career in Paris...
Adult day services can make aging at home a reality. /

Merkle to lead St. Elizabeth initiatives

Roberta Merkle has been named to the newly created position of executive vice president of strategic initiatives at Saint Elizabeth Community. Merkle served for...
YVES SIMONS is general manager of Umicore Indium Products. /

Five Questions With: Yves Simons

Yves Simons is general manager of Umicore Indium Products, a maker of thin-film products that is based at The Steel Yard in Providence.PBN: What...
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