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JENNIFER BOGUTT, right, started Jenn Lee Design in 2003 after working in New York in design, advertising and marketing.  /

A young firm with New York flair

The story of Jenn Lee Design Co., an East Greenwich-based advertising, marketing and public relations firm, is largely the story of the woman who...
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Checkbooks getting used less and less

James DeRentis has difficulty remembering the last time he pulled out his checkbook and actually filled in a check. If he buys something, he puts...

Andera adds partner to create fuller online product

Andera Inc., a Providence-based firm marketing technology that enables banking customers to open new accounts online, last week announced it has formed a strategic...
QUAKER FABRICS President and CEO Larry Liebenow has been forced to preside over the slow demise of the company, which today filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.  /

Quaker Fabric files for Ch. 11 protection

FALL RIVER – Quaker Fabric Corp. (Nasdaq: QFAB) today announced that it and subsidiary Quaker Fabric Corp. of Fall River have filed voluntary petitions...
MONTHLY EMPLOYMENT figures for Rhode Island for July 2006 to July 2007. /

R.I. adds jobs for 6th straight record

CRANSTON - Rhode Island continued to add to its record number of jobs in July, gaining 200 payroll jobs to bring the total to...

RIDOT receives recognition for PR efforts

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Transportation received five national communications awards from the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials at the National...

Verizon profit rises as wireless customers increase

Verizon Communications Inc., the second-biggest U.S. phone company, said quarterly profit rose on an increase in mobile-phone subscribers, and its wireless unit agreed to...

GAO asks for lender controls at U.S. Education Dept.

The U.S. Education Department has no oversight in place to monitor financial arrangements between colleges and lenders and has tried only twice in 20...

OSHA seeks $39,000 in fines from Mass. firm

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced last Tuesday that it is proposing an additional $39,200 in fines against...

RIHTA names state’s restaurant good neighbors

Chef John Philcox of Café Zelda in Newport and Lombardi’s 1025 Club of Johnston have been honored by the R.I. Hospitality and Tourism Association...

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