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Monday, November 19, 2018

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PLAN AHEAD: PBN 2018 Cybersecurity Summit panelists Cindy Lepore, client executive, business insurance, for Marsh & McClennan Agency, and Larry Selnick, director of treasury and payment solutions at Webster Bank, talk about the importance of having a plan in place to handle data breaches, especially when it comes to loss of finances.
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Develop a ‘playbook’ to curb data breaches

Some of your business’s sensitive data is already compromised and more of it likely will be, as the demand for information gleaned from illicit...

Don’t wait for a hack to fight cyberthreats

Still think you are too busy, or too small, to focus on cyberthreats to your business?Consider this sobering data from Francesca Spidalieri, senior fellow...
TEXTRON REPORTED A $563 million profit in the third quarter, largely due to the $410 million post-tax gain from selling its Tools & Test Equipment product line. / COURTESY TEXTRON

Textron Q3 profit jumps on product line sale, revenue declines

PROVIDENCE – Textron Inc. reported a $563 million net income for the third quarter, or $2.26 per diluted share, a 254 percent increase from...
IN ITS FIFTH CONSECUTIVE MONTH OF DECLINE, the Rhode Island seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell 0.1 percentage points to 3.9 percent in September per the R.I. Dept. of Labor and Training. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND TRAINING

Slow, steady decline in unemployment stretches into September

PROVIDENCE – Continuing its slow and steady decline, the Rhode Island seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell 0.1 percentage points to 3.9 percent in September,...

New law holds further ID theft protection for elders

PROVIDENCE – R.I. Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin has announced a new layer of protection aimed at reducing the numbers of elder identity theft...

Five Questions With: Justin Marshall

Justin Marshall, a digital marketing specialist with Brave River Solutions in Warwick, spoke to Providence Business News about search engine optimization, or SEO, and...

Pell Center to host cybersecurity half-day conference Oct. 17

NEWPORT – The Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy at Salve Regina University will host a National Cyber-Security Awareness Month event on...

EforAll South Coast names winners of Healthy Community pitch contest

FALL RIVER – Business-accelerator group EforAll South Coast has named the winners of its recent Healthy Community pitch contest, in which judges heard from...

Tech Collective to celebrate 10 years of Women in Tech...

PROVIDENCE – Tech Collective will celebrate 10 years of its Women in Tech programs on Tuesday, Oct. 23, with an interactive keynote speech and...

Tech Collective announces 2018 Tech10 Award winners

PROVIDENCE – Eighteen individuals will be honored by Tech Collective with 2018 Tech10 Awards, the technology association announced Tuesday.Victor Fay-Wolfe, a computer scientist at...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

Crowne Plaza, Warwick
8am–11am