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CHERYL MERCHANT is president and CEO of Hope Global and board chair for the Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce. /

Hope Global CEO finds strength in Chamber ties

Cheryl Merchant is no novice to manufacturing or its woes. She’s been in the business for more than 20 years, and now she is...

Verizon, Cox in national DiversityInc Top 50

Verizon Communications ranks sixth nationwide, and Cox Communications ranks 25th, in DiversityInc magazine’s 2007 Top 50 Companies for Diversity, announced yesterday.Verizon, which...

Patricia Zacks is named Pawtucket Foundation’s<br> 2007 Person of the Year

PAWTUCKET – Patricia S. Zacks has been named the winner of one of two 2007 Pawtucket Foundation Persons of the Year Awards. She was selected...

Ivy Film Festival partners with OSTN

PROVIDENCE – The Ivy Film Festival today announced it has renewed its partnership with the Open Student Television Network.The Ivy Film Festival is now...
STAYING FOCUSED: Bryant University students are engaged in an information resources technology class, in the George E. Bello Center for Information and Technology. /

Students staying away from IT majors

It is common knowledge that technology jobs took a hard hit after the dot-com crash and the Y2K scare. But today those events, along...

Brown team developing new tools for thought

Brown University scientists who study the brain are conducting groundbreaking research that could eventually yield significant medical advances.About 100 Brown faculty members are part...

E.B. fitness center is a long-term investment

If the $130,000 that Electric Boat has invested in a wellness/fitness center at Quonset Point helps to prevent just eight employees from having a...

New England Tech bachelor’s program<br> targets auto service managers

Keri Mello always keeps applications for service managers on file, because “there’s always a need for service managers.”But that need doesn’t necessarily stem...

GRRLs love technology, too

The sixth annual GRRL Tech – an interactive technology expo designed for high school sophomore and junior girls and their teachers – ...

Proposed child care cuts</br> would hurt R.I. work force

It’s difficult to imagine a better return on a public investment than the positive outcomes that have been achieved for children, working parents and...
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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