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Location no barrier to getting the best hires

The secret behind the rapid growth of Drupal Connect, a Web-development firm headquartered in Newport, is “the willingness to hire the best talent, the...

Relationships spur growth after industry setbacks

Robert E. Nickerson, president of commercial real estate firm Stone Tower Properties, appreciates the designation of one of the fastest-growing companies in Rhode Island,...

Matching people with positions, done right

The staff-recruitment agency – based in Providence but serving all of southern New England – is one of the fastest-growing companies in Rhode Island....
NICE VIEW: Peregrine Property Management principals Jeffrey P. Spratt, left, and Brendan C. Kane sit atop the tallest building at Rumford Center in East Providence, one of the many properties the firm manages. / PBN PHOTO/BRIAN MCDONALD

Market niche, talent driving firms growth

If you were to ask Jeffrey P. Spratt of Peregrine Property Management to describe his ideal business climate, today’s economy would not be on...

Flexibility wins the day for design-build firm

Partners Peter Crump and Matt Dempsey have watched their company, Site Specific LLC, grow by leaps and bounds since they first launched the venture...

Reputation, planning help this IT firm soar

Focused on information technology staffing, both permanent and contract, Bridge Technical Solutions is among the Top 15 Fastest-Growing Companies in the state. James Wright...

Tech changes present whole new arena at NBI

In speaking about his company’s four-year growth spurt, Narragansett Bay Insurance Co. CEO Todd Hart compares the advancement to that of a child. “From...

Employees key to Carousel Industries’ continued growth

Jeff Gardner, CEO of Carousel Industries, is a busy man. Trying to get him on the phone or via email is tricky. Once you...

Brewing co.’s strength: its marketing methods

The website for Narragansett Brewing Co. is short on some of the usual corporate content. Instead of the usual stuff, you’ll find it loaded...

Finding new niches to serve and excel within

In 2009, Coventry-based Preventure Wellness Solutions reached a turning point. Approached by a billion-dollar corporation to improve the overall wellness of its workforce, CEO...
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