PBN Award Winners

A staffing agency built on trust


2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: | $5m - $25M 4. Available Staffing Network LLCCEO (or equivalent): Danilo Reyes, founder and president 2018 Revenue: $5,877,340 2016 Revenue: $4,031,590 Revenue...

BayCoast expands 
reach into Ocean State

2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: $75M and above 2. BayCoast BankCEO (or equivalent): Nicholas M. Christ 2018 Revenue: $86,110,000 2016 Revenue: $62,219,000 Revenue growth: 38.4%BAYCOAST BANK is...

Family is crucial in making Gem shine


2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: $25m - $75M 4. Gem Plumbing and Heating Services LLCCEO (or equivalent): Eddy Gemma, Larry Gemma and Leonard Gemma, presidents 2018...
A MODEL COMPANY: Thomas Steere, a 3D computer-aided design specialist, left, and his mother, Patricia Steere, president of Steere Engineering Inc., display a virtual-reality rendering of the Mount Hope Bridge, and a computer-aided design model of the Sumner Tunnel in Boston, in the firm’s Warwick office.
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Displaying ingenuity in virtual reality

2019 PBN Innovative Companies: Architecture, Construction & Engineering Steere Engineering Inc.STEERE ENGINEERING INC. has a way to manage bridges via 3D virtual reality. Before stepping...
MEETING OF MINDS: Vertikal6 CEO Rick Norberg, right, with applications developer James Green and senior consultant Meredith Carroll.
PBN PHOTO/DAVE HANSEN

Vertikal6 putting own stamp on an industry

2019 PBN Innovative Companies: IT Services Vertikal6WHEN CEO RICK NORBERG renamed and rebranded his information technology consulting firm to become Vertikal6 back in 2016,...
UP-CLOSE LOOK: From left, Sensata Technologies Inc. design engineer Jonas Bautista, General Manager Andrew Forti and Engineering Director Frank Sienkiewicz discuss wireless sensors. 
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Positioned to capitalize on change

2019 PBN Innovative Companies: TechnologySensata Technologies Inc.Sensata Technologies Inc. in Attleboro knows how to change with the times.Starting as a jewelry metal supplier...

For food importer, a natural focus

2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: | $5m - $25M 3. Belgravia Imports Inc.CEO (or equivalent): Mark Travers 2018 Revenue: $6,336,794 2016 Revenue: $4,119,380 Revenue growth: 53.8%MIDDLETOWN-BASED Belgravia...

Hotel developer looksto build on opportunities

2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: $25m - $75M 5. Lafrance Hospitality Corp.CEO (or equivalent): Richard Lafrance 2018 Revenue: $62,559,578 2016 Revenue: $50,165,176 Revenue growth: 24.7%Lafrance Hospitality Corp. began...

Expansion, aquisitions ensuring lasting success

2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: $75M and above 4. BankNewportCEO (or equivalent): Sandra J. Pattie, CEO and president 2018 Revenue: $85,631,551 2016 Revenue: $66,528,437 Revenue growth: 28.7%BANKNEWPORT MARKED...
PLANNING AHEAD: Nate Fiske, right, Case Snow Management Inc. regional director of operations, and shop foreman Ken Maynard equip one of the company’s trucks with a tablet loaded with Case’s management software.
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Case taking industry by storm

2019 PBN Fastest Growing Companies: $25m - $75M 1. Case Snow Management Inc.CEO (or equivalent): Jason Case 2018 Revenue: $42,241,933 2016 Revenue: $19,955,219 Revenue growth: 111.7%WHEN WINTER...
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