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5Q: Carlos E. Tobon
R.I. state representative, D-Pawtucket Co-chair, R.I. House of Representatives American Rescue Plan Act Task Force / PBN PHOTO/ELIZABETH GRAHAM

Five Questions With: Carlos E. Tobon

Carlos E. Tobon R.I. state representative, D-Pawtucket Co-chair, R.I. House of Representatives American Rescue Plan Act Task Force 1. What should be the primary focus of...
Bruce Newbury

Committed to serve

Stories of heroes in food service continue to come to the forefront. Two such incidents happened in the same week. On Veterans Day, Nov. 11,...
FASHION ON DISPLAY: Leather bags and suitcases surround former Lotuff Leather executives Lindy McDonough, left, and Ellen McNulty-Brown in this photo taken in 2016. / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Lotuff Leather

(published Dec. 16, 2016) YEAR ESTABLISHED: 2011 TYPE OF BUSINESS: Leather goods THEN: OWNERS: Joe and Rick Lotuff LOCATION: 1 Sims Ave., Providence EMPLOYEES: 18 ANNUAL SALES: WND NOW: OWNERS: Joe...
SERIOUS WORK: For Michael Mancini, owner of American Muscle Car Restorations in North Kingstown, pictured here in 2018, restoring cars began as a family hobby that has turned into a full-time career.
/ PBN FILE PHOTO/RUPERT WHITELEY

American Muscle Car Restorations Inc.

(published July 20, 2018) YEAR ESTABLISHED: 2010 TYPE OF BUSINESS: Vintage car restoration THEN: OWNER: Michael Mancini LOCATION: 65 Foliage Drive, North Kingstown EMPLOYEES: 17 ANNUAL SALES: $2 million NOW: OWNER:...
Karina Holyoak Wood

Catalyzing the big power of small business

Five years ago, Jhonny Leyva, of Heroica Construction in Providence, was one of 30 Rhode Island small-business owners enrolled in the first cohort of...
SNAPPED UP: Warehouse space is hard to come by lately, and that was illustrated by this recently completed flex building at the Quonset Business Park in North Kingstown. The space has already been leased by two businesses that will use the building for warehousing and other purposes. / PBN PHOTO/ELIZABETH GRAHAM

Companies on desperate search for warehouses

Businesses looking for a warehouse in Rhode Island might be searching for a long time because the exploding growth of online retail has spurred...

Walsh earns Bob Cioe Award from North Kingstown Chamber for community...

AMY WALSH, executive director of commercial banking in Rhode Island for JPMorgan Chace & Co., was recently awarded the Bob Cioe Award from the...

Kids’ sports hold lessons for business

Watching a kids ballgame can provide a mini life lesson for observers. The takeaway also applies to business. Astute observers can learn a lot...

Dress for Success: The tuxedo is again proving to be timeless

Although some Americans believe that the tuxedo was originated by financier James Brown Potter, who was one of the many American aristocrats attending the...

High school internships offer employers advantages

There has never been a better time for employers to recruit and develop a broader, more diverse talent pool than now. The new reality...

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