Wednesday, July 24, 2024


Vol. 39 No. 4 - Providence Business News

Featured & Hot Topics


Vintage finds for people and their pets

When naming the online brand that would eventually become her brick-and-mortar business, Christine Francis looked to her pets – Carmen, a calico cat, and...

Something New

Tasty mushrooms with health benefits

With interest in natural health supplements on the rise in recent years, Hope Parish and Kyleen Keenan noticed a gap among offerings in their...


Pipeline grows wider for trained cannabis workers

The legalization of cannabis for recreational use in Rhode Island is giving new meaning to the term “green jobs.” There are no more than...

It's Personal

Big Blue Bug Solutions CEO named Small Business Person of the Year

BRIAN GOLDMAN, CEO of Providence-based Big Blue Bug Solutions, was recently named the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Small Business Person of the Year. Goldman...