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Public benefits, corporate burdens: Is a benefit corporation right for you?

Thirty-three states, including Rhode Island, allow a for-profit entity to form as a benefit corporation in lieu of a traditional corporation. The downside is...
MIKE RAIA will build out a new public relations and strategic consulting firm, Nail[PR] at Nail Communications. / COURTESY NAIL[PR]

Raia named managing partner of new firm at Nail Communications

PROVIDENCE – Mike Raia, former communications director for Gov. Gina M. Raimondo, is starting a new public relations and strategic consulting firm Nail under...
RACE VILLAGE: Crowds gather in Newport for the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in May 2015. The 2017-2018 race stopover marked the second time Newport served as the sole North American locale to host the around-the-world yacht race. In the first week, the race village at Fort Adams State Park saw more than 40,000 ­visitors. / COURTESY VOLVO OCEAN RACE/MARC BOW

Marketing and sailing rewards, but departures too in 2018

R.I. Commerce Corp. last year unveiled a much-anticipated statewide tourism marketing campaign that included an updated website and digital ad initiative.Both centered on what...

Renaming NAFTA could work

The Trump administration’s renegotiation of NAFTA is decidedly underwhelming, the product of a toxic process that made only a modest modification of the original...

TribalVision focuses on results, primed audiences

Fastest Growing Companies | $5M-$25M | 3rd place CEO (or equivalent): Chris Ciunci, managing partner 2017 Revenue: $6,058,121 2015 Revenue: $3,779,868 Revenue growth: 60.3%When Chris Ciunci started TribalVision...
VALUABLE EXPERIENCE: Katie Schibler Conn left a marketing position with PlayStation because she wanted to take time off and travel abroad. She says the experience helped her to successfully launch her own marketing firm, KSA Marketing + Partnerships, which has seen 500 percent / growth since 2011.
PBN PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

Travel abroad taught Conn to be targeted, intentional when starting a...

KSA Marketing + Partnerships is, in many ways, all about contrasts.The marketing communications firm works out of a 1710 grist mill in Warwick, for...
the prop: Megan McGuinness chose a photograph of a miniature billboard to represent the media-buying and planning aspect of her life. / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

Megan McGuinness, 37


OWNER & CMO – MCGUINNESS MEDIA & MARKETINGWhere do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? Hopefully approaching my retirement and traveling the world....
the prop: “It’s the backpack I bought when I originally left for college,” Christina Rouse said, “and little did I know it was going to be with me on pretty much any adventure I took.” / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

Christina Rouse, 29

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING AND OPERATIONS – SWEENEY REAL ESTATE AND APPRAISALWhat advice would you give your 22-year-old self? Don’t worry what everybody else is...
the prop: A “Livin’ the Dream” sign, which Darren Jodoin and his family used as inspiration to name their boat. “I truly do feel that I am living the dream. My health, kids, phenomenal wife. Can’t ask for much more.” / PBN PHOTO/MIKE SKORSKI

Darren Jodoin, 39

CO-FOUNDER, CEO AND PRESIDENT – PMC MEDIA GROUPWhere do you see yourself professionally in 20 years? Working just as hard as I am now...

City sues opioid manufacturers, distributors over deceptive marketing

PROVIDENCE – The city has filed a lawsuit against opioid manufacturers and distributors, asserting the deceptive marketing, prescribing, overdistribution and sale of opioids have...
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