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    Friday, December 09, 2016
    December is all about the Bay. “Our Bay, Our Future,” is this month’s theme at Save The Bay’s Exploration Center and Aquarium, where guests can learn about many of the ongoing conservation efforts within Rhode Island and around Narragansett Bay. The Exploration Center is open Friday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will also be open this month from December 26-30. ...read more
    Categories: Events, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, December 08, 2016
    EANE announced today that Allison Ebner has been named Director of Member Relations and Val Boudreau has joined the team as a Senior Training Specialist. Allison Ebner works to define and identify the greatest needs of prospective members and fully engage current members in the programs and services that will generate the most value for their membership investment. She has over 17 years of ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 07, 2016
    FirstWorks’ Artistic Icons Series Continues with American Hip-Hop Dance Theater Company Rennie Harris Puremovement Street dance pioneer returns to Providence for first time in 10 years with 25th anniversary tour FirstWorks , a Rhode Island non-profit dedicated to connecting art with audiences, continues its 2016/2017 Artistic Icons Series with a hip-hop dance master and his company: ...read more
    Categories: Events, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 06, 2016
    Sponsorship Ushers in Formal Ball Girl, Ball Boy Program Providence-based Elite Physical Therapy is the newest corporate partner to back the Brown Bears this athletic season as announced today by the university’s exclusive athletics multimedia rightsholder, Learfield’s Brown Bears Sports Properties. Owned by long-time Rhode Islanders, Michael Nula and Jason Harvey, Elite Physical ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, December 02, 2016
    Thundermist Health Center today announced that the company's President and CEO, Charles T. Jones, will leave his position effective February 22 nd , 2017. “It has been a great privilege to have the opportunity to lead Thundermist and to work with such a committed group of employees who care so deeply about Thundermist, our patients and communities.” said Jones. “My work at ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, December 01, 2016
    Sardella’s, 30 Memorial Blvd, Newport, RI, 849-6312, 7:00 to 9:30 pm Wed 12/07 - Johnny and Leah Sosuz-vocals, Greg Wardson-piano, Alan Bernstein-Bass Wed 12/14 - Ann Austin-vocals, Bill Miele-bass, Greg Wardson-piano Wed 12/21 - Kirsanthi Papas-vocals , Steve Heck-piano. Tom Pasquerelli-Bass Wed 12/28 - Mary Andrews-vocals, Pat Cardeiro-guitar/vocal, Mike Moran-bass, Jeff Fountain-drums ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Thursday, December 01, 2016
    Categories: Events
    Tuesday, November 29, 2016
    AIDS Care Ocean State (ACOS) was thrilled to start this year’s Adopt a Family campaign with an incredible donation of 75 Turkeys from The Make A Difference Foundation , who has donated Turkeys to ACOS for more than 10 years! Also, a generous donation from Stop and Shop and Dave’s Marketplace , guaranteed every family was able to have all the traditional Thanksgiving Fixins’. ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, November 28, 2016
    Last week, ahead of Thanksgiving and the upcoming holiday season, the Washington Trust Charitable Foundation donated a total of $9,000 to assist 18 local food pantries located in the Southern New England communities the Bank serves. The Washington Trust Charitable Foundation provided $500 donations to the following local organizations: Block Island, RI: Helping Hands of Block Island Cranston, RI: ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, November 28, 2016
    2017 is the YEAR OF THE WOMAN – Start the year off with a new kind of RESOLUTION to step up and have a greater impact in your profession, and in your life. Back by popular demand, GPCC is hosting an intensive women’s leadership workshop on January 27 th , called: “Build Your Professional Imprint” with Leadership Director Dena Davis and Image Consultant, Kathy Kostrzewa. ...read more
    Categories: Events
    Friday, November 18, 2016
    The accounting firm of Sansiveri, Kimball & Co, L.L.P. (Sansiveri) and its affiliate, SK Wealth Management, L.L.C. (SKWealth), are pleased to announce the relocation of their offices to The Foundry at 50 Holden Street, Providence, RI. While their new home is just a few miles from their current site at 55 Dorrance Street, the new location offers a larger, more functional and updated space, to ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016
    Rhode Island Quality Institute (RIQI) has appointed Kim A. Keck, President and CEO, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) to its Board of Directors. Kim Keck brings more than 25 years of health insurance experience to her role as Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) president and CEO. She leads the company’s ongoing efforts to drive a simplified customer ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, November 14, 2016
    The law firm of Duffy & Sweeney is pleased to announce that Nicholas A. Denice, Esq., has joined the business law team as an associate. Denice brings experience in business transactions with a concentration on the tax and financial accounting for complex deals. Prior to joining Duffy & Sweeney, he worked for a Providence law firm for one year. Denice is a Certified Public Accountant ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    Tuesday, November 08, 2016
    Embark on a two hour tour aboard one of our education vessels as we cruise through historic Newport Harbor and take in 360° views of seals resting on Citing Rock off of Rose Island and the Newport Bridge. Location: Bowen’s Ferry Landing, 18 Market Square, Newport, RI Cost: $32 members, seniors and children ages 3-12; $5 children under 3 years, $42 non-members Contact: Dan Blount, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Events, Education, General News Article
    Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    North Star Marketing has had some exciting changes in recent months; we have expanded our team as well as our offerings and to communicate this we created a brand-new website! Come and check us out to see what’s new and what we can do for you, your business and your marketing needs at http://fortheloveofmarketing.com/ If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our offices to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, February 09, 2016
    GPCC rationale for our support for the RhodeWorks plan The GPCC is part of a collective community of people who are concerned about Rhode Island’s economic development rankings. Fixing our roads, bridges and highways is an absolute necessity and a business imperative. Last spring and into the fall, we called on the Governor and the General Assembly to get together to develop a realistic ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, February 03, 2016
    GPCC statement on Governor Raimondo's FY 17 budget proposal: Building on the momentum achieved by the administration and the General Assembly in 2015, Governor Raimondo has crafted a budget to further bolster our competitiveness and create more opportunities for Rhode Islanders. The Governor’s budget proposal addresses many of the issues the Chamber has identified as critical to the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 02, 2016
    OP-ED Scott Wolf and Laurie White: Efficient mass transit can boost R.I. economy Published in the Providence Journal on February 1, 2016 Read the entire article To have a successful mass transit system you have to correctly answer a simple question: Does it get people where they need to go, when they need to get there, conveniently, safely and affordably? Right now, Rhode Islanders’ answer ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Tuesday, February 02, 2016
    A gondola ride in Venice, wine tasting in Tuscany, sightseeing in Vatican City, Rome…the GPCC and AAA Travel invite you to experience Italy with other members, family and friends with our “Reflections of Italy” tour this Fall. Enjoy eight days experiencing world-renowned destinations, including: Milan, Florence, Venice, Rome and more. And we’re offering you a sample taste ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Monday, February 01, 2016
    Get ready for more cranes in the downtown Providence skyline. As foreshadowed at the GPCC’s Annual Meeting in November, the developers who signaled their intent to build a transformational life sciences complex on five acres of land in the city’s knowledge and innovation district have taken a significant step forward by signing a purchase and sale agreement with the I-195 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
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