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It might surprise you to learn the staff at Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island includes two full-time fitness trainers. They work in the fitness center at the health insurer's Providence headquarters, and it's all part of the workplace … more
Hexagon Metrology Inc. is a global enterprise, but the impact of its wellness initiatives is making a difference locally. According to Susan Booth, a registered nurse who is health services manager for the North Kingstown site, 50 percent of the … more
Much like areas of study it offers, diversification is key to Bryant University's employee health and wellness initiative. "We've been really trying to do things that are different, not just the same everyday things," said human resource … more
Entrepreneurial by nature, Deborah Schimberg did not foresee while studying comparative literature in the late 1970s at Brown University that she would eventually found and run a company that makes chewing gum from sustainable ingredients. … more
Operating solely in South County with about $300 million in assets, The Washington Trust Co. was a relatively small fish when David V. Devault joined the bank back in 1986. But there was definitely reason for Devault to be optimistic about … more
Nicole D'Andrea wanted her MacBook to fit inside her "Mr. Arrogant" handbag, one of several styles her company designs, so she put the zipper on the side. "I try to keep the pieces stylish but classic and functional," she explained. "I want … more
Drawing on source material as diverse as the Gettysburg Address and “Cinderella,” University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley told the audience at Providence Business News’ 15th Business Excellence Awards event of the importance of seeing the world as it could be, not just as it is. more
The third-generation leader of one of Rhode Island’s manufacturing success stories is being honored for leadership and strategy in Providence Business News’ third Manufacturing Awards program. more
CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER, PRIVATE COMPANY When Pierre LaPerriere first joined the human resources department at Gilbane Building Co., he faced a daunting bank of filing cabinets containing thousands of personnel files going … more
Roberta J. Fagan says people are sometimes surprised to see her, a woman, jump out of an Anchor Fuel Inc. truck when she's out on a delivery on Aquidneck Island. But raised eyebrows and trade stereotypes have never deterred her from wanting … more
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