Providence Business News has chosen the winners for its second Fastest Growing & Innovative Companies awards program. The top five fastest-growing companies in four size categories have been identified, as have the most innovative companies in each of 10 industry categories.
On Thursday, July 25, Providence Business News held its 9th annual 40 Under Forty awards celebration at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport under skies that threatened but never delivered rain.
Providence Business News has selected seven organizations and two individuals to receive recognition for excellence, leadership and community service at the publication’s 13th annual Business Excellence Awards, one of the region’s longest-running and best-known business recognition programs.
For most organizations, innovation planning has a heavily internal focus. But for The Rhode Island Foundation, a nonprofit leader of philanthropic ventures in the state, a recent push for innovation started with a clarion call outward.
In the dry language of the health care bureaucracy, core clients of the innovative Living Rite program are called “dual eligibles.” They are the neediest patients, battling chronic diseases or disabilities, supported by both Medicare and Medicaid.
The Living Rite program’s goal is to provide comprehensive and preventive health care to its long-term care clients. This can include people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or with chronic illnesses. These people are among the most costly to the health care system.
By Alli-Michelle Conti
Here’s the problem. Say you take a picture and email it to friends and family. And they, in turn, pass it along to another group of eager viewers. What you have is one image copied umpteen times and occupying valuable space in the fast-filling virtual world.
Providence Business News has selected the honorees in its annual Chief Financial Officer Awards program, including the winner in the career achievement category, John “Jack” Sutherland III, the senior vice president of finance and CFO of the Care New England Health System.
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.