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Business Excellence Awards
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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
If there is a theme common to this year's Business Excellence Awards winners it is the power of one; one individual, business or nonprofit to make a difference and, in many cases, inspire others to do the same. The winner for business … more
There's a good chance you've never met an entrepreneur like Ava Anderson. When she was 14 years old, she became aware of the toxins and harmful chemicals that are in many home and personal care products on store shelves in the United States. … more
Our health care system is composed of millions of parts, persons and functions, all of which need help to function cooperatively and effectively. That is the role of Healthcentric Advisors, a Providence-based nonprofit that's been toiling … more
When the Clinica Esperanza/Hope Clinic was established eight years ago in the basement of a church, it was with the vision that a group of dedicated volunteers could help Rhode Island residents facing economic hardships receive crucial, preventative … more
Seventeen years ago EpiVax Inc. spun out of a laboratory at Brown University – a high-risk but high-reward company whose founders had made an innovative discovery. Today the self-funded, Providence-headquartered company is at the … more
Since its inception 33 years ago, Shawmut Design and Construction has found a winning, if paradoxical, combination for success in the business of construction management: consistency and innovation. Ron Simoneau, vice president of the … more
Merging four companies in as many years is no small feat, but doing so with little turnover of clients or staff is testament to good business practice and dedication to clients and employees. BlumShapiro, the largest regional accounting, … more
With its roots as Consumer Value Stores – first planted in working-class New England – what has become the towering tree that is CVS Health Corp. is now a major player in the U.S. health sector. The scale of the company, and its … more
Neil D. Steinberg, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Foundation, the largest and most comprehensive funder of nonprofits in Rhode Island, is no "caretaker" CEO. Under his direction, the foundation has become a proactive force in and for the … more
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