Nearly one year after The Rhode Island Foundation’s Make It Happen Rhode Island event brought together more than 300 business leaders to brainstorm ways to jump-start the region’s economy, the foundation is considering what to do for an encore.
The list of projects hatched by The Rhode Island Foundation’s Make It Happen event last September is now so long it resembles one of the illustrated brainstorming sheets the 330 attendees to the event helped fill.
In a recent Providence Business News Op-Ed (“Making manufacturing a priority will yield great rewards,” July 22), manufacturing in Rhode Island was lauded as one of our state’s economic-development strengths. Absolutely – manufacturing is our past, our present and our future.
Guest Column: Teresa McCarthy, Cheryl W. Snead
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