Updated December 3 at 12:28am
Innovation
244 results total, viewing 41 - 50
A coalition of several Newport-based entities and the Economic Development Foundation of Rhode Island will seek $2.1 million in Rebuild Rhode Island tax credits to create an innovation center. more
Be it ever so modest, Rhode Island's recovery is reigniting the debate over which economic-development policies are the best ones to implement. And despite the wonky subject matter, it is one that touches some very emotional issues. At … more
(Updated, July 1, 5:11 p.m.) Pneuhaus, a three-partner design and entertainment company, argues inflatable architecture is more than the bounce houses commonly seen at children's birthday parties. The Providence-based business constructs large-scale, inflatable … more
(Updated 3:39 p.m.) Soon, Burrillville will be home to a new way of making sneakers. more
When you say that the golden days of growth are over, expect lots of attention. Robert Gordon, a professor at Northwestern University, has been going around for several years making exactly this case. He now has a book, "The Rise and Fall of … more
Richard Culatta is Rhode Island's chief innovation officer. His role will focus on opening up government and using data to solve problems. more
Despite a range of online sites, many consumers say they lack the depth of information they need to compare health care services or feel confident they are making the right choice in picking a clinician. Several Rhode Island businesses have … more
The third annual Práctico Innovation showcase resulted in three winners, and each will receive $1,500 to take their business ideas to the next level. more
Leandra Elberger, senior communications and development manager for New York City-based Venture for America, discussed with Providence Business News how the organization hosts a five-week training program at Brown University every year with the new cohort of Venture for America fellows. The program prepares them so that they will be ready to make an immediate impact on their companies and communities when they begin their placements at the end of the summer. Starting today, members of five classes of Venture for America fellows will return to Brown for three days to participate in activities centered around building the Venture for America community and fostering entrepreneurship in cities like Providence. more
Providence is one of the best cities for startups in the country. more
« Prev | 1 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 25 | Next »