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STEVEN J. BOYAJIAN was recently named a Rising Star on the 2016 Super Lawyers list. No more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state are recognized as Rising Stars. What inspired you to pursue a career in law? A 1949 letter to my … more
MAYA VADIVELOO, assistant professor of nutrition and food sciences in the College of Health Sciences at the University of Rhode Island, has discovered that discrimination based on weight is linked to adverse health effects. Vadiveloo and Harvard … more
Roberto Gonzalez, president of the board and executive director of STEAM Box, talks with Providence Business News about the technology-based youth program and his recent recognition as one of Tech Collective’s Tech 10 award winners. more
Meagan Pontbriand was recently named the 2015-16 Professional Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women. The award is given to a professional woman who demonstrates outstanding leadership and commitment in her chosen … more
Benjamin Scungio is the newly appointed manager of the Providence office for Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. Scungio spoke with Providence Business News about the local market for luxury properties. more
1 The City Council recently received a report on economic-development clusters that look promising. What happens now? We'll work internally to develop working groups to better understand what the city's role can be in moving the report's … more
Anthony Siravo was recently named Lifespan’s vice president and chief information security officer. Charged with ensuring that Lifespan’s information technology security infrastructure complies with best practices and government regulations, Siravo will serve as a principal member and facilitator of Lifespan’s information security oversight committee. more
Elise Strom joined Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island in mid-September as the regional director in Rhode Island. With the regional office based in East Providence, Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island grants wishes for children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 18 with life-threatening medical conditions. more
Carole Corriveau became the new director of philanthropy at Sail Newport in late November. Her job is to bolster the nonprofit organization's future growth and philanthropic programs. Here, she discusses her new role. more
Michael D. Ice is a professor of finance at the University of Rhode Island. Ice talks with Providence Business News about how he’s sharing his wealth of knowledge with undergraduates, using the equity markets to make the classroom more practical. more
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