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Deborah Schimberg, founder and CEO of Verve Inc., won the U.S. Small Business Administration award for Rhode Island Women-owned Small Business of the Year. Verve, the producer of Glee Gum, stood out for its commitment to sustainable production. … more
Patrick Cappillino, chemistry/biochemistry assistant professor at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, was one of three recipients to receive the 2015 Electrochemical Society Toyota Young Investigator Fellowship. Cappillino plans to research … more
VIC PICHETTE, a longstanding hospitality consultant, recently founded Gluten Free Hospitality Consulting. The firm provides food/menu item design, marketing, gluten-free tastings and staff training, among other services. Pichette has been in the … more
1You recently led WBEZ/Chicago Public Media. How do Providence's and Rhode Island's audiences compare? American audiences in every town or city have high aspirations for the public-media institution that serves their community. But no two … more
MALCOLM FARMER III will receive Family Service of Rhode Island's Brighter Futures Award during a luncheon on Oct. 20. Farmer is an attorney and partner at Hinckley Allen & Snyder LLP. When Farmer was a young lawyer in 1965, he left Hinckley Allen to … more
James Hays, Manning assistant professor of computer science at Brown University, has been awarded a fellowship grant by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Hays was recognized for his work in computer graphics, computer vision and computational … more
Amanda daCunha, marketing coordinator at Howley Bread Group – a Panera Bread franchisee – recently received the Tom Howley Community Award for her work with the Ryan's Hope Foundation. DaCunha is not new to the fundraising scene. While she was … more
Jeanne Sherman recently received the Veterans of Foreign Wars Community Service Award. Sherman currently provides therapy for military and veterans' families through Family Service of Rhode Island. Sherman has also led a community drive to collect … more
Dave McLaughlin, co-founder and executive director of Clean Ocean Access, was recently given the Alison J. Walsh Award for outstanding environmental advocacy by Save The Bay. Clean Ocean Access began as a grassroots movement in 2006, after local … more
Christine Cunneen, of Hire Image LLC, was named 2014-15 chair of the board of directors of the National Association of Background Screeners. Cunneen began her career as a CPA for major companies, such as Barnes and Noble and ING. While she was pursuing her MBA, she had an accounting client for an investigative company. The company had noticed a demand for employment screening and Cunneen’s business proposal landed her a position as CEO to lead the employment-screening market. She later became the co-founder of Hire Image LLC, a nationwide background screening, employment-verification and drug-testing company. more
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