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The pitch: Play all day, snooze the night away. Years in business: Since May 2016 Employees: 11 Cost to obtain franchise: Startup costs typically range from … more
Born in Germany to an Egyptian mother and a British father, it's no wonder Mark J. Mason's Providence design agency has an international flavor. The fast-growing Shellshock Inc. on Weybosset Street is projecting to double its revenue in … more
The "Shark Tank" star draws on his experience for lessons on how to start from nothing and rise into success. Crowne Publishing Group ISBN 978-1101903599 | $26 more
Rhode Island business leaders are eager to find out how President-elect Donald J. Trump's pro-business, anti-immigration campaign rhetoric will translate into actionable policies. "On the positive side, anything related to infrastructure or … more
The son of Hispanic immigrants, Jose Batista didn't know he wanted to be a lawyer until late in the game. "I always thought about college, but never law school. It wasn't in my vocabulary," said the South Providence native and owner of Jose … more
With her Olympia Spritz and The Bitter Saint drinks, Willa Van Nostrand entered the family trade – bartending – with Little Bitte Artisanal Cocktails in 2011. The daughter of an herbalist/midwife and bartender, she began mixing … more
Most college seniors balance a full course load with, at most, part-time work. Then there's Joseph J. Strong, who takes his classes at Central Connecticut State University over four weekdays, then returns to Rhode Island each Friday to run a small … more
The natural beauty of Newport and its historical structures have reappeared many times as movie settings, becoming the Jay Gatsby mansion of "The Great Gatsby" and the quirky mid-'60s small town New Penzance, of "Moonrise Kingdom." A new … more
1 In December, BOND, in partnership with the Center for Women & Enterprise, announced BOND-PLX – an educational learning exchange for minority and women business owners to learn about the construction industry. What was the catalyst for the move? … more
The threat of cyberattacks and political instability resulting from rising populism are among the biggest worries for businesses around the world, according to a study of companies in 79 countries. more
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