Rhode Island ranked ninth out of all 50 states for its share of firms in the middle market, according to a new study from American Express and Dun & Bradstreet.
Brown University placed eighth on a list of colleges that produced the most MacArthur Fellows from 1981 to 2014, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.
FarSounder Inc. has received a 2015 Tibbetts Award from the U.S. Small Business Administration.
Nominations are being accepted for the seventh annual 2015 SCORE Awards on Sept. 17 that will recognize successful American small business owners and nonprofit organizations.
Maplewood Farm, a three-season business since 1950, is a family affair and the owner wants to keep it that way.
Owner Judith A. Carvalho inherited the 37-acre Portsmouth farm from her …
Jamie Dufresne has been named executive director of the North Central Chamber of Commerce.
Rhode Island is considered an innovation adopter, according to the Consumer Electronics Association, which ranked each state on its willingness and ability to encourage innovation.