With the days ticking down to summer, marking Block Island's busiest time of year for tourism and commerce, a delayed $107 million utility project has some local businesses worried the island will not be ready for this year's tide of tourists.
Janna Ducich has been named vice president and general manager, New England, of AT&T. She previously served as vice president and chief marketing officer of Cricket Wireless. Ducich holds a bachelor's degree in communications and political science …
Ten Rhode Island organizations providing after-school and summer science, technology, engineering and math educational programs to youth received more than $130,000 grants this week from Cox Charities, the philanthropic initiative of Cox Communications.
Cox Communications recently announced that it is extending its Connect2Compete low-cost Internet to any U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development-assisted household with school-age children within its 18-state service area.
That area includes Rhode Island, the company said.
Janna Ducich recently was named AT&T’s vice president and general manager for New England. She talks about her new position with Providence Business News. Ducich will oversee sales and operations of more than 1,300 employees, more than 200 AT&T-owned and authorized retailer locations across the six states, as well as national retail sales. She also will help guide the wireless network deployment strategy across the region. She previously was vice president and chief marketing officer of Cricket Wireless.