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A Message From Gina M. Raimondo Investing in Small Business

A Message From Gina M. Raimondo Investing in Small Business

Governor Gina M. Raimondo Local businesses are the backbone of Rhode Island’s economy.According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Rhode Island is home to over 22,000 small businesses, which represent over 80 percent of Rhode Island’s employers. I often say that everyone has a part to play in Rhode Island’s comeback- and for no one is that more true […]

Growth And Success In The Ocean State

Growth And Success In The Ocean State

Secretary of State Nellie M. Gorbea Spring is often associated with a period of growth. Seeds are planted early in the season in anticipation of a bountiful harvest. For entrepreneurs, the beginning stages of creating a business are crucial and can determine their growth and success. The Rhode Island Department of State is working to help Rhode Island businesses […]

Mount Saint Charles Senior was Named a Candidate in the US Presidential Scholars Program

Mount Saint Charles Senior was Named a Candidate in the US Presidential Scholars Program

WOONSOCKET, RI – Madeline Charbonneau, a graduating senior at Mount, has been named one of more than 4,000 candidates in the 2016 US Presidential Scholars Program. The candidates were selected from nearly 3.3 million students expected to graduate high school this year. Madeline is from Mendon, MA and is the daughter of Bree and Dennis Charbonneau. […]

A New Bill Seeks To Improve Gender Diversity on Corporate Boards

A New Bill Seeks To Improve Gender Diversity on Corporate Boards

In March of this year, U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney of New York introduced the Gender Diversity in Corporate Leadership Act. The bill is intended to increase the number of women on corporate boards, and would require public corporations to report the gender composition of their boards and board nominees to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). It would also […]

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