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GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: President of Electric Boat to retire; New president appointed effective Oct. 1

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has appointed General Dynamics NASSCO president Kevin Graney as president of General Dynamics Electric Boat, effective October 1.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: PLDO Attorneys are Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 Edition

Pannone Lopes Devereaux & O’Gara LLC (PLDO) Principals Gary R. Pannone and William E. O’Gara were recently recognized by their peers as Best Lawyers® 2020 “Lawyer of the Year” in the Providence area for Securities/Capital Markets Law and Litigation – Labor and Employment, respectively.

CVS HEALTH: CVS Health Appoints Sree Chaguturu, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of CVS Caremark

CVS Health has named Sree Chaguturu, M.D., as Chief Medical Officer for CVS Caremark, our pharmacy benefits management business (PBM) for the company.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: AP&S and Victoria Almeida Honored by Rhode Island Legal Services

In recognition of outstanding efforts in support for equal justice, AP&S was honored with the 2019 Equal Justice Award presented by RI Legal Services and Victoria Almeida was honored with the 2019 Judge Walter R. Stone Award.

RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL: RI Hospital physician leader recognized by peers with service award

David Portelli, M.D., medical director of Rhode Island Hospital’s Andrew F. Anderson Emergency Center, was recently honored by his colleagues in the Rhode Island Hospital Medical Staff Association with the “Service to Hospital Award.” The award recognizes a physician who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the hospital above and beyond the call of duty, distinguished by professionalism, leadership, excellence and innovation.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Partridge Snow & Hahn Welcomes Kelly J. Wilbur

Partridge Snow & Hahn (PS&H) is pleased to welcome Kelly J. Wilbur as an Associate in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group where she focuses her practice on commercial litigation.

Analysis: Providence County posts 258th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,007 properties in Providence County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 258th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Providence area posts 127th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,002 properties in the Providence area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 127th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Rhode Island posts 26th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,144 properties in Rhode Island started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 26th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: zip code 02882 in Narragansett has 233rd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 02882 zip code area was 731 in the third quarter of 2018, a 199-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Marie Bernardo-Sousa, LP.D., '92, has been appointed president of the Providence Campus of JWU

Marie Bernardo-Sousa, LP.D., '92, has been appointed president of the Providence Campus of Johnson & Wales University (JWU).

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: BankFive Announces Promotions

BankFive has announced the promotion of several employees within the organization.

Analysis: 3 Rhode Island medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Three Rhode Island medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

Analysis: Rhode Island has 18th highest average credit card debt

Rhode Island finished 18th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

Analysis: Rhode Island's Kent County has 165th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Rhode Island's Kent County was nearly 700 in the third quarter of 2018, a 14-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

GREATER PROVIDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hinckley Allen Welcomes New Corporate & Business Attorney Lynne Barry Dolan

Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome Lynne Barry Dolan as Counsel to the Firm’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group.

Providence area has 61st highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Providence area was more than 6,100 in the third quarter of 2018, a 507-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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