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Wavemaker Fellowship Open for Applications

Categories: News, Workforce April 12, 2017

Raimondo Announces Wavemaker Fellowship Open for Applications Governor Gina M. Raimondo and the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation today announced the re-opening of Wavemaker Fellowship Applications, a competitive student loan reimbursement...

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Commerce Corporation Chooses R.I. Firms for Ad Campaign

Categories: News February 28, 2017

Commerce Corporation Chooses Rhode Island Firms for Advertising Campaign Local agencies Nail and RDW Group to be Principals in Efforts to Market Rhode Island FEBRUARY 27, 2017 — The Rhode Island...

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Raimondo Opens Innovation Voucher Grant Application Period

Categories: Innovation, News, WAVE October 4, 2016

Press Release RI Businesses with Fewer Than 500 Employees May Apply for Second Round of $50,000 Grants to Enable Innovation Through R&D Governor Gina M. Raimondo opened the second round...

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How a small state made a big breakthrough in high tech job growth

How a small state made a big breakthrough in high tech job growth

Categories: Innovation, News, WAVE September 26, 2016

This piece was previously published in QUARTZ. States with jobs in innovation and technology industries are more prosperous, both now and later. And the more states that invest in the...

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Raimondo Opens Westerly P-TECH Program,  Providing Rhode Island Students the Opportunity to Follow Paths in STEM Careers

Raimondo Opens Westerly P-TECH Program, Providing Rhode Island Students the Opportunity to Follow Paths in STEM Careers

Categories: Events, Innovation, News, Workforce September 7, 2016

Press Release Westerly, Newport, Providence Launch P-TECH Programs this Week Governor Gina M. Raimondo joined state and local officials to celebrate the opening of the Westerly P-TECH program at Westerly High School....

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Raimondo, State Officials Welcome Ivory Ella to Westerly with “Shirt-Cutting” Ceremony

Raimondo, State Officials Welcome Ivory Ella to Westerly with “Shirt-Cutting” Ceremony

Categories: Events, News August 31, 2016

Press Release Online Retailer Moves Entire Company from Connecticut to Rhode Island, Bringing 40 Jobs and Plans to Expand Governor Gina M. Raimondo joined state and local officials at a...

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Gov. Raimondo’s Statement on Rhode Island’s Economic Data

Gov. Raimondo’s Statement on Rhode Island’s Economic Data

Categories: News, Workforce July 22, 2016

Governor Gina M. Raimondo released the following statement on the announcement of the state’s latest economic data. “Our economy’s gain of 1,700 jobs is welcome news but we still have...

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Governor Announces SolarCity Expansion, Clean Energy Bills

Governor Announces SolarCity Expansion, Clean Energy Bills

Categories: News, Renewable Energy July 8, 2016

Press Release Governor Gina M. Raimondo, joined by Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed, Rep. Deborah Ruggiero and state Energy Commissioner Carol Grant, hosted a ceremonial bill signing of legislation...

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