Author: Amanda Roman

Five Questions With: Tim Hebert

Tech Collective board member Tim Hebert announced a more-refined mission for the group of businesses, nonprofits, entrepreneurs and others recently. It’s dropping its bioscience focus and looking at growing the information technology workforce as a way to make a significant impact on the state’s economy. Hebert, Carousel Industries’ chief client officer and founder and CEO […]

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Five Questions With: Deb Ricci

Providence College graduate Deb Ricci has been Carousel Industries’ business-readiness champion for over a year now, in the information technology field overall for 45 years. One of her core responsibilities is ensuring team members are prepared for change. She is a member of Tech Collective’s Women in Tech committee.  PBN: In your position at Carousel, […]

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P-TECH RI Announces New Website Launch

P-TECH RI program launches its first website bringing awareness of program to potential students, mentors, and partners Providence, RI – March 23, 2018 — P-TECH RI, Pathways in Technology Early College High School, announced today the launch of its new website at www.p-techri.org. The new website features information about the five Rhode Island P-TECH programs, student […]

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Higher ed must respond to IT needs

Local IT firms have reported difficulty for years in attracting people they need to grow their companies. A recent summit put on by Tech Collective and Bridge Technical Talent provided more detail on the issue of entry-level hiring, thanks to a survey of 73 local employers. More than half of the respondents said they were […]

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