Tune in when Patricia interviews Giovanni Feroce, CEO at Alex and Ani, LLC. Giovanni Feroce's extensive background in retail and consumer products prepared him well for the responsibility of leading his team toward their collective company philosophy, mission, strategy and annual revenue and growth goals. Under Feroce's leadership, Alex and Ani has experienced extensive growth; recently expanding into Japan, Spain, Portugal, Israel, Canada, South Korea, Kuwait, Australia, Qatar, and many of the Caribbean Islands. It's evident that leadership at Alex and Ani understands that a key to good business is a holistic approach, which involves both growing and giving. Alex and Ani, LLC are humbled and honored to have made the Inc 500 | Inc 5000 list again this year at number 94.
Tune in when Patricia interviews Michelle Girasole, one of the five founding members of the Jamie Oliver at Home, North America team, responsible for all creative marketing efforts during roll out of the successful Jamie at Home home party business opportunity and Jme line of exclusive kitchenware products to the US market. Joining her will be Tim Brown, President/CEO Jamie Oliver at Home, North America. They're on a mission to continue to spread Jamie's healthy food education message and exciting "health and financial well-being" opportunity to the 50 states in 2013! Michelle is the former Senior Director of Smooth Sailing at North Star Marketing, Founder and CEO of Fresh, LLC, former co-owner of search engine and email marketing firm, Precision Web Marketing and also co-author of The Sassy Ladies' Toolkit for Start-Up Businesses. They will discuss the Jamie Oliver at Home business venture.
David Morganelli, CPA and attorney with Partridge, Snow & Hahn and member of RICPA. The Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants is the statewide professional membership association exclusively for CPAs. RISCPA has a current membership of 1,933 individuals in public practice, in business and industry, in government, and in education. The Society is led by a 13-member Board of Directors, which includes five officers and 8 directors. The Certified Public Accounting profession serves the public interest and the free enterprise system. RISCPA was formed in 1905. The mission statement of the RISCPA is "The RI Society of CPAs enhances the image of the CPA profession and the success of our members through Education, Leadership and Advocacy."
Join nationally recognized multi-media radio talk show host and award winning producer Patricia Raskin as she interviews Dr. Joseph Shrand, a Harvard psychiatry instructor, and the author of OUTSMARTING ANGER: 7 Strategies for Defusing Our Most Dangerous Emotion, shows people how to master just that. In this resource Dr. Joseph Shrand and writer Leigh Devine, offer a seven-step method to defuse anger and replace it with positive, success-oriented cooperation.
Tune in when Patricia interviews Kristin MacRae, Owner of Organizing in RI, has always enjoyed finding creative ways to streamline the environment around her. Kristin spent several years working in retail management, all types of medical offices, dabbling in the corporate world and was even a successful certified personal trainer for 4 years. She discovered that in each of these unrelated fields, she had a natural ability to streamline spaces and processes. Through her natural ability to organize and her passion for motivating others to achieve their goals, Kristin created Organizing in RI.
Tune in when Patricia interviews Sandra Coletta, president and CEO at Kent County Hospital, provides leadership insights into the topic of medical apology stemming from her settlement of the Michael J. Woods malpractice case against Kent Hospital in 2008. In her presentation, she will talk about the power of a responsibility that led to the establishment of the Michael J Woods Institute at Kent Hospital and the goal of redesigning healthcare from a human factors engineering perspective; underscoring her belief that medical apology is only meaningful if followed by real change.
Tune in when Patricia interviews President of the Greater New England Division of IAAP, Susan Walsh, CAP-OM, she will be joined by local Providence Chapter Treasurer, Fran Giatas, CAP. They will discuss what it means to be a member of IAAP, International Association of Administrative Professionals, and the benefits of being a part of the association, such as networking and development, and how to honor your staff.
Katharine White, Managing Partner of AdvoGeneX and Amber Clark, AdvoGeneX Advisor and Brown University Medical Student. The issue of sports concussions has recently created media frenzy, mostly due to the high profile deaths and dementias of professional football & hockey stars, and resulting research, spawned by these events. Katharine White will describe the AdvoGeneX approach which provides an unprecedented prevention and consequence-avoidance solution for both concussions and sub-concussive blows. As advisor to AdvoGeneX, Amber Clark highlights the significance of such approaches, particularly as it relates to her platform on addressing health disparities among minorities. AdvoGeneX is a patented well-being system which optimizes conditions for brain and body cell functioning, preservation and growth....comprised of the Best-12 Wellness Practices and a 10 Point Activation Science to sustain success.
Tune in for the "Employment Success" featured segment when Patricia interviews Vincent Indeglia Esq., President of American Labor Services, Inc., Southern New England's largest privately held temporary employment agency specializing in providing blue collar, skilled and semi-skilled labor for small, medium and large businesses. American Labor Services, Inc. is the only temporary employment agency which specializes in solely servicing the manual labor needs of its customers. He will discuss how to find the right labor and qualified personnel you need for long term or short term assignments. www.americanlaborservices.com