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    Friday, October 26, 2018
    Newport Coworking Space to be Powered by Trailblazing Boston Community NEWPORT, R.I. – The effort to convert Newport’s former Sheffield School into a hub for entrepreneurs and high tech businesses took a major step forward this week as Innovate Newport announced a partnership with Workbar, a trailblazing coworking provider that operates nine locations and 12 partner sites throughout Boston, Rhode ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 23, 2018
    The Newport County Chamber of Commerce will hold a Press Conference on Friday, November 16 at 10:00am at Empire Tea & Coffee located at 112 William Street in Newport to encourages shopping local with the 2018 Holidays by the Sea Shop, Stay, Dine and Explore Initiative.Confirmed Speakers are (additional speakers will be added)Erin Donovan-Boyle                        Executive Director, Newport ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 29, 2018
    (Newport, RI): Innovate Newport, a collaborative initiative between the City of Newport, Newport County Development Council, the non-profit 501c3 arm of the Newport County Chamber of Commerce, and The Economic Development Foundation of Rhode Island recently hired Tuni Schartner to lead branding, development of partnerships and programming, and community building as they prepare for an anticipated ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018
    Kuzmanko-Medeiros brings over 9 years of capacity building experience to Newport County Chamber of Commerce’s new division   Newport, RI: Connect Greater Newport, a division of the Newport County Chamber of Commerce, is pleased to announce the addition of Ashley Kuzmanko-Medeiros to the team. Kuzmanko-Medeiros will serve as a Business Consultant, the business outreach point person for the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Political, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
    Monday, May 28, 2018
    Middletown, R.I.: The Newport County Chamber of Commerce has partnered with businesses and local media sponsors to create a new event series. The Nonprofit Leaders Roundtable Series, sponsored by US Trust Bank of America Private Wealth Management, will be dedicated to bringing professional workshops and educational seminars to nonprofit leaders on issues unique to their organizations. “We are ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Press Release
    Monday, April 30, 2018
    Newport, RI: A ceremonial groundbreaking will take place April 30 celebrating the redevelopment of the historic Sheffield School into a technology incubator and co-work facility known as Innovate Newport. Located on Broadway in Newport’s north end, the 33,000 square foot building is being rehabilitated to provide co work space for entrepreneurs, innovators and start-ups as well as private suites ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
    Friday, March 23, 2018
    Middletown, RI- The Newport County Chamber of Commerce is one of Rhode Island's largest business advocacy organizations formed to enhance the business, civic and economic vitality of Newport County and greater Rhode Island. Our purpose is to leverage the region's core assets to find solutions in the areas that matter most to the business and community, quality jobs, quality growth and quality of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, February 01, 2018
    Middletown, RI- The Newport County Chamber of Commerce hosts its Annual Ton of Love Food Drive to benefit the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, located in Newport, RI. The Ton of Love Food Drive began on February 1, 2018 and will run until February 28, 2018. This food drive was created by and is run through the Ambassador Committee of the Newport County Chamber of Commerce. The food ...read more
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