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Davies awarded PBN's 2020 Business Excellence Award for Education

Davies is excited to share that Davies has been named winner of the “Education and Learning” award by Providence Business News’ Business Excellence Awards! The Business Excellence Awards are an annual ceremony by Providence Business News.

PBN Business Excellence Award 2020

A virtual ceremony has been scheduled for November 19th, 2020 at 4pm. (

Davies stands along sides the following Honorees:

  • Business Leadership: Dr. James Fanale, CEO, Care New England
  • Corporate Citizenship: Kim Keck, CEO, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of RI
  • Excellence at a Small Company: Envision Technology Advisors LLC
  • Excellence at a Midsize Company: United Way of Rhode Island
  • Excellence at a Large Company: BankNewport
  • Excellence as an Enterprise: Gilbane Inc.
  • Community Involvement: SWAP Inc.
  • Education: William M. Davies Jr. Career & Technical School
  • Entrepreneurship: SquadLocker Inc.
  • Family-Owned Business: M.R.T. Jewelers
  • Excellence at a Nonprofit – Large Company: Brown Medicine
  • Excellence at a Nonprofit – Small Company: The Wilbury Theater Group
  • Social Service: Rhode Island Free Clinic
  • Workforce Development: Blount Fine Foods Corp.
  • Woman/Minority-Owned Business: What Cheer Flower Farm

This is the 3rd time Davies has received an award from Providence Business News.

  • Providence Business News, Manufacturing Award 2018 Collaboration in Manufacturing winner.

  • Providence Business News, Business Excellence Award 2018 Workforce Development winner.

  • Providence Business News, Business Excellence Award 2020 Education and Learning winner.