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Alumni Event

Thanks to all those alums who came out to our all Alumni Fun-Working Event in March hosted by Cohort 4 Alums Michael Gaffin of The Kitchen Guys & Mark Garofalo of Fireworks Catering! Everyone had a great time!


The Big Power of your Growth Group! Here is a great example of a growth group in action, as they all made it to the first ever 10KSB National Alumni Summit in DC together! From Cohort 2, featured from L to R is Matt Bodziony of NBX Bikes, Kathy Moren of Healthy Babies, Happy Moms, Pat Merner of River Stone Properties, Kristine Merz of Orange Square and John Houle of JH Communications.

Universal Cleaning

Here are Cohort 1 alums Carlos Toro of Steer Digital, Jeshua Zapata of Xzito Creative Solutions, and Jhonny Leyva of Heroica Construction, along with Cohort 4 alum Libby Slader of Libby Slader Designs and 10KSB Executive Director, Karina Wood.

Sen. Jack Reed

Sen. Jack Reed taking questions in a Q & A session with our alumni on Capitol Hill. Thank you for participating everyone!

David Cicciline

Here are some alums in a round table discussion with Rep. David Cicciline in Washington DC. Great convo and connections to help out small businesses in RI!

Cohorts 3 & 4 Graduation & Awards Ceremony


The graduation ceremony for Cohorts 3 & 4 and our 2017 Alumni Awards were a huge success! We had over 150 guests in attendance, along with special guests Governor Gina Raimondo and Commerce Secretary Stefan Pryor. Congratulations 10KSB graduates and alumni award winners! Check out our wonderful graduation photos here.

Jeshua Zapata

Cohort 1 Alum Jeshua Zapata of Xzito Creative Solutions accepting his Revenue Growth Award. Congrats, Jeshua!

Kristine Merz

Cohort 2 Alum Kristine Merz of Orange Square accepting her Referrals Award. Thank you for your support, Kristine!

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Last Updated: 4/23/18