The Retail Project is the brainchild of a local Rhode Island entrepreneur whose long-time goal has been to solve the problem of empty storefronts in an effort to support desirable and vibrant neighborhoods. Jump-started with funds from the Rhode Island Foundation, The Retail Project will help create a permanent solution to brick and mortar stores failing because they serve a small market. Read more here.
We are unique retailers, because we already have vast experience in online marketing. Founders Soren Ryherd and Vida Jakabhazy also founded and lead Working Planet, a 20 person online marketing firm here in Providence, R.I. Now in its eleventh year, Working Planet manages many millions of dollars in ad spend through a quantitative approach to online advertising. Read more here.