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Tell your company’s story, and showcase your deep ties to our region...


ward winning international photographer & artist Pamela Bhatia is best known for her dynamic cutting edge style of illustrative photography & creative imaging. While living abroad, Pamela traveled throughout Asia & Europe honing her photographic artistry skills by studying and capturing on film the cultures she was immersed in. She is a member of Professional Photographers of America, Professional Photographers of RI, Northern RI Chamber of Commerce, Digital Photographers of America, and a contributing photographer for istock. Her work has been honored and published in PPARI, RI Bride, Council for India Arts, Southern New England Woman’s Magazine, Hotel & Food Service, Hilton-India, Bellingham Cultural Arts, and Digital Photographers of America. Pamela owns and operates Artistic Images studio in her hometown of North Smithfield, RI where she resides with her two boys. Experience Rhode Island, and the beauty around you, as never before through the creative direction of Pamela Bhatia.

Published for over 25 years PBN is the most trusted source of business information in southern New England. To find out how you can showcase your company’s local connection in this limited edition volume, contact:

Hard Cover First Edition, Publishing Fall, 2013!

Pamela Bhatia or Chris Santilli 401-529-2850 401-680-4800

Brought to you by 400 Westminster Street, 6th Floor, Providence, RI, 02903 401-680-4800

A special limited-edition hardcover collector’s volume. From the custom publishing division of Providence Business News.


his Fall, the publishers of Providence Business News will bring you this special, heirloom-quality hardcover volume, dedicated to our state. This handsome volume, printed entirely on high-gloss paper stock, will be designed to reflect the unique and diverse qualities which define us. In words, and largely through pictures, we’ll capture the places, the faces and the familiar spaces which make our lives one of the most livable and vibrant in New England, and the nation.


Distribution limited run of 8,000 copies of the book will be published this Fall, 2013. Copies will be available to discerning readers through its electronic Digital Edition, bookstores and gift shops. It will be made available for bulk purchase to local companies, professional organizations and major employers as well. Rhode Island, A Photographic Portrait will be found for many years to come in the lobbies and reception areas of the region’s most influential businesses. Additional distribution over the next three years will also include high-profile Providence Business News events.

A celebration of the essence of our region, through the art of photography. Rhode Island, A Photographic Portrait of the People, Places and Life in the Ocean State will feature a compilation of work from our area’s finest professional photographers in full and stunning color. Under the art direction of award winning international photographer and artist Pamela Bhatia, in partnership with top of the line commercial and art photographers who make their home in our area, will work together to bring you the highest quality and most representative photographic work available. Due to the uniquely collaborative nature of the project, Rhode Island, A Photographic Portrait will be a singular and unparalleled volume representing our region in its very best light.

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Profiles in Excellence Your company’s chance to connect with Rhode Island’s new spirit! A close-up look at the changing nature of area enterprise, Profiles in Excellence gives organizations that wish to be seen as a part of the vibrant energy which defines our region a chance to tell their story in their own words. These exclusive profiles are carefully formatted and professionally edited by our in-house professionals to ensure their readability and accessibility. Only a limited number of profiles will be available. The opportunity to be a part of this publication only comes along every three years.

A portrait of the people, places and life in our state, as captured by local photographers — Featuring over 200 photographs in full color.

Your Profile Investment Includes: • Writing, editing and photo assistance.

Top pr ivate compa n ies

• Art, design and creative services.

Selec t reta i lers

• Complimentary copies of the book for your office or lobby. • Option to purchase additional books at a discount off the publisher’s rate (when ordered at the time of signing). • Company mention in promotional advertising. • Digital Edition - link to and from your website. • PDF of profile for use as a versatile marketing piece that can be printed, emailed or posted to your website.

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