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No Slowing Down

No Slowing Down

When he was in college three decades ago, Dave Dirubbo dreamed of building the small construction company he started with his brother Anthony into a thriving business. But after he was diagnosed with stage IV lymphoma, those dreams were put on hold.

A Walkable New Gateway to Watertown

A Walkable New Gateway to Watertown

When Laura Portney graduated from Clemson University, she faced a pivotal decision: pursue her master’s degree at Boston Architectural College, or enter the workforce full-time at architects Prellwitz Chilinski Assoc., Portney chose to do both.

Deciphering the Marijuana Industry

Deciphering the Marijuana Industry

As a partner and chairman of the cannabis practice at the Boston-based law firm Foley Hoag, Kevin Conroy represents cannabis-related operators and investors in all aspects of their business including corporate formation and transactions, not-for-profit regulation, employment matters, trademark matters, banking and finance issues, coordination with federal regulations, legislative issues, business and regulatory disputes and real estate transactions.

Quick Turnaround

Quick Turnaround

Since launching in 2014, Stage Point has lent more than $40 million to 120 local investors, most of whom are contractors, to help them renovate over 250 single and multifamily homes. Banker & Tradesman caught up with Bart Quillen, Stage Point Capital’s COO, to discuss the fund and its progress.