Gathered here are the 2016 business leaders who leveraged their positions in the community to have an outsized influence on the Central Massachusetts economy.
Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito on Tuesday did not rule out supporting a $15 an hour statewide minimum wage, but said she wants to first see how employers handle the next scheduled minimum wage increase to $11.
Worcester's UMass Medical School announced yesterday that it is opening its first-ever satellite location in Springfield in a partnership with Baystate Health.
Spectrum Health Systems is expanding into Millbury with a freshly signed 5,000 square foot lease, according to Kelleher & Sadowsky Associates.
Framingham's Ameresco has begun construction of a 2.4 megawatt solar array being installed for the town of Sturbridge.