Laura Finaldi

Staff Writer
Laura Finaldi joined the Worcester Business Journal editorial team in December 2015. She covers health care, higher education and manufacturing. She previously interned at the Boston Globe and covered business and the town of Smithfield for the News & Observer in Raleigh, N.C. A graduate of Northeastern University, Laura came to Worcester from Brighton and in her free time can be found at the gym or at home watching any D.C.-based television show, like Scandal, House of Cards or the West Wing.


TechSandBox incubator closing in July

TechSandBox is closing its doors at the end of July due to a lack of sustainable funding, the Hopkinton incubator announced Tuesday afternoon.

Nurses push safety after Harrington stabbing

A nurse was stabbed by a patient while working at at Harrington Hospital in Southbridge earlier this month, the latest in a string of attacks of...

EnerNOC to be acquired for $300M

Boston-based energy management company EnerNOC announced Thursday that it is being acquired by an Italian energy company.

Equity firm in talks to buy Staples for $6 billion

Staples, Inc. could go private in a potential $6 billion acquisition by a private equity firm.

Worcester Chamber supporting sales tax holiday

Massachusetts should hold a sales tax holiday this summer but reject a tax on sugary drinks, a Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce official told...

Shrewsbury St. restaurant to open in building seized over drugs

Even though its building has been seized by authorities following the arrest of its owner on drug charges, a new seasonal menu restaurant called...

QCC enters Blackstone Valley

After a 20-year wait, Quinsigamond Community College is expanding into the Blackstone Valley with two initiatives.

State approves UMass psychiatric bed reductions

UMass Memorial Health Care will convert roughly half of its psychiatric beds for medical/surgical use after it received approval from the state...

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