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August 28, 2018

In the News: Historic All-Women’s Race Returns on Boston Common this October

From Women’s Running – In 1977, the idea of a road race by women, for women was laughable. Though Title IX legislation had been in effect for five years, female athletes rarely appeared in the…
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April 10, 2018

In the News: Meet Dusty Rhodes of Conventures

From Boston Voyager – It all started with a $200 phone deposit and a borrowed desk on Newbury Street. There were no special event firms—only a smattering of advertising and PR agencies—and very few women…
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June 15, 2017

In the News: The Tall Ships may be majestic. But bringing them here can be a headache.

From The Boston Globe – The Grand Parade of Sail that will grace Boston Harbor on Saturday promises to be a visual delight, a slow, majestic procession of 54 vessels from around the world that…
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In the News
March 25, 2016

In the News: Dusty Rhodes takes on Harborfest

From The Boston Globe – Dusty Rhodes helped rescue First Night this past winter. Now she’s hoping to do the same with Boston Harborfest this summer. The Conventures Inc. president volunteered to have the First…
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September 26, 2014

In the News: Women Up: Dusty Rhodes of Conventures

From Boston Business Journal – Where do you turn when you need advice or guidance? I run things by my colleagues. We have a very open and fluid communications approach so if there’s something I’m not…
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