Best Business in Boston 1987

General Business

1987 Best CEO

Smith played the White Knight and charged to the rescue of Carter Hawley Hale Stores for the second time in two years, thwarting the Limited’s second hostile takeover attempt on...

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General Business

1987 Best Corporation

A controversial choice, no matter how you cite it, considering the bank’s relatively recent troubles with the law. Happily, Bank of Boston has since then kept its nose clean and...

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