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Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Expedient Makes Key Hires in Memphis Additions of Market Vice President and Solutions Architect strengthen solutions provider’s position in the region 15 June 2017 – Expedient, a cloud computing and data center infrastructure as a service (IaaS) provider, today announced two new hires in its Memphis market. Amit Kanda joins the organization as Memphis’ Market Vice President. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Monday, June 19, 2017
Memphis, TN (June 19, 2017) – A2H – Engineers · Architects · Planners is expanding its team across a range of design disciplines and specialties. New hires this month at their Memphis headquarters include: ? Chris Herring, RA – Senior Architect With more than 15 years of experience, Chris Herring joins A2H as a senior architect in its Memphis headquarters. He ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, June 15, 2017
(Memphis, TN) - Agape Child & Family Services, a faith-based, non-profit organization dedicated to providing children and families in Memphis with healthy homes, has launched a $6 million campaign themed Love Your Neighborhood . The campaign is an effort to fund the agency’s growth through the year 2020. Agape was recently awarded a state contract to extend its services to thousands ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 13, 2017 – Adams Keegan, a national managed HR services company, has announced the promotions of Trevor Benitone to Vice President of Business Development, Kristin Lockhart to Vice President of Recruiting and Courtney Allen to Director of Sales – National Accounts. "Trevor, Kristin and Courtney have proven themselves as assets to our team, and in a short ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 12, 2017
MEMPHIS, TN –DCA, a Memphis-based creative communications consulting firm, has won a national ADDY award from the American Advertising Federation (AAF) for its work on Loflin Yard’s integrated marketing campaign. The American Advertising Awards is the advertising industry's largest and most representative competition, attracting more than 40,000 entries every year. The ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Art for Eyes, Eyes for Art Anne et Valentin and theo eyewear with art by Ron Olson Friday, June 23, 2017 Eclectic Eye Collierville 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 3670 S. Houston Levee Rd. #102 Collierville, TN 38017 Saturday, June 24, 2017 Eclectic Eye Midtown 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 242 S. Cooper St. Memphis, TN 38104 Join us on June 23 and 24 for a look at the entire Anne et Valentin and theo eyewear collections! ...read more
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Ladd Safety is proud to announce becoming certified as a Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) through the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nations largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the US. Ladd Safety provides industrial safety products (PPE), janitorial supplies, and first-aid services. Visit our website www.laddsafety.com for ...read more
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
GP CELLULOSE IN MEMPHIS CONTINUES BUILDING UP UNITED WAY OF THE MID-SOUTH ​Ongoing Support Strengthens Local Impact and Sustainability in Battle Against Poverty MEMPHIS, June 6, 2017 – Today, Memphis Cellulose LLC, a subsidiary of GP Cellulose, announced that it has donated approximately $50,000 to the United Way of the Mid-South in 2017 – a combination of general support and ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, June 05, 2017
Save the Date and Submit Your Work! MCA’s 2017 Holiday Bazaar MCA’s 67th Annual Holiday Bazaar and Fundraiser: Call to Artists and Bazaar Dates WHAT: Memphis College of Art 67th Holiday Bazaar and Fundraiser (Juried Show) WHEN: Submissions: Early Submission Deadline is Wednesday, August 30. Final Submission Deadline is Monday, October 2. To apply, visit mca.edu . Direct link to ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, June 05, 2017
JACKSON, Miss. (Feb. 7, 2017) – Neel-Schaffer, Inc., is pleased to announce that Dallas Baker, PE, BCEE, has joined the firm as Director of Environmental Services. Baker retired in January 2017 after serving nearly 24 years with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality in a variety of roles, most recently as Air Director and Chief of the Air Division. There he was responsible for ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, June 05, 2017
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (May 11, 2017) – Neel-Schaffer, Inc., is pleased to announce that Richard Sullivan, PE, has joined the firm and will manage the company’s Tennessee operations. Sullivan will be based in the firm’s Nashville office. Neel-Schaffer also has Tennessee offices in Murfreesboro, Jackson, and Memphis, and it is ranked 177th on the Engineering News-Record list of the ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Giancarlo Mari, MD, second from left, and his team recently brought the OB F.A.S.T. simulation program to China. He is pictured with Danielle Tate, MD, FACOG, left, Bonnie Miller, RN, and Ravpreet Gill, MD, right. High-Risk Obstetrical Care Program Developed at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Regional One Health Expands Internationally Memphis, Tenn. (May 31, 2017) – ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Occupational Therapy Department at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center To Award Posthumous Degree to Student Who Died in 2015 Memphis, Tenn. (May 23, 2017) – In life, Rachel Kay Stevens wanted to help children as an occupational therapist. After her death, her teachers and classmates are ensuring her wish is fulfilled. Stevens, who died in January 2015 shortly after starting ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Speak Creative Announces Lift - a service to help SMBs create affordable websites in under two weeks MEMPHIS, Tenn. (May 30, 2017) - After 18 years in the digital agency space, Memphis-based Speak Creative announces a new service designed to help small businesses and organizations on a tight budget launch a custom designed website in just two weeks. The service, called Lift, pairs a company ...read more
Categories: Community
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 30, 2017 – Fisher Phillips today announced that 43 of its attorneys nationwide are featured in Chambers USA 2017, including two from the Memphis office. The two attorneys are Jay Kiesewetter, senior counsel, and Jeff Weintraub, regional managing partner. “Jay and I feel honored to be included in Chambers USA 2017,” said Weintraub. “Our firm strives to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
May 8, 2017 Metamorphoses, Inc. will be filing a charter school application in 2018 for the 2019 school year. The proposed school is vocational academic high school serving grades 9 th – 12 th . Our site location team has been scouting out potential property in the Whitehaven or Airport areas, the targeted students are students in the Whitehaven and South Memphis areas however, the school ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 24, 2017 – Paragon Bank (OTCBB: PGNN.OB) worked with Make-A-Wish Mid-South to grant three-year-old Layken her wish of going to Walt Disney World. This is the 13th straight year Paragon has worked with Make-A-Wish Mid-South to grant the wish of a local child or teen. The ceremony took place May 23. “At Paragon, we have a passion to help our community, but this ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, May 22, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., May 22, 2017 – Paragon Bank (OTCBB: PGNN.OB) today announced its 2017 first quarter financial earnings, reporting a net income of $657,513, an increase of 14.3 percent over the fourth quarter of 2016 and a 57 percent increase over the first quarter of 2016. These results come after the recent opening of the bank’s Oxford Loan Production Office, as well as ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Economic, Chamber
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Fisher Phillips has been named the top labor and employment law firm in the United States in a survey of readers of Corporate Counsel magazine. The law firm was ranked first for labor and employment law on the 2017 “Best of Corporate Counsel” list based on more than 1,500 votes. Readers cast ballots in 55 categories. Voting was conducted via online ballot and limited to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Lehman-Roberts Co., a leader in the highway paving, construction and aggregate industry, received awards for projects completed in 2016 from Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT), Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) and Associated General Contractors (AGC). Lehman-Roberts Co. was recognized as TDOT’s 2016 Region 4 Smooth Ride Award recipient for the resurfacing work its ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Monday, May 01, 2017
Join us as we welcome a distinguished, luxury designer to Collierville! WHEN: Saturday, May 20, 2017 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE: Eclectic Eye Collierville 3670 S Houston Levee Rd # 102 Memphis, TN 38107 EVENT INFO: Join us on May 20 as we showcase eyewear from a renowned, luxury designer! A brand rep will be on-site at our Collierville store with popular pieces from the collection. Call us for more ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Human Interest, Community
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Jeff Weintraub, regional managing partner of Fisher Phillips in Memphis, has been selected to the "Top 100 Most Powerful Employment Attorneys" in the United States by Human Resource Executive magazine. The list of influential employment attorneys was compiled on the basis of curriculum-vitae analyses, evaluations by clients and peers and reporting by the staff of Lawdragon , a media ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Lehman-Roberts Co., a leader in the highway paving, construction and aggregate industry, has promoted Richard Moore to Director of Business Development. Moore most recently served in project management for the company. He reports to Pat Nelson, President of Lehman-Roberts Co. “Richard’s compassion and desire to serve, as well as his extensive background in the asphalt and paving ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Date & Time May 11, 2017 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Includes continental breakfast & lunch) Location Hilton Memphis 939 Ridge Lake Boulevard Memphis, TN 38120 ( Map ) The labor and employment attorneys of the Fisher Phillips Memphis office, in partnership with SHRM Memphis, will present practical solutions to workplace problems that could arise under the Trump administration. This seminar ...read more
Thursday, March 16, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 16, 2017 – The Seam, a commodities trading and agribusiness software provider, today announced it is expanding operations in the Memphis area and will move to 3400 Players Club Parkway, part of the Southwind Office Plaza. The transition comes after the company’s announcement in January that it is working with IBM and cotton industry leaders to create a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release