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Wednesday, March 20, 2019
TREZEVANT NAMES BOARD MEMBERS Trezevant has recently named the following as officers for the nonprofit’s board of directors: John Ivy, chairman; Shade Robinson, vice chairman; Estella Mayhue-Greer, secretary; David "Casey" Bowlin, immediate past board chairman. Returning board members include: Bruce Hopkins; Cyndi Couri, Board President of Mary Galloway Home; Matt Crow; The Right Rev. Don ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Monday, March 11, 2019
IMC COMPANIES EVP TESTIFIES BEFORE U.S. SENATE COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE, SCIENCE & TRANSPORTATION Donna Lemm, EVP of National Sales for IMC Companies represented the Agriculture Transportation Coalition (AgTC) and testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation at a hearing entitled Connecting America: Examining Intermodal Connections Across Our Surface ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political
Tuesday, March 05, 2019
OIS RELOCATES OFFICES  (Memphis, TN) - Ohio Intermodal Services (OIS), a member of the IMC Companies family of brands, is moving its Cincinnati offices in from a 600-square-foot space at 1425 Ledlie Street to a 2,300-square-foot facility at 2801 Spring Grove Avenue. With offices in Cincinnati, Columbus and Cleveland, OIS is focused on providing container drayage for clients in the Ohio Valley. ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Papers/Research
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Media Contact: Domenica Ghanem, domenica@weare3i.com   Three(i) Wins Back to Back in 2019 Reed Awards for Web Memphis-based communications firm win awards for best website design s two years straight   On Thursday, February 22, 2019, Three(i) Creative Communicationswas awarded the 2019 Reed Awards for Best Website for Public Affairs Campaign. Three(i) received the website design award for ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article, Political
Monday, February 25, 2019
HI-SPEED INDUSTRIAL SERVICE NAMES NEW CFO Hi-Speed Industrial Service recently named B. J. Curtis as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Prior to his new position, he owned and oversaw operations for two Arkansas-based ACE Hardware locations as well as Curtis Lumber Company, Inc. In his new role, he will oversee financial strategy, economic analysis and compliance for Hi-Speed. Curtis earned ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, February 21, 2019
MARX-BENSDORF NAMES NEW RELOCATION DIRECTOR, CELEBRATES LEGACY OF EILEEN CHERNY  (Memphis, TN) – Laurence Kenner was recently named Global Relocation Director for Marx-Bensdorf, REALTORS®. In addition to being a REALTOR® with more than 40 years of experience, she is a certified Global Relocation Professional (GRP), a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS) and is a lifetime member of the Memphis ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Brad Ottinger is the Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Administrative Officer, Secretary of MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. and a member of IEC since March 2016. He joined MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. as Associate General Counsel in January of 2014 and subsequently served as Vice President, General Counsel, Legal and Human Resources. Brad came to MicroPort Orthopedics Inc. from Buckeye ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Adams Keegan expands in Nashville, hires business development managerMEMPHIS, Tenn., February 12, 2019 – Adams Keegan, a national managed HR, payroll and benefits provider, today announced it has expanded its presence in Nashville by opening a new office near Vanderbilt University at 210 25th Avenue North. The company has also hired Jeff Young as business development manager. Young reports to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Black McLaren Jones Ryland & Griffee, P.C. Expands with the Addition of Two Experienced LitigatorsMEMPHIS, Tenn., February 12, 2019 – Black McLaren Jones Ryland & Griffee, P.C. is pleased to announce the addition of attorneys Megan E. Arthur and Amy Worrell Sterling to the firm. Megan Arthur, previously a shareholder at Evans Petree, P.C., brings her family law practice to BMJRG, expanding the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, February 04, 2019
AGAPE CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES ANNOUNCES NEW TEAM MEMBERS, BOARD AND PROMOTIONS Agape Child & Family Services recently named Lori Humber operations director of the nonprofit's Powerlines Community Network that provides community-based services to families where they live. She most recently served as volunteer services director for the organization. In her new role, Humber will oversee Agape's ...read more
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Thursday, January 10, 2019
Lehman-Roberts Company and Memphis Stone & Gravel Co. announce fifth annual MLK Day of Service contributionsMore than 300 employees to complete 25 service projects in South MemphisMEMPHIS, Tenn., January 10, 2019 – On January 21, Lehman-Roberts Co. and Memphis Stone & Gravel Co. employees will join together, once again, in support of the Soulsville and South Memphis communities. 2019 marks the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Thursday, February 01, 2018
ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT  WHAT: Eclectic Eye presents "Spirit Animal" by Karen MulfordWHEN: February 16, 2018 – April 11, 2018WHERE: Eclectic Eye showroom 242 South Cooper St. Midtown Memphis        INFO: The “Spirit Animal” series features wildlife portraits and silhouettes captured by acrylic paint on canvas. The color scheme and style vary from piece to piece, making this series representative of ...read more
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Wednesday, November 01, 2017
Memphis, Tenn., November 1, 2017 – Eclectic Eye, a Memphis destination for optometry services and stylish eyewear needs, today announced a special anniversary sale in celebration of 15 successful years in business.  Since opening the store in the heart of Midtown, Memphis, Eclectic Eye has pioneered the local optometry provider model and truly defined how small businesses contribute to the ...read more
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Thursday, October 26, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., October 26, 2017 – Paragon Bank (OTCBB: PGNN.OB) is displaying artwork from Evangelical Christian School students in its Saddle Creek Banking Center (7600 Poplar Avenue) throughout the month of November. ECS has been part of the Memphis community for more than 50 years, bringing academic excellence and faith-based teaching to pre-K through 12th grade students."These ECS students ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Friday, September 08, 2017
EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT  WHAT: Francis Klein Trunk Show at Eclectic EyeWHEN: Saturday, September 23, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.WHERE: Eclectic Eye, 242 S. Cooper Street, Memphis, TN 38104EVENT INFO Join us September 23 as we host a Francis Klein Trunk Show! Dixie Klein, daughter of the designer, will be in attendance. Francis Klein originated in Paris, so it's no secret that the designs are influenced ...read more
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Tuesday, September 05, 2017
ARTIST ANNOUNCEMENT  WHAT: Eclectic Eye presents Immeasurably More by Rachel RievesWHEN: September 22, 2017 – November 1, 2017WHERE: Eclectic Eye showroom 242 South Cooper Street Midtown Memphis        INFO: Rachel Rieves is an artist who lives and works in Memphis. Rieves has always had a passion for art and design, whether it be creating children’s clothing, sewing curtains or interior ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., August 29, 2017 – Paragon Bank (OTCBB: PGNN.OB) displayed artwork from Memphis Oral School for the Deaf (MOSD) students in its Saddle Creek Banking Center (7600 Poplar Avenue) throughout the month of August. MOSD helps profoundly deaf and hard-hearing children ages birth to six years old learn language during the most critical developmental stages of their lives. Paragon hosted a ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Chamber, Community, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
MEMPHIS, Tenn., August 15, 2017 – Fisher Phillips today announced that two attorneys from the Memphis office have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2018®. The two local attorneys are Jay Kiesewetter, senior counsel, and Jeff Weintraub, managing partner. Fisher Phillips had a total of 89 attorneys listed in this year’s edition. Kiesewetter and Weintraub have ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
Memphis, Tenn., August 9, 2017 – Eclectic Eye, a Memphis destination for optometry services and stylish eyewear needs, has hired Shannon Seaton as eyewear architect. Seaton reports to Lindy Faulkner, retail manager at Eclectic Eye. “Shannon’s love for all things Memphis, coupled with her strong customer service skills, makes her an instant asset to our team,” said Robbie Johnson Weinberg, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Human Interest, Press Release
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 38107EVENT INFO: Join us on May 20 as we showcase eyewear from a ...read more
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