Editorial Results (free)
1. Stepherson Named Chair-Elect of Grocers Association
- Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Randy Stepherson has been named 2014-2015 chairman-elect of the Tennessee Grocers & Convenience Store Association board of directors. Stepherson is president of Stepherson Inc., the family- and employee-owned parent company of Superlo Foods, which has five Memphis-area locations, and Stepherson’s.
2. Rehab on the River
- Thursday, July 17, 2014
The next front in the “previtalization” of Memphis is a three-story, neoclassical brick building from the Depression era that was once a hospital for those who worked on the Mississippi River.
3. Levee District Lends Support to Big River Crossing
- Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Proponents of the Harahan Bridge bicycle and pedestrian boardwalk have announced a new milestone for the project.
The project – recently rebranded as the Big River Crossing – now has a memorandum of understanding with the St. Francis Levee District of Arkansas for a set of crushed limestone trails atop levees covering more than 60 miles and two counties in Arkansas, including Crittenden County and the city of West Memphis.
4. Call to Nursing Led Burnett to Form Staffing Agency
- Friday, December 13, 2013
Denise Burnett entered Evangel University in Springfield, Mo., to major in journalism and minor in political science with dreams of joining the Fourth Estate.
5. MLGW Conference Focuses on Future
- Thursday, November 07, 2013
Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division will be hosting a training and networking event for faith and nonprofit leaders Friday, Nov. 8.
The MLGW Business of Service Conference will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the MLGW Training Center, 4949 Raleigh-LaGrange Road.
6. Twitter Just One Symptom of IPO Fever's Return
- Wednesday, November 06, 2013
IPO fever is back.
Five years after the financial crisis dampened enthusiasm for initial public offerings, investors are again eager to buy shares when companies start trading. Twitter is the star this week, but the number of offerings shows that it's not just social-media darlings that are seeking and attracting investors.
7. Wright Medical Group Seeks Tax Breaks to Relocate to Memphis
- Friday, August 02, 2013
Arlington-based Wright Medical Group Inc. is seeking tax freezes to retain 225 jobs, add 35 new jobs and invest $10.6 million into a new headquarters on Cherry Road in East Memphis.
8. Rightful Owner
- Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Ever since he was a child, Brad Martin, chairman of private investment firm RBM Venture Co. and retired chairman and CEO of Saks Inc., was attracted to the large wooded property at 1023 Cherry Road near Park Avenue in East Memphis.
9. Filling the Voids
- Saturday, February 02, 2013
Last year was a banner year for adaptive reuse projects in Midtown and Downtown.
Developers announced plans for the Sears Crosstown building, Overton Square, Hotel Chisca, James Lee House and old United Warehouse in the South Main Historic Arts District. Construction began on The Pyramid, turning it into a 220,000-square-foot mega-Bass Pro Shop Outdoor World, and Memphis in May moved into its new headquarters at 56 S. Front St., a 14,600-square-foot building that’s on the National Register of Historic Places.
10. Health Care Alignment Trend Accelerates
- Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The trend for alignment between hospital systems and private physicians hit the Mid-South in mid-2010 and has gained momentum since.
The area’s three major hospital systems – Baptist Memorial Health Care, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare and Saint Francis Healthcare – are padding their physician rosters with primary care doctors and specialists by acquiring practices in strategic locations throughout the Memphis market.
11. Delek Buys Lion Oil Facility for $6.4 Million
- Tuesday, November 20, 2012
1023 Riverside Drive Memphis, TN 38106
Sale Amount: $6.4 million
Sale Date: Nov. 7, 2012
12. Packed Week for Entrepreneurs Draws to Close
- Friday, August 17, 2012
The week that’s now drawing to a close is Exhibit A for why a national tech media site co-founder said he and his partner are relocating their operation to Memphis.
Nibletz.com co-founder Kyle Sandler said other cities made strong offers – some of them even willing to pony up more incentives than could be matched by Memphis entities wooing Nibletz, which bills itself as “the voice of startups everywhere else.” But Sandler said he wants to be where the action is, and as he sees it, the entrepreneurial and startup action is in Memphis.
13. Medical Realignment
- Monday, June 04, 2012
Private practice is fast becoming a thing of the past, as physicians groups across the country scramble to align with large health care systems in a move largely driven by national health care reform.
14. 100 Years of Design
- Thursday, March 15, 2012
Evans Taylor Foster Childress, which celebrates its centennial in March, can trace its origins to two distinguished Memphis architectural firms.
15. Irving Leads Research Co. Animal Cell Therapies
- Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Adam M. Irving is chief executive officer of San Diego-based Animal Cell Therapies Inc., a company that develops stem cell treatments to treat a variety of ailments for animals. Irving is based in Memphis.
16. Improving Public Health Goal of New Initiative
- Thursday, February 16, 2012
Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell this week announced the launch of a new broad-based health care project designed to improve public health and reduce health care costs for county residents.
17. JC Penney Posts a Q3 Loss
- Tuesday, November 15, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) – J.C. Penney Co.'s new CEO Ron Johnson, a former Apple executive, told analysts Monday that the department store chain is rethinking everything it's doing – from pricing to products. The message comes as the retailer struggles to turnaround its business after reporting a quarterly loss.
18. Saint Francis Network Continues to Grow
- Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Saint Francis Medical Partners has added six physicians to its primary care network. The addition of Dr. Karima Causey, Dr. Jerry Floyd, Dr. Joseph C. Garbarini, Dr. Jeffrey Hoover, Dr. Robert Kulinski and Dr. Monica Warhaftig brings the total employed and affiliated physicians in the Saint Francis Medical Partners Network to about 30.
19. Saint Francis Partners for Prostate Event
- Friday, September 16, 2011
Saint Francis Hospital, the American Urological Association Foundation and the National Football League, are sponsoring a free men’s prostate event Tuesday, Sept. 20, at 6 p.m. at Saint Francis Hospital.
20. CCHS to Open Family Medicine Center
- Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Christ Community Health Services on Thursday, Aug. 11, will unveil the new University Family Medicine Center, a clinic in the heart of the Memphis Medical District that will serve medically underserved members of the community.
- Friday, April 08, 2011
Health Memphis Common Table will present a Community Partners Forum Friday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at St. Francis Hospital, 5959 Park Ave. Dr. Calvin Johnson, president of Altre Strategies Solutions Group LLC, will speak on the topic “Eliminating Health Disparities by Focusing on Quality.” For more information, contact Patti Tosti at 273-2665 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Thursday, April 07, 2011
The Mid-South Area Business Travelers Association will meet Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, 6120 Poplar Ave. Laurie Rusin will present “Road Warrior Packing and Travel Secrets Revealed.” To register, visit www.msabta.org.
- Wednesday, April 06, 2011
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., suite 502. Participants will increase understanding of key ethical issues faced by nonprofit leaders and learn approaches to practice and model ethical leadership. Cost is $60 for members, $110 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
24. St. Francis Opens Primary Care Clinic
- Monday, April 04, 2011
St. Francis Medical Partners unveiled its new location at 452 Perkins Extended Thursday during a ribbon-cutting event.
25. CRE Sales Up, Outlook Still Dour
- Tuesday, March 29, 2011
February’s mixed bag of commercial real estate sales serve as evidence of the sluggish speculative market, which doesn’t appear to be staging a comeback in the foreseeable future.
Shelby County saw 48 CRE sales last month, a 41 percent increase from 34 sales in February 2010, but also a 16 percent decrease from 57 in January, according to the latest information from real estate information company Chandler Reports, www.chandlerreports.com.
26. Electrolux Officials Sign Downtown Office Lease
- Friday, March 04, 2011
Before it builds a new manufacturing plant at Frank C. Pidgeon Industrial Park, Electrolux will set up shop in Memphis with a Downtown office.
The Swedish appliance maker has signed a 14,000-square-foot lease at One Commerce Square, 40 S. Main St., where it will occupy the building’s entire 24th floor.
27. Saint Francis Entity Acquires Memphis Medical Specialists
- Monday, December 27, 2010
Saint Francis Medical Partners announced last week the acquisition of Memphis Medical Specialists PC, an internal medicine practice.
28. Yeates Joins A2H As Project Manager
- Wednesday, July 07, 2010
Arthur Yeates has joined Askew Hargraves Harcourt & Associates Inc. (A2H) as an architectural project manager.
29. Southern Heritage Classic Founder Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
- Wednesday, February 03, 2010
Fred Jones has received the Arthur S. Holmon Lifetime Achievement Award from the University of Memphis Black Student Association.
30. Tabor Orthopedics to Renovate Newly Purchased Office Building
- Tuesday, April 28, 2009
1244 Primacy Parkway
Memphis, TN 38119
Permit Amount: $1.5 Million
Project Cost: $1.5 million
Permit Date: Applied April 2009
Completion: October 2009
Owner: Primacy Partners LLC
Tenant: Tabor Orthopedics
Contractor: Grinder, Taber & Grinder Inc.
31. Saint Francis Weight Loss Center Appoints Weaver Medical Director
- Wednesday, March 04, 2009
Virginia Weaver has been appointed medical director of the Saint Francis Center for Surgical Weight Loss.
32. MED Board Approves Possible Job Cuts
- Thursday, February 12, 2009
The board for the Regional Medical Center at Memphis voted unanimously Wednesday morning to give FTI Cambio authority to implement changes that could save the publicly owned hospital as much as $25 million, but also potentially put as many as 200 employees out of work. FTI Cambio is the consulting firm contracted to manage The MED.
33. Tenet Swings to Q3 Profit On Investment Sale Gain
- Wednesday, November 05, 2008
Tenet Healthcare Corp. reported Tuesday it swung to a third-quarter profit on an investment sales gain, but the results fell shy of Wall Street expectations and the hospital operator cut its full-year outlook.
34. Hottel Appointed Dean At UT College of Dentistry
- Wednesday, October 22, 2008
Dr. Timothy L. Hottel has been appointed dean for the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry.
Hottel currently serves as executive associate dean and chief financial officer, associate dean for academic and financial affairs, division chief for primary care, professor in the Department of Prosthodontics, and interim chair of the Department of Cariology and Restorative Dentistry at Nova Southeastern University in Ford Lauderdale, Fla.
35. Archived Article
- Tuesday, March 25, 2008
6101 Shelby Oaks Drive
Memphis, TN 38134
Loan Amount: $2.4 million
Sale Date: March 13, 2008
Buyer: Splendid Hospitality LLC
36. Archived Article
- Tuesday, May 22, 2007
939 Ridge Lake Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38120
Sale Amount: $45 million
Sale Date: May 9, 2007
Buyer: RBD Memphis LLC
37. Hilton MemphisSells For $45 Million
- Tuesday, May 15, 2007
The 405-room Hilton Memphis at 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. has sold for $45 million.
The sale closed last week.
Sale deeds list the buyer as RBD Memphis LLC a
38. Archived Article
- Tuesday, August 01, 2006
Loan Amount: $15 million
Loan Date: July 18, 2006
Maturity Date: Aug. 31, 2007
39. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Wednesday, September 01, 2004
Financed for $2.2 Million
Duck Shack Real Estate Partners has financed property at 505 N. Germantown Parkway in the Germantown Crossing Subdivision for $2.2 million, according to The Daily News Public...
40. Archived Article: Thorp (lead)
- Wednesday, May 26, 2004
New Hospital Spurs Office Development
Thorp Construction starts project near St. Francis-Bartlett
The Daily News
When the 90-bed St. Francis Bartlett Medical Center opens, its a logical next step for medical-related o...
41. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, November 04, 2003
Parcels located in
ProLogis-Macquarie Finances Four Parcels Parcels in two
Cost: $27.5 million
Borrower: ProLogis-Macquarie Tennessee II LLC
Lender: Allstate Life Insurance Co.
Trustee: Wesley D. Turner of Will...
42. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, June 19, 2003
Oracle boosts PeopleSoft takeover bid
Oracle boosts PeopleSoft takeover bid
Oracle Corp., the No. 2 U.S.-based global software maker, Wednesday sweetened its hostile cash bid for PeopleSoft Inc. by 22 percent to about $6.3 billion, the latest ...
43. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, February 22, 2001
Donna Fisher and Fred Lewis, partners in Lewis Fisher Henderson & Claxton LLP, were selected for inclusion in the ninth editio Donna Fisher and Fred Lewis, partners in Lewis Fisher Henderson & Claxton LLP, were selected for inclusion in the ...
44. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, March 08, 2000
Peter Kelly, chairman and chief executive officer of The LTV Corporation (NYSE: LTV - news) today announced the election by the Board of Directors of David M J. Mitchell Collins has been appointed senior vice president and chief financial officer of...
45. Archived Article: 64 Ltd. Partners Lj
- Thursday, January 30, 1997
lj 10/5 cates Work to begin on $1 million commercial center in Bartlett By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Groundwork is about to begin on a multi-tenant, commercial strip center in Bartlett under development by partners of McNeill Investment Co. Inc....