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1. Marx-Bensdorf Expands in East Memphis
- Friday, September 19, 2014
A prominent Memphis realty company has expanded its presence in East Memphis. Marx-Bensdorf Realtors has grown in the office building at 5860 Ridgeway Loop Blvd. by 526 square feet, bringing its total to 4,653 square feet.
2. Pathmark Inks Lease at I-Bank Tower
- Friday, July 11, 2014
A longtime third-party logistics company is on the move.
Pathmark Transportation Co., which was started in 1984 as a subsidiary of petroleum marketing company Pathmark International before becoming a national logistics provider, has signed a new lease for 3,800 square feet at the i-bank Tower on Poplar Avenue in East Memphis.
3. Renovation, Expansion Underway at Saddle Creek
- Friday, June 13, 2014
The Shops at Saddle Creek has picked up a new tenant as the lifestyle center undergoes a renovation.
Marmi Shoes has leased 1,395 square feet between Vera Bradley and Madewell at Saddle Creek. St. Louis-based Marmi Shoes offers a wide variety of women’s shoe styles and sizes with a European influence. The Saddle Creek location, the first in the Memphis area and the second in Tennessee, is expected to open in the fall.
4. Tower Facelift
- Thursday, May 08, 2014
One of Memphis’ most recognizable office buildings, occupying a prime piece of commercial real estate on Poplar Avenue in East Memphis, is getting a makeover.
Rosemont Realty LLC is investing around $400,000 to update the 24-story i-bank Tower at 5050 Poplar Ave. The 275,634-square-foot building, built in 1967 by pioneering developer William B. Clark Sr. and formerly known as White Station Tower, includes the signature round top floor, which once housed a rotating restaurant.
- Monday, April 07, 2014
SRVS will host the Wesberry Golf Classic Monday, April 7, at Spring Creek Ranch, 140 Chinquapin Drive. The four-person scramble includes lunch, contests, awards and more. Registration is at 11 a.m., lunch at noon, and shotgun start at 1 p.m. Visit srvs.org or call 312-6853.
6. RBCC Law Firm Moving to iBank Tower
- Friday, February 14, 2014
The law firm of Rogers, Berry, Chesney & Cannon PLLC, owner of 1713 Kirby Parkway since 2006, recently sold its office building and will relocate to the iBank building on Poplar Avenue in East Memphis.
7. Walgreen Co. Closes Ike’s Gas Station
- Friday, August 02, 2013
Walgreen Co. has closed the gas station at its Ike’s store on Union Avenue, but the company isn’t saying anything else about the property’s future.
8. Loeb Enjoying Strong Demand in East Memphis
- Friday, June 28, 2013
Pomp & Poise, a new gift store concept specializing in home and garden items, has signed a new lease at Park Place Center.
Pomp and Poise will occupy 1,400 square feet at the East Memphis retail center at the southwest corner of Park Avenue and Ridgeway Road.
9. Gammon Joins Methodist in Business Development
- Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Myra Gammon has joined Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare as a business development account manager for Community Care Associates. In her new role, Gammon is responsible for the development and management of the Occupational Health and Wellness Services program.
10. I-Bank Grows in Namesake East Memphis Office Tower
- Friday, November 30, 2012
Independent Bank has expanded its headquarters at I-Bank Tower to primarily accommodate its Mortgage Lending Division.
11. Food Awareness
- Tuesday, September 18, 2012
On a recent humid September morning, a group of casually dressed students sat cross-legged in a field on the Rhodes College campus, deeply engaged in a discussion about the various preparation methods and cultural associations of yams.
12. ‘Fun Food Fast’
- Tuesday, June 12, 2012
After a five-year hiatus, fast-casual restaurant Foozi has returned to the I-Bank Tower at 5050 Poplar Ave. while retaining its other location next door at Clark Tower.
13. Retailers Report Positive March Sales
- Friday, April 06, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) – Retailers from discounter Target to department-store chain Macy's reported better-than-expected sales in March in the latest sign that Americans are feeling better about the economy.
14. UTHSC Narrows Search for Dean of Nursing
- Tuesday, January 24, 2012
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center search committee charged with finding a candidate to fill the position of College of Nursing dean has selected three finalists.
They are Sally J. Reel, associate dean for academic practice and clinical professor, College of Nursing, and director, Arizona Area Health Education Centers Program, University of Arizona; Laura A. Talbot, Dean W. Colvard Distinguished Professor in Nursing, professor, and director of the Health Services Research Ph.D. Program, College of Health and Human Services, University of North Carolina at Charlotte; and Sarah Ann Thompson, professor and associate dean of academic programs in the College of Nursing, and professor in the College of Public Health, Department of Health Services Research and Administration, University of Nebraska Medical Center.
15. SRVS Nominees Receive Disability Awards
- Thursday, November 03, 2011
SRVS personnel received Community Recognition awards at the Arc Mid-South’s 16th Annual Arc Gala.
Beverly Shaw, SRVS’ community living director, received the Professional Achievement Award.
16. Obsidian PR Preps For South Main Move
- Friday, September 16, 2011
Obsidian Public Relations is relocating less than a mile from its current office, in efforts to establish a presence in the South Main Historic Arts District by having its own creative space that will allow plenty of room for growth.
17. Orpheum to Host High School Theater Awards
- Wednesday, May 25, 2011
The Second Annual Orpheum High School Musical Theatre Awards will be hosted by actress and country artist Laura Bell Bundy Thursday, May 26, at the Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main St.
18. GOP Frosh Take Care of Districts in Defense Bill
- Tuesday, May 24, 2011
WASHINGTON (AP) – Hard-charging Republicans who rallied voters last year with cries of "Stop the spending, ban the earmarks" are quietly offering a more familiar Washington refrain now that they're in Congress – not in my backyard.
- Tuesday, May 24, 2011
The Institute of Real Estate Management Memphis Chapter will join the Apartment Association of Greater Memphis for a meeting Tuesday, May 24, at noon at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. For reservations, email email@example.com.
- Monday, May 23, 2011
Indie Memphis will present its Dance Film Series Monday through Wednesday at the Evergreen Theatre, 1705 Poplar Ave. “William Shatner’s Gonzo Ballet” will make its Memphis premiere Wednesday at 7 p.m. Other films include “Rumba,” playing Monday at 7 p.m. and “NY Export: Opus Jazz” Tuesday at 7 p.m. Award-winning short films will precede the three features. For more information, visit www.indiememphis.com.
21. ‘The Rat’ at Rhodes Gets Makeover
- Friday, May 13, 2011
Rhodes College has filed an $11 million permit with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement to expand and renovate its main dining hall facility.
Known by students as “The Rat,” Catherine Burrow Refectory opened in 1958 and has three dining areas – Neely Hall, Hyde Hall and Rollow Hall. Smaller meeting rooms include the Alburty Room, the Davis Room and the Bell Room.
22. Black Equip. Supply Grows Memphis Presence
- Friday, April 08, 2011
Black Equipment Supply is relocating its Memphis presence to a space that nearly doubles the size of the firm’s former location.
The company will vacate its 14,000-square-foot space off Cherry Road and has signed a 25,372-square-foot lease at Shelby Air Park, 4570 Shelby Air Drive, suite 8.
23. Grubb & Ellis’ deWitt Appointed To MAAR Commercial Council
- Wednesday, September 01, 2010
Greg deWitt of Grubb & Ellis Co. has been appointed to the Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council. He will take over one of the council’s director seats next year before becoming the council’s vice president in 2012.
24. Solar Financing on Tap For Baker Donelson Seminar
- Wednesday, July 07, 2010
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz PC will host a breakfast briefing titled “Private Financing for the Solar Industry” July 14 from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
The briefing will originate from Baker Donelson’s Nashville office at 211 Commerce St., suite 800. Simultaneous video will be broadcast to Baker Donelson’s offices in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Johnson City.
25. U of M Receives Grant For Online Library Project
- Thursday, June 17, 2010
The Institute of Museum and Library Sciences has awarded a $552,168 grant to the University of Memphis through the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program.
- Tuesday, June 08, 2010
The Small Business Chamber will host a breakfast forum titled “Doing Business with City & County Government” Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. at The Crescent Club, 6075 Poplar Ave. Guest speakers are Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. and Shelby County Mayor Joe Ford. Cost is $20.
- Monday, June 07, 2010
The Madison Hotel will host Smoking Up High: High-Class, Low-Key, a monthly rooftop cigar event, Monday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the rooftop of the hotel, 79 Madison Ave. The event will feature a selection of cigars from the Mix Cigar Emporium, a cash bar and tapas. For reservations, call 333-1224.
28. 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.
29. Finch Appointed to Dean Position At UofM School of Nursing
- Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Dr. Linda Finch has been appointed associate dean and director of undergraduate programs for the Loewenberg School of Nursing at the University of Memphis. Finch was previously an associate professor on the nursing faculty. She has been named an American Nurses Foundation Scholar by the American Nurses Association and is an active member of Sigma Theta Tau International, the honor society for nursing. She also has served on the editorial board of “The Tennessee Nurse.”
30. Leonard Joins Madison Hotel As Director of Sales
- Wednesday, December 31, 2008
Liese Leonard recently joined the Madison Hotel as director of sales.
Leonard is responsible for overseeing all internal and external sales efforts for the hotel including developing new accounts, maintaining existing accounts and supervising all sales and catering associates.
- Tuesday, April 01, 2008
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the Memphis Cook Convention Center, 255 N. Main St. The speaker will be Winfield Dunn, former governor of Tennessee. Cost is $18 at the door. R.S.V.P. to Taylor Hughes, 526-1318 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
32. Perrin to Oversee Orpheum's Fundraising Efforts, Special Events
- Wednesday, August 22, 2007
The Orpheum Theatre announced Jim Perrin has been named vice president of development. Perrin previously served as the president of Junior Achievement of Memphis & the Mid-South Inc. In his new position, he will oversee the Orpheum's fundraising efforts, special events and other projects.
33. Goldstein Named MAAR Associate of the Year
- Wednesday, March 21, 2007
Crye-Leike Realtors associate Pat Goldstein has been awarded the 2006 Realtor Associate of the Year Award by the Memphis Area Association of Realtors. Goldstein has worked as an agent for 23 years and specializes in residential, relocation, first-time homebuyers and new home real estate sales.
34. Siegal-Robert Inc. Selects CEO
- Wednesday, March 07, 2007
David M. Gilchrist has been selected as chief executive officer of Siegal-Robert Inc. and Siegal-Robert Automotive. Most recently, Gilchrist was the president and CEO of Jackson Products Inc. in St. Louis, a highway and personal safety product manufacturer. He also has held supervisory positions with Mid-South Industries and VP Buildings Inc.
35. Medical Facilities Feather Their Nest in Germantown
- Monday, July 10, 2006
Three years ago, Greg McGaw figured it would cost an outlandish amount to convert some of the now-vacant Wal-Mart property at 1280 S. Germantown Road into a medical space.
Wal-Mart abandoned the 16-acre site in 2003, leaving McGaw - principal of Landstone Medical Properties - and others to speculate that the land was a prime site for a medical user. That type of real estate also is something Germantown officials have been keen on attracting since the town is landlocked, very nearly built-out and has few opportunities available to expand its property tax base.
36. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, March 31, 2004
Nashville Attorney Appointed to 30th Judicial District
Attorney Appointed to 30th Judicial District
Nashville attorney Donna M. Fields was appointed to fill a position in the 30th Judicial District, Circuit Court Division 7, replacing recently...
37. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, October 08, 2003
WMC Forecaster Wins Speech Communicator Award Dave Brown, senior weather forecaster for WMC-TV 5, was named Tennessee Speech Communicator of the Year by the Tennessee Communicator Association. Brown, who has worked for WMC for 26 year...
38. Archived Article: Comm Focus
- Friday, August 08, 2003
By Keri Holt
Corporate support drives diabetes research, education
By KERI HOLT
The Daily News
Given the right toppings, pizza is for everyone even diabetics.
After being enlightened with that discovery by the American Diabetes Associ...
39. Archived Article: Farrington (lead)
- Monday, June 30, 2003
Developers take aim on Downtown living
Developers take aim on Downtown living
By LANCE ALLAN
The Daily News
Its all about location, Henry Turley Co.s Cindi James would say. Thats why eight of the 17 available units in Downtowns latest co...
40. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 21, 2001
Archer>Malmo announced the following new hires and promotions
Archer>Malmo announced the following new hires and promotions.
Doug Force joined as manager of technology services. He has nearly 15 years experience in information systems an...
41. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, April 12, 2001
The Memphis Bar Association presents Tips on Bankruptcy Chapter 11 from 9 a The annual spring "Employee Benefits Law and Practice Update" will be shown by tape delay at noon May 18 at the Memphis Bar Association, One Conference Square, Sui...
42. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 04, 1998
Kevin Mitchell has been promoted from art director to associate creative director at Walker & Associates Inc Kevin Mitchell has been promoted from art director to associate creative director at Walker & Associates Inc. He is a graduate of th...
43. Archived Article: Back
- Wednesday, October 30, 1996
Galleria announces Galleria announces first group of stores Urban Shopping Centers Inc., owner of the Wolfchase Galleria under construction at I-40 and Germantown Parkway, announced Tuesday many of the new stores that will open in the mall Feb. 26. ...
44. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, June 05, 1996
Laura T Laura T. Todd has joined the Bank of Collierville as mortgage loan officer. Formerly with First Tennessee Mortgage in Collierville, she has been in mortgage banking for more than 14 years. Todd is a graduate of the University of Mississippi ...