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1. Gowen Named Marketing Head at Renshaw Property Management
- Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Kellyn Gowen has joined Renshaw Property Management as marketing coordinator. In her new role, Gowen manages social media, marketing and communications for the company’s 800 Mid-South rental properties, serves as a liaison for property owners and real estate agents, and spearheads marketing efforts for vacant properties.
2. Federal Charges Filed in Temple-Inland Paper Mill Spill
- Friday, December 28, 2012
The Justice Department has filed two criminal misdemeanor charges against a Bogalusa, La., paper mill, saying it violated federal environmental laws.
The charges stem from a five-day spill of pulp byproducts into the Pearl River in August 2011.
3. Bass Berry Law Firm Honored for Recent Deals
- Thursday, December 27, 2012
The law firm of Bass, Berry & Sims PLC has won the mergers and acquisitions “deal of the year” award in the $50 million to $100 million category from M&A Advisors.
The deal for which Bass Berry won the award was announced earlier this year. It involved Luminex Corp. – a health care and life sciences research company – acquiring privately held GenturaDx, a molecular diagnostics company focused on making nucleic acid testing affordable and practical for any lab.
4. Local Entrepreneurs Will Soon Have ‘Urban Workspace’
- Tuesday, September 18, 2012
A shared open work space, modeled after incubators in Los Angeles and New York City, is on the brink of being launched in Downtown Memphis.
Urban Workspace Powered by Cricket Wireless, located in the City House Memphis Condos at 6 W. G.E. Patterson Ave., will provide an affordable, shared working environment for freelancers, entrepreneurs, small businesses and startups eager to collaborate and share resources. The co-working facility opens Oct. 1.
5. Capital One to Pay $210M Over Marketing Tactics
- Thursday, July 19, 2012
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration's consumer watchdog agency flexed its enforcement muscles for the first time Wednesday and ordered Capital One Bank to repay millions of credit card customers allegedly tricked into buying costly add-on services.
6. International Paper Buys La. Temple-Inland Mill
- Monday, February 20, 2012
International Paper Co. is now officially the fifth owner of a paper mill opened in Bogalusa in 1906, according to the Bogalusa, La., Daily News.
7. International Paper Buys Mill From Temple-Inland
- Friday, February 17, 2012
BOGALUSA, La. (AP) – International Paper Co. is now officially the fifth owner of a paper mill opened in Bogalusa in 1906.
8. CRE Activity Stays Strong During 2011
- Friday, December 30, 2011
Despite hard times, local commercial real estate firms were able to ink plenty of deals in the past 12 months.
Memphis’ industrial leasing activity kicked off in January when Buena Park, Calif.-based Pacific Logistics Corp. signed a 60,000-square-foot lease in ProLogis Park DeSoto for its first Memphis-area location.
9. Trinity Ridge Business Ctr. Sells for $7.6 Million
- Tuesday, November 15, 2011
7730 Trinity Road, 7740 Trinity Road, 7750 Trinity Road, 7760 Trinity Road and 7866 Trinity Road
Cordova, TN 38018
Sale Amount: $7.6 million
10. Former CVS CEO Will Work With Private Equity Firm
- Friday, October 14, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) – Private equity firm Advent International said Thursday that former CVS Caremark Corp. Chairman and CEO Thomas Ryan will advise it on retail and health care investment opportunities.
11. Kanda Joins Electronic Vaulting Services as VP
- Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Amit Kanda has been hired by Electronic Vaulting Services LLC as the new vice president of IT and business development.
12. Leadership Memphis Announces Board Members
- Wednesday, July 06, 2011
Leadership Memphis has announced new board members and officers for its new fiscal year.
The officers and executive committee include Eric Robertson, chair; Beverly Jordan, vice chair; Bryan Ford, treasurer; Veronica Coleman Davis, secretary; Chris McLean, immediate past chair; Jeff Gaudino, alumni chair; Christine Munson, development chair; Lemoyne Robinson, program chair; and Jeane Chapman, marketing chair.
13. Paper Moon Prepares To Shoot in Memphis
- Wednesday, May 04, 2011
Production gets under way this week on “The Romance of Loneliness,” the third feature film from Memphis-based production company Paper Moon Films.
It’s about a young woman from a traditional Southern family, her journey of self-discovery and the misfits and memorable characters she encounters along the way.
14. CVS Caremark Says Merlo Will Become CEO in March
- Tuesday, January 25, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) – Drugstore operator and pharmacy benefits manager CVS Caremark Corp. said Monday that Larry Merlo will succeed Thomas Ryan as CEO on March 1, about two months earlier than expected.
15. Target Corp. to Expand its Grocery Offerings
- Tuesday, January 11, 2011
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis-based Target Corp. plans to remodel about 400 of its general merchandise stores across the nation in 2011, building upon the discounter's latest strategy to bulk up its grocery offerings.
16. Pacific Logistics Picks Olive Branch for Hub
- Friday, January 07, 2011
Pacific Logistics Corp. has signed a lease for its first Memphis-area location, which will serve as a regional hub for the company’s growing shoe and retail business.
17. Bailey: Consolidation Voting Challenge Likely to Falter
- Friday, October 22, 2010
In April, attorney and retired Circuit Court Judge D’Army Bailey and Shelby County Commissioner Steve Mulroy began publicly questioning whether it was right for the still forming consolidation charter’s fate to rest on two votes – one in the city of Memphis and the other in the county outside the city.
18. State Fines CVS Pharmacies for Violations
- Tuesday, October 19, 2010
CVS Pharmacy, which was already in trouble with state regulators in Nevada and California for failing to properly monitor sales of over-the-counter drugs and ingredients for crystal meth, has now been fined by the state of Tennessee for not adhering to safeguards against doctor-shopping for controlled substances.
19. CVS to Pay $75M Fine for Meth
- Friday, October 15, 2010
Federal prosecutors say CVS Pharmacy Inc. has agreed to pay $75 million in fines for allowing purchases of a key methamphetamine ingredient that led to a spike in Southern California drug trafficking.
20. Circa Slated for Regalia Space
- Friday, October 01, 2010
Circa by John Bragg restaurant plans to open its East Memphis location at Regalia shopping center, Boyle Investment Co. recently announced.
21. High Court Reins in Prosecutors' Use of Fraud Law
- Friday, June 25, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday sharply curtailed prosecutors' use of an anti-fraud law that was central in convicting politicians and corporate executives in many of the nation's most prominent corruption cases. The ex-CEO of disgraced energy giant Enron and a Canadian media mogul, both in prison, are among the figures who could benefit from the ruling.
22. Embattled Local Priest Dies in Nashville
- Thursday, December 31, 2009
One of the dominant figures in the string of civil lawsuits alleging child sexual abuse by Memphis Catholic priests died this week in Nashville.
The Rev. Paul St. Charles was named in more of the civil lawsuits filed in Shelby County Circuit Court since 2004 than any other priest.
23. Playhouse’s Production of ‘RENT’ Enjoyable Despite Some Flaws
- Monday, July 13, 2009
Playhouse on the Square is closing out its 2008-2009 season with Jonathan Larson’s Broadway musical “RENT,” a 1990s retelling of Puccini’s classic opera, “La Boheme.”
- Wednesday, May 20, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will present a workshop titled “Coaching 101” today from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Alliance office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Donna Pope will lead the workshop. Cost is $65 for members, $125 for nonmembers and $55 for those in the Program for Nonprofit Excellence. For more information, call 684-6605 or visit www.npexcellence.org.
- Tuesday, May 19, 2009
The Memphis Rotary Club will meet today at noon at the University Club of Memphis, 1346 Central Ave. Marshall Gramm of Rhodes College will speak. Lunch is $18 per person and reservations are required. For reservations, e-mail Taylor Hughes at email@example.com.
- Friday, November 28, 2008
The Memphis Holiday Parade will be held today at 5 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. The South Main shops and galleries will host magic shows, face painting, balloon artists and stilt walkers. After the parade, the South Main Jolly Trolley Tour with parties and art openings will be held.
- Wednesday, November 26, 2008
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will host a symposium Dec. 3 at St. Jude, 262 Danny Thomas Place. The symposium will cover advances in genetics research. Registration is due today. For more information, visit www.stjude.org/seminars or call Linda P. Taylor at 595-2235.
- Tuesday, November 25, 2008
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. will meet today at 9 a.m. at 114 N. Main St. The meeting will include consideration of preliminary approval of financing for a parking garage to be at 100 S. Main St. and consideration of the request of Willie and Hattie Nelson for approval of a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes (PILOT) agreement in connection with the property at Third Street and Vance Avenue. For more information, call Andy Kitsinger at 575-0540.
29. Boyle’s Halperin Receives Realtors Commercial Alliance Award
- Wednesday, November 19, 2008
Mark Halperin of Boyle Investment Co. has received the 2008 Realtors Commercial Alliance National Award from the Realtors Commercial Alliance.
30. UTHSC College of Allied Health Sciences Appoints Frey as Dean
- Wednesday, January 16, 2008
Dr. William R. Frey has been appointed dean of the College of Allied Health Sciences at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Frey has served as the interim dean of the college since May 2005. He has been an adjunct faculty member in the College of Education at the University of Memphis since January 2005.
31. Lawsuits Imminent on Behalf of RMK Investors
- Wednesday, December 12, 2007
Lawyers from four firms across the U.S. are working together to investigate the management and performance of several Regions Morgan Keegan mutual funds.
As a result of that investigation, as many as a dozen complaints are expected to be filed in the near future on behalf of investors who've seen the value of their investments in those funds plummet dramatically. If other investigators and lawyers are looking into the funds too, still more complaints could be on the way.
32. Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton ReceivesPublic Service Award
- Wednesday, March 22, 2006
Shelby County Mayor AC Wharton Jr. and former assistant city attorney Dorothy Osradker have been selected for the Rotary Club of Memphis East's Bobby Dunavant Public Service awards. Wharton has served in local governments for more than 20 years, and Osradker served in city government for 61 years.
33. Archived Article: Real Estate Recap
- Tuesday, June 07, 2005
Brunswick Forest Subdivision Planned in Bartlett
34.99 acres near
Cost: $3.2 million
Borrower: Brunswick Forest Partnership
Lender: 1st Trust Bank for Savings
Trustee: Paul F.T. Edwards
Property: 34.99 acres...
34. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, April 20, 2005
U of M Honors Outstanding Alumnus
Transplants Foundation Names Board Officers
The National Foundation for Transplants announced the election of the following officers of its board of directors: Larry Pardue, chairman; Sandra Livesay, vice chai...
35. Archived Article: Daily Digest
- Friday, August 06, 2004
Thomas Street Property
Thomas Street Property
Sells for $3.4 Million
Cole R.A. Memphis TN LLC has purchased 1.64 acres at 3060 Thomas St. from Village Builders 98 LP for $3.4 million, according to The Daily News Public Records Database, www...
36. Archived Article: Multifam Iii (lead)
- Friday, June 18, 2004
Downtown's Increasingly Diversified Neighborhood by Terre Gorham
Downtown Housing Offers Eclectic Mix
Downtown developers build to suit diverse population
The Daily News
"We didn't expect it to be such a community, l...
37. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, June 11, 2003
Lynn Harton was appointed
Lynn Harton was appointed senior executive vice president and chief credit officer for Union Planters Bank and Union Planters Corp. Harton previously managed the small business banking group at BB&T in Winston-Salem,...
38. Archived Article: Mata (lead)
- Tuesday, November 26, 2002
Cooper-Young businesses dont trust light rail plan
Cooper-Young business owners skeptical of MATA plan
By SUE KIRSTEIN
The Daily News
Plans to build a light rail system extension from Downtown to the airport have Cooper-Young area reside...
39. Archived Article: Standout (southard)
- Friday, December 15, 2000
Standout Thomas Southard Leaving a legacy of learning and love By MARY DANDO The Daily News When Thomas Southard leaves St. Marys Episcopal School he will leave behind a legacy of hard work and achievement. Under his watch as headmaster, the student...
40. Archived Article: Musical Chg
- Friday, September 12, 1997
Program encourages citizens Program encourages citizens to donate band instruments By CAMILLE H. GAMBLE The Daily News Memphisí own Rufus Thomas claims he has a set of drums in his attic covered ìwith so much dust you could grow peas,&...