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1. Drugmakers Pledge Restraint, But Prices Will Still Soar
- Tuesday, February 28, 2017
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) – Several big drugmakers are trying to quell the ongoing furor over high drug prices by revealing more information about their pricing and even pledging to keep a lid on increases.
2. Last Word: Bell at the Grammys, Old Dominick's Return and Luttrell & Strickland
- Monday, February 13, 2017
Memphis at the Grammys: William Bell was performer, presenter and winner at the Grammys Sunday evening. Gary Clark Jr. joined Bell to perform Bell’s calling card, “Born Under A Bad Sign” and the duo then presented a Grammy to Beyonce. In the non-televised Grammy awards, Bell won for Best Americana album for his Stax effort “This Is Where I Live.”
3. Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some of Those Who Died in 2016
- Monday, January 02, 2017
Death claimed transcendent political figures in 2016, including Cuba's revolutionary leader and Thailand's longtime king, but also took away royals of a different sort: kings of pop music, from Prince and David Bowie to George Michael.
4. Target Cuts Outlook as It Sees Fewer Customers in Stores
- Thursday, August 18, 2016
NEW YORK (AP) – Target Corp. cut its profit forecast and a key sales outlook Wednesday as it saw fewer customers in its stores and acknowledged it didn't push the second part of its "Expect More, Pay Less" slogan.
5. MIFA Announces Board For Fiscal Year 2017
- Tuesday, July 26, 2016
The Metropolitan Inter-Faith Association, a 48-year-old nonprofit social service organization, has announced the election of new officers and three new members to its board of directors.
Officers for fiscal year 2017 are Milton Lovell, chair; Rev. Dorothy Wells, vice chair; Ken Jones, secretary and legal counsel; and Michelle Fulmer, treasurer.
6. Elkington Promoted At ABO Marketing
- Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Jamie Elkington has been promoted to director of communications at ABO Marketing & Communications. In this position, she will direct and implement public relations plans for the nonprofit and business organizations the firm serves.
7. Gescheit Joins Dunavant Logistics
- Wednesday, September 09, 2015
Rangi Gescheit has joined the Dunavant Logistics Group as logistics services & operations administrator, export. Gescheit, who served in the Israeli Defense Forces as a deputy in criminal special investigation, began his career at Port Elizabeth, N.J. Most recently he was a trade lane manager with DHL Global Forwarding.
8. Extended Slump in Oil Taking Toll on Industry, Economy
- Monday, August 03, 2015
NEW YORK (AP) — As drivers, shippers and airlines continue to enjoy lower fuel prices, the oil industry is responding to much lower profits with sharp cuts in spending and employment that are hurting economic growth.
9. Time to Produce
- Friday, May 22, 2015
MEMPHIS: THE SEQUEL. “People who make movies – people like Francis Ford Coppola and Milos Forman and Sydney Pollack, and our own Craig Brewer and Willy Bearden – and people like me who write and produce TV spots and videos all have something in common. We know just how damn good Memphis looks through a lens, we know how deep the local talent pool is for actors and crew, we know how wide the choice is for great locations.
10. GE Pares Off Financial Unit and Returns to Industrial Roots
- Monday, April 13, 2015
General Electric is leaving the lending business, a major source of both profit and risk, as it continues to whittle its focus down to an industrial core.
The company said Friday that it will sell most of its GE Capital assets over the next two years, shedding businesses in a sector where it has had a tough time generating acceptable returns. GE also plans to repurchase as much as $50 billion of its own stock.
11. Pinnacle Awards Honor Commercial Real Estate Standouts
- Monday, April 13, 2015
The local commercial real estate community gathered at the Memphis Botanic Garden Thursday, April 9, for the 14th annual Pinnacle Awards. Every year, the Memphis Area Association of Realtors Commercial Council honors its members based on their transactional volume, merit and community activity.
12. Dow Reshuffle: Apple Joins Blue-Chip Index and Boots AT&T
- Monday, March 09, 2015
NEW YORK (AP) – Apple is in. AT&T is out.
In another victory of sorts for the popular and profitable iPhone giant, Apple will replace AT&T in the venerable Dow Jones industrial average on March 19, the manager of the index announced Friday.
13. Living Well
- Wednesday, February 04, 2015
Depression doesn’t make reservations in advance. It just descends. There is also no formula for a human being’s breaking point. Especially when there could be neurologic or psychiatric forces in play, perhaps without the affected person even being aware of them.
14. After Setting iPhone Record, What Does Apple Do Next?
- Thursday, January 29, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Apple CEO Tim Cook says consumer demand for new iPhones has been "staggering" and "hard to comprehend." That helped the company report record-smashing earnings for its latest quarter and sent the stock climbing more than 7 percent on Wednesday.
- Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Networking in Memphis will host its 2015 kickoff Tuesday, Jan. 27, from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at 300 Art Gallery, 300 S. Main St. Edward Jones financial adviser Stephen Stamps will talk about investing in 2015, and the group will also discuss community involvement. Cost is $10; proceeds support the Memphis Entrepreneurship Academy. Visit networkinginmem.com or email email@example.com.
- Saturday, January 24, 2015
Youth Villages Soup Sunday will be held Sunday, Jan. 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at FedExForum, 191 Beale St. The event will feature soup, bread, dessert and other delicacies from more than 50 Memphis-area restaurants and caterers, plus live entertainment and Kids Zone. Tickets are $30 for adults and $10 for ages 6-10. Visit soupsunday.org.
- Monday, January 26, 2015
Rhodes College will host the Tournees French Film Festival Tuesday, Jan. 27, through Feb. 11 in the Blount Auditorium in Buckman Hall at Rhodes, 2000 North Parkway. All screenings start at 7 p.m. Films will be subtitled in English. Cost is free. Visit rhodes.edu for a schedule.
- Friday, January 23, 2015
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Sharon Draper, author of “Stella by Starlight,” for a discussion and signing Friday, Jan. 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
19. Walgreen Fiscal First-Quarter Profit Jumps 16 Percent
- Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Stronger sales from established stores helped Walgreen trump first-quarter expectations, and the nation's largest drugstore chain said Tuesday that a major acquisition expected to stoke its global reach and buying clout should close next week.
20. Union Pacific Profit Chugs Ahead 19 Percent
- Friday, October 24, 2014
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific Corp. delivered a 19 percent increase in its third-quarter profit as the railroad hauled 7 percent more freight and increased rates.
21. UPS to Consider Box Size in Ground-Shipping Prices
- Wednesday, June 18, 2014
DALLAS (AP) – UPS says it will consider box size when setting prices for ground shipment of parcels within the U.S. and Canada.
The move announced Tuesday follows a similar change by rival FedEx, and it could lead to price increases for shippers, analysts say.
22. 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.
23. Tripp Logistics Renews Nonconnah Corporate Center Lease
- Friday, March 28, 2014
Shawn Glemser, founder and owner of Tripp Logistics, a locally owned and operated logistics and transportation company, has renewed his lease at Nonconnah Corporate Center. Elliot Embry and Hank Martin of NAI Saig Co. represented the landlord, Nonconnah Holdings LLC.
24. Merck, Partners to Jointly Test Hot Cancer Drug
- Thursday, February 06, 2014
Merck & Co.'s hot experimental cancer drug, already closely watched by investors, got more attention Wednesday after the company announced new alliances with three other drugmakers to test it in combination with their drugs.
25. US Businesses Boost Hiring Despite the Shutdown
- Monday, November 11, 2013
WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S. economy may be sturdier than many had assumed.
Employers added a surprisingly strong 204,000 jobs in October despite the 16-day government shutdown, the Labor Department said Friday. And they did a lot more hiring in August and September than previously thought.
26. JPMorgan's Profit Surges on Investment Banking
- Monday, July 15, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) – A surge in investment banking pushed up JPMorgan's second-quarter profit even as results at its consumer business sagged.
JPMorgan earned a bonanza in fees from underwriting stock and bond offerings in the first three months of the year as financial markets thrived. The gain offset a slight decline at the bank's consumer business, which struggled with lower mortgage fees.
27. Microsoft Brings Office to iPhone, but Not Tablets
- Monday, June 17, 2013
NEW YORK (AP) – Even as a pared-down version of Microsoft's Office software package arrived on the iPhone, the company is holding out on extending that to the iPad and Android devices as it tries to boost sales of tablet computers running its own Windows system.
- Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Center City Development Corp. board of directors will meet Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphis.com.
- Tuesday, January 15, 2013
The University of Memphis School of Public Health will host Dr. John Dreyzehner, Tennessee Commissioner of Health, for “Public Health is Everybody’s Business” Tuesday, Jan. 15, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the FedEx Institute of Technology fishbowl room 203, 365 Innovation Drive. Visit memphis.edu/sph for details.
30. Federal Review of Tobacco Products Grinds to a Halt
- Friday, December 14, 2012
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Talk about a smoke break.
Tobacco companies have introduced almost no new cigarettes or smokeless tobacco products in the U.S. in more than 18 months because the federal government has prevented them from doing so, an Associated Press review has found.
31. New Owner For Bartlett Car Wash Property
- Friday, May 04, 2012
A former car wash site in Bartlett has traded hands. Nyan Jaf acquired the 0.71-acre lot at 5960 Summer Ave. from Mr. Carwash LLC for $65,000.
32. Iberiabank Relocates Cordova Bank Branch
- Monday, April 23, 2012
Iberiabank is moving its Cordova branch out from behind the shadow of a rival – literally.
The Iberiabank branch at 1605 Germantown Parkway is being relocated a little more than a mile south of that location into a vacant space formerly occupied by Trust One Bank, which closed several of its locations recently.
33. Crye-Leike Sells Properties, Land At Feb. Auction
- Friday, March 30, 2012
Multiple properties in the Memphis area have traded hands as a result of an auction held by Crye-Leike Auction Services in February.
Kays Nawaf Employee Pension Plan sold three flex warehouse buildings at 4652 Damascus Road, 4660 Damascus Road and 4668 Damascus Road, ranging from 7,450 square feet to 10,160 square feet. There was a published minimum bid of $83,000 each.
34. Morgan Keegan Focus List Wins High 5-Year Marks
- Thursday, February 09, 2012
The focus list of stocks assembled by Morgan Keegan & Co. Inc. ranked second in five-year returns among the stock lists of nine leading national and regional brokerage firms for the five years ended Dec. 31, according to Zacks Investment Research Inc.
35. Baltier Finds Pinnacle Doing Right for All Clients
- Thursday, November 24, 2011
Edward Jones & Co. LP was an attractive career opportunity to Kevin Baltier when he made the move 11 years ago to become a financial adviser.
36. Edward Jones’ Baltier Wins Executive of the Year
- Friday, October 28, 2011
Kevin Baltier, a certified financial planner and financial adviser for Edward D. Jones & Co. LP in Collierville, has won the 2011 Executive of the Year Award from the Memphis Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals.
37. Brucker Joins McManus Reilly As Investment, Insurance Adviser
- Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Edward Brucker III has joined McManus Reilly Financial Foresight as investment and insurance adviser.
Hometown: Tucson, Ariz.
Education: Master of business administration from University of Phoenix
38. Costco's Q4 Profit Up, Will Hike Fees
- Thursday, October 06, 2011
Costco Wholesale Corp. is raising its membership fees 10 percent as the wholesale club operator tries to keep its prices on products low to keep drawing value-focused shoppers.
39. More Than 180 Apply For Countywide School Board
- Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Shelby County Commissioners have a busy day Wednesday as they interview 182 candidates for appointment to a 25 member countywide school board.
The deadline for the applications to the school board being contested in Memphis federal court was the end of the business day Tuesday. And there was a deadline rush with 32 applications on Tuesday alone.
40. Wells Fargo 4Q Profit Up, Aided by Lower Reserves
- Thursday, January 20, 2011
NEW YORK (AP) – Wells Fargo & Co., one of the largest lenders to consumers among U.S. banks, on Wednesday said its fourth-quarter profit shot up as its customers opened more accounts and improved their loan paying habits.
41. Memphis Orgs Gear up for MLK Weekend
- Thursday, January 13, 2011
Perhaps more so than in any other city because of its prominent place in the history of the American civil rights movement, Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Memphis serves as a strong reminder of King’s legacy of service to others and his powerful advocacy for social change through nonviolent action.
42. Medtronic CEO William Hawkins to Retire in April
- Tuesday, December 21, 2010
WASHINGTON (AP) – Medtronic said Monday that Chairman and CEO William A. Hawkins will step down in April after three years leading the world's largest medical device manufacturer.
Medtronic’s Spinal and Biologics Business is based in Memphis.
43. Loan Scam Serves as Reminder of Internet Safety
- Monday, December 06, 2010
Bill Oates was getting back to work after Thanksgiving when his business phone started ringing off the hook, but not with happy customers.
44. Convention Center Committee Begins CVB Negotiation Work
- Wednesday, November 17, 2010
The clock is ticking on a contract to run the Memphis Cook Convention Center that would be a sea change in local tourism efforts.
An ad hoc committee of the convention center board met Tuesday to begin planning their side of the negotiations to come with the Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau.
45. Argo Joins Crews & Associates as Vice President
- Wednesday, October 20, 2010
Hayden C. Argo Jr. has joined Crews & Associates Inc. as vice president for the investment-banking firm in the Memphis market. Argo will conduct fixed income securities sales.
46. Edward Jones Set To Expand In Memphis
- Thursday, August 26, 2010
Financial services firm Edward Jones is preparing to triple its presence in the Memphis region.
The firm, which currently has an army of more than 12,500 financial advisers working with almost 7 million clients, has 25 branches in the Memphis area. And it wants to add at least 50 more branches here over the next three to five years.
47. Action! We Belong in the Movies
- Friday, August 06, 2010
Gene Hackman has a big head.
I’m not talking ego, the man really does have a head the size of a medicine ball. I know because I stood next to him one morning in Court Square chatting about the Hebe Fountain. Okay, he wasn’t actually talking to me, he was talking to the little guy on the other side of him – Tom Cruise. Maybe 5-7, depending on his shoes. They were here shooting “The Firm.”
48. Morgan Keegan Retains Spot Atop Firm Rankings
- Wednesday, August 04, 2010
For the fourth consecutive time, Morgan Keegan’s Focus List has ranked No. 1 among the stock lists of 13 leading national and regional brokerage firms, according to Zacks Investment Research Inc.
49. Oil Settles Below $72
- Wednesday, July 07, 2010
NEW YORK (AP) — Oil prices reversed course and fell Tuesday, as a morning stock market rally fizzled after an economic report predicted slowing growth in the U.S. economy.
Benchmark crude for August delivery fell 16 cents to settle at $71.98 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange after rising as high as $73.86 earlier in the day.
50. FedEx Reports Strong Quarter
- Thursday, June 17, 2010
FedEx Corp. closed the fiscal year on a high note with strong fourth-quarter earnings, but the global shipping giant issued a conservative outlook as it gears up for the next 12 months.
51. FedEx Reports Strong Q4, Forecasts Tepid Year
- Wednesday, June 16, 2010
FedEx Corp. closed the fiscal year on a high note with strong fourth-quarter earnings, but the global shipping giant issued a conservative outlook as it gears up for the next 12 months.
52. FedEx Q3 Earnings Exceed Expectations
- Friday, March 19, 2010
Positive signs abound at FedEx, the city’s largest employer.
Not only was the company’s hometown hub, Memphis International Airport, confirmed this week as the world’s busiest for cargo for the 18th straight year – thanks almost entirely to FedEx’s massive volume – but the shipping giant registered third-quarter profits that nearly doubled from last year.
53. FedEx Q3 Earnings Exceed Expectations
- Thursday, March 18, 2010
Positive signs abound at FedEx, the city’s largest employer.
Not only was the company’s hometown hub Memphis International Airport confirmed this week as the world’s busiest cargo airport for the 18th straight year – thanks almost entirely to FedEx’s massive volume – but the shipping giant registered third-quarter profits that nearly doubled the previous year.
54. Morgan Keegan Earns Industry Distinctions
- Friday, February 26, 2010
Morgan Keegan & Co. since 2006 has almost doubled its number of public finance bankers and has been making a big push into new markets that are hotbeds of municipal bond activity.
55. UPS Earnings Mostly Bright After Economic Turbulence
- Wednesday, February 03, 2010
UPS may not be based in Memphis – its hometown is Atlanta – but fourth quarter earnings from the world’s largest shipper should create as much buzz here as anywhere.
The company reported a fourth-quarter profit of $757 million, three times its profit from a year ago. It was the equivalent of 75 cents per share, compared to a profit of $254 million, or 25 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue fell 2.5 percent to $12.38 billion from $12.70 billion.
56. Bornblum Honored with New Southwest Library
- Tuesday, December 22, 2009
The Bert Bornblum Library, a new 69,300-square-foot building at Southwest Tennessee Community College’s Macon Cove campus, was named in a ceremony earlier this month.
Among the speakers was John Farris of the Tennessee Board of Regents, who explained that the naming of Board of Regents-governed facilities is a serious matter.
57. Tourism Workshops to Be Held In West Tennessee
- Thursday, November 12, 2009
The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation will hold two Sustainable Tourism Workshops in West Tennessee Monday and Tuesday.
The first workshop will be Monday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Jackson, Tenn., at Brooks Shaw’s Old Country Store and Restaurant, 56 Casey Jones Lane.
58. Calvary Noon-Hour Concerts in Full Swing
- Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Driving Downtown for the Calvary & the Arts concert every Wednesday has become an autumn ritual for Skip Daniel.
Last week, he listened to the Celtic music of Planet Reel in the sanctuary of Calvary Episcopal Church at 102 N. Second St. Wednesday, he plans to hear the Memphis Jazz Orchestra play a Veterans Day tribute.
59. Comcast Q3 Profit Up 22 Pct, But Growth Slows
- Thursday, November 05, 2009
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Comcast Corp. reported a 22 percent increase in third-quarter earnings, buoyed by an investment gain and a lower tax rate as it stepped up promotions on its bundled video, phone and Internet plans.
60. FedEx Boosts Q1 Forecast, Signals Global Recovery
- Monday, September 14, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - Memphis, Tenn.-based FedEx Corp., the world's second largest package delivery company, on Friday offered a signal that the global economy is improving, as it raised its first-quarter earnings forecast on better-than-expected international shipments and cost cuts.
61. Pera Appointed Special Adviser For ABA Strategic Communications Committee
- Wednesday, September 09, 2009
Lucian Pera of Adams and Reese LLP has been appointed as a special adviser of the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Strategic Communications for a one-year term.
62. FedEx Takes Hits But Comes Out Swinging
- Thursday, June 18, 2009
The end of fiscal year 2009 brought good news and bad news to FedEx Corp., which released its fourth quarter and full-year earnings report Wednesday.
63. AIG Plans to Spin Off Asian Life Insurance Unit
- Tuesday, May 19, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - American International Group Inc. plans to spin off its Asian life insurance unit in an initial public offering to help repay billions of dollars in U.S. government loans.
64. Wells Fargo Q1 Results in Line with Forecast
- Thursday, April 23, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - Wells Fargo & Co.'s first-quarter report on Wednesday had few big surprises, as results fell in line with the bank's forecast and easily beat Wall Street's estimates. But like most of its peers, the bank continues to post higher credit costs.
65. Analysts Offer Hope After FedEx Takes Big Hit
- Friday, March 20, 2009
FedEx Corp.’s earnings report landed with a thud Thursday morning, as the world’s largest air cargo shipper announced plans to further slash costs after seeing third-quarter profits plummet 75 percent.
66. Wal-Mart Revamps Own Label Amid Store-Brand Boom
- Wednesday, March 18, 2009
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Wal-Mart is stepping up the competition to draw cost-conscious shoppers, promising that store-brand products from cereal to cookies will be tastier, smell better and look more attractive.
67. Time Warner Swings to Q4 Loss on Hefty Writedown
- Thursday, February 05, 2009
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Media and entertainment giant Time Warner Inc. reported a fourth-quarter loss, hurt by a previously expected $24.2 billion writedown for its cable, publishing and AOL assets.
68. Southaven’s Towne Center Facing Tough Times
- Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Bad things come in threes, as the old saying goes, and that principle could easily apply to the 520,000-square-foot Southaven Towne Center, where the economic downturn has taken its toll on a trio of high-profile stores.
69. Harley to Cut 1,100 Jobs as Q4 Profit Falls
- Monday, January 26, 2009
NEW YORK (AP) - Harley-Davidson Inc. said Friday it will cut 1,100 jobs over two years, close some facilities and consolidate others as it grapples with a slowdown in motorcycle sales.
70. 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.
71. FedEx in Good Shape Despite Cost-Cutting
- Friday, December 19, 2008
The economy dealt a devastating blow to Memphis’ largest employer Thursday as FedEx announced $1 billion in cost reductions – including pay cuts for its top executives – during this fiscal year to cope with plummeting global freight volumes.
72. FedEx Cuts Q4 Expectations
- Tuesday, May 13, 2008
FedEx Corp. has cut its fourth-quarter earnings expectations, blaming continuing increases in fuel costs.
The Memphis-based shipping company said it expects profits of $1.45 to $1.50 per share for the three months ended May 31, down from its previous prediction of $1.60 to $1.80 per share.
73. Barclays Capital Denies It's Heavily Exposed to Mortgage-Backed Fund
- Thursday, August 30, 2007
LONDON (Dow Jones/AP) - Barclays Capital, the investment banking arm of Barclays PLC, has denied it has heavy exposure to four structured investment vehicles it arranged for clients over the past 20 months, and said that it hasn't provided any funding to Sachsen Funding I, a vehicle the bank put together for a unit of Germany's Sachsen LB.
74. Edward Jones RankedBest Large Employer in State
- Tuesday, May 08, 2007
The financial services firm Edward Jones was named the No. 1 large-sized company on the Best Places to Work in Tennessee ranking by Business Tennessee magazine.
The magazine, together wi
75. Feibelman Honored by American College of Trial Lawyers
- Wednesday, April 19, 2006
Jef Feibelman has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. Feibelman is an attorney with Burch, Porter & Johnson PLLC. He received his undergraduate and law degrees from Yale University.
76. Edward Jones Takes Prize Again
- Tuesday, January 10, 2006
Fortune Magazine again has named Edward Jones one of the "100 Best Companies to Work for in America," ranking it 16th overall. The investment firm also claimed the No. 4 spot for large companies. The magazine hits newsstands Jan. 23., but the ranking
77. FedEx Attorney Earns Bar Association Honor
- Thursday, December 29, 2005
Edward L. Stanton III, a senior attorney with FedEx Corp.'s commercial litigation team in Memphis, received the Sam A. Myar Jr. Memorial Award at the Memphis Bar Association's 2005 annual meeting, held Dec. 1 at the Memphis Cook Convention Center.
78. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 29, 2005
ABWA Presents Business and Community Involvement Awards
Orchestral Society Names New Board Members
The Memphis Orchestral Society Inc. named Jeff Sanford chairman of its board of directors, effective July 1. Sanford, president of the Center Ci...
79. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, June 22, 2005
AdFed Names Pyramid Award Winners
The Memphis Advertising Federation named Robert Vornbrock and Glenna Rogers-Ward ad man and ad woman of the year at its 2005 Pyramid Awards ceremony. Vornbrock, president of diversified communications...
80. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, February 16, 2005
YMCA Appoints Senior Vice President for Development
YMCA Appoints Senior Development Officer
Rorie Trammel was promoted to senior vice president for development and community relations for YMCA of Memphis and the Mid-South. Trammel joined the ...
81. Archived Article: Newsmakers
- Wednesday, April 14, 2004
The Daily News has hired Don Fancher as the Advertising Sales Director
Baptist-DeSoto Names New Administrator
Randy King was named administrator and chief executive officer of Baptist Memorial Hospital-DeSoto. He was previously vice president ...
82. Archived Article: This Week
- Monday, February 02, 2004
Baptist Rehabilitation Begins Wellness Classes
Baptist Rehab Offers Wellness Classes Feb. 2
Baptist Rehabilitation-Germantown, 2100 Exeter Road, begins classes as part of its Health in Motion Community Wellness Program. Classes include an oste...
83. Archived Article: Briefs
- Tuesday, September 09, 2003
The Association for Women in Communications holds its monthly meeting at 11:45 a
The Association for Women in Communications meets at 11:45 a.m. today at Luna Rossa Restaurant, 4002 Park Ave. Guest speaker is Joyce McKinney of Hilton Hotels Corp....
84. Archived Article: Briefs
- Monday, September 08, 2003
The Mid-South Peace and Justice Center hosts Beyond Capitalism: What would a more just society look like
Edward Jones investment representative Steven Hefner hosts a tax relief program for investors at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. The free, interactive eve...
85. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, July 07, 2003
Edward Jones investment representative Steven Hefner hosts a free program
Edward Jones investment representative Steven Hefner hosts a free program for retirees at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at his office, 1862 Poplar Crest Cove.
The interactive event ...
86. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 09, 2003
The Memphis Regional Chamber
The Memphis Regional Chamber hosts a luncheon for its board of directors and board of ambassadors at 11:30 a.m. today at the Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave.
The featured speaker is Jim Phillips, chairm...
87. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 02, 2003
The Collierville Chamber of Commerce
The Collierville Chamber of Commerce has set a ribbon-cutting ceremony for The Place, 449 U.S. Highway 72, Suite 5, for 11 a.m. Thursday.
The Place is an activity center and supervised dance club for teenag...
88. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, May 05, 2003
Robert Half International and Protiviti will host a Sarbanes-Oxley roundtable breakfast at the Holiday Inn-University of Memph
Robert Half International and Protiviti will host a Sarbanes-Oxley round-table breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Thursday at the H...
89. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, February 10, 2003
Calendar of events Feb. 10-16
Calendar of events Feb. 10-16
The Shelby County Republican Women's Club hosts Judge Phyllis Gardner at 11 a.m. at the Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Edward Jones investment representative Steven Hefn...
90. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, February 03, 2003
Edward Jones representative
Edward Jones investment representative Steven Hefner will host a free one-hour program on retirement planning at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at his office at 1862 Poplar Crest Cove.
The program offers insight on cho...
91. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, January 15, 2003
Memphis memos 01-15-03
Edward L. Ted Nerren III joined Bean & Ison as a consultant. Prior to that, he served Robert Halfs Management Resources Division as an account executive and as a project consultant for APL Logistics. Nerren earned a mas...
92. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, January 06, 2003
Calendar of events Jan. 6-Jan. 12
The Memphis Jewish Community Center presents artwork by Memphians Ken Boettcher and Bill Bailey through Jan. 26 in the Shainberg Gallery, 6560 Poplar Ave. The gallery is open 9 a.m....
93. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, January 02, 2003
Law briefs 01-02-03
A Pension and IRA Update will be shown at Edward Jones representative Steve Hefners office, 1862 Poplar Crest Cove, at 1 p.m. Jan. 9. The satellite broadcast, produced by the firms professional education network, is designed f...
94. Archived Article: Marketbriefs
- Monday, August 19, 2002
Volunteers from First Tennessee are conducting free one-hour seminars to help citizens against fraudulent telemarketers and co
Volunteers from First Tennessee are conducting free one-hour seminars to help citizens avoid fraudulent telemarketers a...
95. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, July 08, 2002
Kroger celebrated the grand opening of its 34th Memphis area store June 26 at 1230 N
Kroger celebrated the grand opening of its 34th Memphis area store at 1230 N. Houston Levee Road in Cordova. The 54,173-square-foot store is open 24 hours a day,...
96. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, June 12, 2002
Janie Day joined Enterprise National Bank as vice president in the executive banking division Janie Day joined Enterprise National Bank as vice president in the executive banking division. Mark Pierce and Jeremy Metheny joined the organization as mo...
97. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 10, 2002
ResortQuest International Inc ResortQuest International Inc. announced its board of directors approved Deloitte & Touche LLP as the companys new independent public accounting firm, replacing Arthur Andersen LLP. The decision to change auditors w...
98. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, June 10, 2002
Calendar of events Jan Calendar of events: June 10-June 16 June 10 The Memphis Bar Association presents "Designated Topics in Bankruptcy," from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 200 Jefferson Ave., sixth floor. Bankruptcy court Chief Judge David...
99. Archived Article: Tech Briefs
- Wednesday, June 05, 2002
Verizon Wireless marked its first anniversary of its Southaven retail store at 1055 Goodman Road, Suite I, with a $500 donatio Verizon Wireless marked its first anniversary of its Southaven retail store at 1055 Goodman Road, Suite I, with a $500 don...
100. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, June 03, 2002
Back Yard Burgers Inc Back Yard Burgers Inc. reported it entered into a 40-unit development agreement with Black Angus Burgers Inc. May 22. Black Angus Burgers will open 40 Back Yard Burgers stand-alone franchises over the next 10 years. Black Angus...