Editorial Results (free)
1. St. Jude Names Thomas VP Of Clinical Trials Operations
- Tuesday, July 4, 2017
Tangie Thomas has joined St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as vice president of clinical trials operations. In that role, Thomas will lead support for clinical research at St. Jude and its affiliate sites, with duties that include implementing strategic goals, overseeing recruitment efforts and determining how resources are allocated for offices that support clinical research. Thomas previously served as director of clinical affairs at the Sarah Cannon Research Institute in Nashville.
- Tuesday, November 8, 2016
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix’s Memphis campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. Erich Eurich of FocalPoint Business Coaching will present “2017 Starts Now: Hit the ground running through effective goal setting.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.com.
- Monday, November 7, 2016
Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County will host a volunteer orientation on Monday, Nov. 7, at 6 p.m. at HSMSC, 935 Farm Road. The orientation is the first step to becoming a volunteer for the organization. Visit memphishumane.org or call 901-937-3900 for details.
4. Photographer Steber Captures Fading Legends on Blues Highway
- Saturday, September 10, 2016
Bill Steber stood at the crossroads in the Mississippi Delta and made a deal with the devil that would allow him to not only master his photographic skills but become one of the most respected documentarians of Mississippi Delta blues. And kind of make a living (or at least fashion his life) while he’s at it.
5. Building Boom Strains Labor Pool, Supply Chain
- Saturday, July 4, 2015
Middle Tennessee’s red-hot construction boom is becoming a victim of its own success. Architects, contractors and everyone in between, including Metro Codes, are up to their necks in work.
It’s a happy time of an industry that also can see long, slow periods of stagnation.
6. Daisy King Still Serving Tearoom Favorites
- Saturday, May 23, 2015
Like a proper Southern hostess, Daisy King of Miss Daisy’s Tearoom had trouble turning on the “closed” sign. If guests wanted to snag a table after hours, she couldn’t help but oblige.
- Saturday, December 7, 2013
Beth Sholom Synagogue will present Acoustic Sunday Live!, featuring Jesse Winchester, Mary Gauthier, Amy LaVere and John Paul Keith, Sunday, Dec. 8, at 7 p.m. at the synagogue, 6675 Humphreys Blvd. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. Buy tickets at bsholom.org.
- Thursday, December 5, 2013
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, Dec. 5, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
- Wednesday, December 4, 2013
The Center City Revenue Finance Corp. board will meet Wednesday, Dec. 4, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
10. Finding Vision for the Future
- Monday, December 2, 2013
It is said that the future belongs to those who see possibilities before they become obvious. I have met more than a few of these visionaries right here in Memphis on my radio show Seize the Day (KWAM 990, 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesdays).
11. Fisher Joins Boy Scouts Chickasaw Council as CEO
- Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Richard L. Fisher has joined the Chickasaw Council of the Boy Scouts of America as chief executive officer. In his new role, Fisher will extend character development and leadership skills to youth who live in the Chickasaw Council territory, which includes the Mississippi Delta, Memphis, and Shelby and Crittenden counties.
12. Cestaro: Lab Will be First of its Kind
- Wednesday, April 3, 2013
TriMetis president Phil Cestaro took a year off after he resigned from Nashville-based SCRI Global Services at the Sarah Cannon Research Institute in 2011, where he was president.
“I didn’t know how much time I was going to take off, I just knew I was going to enjoy life and my family,” he said. “It was the best decision I ever made.”
13. Downtown Candle Co. to Open on G.E. Patterson
- Friday, December 14, 2012
Downtown Candle Co., a boutique candle concept by Eumora Reese, is slated to open its first brick-and-mortar location in February in the South Main Historic Arts District at 107 E. G.E. Patterson Ave.
14. Palmer Joins Cannon Wright Blount As Director of Assurance
- Wednesday, October 24, 2012
David Palmer has joined Cannon Wright Blount certified public accounting firm as director of assurance and accounting services. Palmer’s specialties include audit and profit-sharing plans in the nonprofit, health care, government and construction industries.
15. HCA Expansion Adding Jobs, Towers in Nashville
- Friday, September 28, 2012
NASHVILLE (AP) – Health care company HCA is relocating the headquarters of two of its business units to midtown Nashville in a move that could bring as many as 2,000 jobs to one of the largest commercial office developments in the city's history.
16. Levy Named Assistant Dean in U of M School of Public Health
- Wednesday, July 11, 2012
Dr. Marian Levy has been named assistant dean of students and public health practice for the University of Memphis School of Public Health. Levy is also an associate professor in the school and is the current president of the Tennessee Public Health Association.
17. Hill Joins Barge, Waggoner, Sumner & Cannon as CFO
- Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Certified Public Accountant Jason Hill has joined engineering and architectural firm Barge, Waggoner, Sumner & Cannon Inc. as chief financial officer.
18. Leadership Memphis Honors Perry as Leader of Year
- Thursday, April 26, 2012
Leadership Memphis will hold its annual Celebration and Awards Reception Tuesday, May 1, at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts to honor the 2012 Leadership Memphis graduating classes and to recognize community leaders, including Memphis basketball icon Elliot Perry.
19. Architecture Inc.’s Schuermann Receives Chairman Appointment
- Wednesday, September 14, 2011
David M. Schuermann, AIA, NCARB, principal at Architecture Inc., has been named chairman of the Tennessee Board of Architectural and Engineering Examiners.
20. Finalists Chosen for MSO Competition
- Monday, April 18, 2011
Ten conductors have been selected to compete in the inaugural Memphis Symphony Orchestra International Conducting Competition to be held at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts May 25 to 27.
The finalists will compete in up to three rounds in which they will conduct the orchestra performing specific pieces of music in various lengths. All competitive rounds will be open to the public.
21. Memphis World Trade Club Installs New Officers
- Wednesday, January 12, 2011
The Memphis World Trade Club, one of the largest and oldest international trade clubs in the United States, has installed its 2011 board and officers.
The officers are: Roquita Coleman of Canadian National Railway Co., president; Katie Hooser of Intermodal Cartage Co., first vice president; Robert Hill, a logistics and services consultant, second vice president; Jud Cannon of Cannon, Wright, Blount, treasurer; and Tesha Saulsberry of Smith & Nephew, secretary.
22. Sarah Cannon Institute Opens Research Center
- Monday, November 24, 2008
The Nashville-based Sarah Cannon Research Institute has opened a new research center at 8000 Wolf River Road in Germantown.
23. Shelby Farms Ad Hoc Committee to Meet
- Monday, October 30, 2006
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners Ad Hoc Committee on Shelby Farms meets at 2 p.m. in the Commission's 4th floor committee room at the Shelby County Administration Building, 160 N. Main St. Call Steve Summerall at 545-4301 for more information.
24. Federalist Society Hosts Session on Federal Judges
- Monday, September 12, 2005
The Memphis Public Library and Information Center hosts a grand re-opening of the newly renovated Hollywood branch library at 10:30 a.m. at the library, located at 1530 N. Hollywood St. Call 323-6201.
25. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, February 7, 2003
Nonprofit employees and board members are invited to a workshop on how to raise endowment funds more effectively
Nonprofit employees and board members are invited to a workshop on how to raise endowment funds more effectively.
The Community Fo...
26. Archived Article: Assisi (lead)
- Tuesday, April 25, 2000
By Stacey Wiedower Assisi Foundation honored for giving The Assisi Foundation of Memphis will be honored this week by the Tennessee Medical Association for its outstanding contributions to public health in Memphis. The organization is one of three r...