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1. Artist Cat Peña Named Director Of CBU’s Ross Gallery
- Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Cat Peña, a Memphis-based artist, arts administrator and independent public art consultant, has been named director of the Beverly & Sam Ross Gallery at Christian Brothers University. As an artist, Peña’s work in recent years has centered on public art installations, including “There’s More To Be Proud Of,” a canopy of metallic streamers on display in the Edge District through next February. In addition, she is the founder of Collabortory, a creative platform that expands public art practices through collaborative and social practices.
2. HealthChoice Promotes Henning To Director of Population Health
- Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Sarah Henning has been promoted to director of population health programs at HealthChoice. Henning previously served as manager of the department. In her new role, Henning is responsible for designing, implementing and managing population health and wellness initiatives and programs for the HealthChoice network.
She also collaborates with stakeholders to promote and support these programs and to ensure they meet the needs of the affected populations and adapt with the changing health care environment.
- Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Fisher Phillips Memphis attorney Rob Ratton will present a seminar titled “When Employees Walk Out With More Than Memories” Thursday, Feb. 16, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Greater Memphis Chamber, 22 N. Front St., suite 200. Ratton will present strategies and legal tools needed to protect your business when the star employee decides to play for the other team. Cost is $25. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
4. Final Goodbye: Roll Call of Some of Those Who Died in 2016
- Monday, January 2, 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.
5. Kiesewetter Joins Fisher Phillips Law Firm
- Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Jay W. Kiesewetter has joined the Memphis office of Fisher & Phillips LLP as senior counsel. In his new role, Kiesewetter advises clients on issues related to union organizing and elections, arbitrations, negotiations, strikes, lockouts and Labor Board charges.
- Wednesday, December 10, 2014
“Miami here we come!!!” That was quarterback Paxton Lynch’s tweet, spiced up with sun and palm tree icons.
It summed up what has been a glorious football season for the University of Memphis: a 9-3 record, a 7-1 mark in the American Athletic Conference and the program’s first share of a league title in 40 years. So the Tigers are headed to the first-ever Miami Beach Bowl for a Dec. 22 game with BYU.
7. Belmont Welcomes Largest-Ever Freshman Class
- Saturday, August 23, 2014
If you graduated from Belmont 20 years ago, you might not recognize the campus today.
Near ceaseless on-campus construction and a huge spike in enrollment has changed the once-sleepy little school into a major player in Nashville and in national collegiate circles.
- Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Talk Shoppe will host Speed Networking: Scoring Business Leads With Fast Pitches & Race Around the Bases Wednesday, April 30, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at DeVry University, 6401 Poplar Ave., sixth floor. Baseball attire optional. Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
9. Another Round
- Monday, July 9, 2012
The revitalization of Overton Square can perhaps be best summed up with a famous quote often attributed to Mark Twain: “History does not repeat itself, but it does rhyme.”
The history of the Midtown entertainment district dates back to late 1970, when T.G.I. Friday’s opened its first franchised location on Madison Avenue near Cooper Street following the passage of a referendum vote allowing liquor by the drink citywide a year prior.
10. Institute of Classical Architecture Elects McClure to Chapter Board of Directors
- Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Mark McClure has been elected to the board of directors of the Tennessee Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America. He will serve a three-year term.
11. Belmont to Open Law School in 2011
- Thursday, October 8, 2009
Belmont University in Nashville has announced plans to launch a law school by 2011.
The Tennessean reported Wednesday that the Belmont College of Law would be the state’s sixth law school and the third in Nashville. Although the school has spent five years laying the plans, the news of the school had been kept secret until Tuesday night.
12. Tennessee Part Of Lead Paint Toy Settlement
- Wednesday, December 17, 2008
Tennessee is among 39 states that will receive a portion of a $12 million settlement with toy maker Mattel Inc. over an investigation into toys containing excess lead paint, state Attorney General Bob Cooper said.
13. Rawson Named President Of Benefit Recover Inc.
- Wednesday, October 15, 2008
Win Rawson has been named president of Memphis-based Benefit Recover Inc.
Rawson joined the company as general counsel in June 2007. Previously, he worked at Lawrence & Russell LLP, where he developed and managed employment and benefits litigation for several Fortune 100 clients.
14. Investor Backs Business To Benefit Artists
- Thursday, September 18, 2008
When Bob Compton met the daughter of a family friend last year who wowed him with an impromptu recitation of some of her poetry, it gave the Memphis venture capitalist an idea.
Compton, a former Sofamor Danek executive who lately has stepped into the world of documentary filmmaking, decided to start a new business venture focused exclusively on finding and cultivating new artistic talent in Memphis. Denisha Fisher, the 26-year-old who impressed Compton with her poetry, provided some of the inspiration for that enterprise, which Compton has named True Memphis Invisible.
15. Herrington Named Field Director at Shoemaker Financial
- Wednesday, January 2, 2008
Jason Herrington, a financial adviser at Shoemaker Financial, has been named a field director for the firm. He will have the responsibility of advising and mentoring new advisers during their two-year training period.
16. Mayor Herenton's Executive Assistant Moves to MLGW
- Wednesday, December 13, 2006
Gale Jones Carson has been named director of corporate communications for Memphis Light, Gas & Water Division. In her new executive-level position, she will report directly to MLGW president and CEO Joseph Lee III. She previously was executive assistant to Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton.
17. Carmony Named Newcomer of the Year
- Wednesday, November 1, 2006
Brad Carmony has been named Newcomer of the Year in the 2006 MPACT Maker Awards. The award recognizes individuals who have lived in Memphis for a short time, but who have made significant contributions to the community. Carmony is the public relations manager at inferno. He also serves on the regional advisory board of the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association of Tennessee, the Exchange Club Family Center's Gala Committee and as a member of the Shelby County Humane Society's Pet Set organization.
18. CBU Business School to Honor Buckman
- Wednesday, October 26, 2005
Christian Brothers University's School of Business honors Memphis businessman/entrepreneur Robert Buckman at the school's annual Founders Dinner Saturday. Buckman is president and chairman of the board of The Applied Knowledge Group Inc. He also serves as chairman of the executive committee of the board of directors of Bulab Holdings Inc., parent company of Buckman Laboratories.
19. Armstrong Allen Names New Litigation Practice Chair
- Wednesday, October 5, 2005
Armstrong Allen attorney James F. Arthur III was named litigation practice group chairman for the firm. Arthur replaces Lucian Pera, who has served as litigation practice chairman for the past several years.
20. Archived Article: Opd (lead)
- Monday, October 7, 2002
Residential corridor zoning under fire
Council weighs homes-to-offices redevelopment
By MARY DANDO
The Daily News
Memphis City Council members will consider a request to delete a portion of a residential corridor designation so developer...
21. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 7, 2002
Amanda Dame joined archer>malmo as an account supervisor, with day-to-day responsibility for managing the Valent U
Amanda Dame joined archer>malmo as an account supervisor. She will manage the Valent U.S.A. team and leading new business dev...
22. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, August 5, 2002
Calendar of events Jan
Calendar of events Aug. 5-Aug. 11
The Memphis Area Technology Council is planning committee alignment meetings for people interested in getting involved with MATC. Meetings are 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6 at the M...
23. Archived Article: Law Focus
- Thursday, October 12, 2000
LAW AND GOVERNMENT Home Depot project goes to Land Use board By MARY DANDO The Daily News Home repair enthusiasts take note Home Depot has applied for permission to add a tool rental building to its existing store at Truse Parkway, south of Poplar A...
24. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, August 20, 1997
Dr. Monte Blair has joined Shelby State Community College as director of grants and contracts. He formerly was vice president for research and development at City College in Orlando, Fla. Blair has a doctorate degree from Duke University, a masters ...
25. Archived Article: Tech Focus Chg
- Wednesday, August 13, 1997
Electronic commerce spurs new software Electronic commerce spurs new industry Internet purchases increase; computer companies create new software, products By CAMILLE H. GAMBLE The Daily News Though there are hundreds of Memphis-based sites now on t...
26. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 3, 1996
Boatmens Bank of Tennessee recently announced the election or promotion of several officers: Boatmens Bank of Tennessee recently announced the election or promotion of several officers: Robert was elected vice president and manager of the Raleigh br...
27. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, January 17, 1996
Memos 11/17 Odell Horton Jr. has been promoted to associate general counsel for the University of Tennessee-Memphis. He has been with the office of general counsel at UT-Memphis since 1990. Horton received his juris doctorate from the University of ...
28. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, November 15, 1995
11/15 Memos Hank Martin has joined The Saig Co. as a sales associate specializing in the leasing and marketing of commercial and investment properties. Ward Archer Jr., president and chief executive officer of Archer/Malmo Inc., has been named 1995 ...