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- Monday, August 7, 2017
Memphis Opportunity Scholarship Trust (MOST) will host a Back-to-School Fundraising Night Monday, Aug. 7, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Panera Bread, 4350 Poplar Ave. A portion of event sales will benefit MOST, which provides need-based scholarships to Memphis-area students. At checkout, present the event flyer available at memphisscholarships.org.
- Saturday, August 5, 2017
The 2017 Film Prize: Memphis Festival takes place Friday through Sunday, Aug. 4-6. All top 10 films will screen as one block lasting about two hours multiple times throughout the weekend Malco Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. After the screening, festival passholders will vote on their favorite, and the winners will be announced at an awards brunch Sunday. Visit memphisfilmprize.com for a schedule of screening times, filmmaker Q&As and panel discussions.
3. Kim Cherry Invests in Culture and Community
- Friday, July 28, 2017
What do you want to be when you grow up? It’s a question commonly asked of children, with a slate of common answers: doctor, teacher, astronaut.
Ask Kim Cherry, executive vice president of corporate communications at First Tennessee Bank, what she wanted to be when she grew up, and the answer is a bit less standard.
4. Morris Marketing, Archer Malmo, DCA Take Top PRSA Memphis Honors
- Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Morris Marketing Group, Archer Malmo and DCA took top honors at the 23rd annual Vox Awards hosted recently by the PRSA Memphis chapter at Visible Music College.
Morris Marketing Agency won Best in Show for Campaigns Brand Management/Reputation (more than $7,500) and for Special Events One Day (more than $7,500). Archer Malmo and DCA tied for Best in Show for Tactics, with Archer winning the Media Tactics: Press Conference category and DCA winning Print Tactics: Visual Elements.
5. Anne Dixon Joins BRIDGES as CFO
- Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Anne Dixon has joined BRIDGES as vice president of finance and chief financial officer. Dixon, who is a Bridge Builders alumna, is responsible in her new role for financial reporting and analysis to help BRIDGES leadership in performing their responsibilities.
6. Escalation Clause Adds to Real Estate Craziness
- Saturday, April 25, 2015
How crazy is it out there (there being the residential real estate market, of course)?
It is wild, and as Kent McMillin, a successful – and busy – loan officer with Farmington Financial says, “Almost every potential buyer finds himself in a predicament.”
7. ‘Anything’s Possible’
- Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Seated at the same table as guard Tony Allen for the Grizzlies’ 13th Annual Tip-Off Luncheon on Monday, Oct. 27, fan Kim Cherry couldn’t help but notice The Grindfather’s Army fatigues sport coat. It was the booming fashion statement of the day.
8. Touch of History
- Saturday, June 7, 2014
For its 150th anniversary, First Tennessee Bank didn’t want to only blow out the candles, so to speak.
In addition to commemorating the enviable milestone of longevity in an industry as frequently upended as banking, the Memphis-based financial institution wanted to help customers directly feel the impact of the bank’s presence in their community. At the same time, the bank also wants to let customers literally reach out and touch the bank’s history.
9. Sesley-Baymon Named CEO of Memphis Urban League
- Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Tonja Sesley-Baymon has been appointed president and CEO of the Memphis Urban League by its board of directors. Sesley-Baymon, who has worked with the league for eight years, previously served as programs director for the 70-year-old organization. In her new role, she will provide executive leadership to the league and advocate on behalf of social justice and economic issues affecting Memphis.
10. Junior Achievement Adds Business Savvy to Education
- Saturday, September 28, 2013
For Kim Cherry, executive vice president of corporate communications for First Horizon National Corp., a panel discussion with Kemmons Wilson Jr. and Pitt Hyde drove home the rich history of the city’s entrepreneurial spirit.
- 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.
- Monday, January 14, 2013
The Memphis Chapter International Association of Administrative Professionals will meet Monday, Jan. 14, at 6 p.m. at Memphis Marriott East, 5795 Poplar Ave. Pamela D. Pitts, financial adviser with Waddell & Reed Inc., will discuss financial planning and investments. Cost is $22. R.S.V.P. to Sharon Gardner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 752-6213.
- Saturday, January 12, 2013
The Circuit Playhouse and Hattiloo Theatre will present “The Mountaintop” Friday, Jan. 18, through Feb. 10 at Circuit, 51 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org for times and tickets.
14. Literacy Mid-South’s Dean Appointed to State Coalition
- Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Kevin Dean, executive director of Literacy Mid-South, has been appointed to the Tennessee Literacy Coalition’s board of directors. The board unanimously approved Dean’s nomination, and he will serve as a representative from West Tennessee for three years.
15. JA BizTown Shows Biz Ropes to Area Students
- Tuesday, June 14, 2011
So what would really happen if kids ruled the world? It happens all the time at Junior Achievement of Memphis and the Mid-South Inc.’s JA BizTown where elementary and middle school students tackle the basics of running a business in a widget-free environment.
16. Girls Inc. Celebrates 65 Years of Empowerment
- Monday, June 13, 2011
Many of the city’s most influential citizens gathered Thursday, June 9, to celebrate the Memphis girls and women who embody the “Strong, Smart and Bold” motto of Girls Inc. of Memphis.
17. Luncheon Celebrates Empowering Memphis Girls
- Thursday, June 9, 2011
Girls Inc. of Memphis celebrates its 65th anniversary on Thursday, June 9, with a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church, 4488 Poplar Ave.
18. Parker Joins Management of Semmes-Murphey
- Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Dr. Autry Parker has joined the pain management team at Semmes-Murphey Neurologic & Spine Institute. Parker is a board certified, fellowship trained anesthesiologist, specializing in the treatment of severe and chronic pain.
19. Glankler Brown’s Hancock Elected Bar Foundation Fellow
- Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Jonathan C. Hancock of Glankler Brown PLLC has been elected a Fellow of the Tennessee Bar Foundation, an association of 710 attorneys across the state.
- Thursday, October 22, 2009
SCORE will host a seminar titled “How to Successfully Operate a Small Business” today from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the eighth floor conference room of Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave. Cost is $79 in advance and $99 at the door. To register, call 544-3588 or visit www.scorememphis.org.
- Wednesday, October 21, 2009
The Memphis Botanic Garden will host “Career Class: Finding a Job in a Challenging Economy” with Dr. Fred Dorn today from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Cost is $159 for members and $179 for nonmembers. Call 636-4128 to register.
- Tuesday, September 22, 2009
The Alliance for Nonprofit Excellence will hold a workshop today from 8:30 a.m. to noon at its office, 5100 Poplar Ave., Suite 502. Melissa Hanson, director of grants and research at Christian Brothers University, will be the facilitator. 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.
- Monday, September 21, 2009
Methodist Hospice will sponsor the “Red Slipper Women’s Golf Tournament and Caddie Auction” today at the Windyke Country Club, 8535 Winchester Road. Registration beings at 11:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Each team member will receive lunch, a push cart and 18 holes on the par 3 course for $65. To register, call Dee Flood at 516-1727.
24. First Horizon MakesExecutive Promotions
- Friday, February 29, 2008
First Horizon National Corp. has announced a round of executive promotions.
Charles T. Tuggle Jr. has been named executive vice president and general counsel. He is replacing retiring e
25. Cincinnati Bank Proceeds With Suit Against First Horizon
- Tuesday, February 12, 2008
Fifth Third Bank of Cincinnati wants a federal court to order Memphis-based First Horizon National Corp. not to touch Fifth Third's new signage and other property it recently installed at nine Atlanta-area bank branches.
26. First Horizon Sells 34 Bank Branches Outside Tennessee
- Wednesday, September 26, 2007
In a move designed to redeploy its capital to higher-return markets, First Horizon National Corp., the parent company of First Tennessee Bank National Association, announced Tuesday the sale of all 34 of its First Horizon Bank branches outside of Tennessee.
27. First Horizon Eliminates Positions
- Tuesday, September 4, 2007
First Horizon National Corp. has been trimming its employee headcount since the beginning of the year.
John Daniel, head of employee services for First Horizon/First Tennessee Bank, said the Memphis-based company has been reducing expenses by eliminating positions.
28. Earnings Drop Imminent At First Horizon National Corp.
- Thursday, August 31, 2006
Officials at First Horizon National Corp. expect mortgage banking earnings to be affected unfavorably this quarter by deterioration in the current mortgage environment and the settlement of a $21 million class action law
29. Rumors or No, FTBPlans to Stay Independent
- Wednesday, August 2, 2006
Though rumors have been swirling about a possible takeover, First Tennessee Bank continues to declare its commitment to remaining independent.
"It's been our policy forever to not commen
30. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, July 30, 2003
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31. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 7, 2002
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Calendar of events Oct. 7-Oct. 13
Memphis Woman magazine presents Effective Marketing for Women business expo from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. The evening includes a din...
32. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, September 30, 2002
Calendar of events Sept
Calendar of events Sept. 30-Oct. 6
Greater Memphis Arts Council, 8 S. Third St., Suite 300, will feature Michael J. Hildebrands mixed media paintings through Oct. 18. The Art Museum at the University of Memp...
33. Archived Article: Market Briefs
- Monday, March 18, 2002
The 50th annual International Association of Administrative Professionals luncheon, sponsored by BancorpSouth and the Memphis The 50th annual International Association of Administrative Professionals luncheon, sponsored by BancorpSouth and the Memph...
34. Archived Article: Tech Briefs
- Wednesday, February 13, 2002
The ColdFusion Users Group will meet at 6:30 p Breakfast Forum 2002, presented by the Memphis Area Chamber of Commerce, is 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. Thursday at the Memphis Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. Guest speaker is John W. Moore, MACC chairman a...
35. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, February 13, 2002
Martin W Martin W. Brown and Richard J. Myers have become members of Apperson, Crump & Maxwell PLC, 6000 Poplar Ave., Suite 400. Brown earned a bachelors degree from Rhodes College and a law degree from Washington University in St. Louis. Myers,...
36. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, December 27, 2000
Steven L Steven L. Oseman Jr. joined the family-owned Oseman Insurance Agency as administrative manager. He had worked as a financial analyst with Meridian Resource Corp. He has a bachelors degree from Millsaps College and is in a masters program at...
37. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, October 11, 1999
Oct Oct. 11 Shelby County Republican Women will meet at 10:45 a.m. at the Adams Mark Hotel, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. The guests include Congressmen Ed Bryant and Van Hilleary. Lunch is $14. For reservations, call Jean Drumwright at 756-5808. Consumer Cr...
38. Archived Article: Law Briefs
- Thursday, October 22, 1998
Court Appointed Special Advocates will be the beneficiary of a portion of the sales at an art exhibit by Jill Steenhuis Court Appointed Special Advocates will be the beneficiary of a portion of the sales at an art exhibit by Jill Steenhuis. The exhi...
39. Archived Article: Comm Briefs
- Friday, October 16, 1998
Piggly Wiggly Supports Big Brothers The Baptist Memorial Health Care Foundation will host The Art of Caring benefit for Baptist Trinity Hospice from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday at Gryphons restaurant in the Morgan Keegan building Downtown. A reception...
40. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, March 18, 1998
Lawrence C Lawrence C. Day has been elected to the newly created position of executive vice president and chief operating officer for TBC Corp. Day comes to TBC from Monro Muffler Brake Inc. of Rochester, N.Y., where he was president and chief execu...
41. Archived Article: Memos
- Wednesday, March 11, 1998
Gary L Gary L. Osing has joined the Waring Cox law firm as chief operating officer. He formerly was director of administration for the law firm of Hand Arendall LLC in Mobile, Ala. He is a graduate of the University of South Alabama and Springfield ...
42. Archived Article: Comm Focus St
- Friday, December 19, 1997
By SUZANNE THOMPSON Keeping the home fires burning Firewood is readily available, but consumers should strike while the iron is hot to get seasoned wood By SUZANNE THOMPSON The Daily News Theres nothing quiet as comforting on a cold winters night as...
43. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, July 14, 1997
July 14 July 14 Professional Secretaries International will meet at 6 p.m. at the Marriott, 2625 Thousand Oaks Blvd. The program will be a presentation on the Titanic exhibit by Marjorie Gerald. The cost is $13. For more information, call Bonita Cum...
44. Archived Article: Calendar
- Monday, April 7, 1997
April 7 April 7 The Mid-South Quality-Productivity Center will sponsor a workshop on documenting ISO 9000 through April 8 at State Technical Institute. The workshop is from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. The presenter is Charles A. Yacuzzo, president o...
45. Archived Article: Mall Chg
- Tuesday, July 2, 1996
By CAMILLE H. GAMBLE Wolfchase outparcel started, Best Buy under construction By CAMILLE H. GAMBLE The Daily News Construction has started on Bed, Bath & Beyond, a store being built on an outparcel of the Wolfchase Galleria Mall by Urban Retail ...