VOL. 116 | NO. 132 | Wednesday, July 10, 2002
Memphis videoconferencing company, Interactive Solutions Inc
Dr. Steven Bares, Memphis Biotech Foundation president and
executive director, is the keynote speaker at the Memphis Chapter of the Public
Relations Society of Americas meeting at 11:45 a.m. today at the University of
Memphis Fogelman Center. Bares will discuss how the biotech foundation hopes to
transform the former Baptist medial facilities Downtown into a thriving
community home to fledgling biotechnology companies. The Memphis Chapter PRSA
monthly meetings are free to members and $25 for nonmembers. Call Samantha
Jernigan, 737-5295, to reserve a seat.
Memphis videoconferencing company, Interactive Solutions
Inc., added a new company to its client list. ISI installed and provides
services for telemedicine systems for the Mid-South Telehealth Consortium. The
systems, which merge video technology with medical computer applications, are
used to provide diagnosis and treatment for patients who might be miles away
from medical specialists. The systems link Le Bonheur Childrens Medical
Center, the Regional Medical Center of Memphis and the University of
Tennessees Health Science Center to rural community hospitals. ISI also
provides telemedicine services for the Community Hospital Consortium and
several other health care providers.
Memphis-based Software Earnings Inc. is moving its
headquarters to Tournament Trails, Kemmons Wilson Cos. And Weston Cos.
announced. SEI will lease about 19,000 square feet in Building 1, an expansion
of about 7,000 square feet from its current location at 60 Germantown Court in
Cordova. The company will move in October. SEI provides financial banking
institutions with software applications for check processing and implementation
strategies for image technology. Some of SEIs clients include First Tennessee
Bank, Bank of America, Wells Fargo Bank, AmSouth Bank, Deutsche/GPS, BBT and
U.S. Federal Reserve. Building I in Tournament Trails is 72,966 square feet and
is now 61 percent leased.
The Memphis Area Technology Council is planning committee
alignment meetings for people interested in getting involved with the MATC.
Meetings are from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 6 at the Memphis Regional Chamber,
2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 13 at the MRC, and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 14 at the
Crescent Center, Suite 500. For details, visit www.memphitech.com.