VFW Presents Operation GivingBack & TP Pyramid

VFW Presents Operation GivingBack & TP Pyramid

Collierville, Tenn. – The VFW is excited to kick off the spring with a series of fun family-friendly fundraisers. Operation TP Pyramid, benefiting local nonprofits, helps support homeless shelters, food pantries, and veterans in Tennessee. Learn more HERE. On Friday, April 8, 2022, Operation GivingBack will feature dinner with Uncle Si from Duck Dynasty. A concert will follow the next day on Saturday, April 9 and present a diverse group of nationally-recognized musicians. Learn how to register HERE.
Building a Culture of Continuous Improvement

Building a Culture of Continuous Improvement

Collierville, Tenn. – For much of the past two years businesses have been trying to prepare for the "what's next", experiencing everything from lost revenue due to closure, shortages in the labor market and now inflation and supply chain issues. As a business leader, your ability to remain agile determines if you just survive or thrive. Join Dr. Shane Wentz, from A Change in Latitude Consulting, for a fun and story-filled workshop. He will share relevant research and personal experiences you can use to build a culture of continuous improvement. These insights will help you attract and retain employees in this […]
Page Robbins Winter Gala

Page Robbins Winter Gala

Join us for the Page Robbins Winter Gala on Saturday, February 5, from 6:30 p.m. to midnight at The Guest House at Graceland.
Thrifty Building Supply, One of Collierville’s Longest-Running Family-Owned Business, To Change Ownership Upon President’s/CEO’s Upcoming Retirement

Thrifty Building Supply, One of Collierville’s Longest-Running Family-Owned Business, To Change Ownership Upon President’s/CEO’s Upcoming Retirement

Memphis, TN (January 7, 2022) – Mark Evans, President and CEO of Thrifty Building Supply, a major supplier to home builders in west Tennessee and north Mississippi, retired at the end of 2021, after 31 years of helping grow the business his father started 37 years ago. Richard Cooper, Vice President and partner, has taken over the ownership of the company on January 1, 2022. Thrifty Building Supply was started in 1984 in Collierville, Tennessee, by Mark’s father, Farrell Evans, who had prior experience working for a building products distributor. At that time, Collierville was a rural farm area, and Farrell […]
Arkansas Accounting Firm Merges with Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC

Arkansas Accounting Firm Merges with Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC

Hot Springs, Ark. -- Regional accounting firm Alexander Thompson Arnold PLLC (ATA) is adding a presence in the state of Arkansas through the acquisition of top local firm JWCK, Ltd., formerly known as Jordan, Woosley, Crone & Keaton, Ltd., effective January 1, 2022. The merger with JWCK adds 14 professionals to the ATA team, including three principals and two partners, Christina Ellis, CPA and Courtney Moore, CPA. With this merger, ATA will be comprised of 220 employees and 15 locations across four states. “ATA has had a long-standing interest in establishing a strong presence in Arkansas,” said ATA Managing Partner John […]
Christopher Pokabla, MD of OrthoSouth Renews Board Certification as Subspecialist in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Christopher Pokabla, MD of OrthoSouth Renews Board Certification as Subspecialist in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Melissa Kandel Director of Marketing OrthoSouth Phone: 901-937-3213 Mobile: 251-752-7913 E-mail: mkandel@orthosouth.org
BankTennessee Announces New Leadership

BankTennessee Announces New Leadership

COLLIERVILLE, Tenn., January 1, 2022 – Joel Porter, chairman of the BankTennessee board of directors, announced that Wright Cox was elected by the board of directors to serve as president and chief executive officer. Cox assumed this new leadership role on January 1, 2022. “We are pleased to have Wright as president and chief executive officer. His character and presence in the community will allow us to continue to grow our market and build our BankTennessee franchise,” commented Porter. “I am honored to be named president and CEO and to have the opportunity to work with our talented management team and […]
Happi & Friends Opens Its Doors

Happi & Friends Opens Its Doors

Collierville, Tenn. – Happi & Friends has now opened as a first tier destination focused on delivering superior care for dogs and providing a social gathering place for our extended animal loving family. Located on 3.5 acres, we offer ample green space and a thoughtfully designed facility with outstanding accommodations’ and a one stop bundle of services inside an off the leash fenced dog park, recreation area and special events venue. Our dog-first approach means Happi & Friends customers will receive the best in overnight boarding, daycare, grooming and assessment and collaborative training. Happi was our family dog who taught us […]
Holiday Home Tour Aids Non-Profits With Heart of the Christmas Spirit

Holiday Home Tour Aids Non-Profits With Heart of the Christmas Spirit

Collierville, Tenn, Nov. 13, 2021 –IMAGINE …. Twinkle lights glistening on rooftops.  Trees all aglow with tinsel, shining bright with heirloom ornaments. The feel of Christmas fills the minds of young and old alike with hopes of seeing Santa’s reindeer and sleigh soar across the sky.    Visit four homes elegantly bedecked for the holiday season, Saturday December 11, 10am-4pm. Experience the ultimate joy of the holidays at the 12th Annual Home Tour presented by the Collierville Contemporary Club. Advance tickets are $20 at Colliervillecontemporaryclub.org and area businesses. Tour Day tickets are $25, available at tour homes and The Morton Museum.   […]
OrthoSouth’s Redesigned Germantown Surgery Center Welcomes Patients

OrthoSouth’s Redesigned Germantown Surgery Center Welcomes Patients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 2, 2021 Patients receiving outpatient surgery for orthopedic injuries and conditions have received a First Class upgrade as OrthoSouth announces the opening of its newly redesigned outpatient surgery center in Germantown. The fresh, upscale reception area and community space, coupled with new pre-op space and procedure suites, constitutes Phase I of the group’s multi-phase redesign of its outpatient surgery center located at 2100 Exeter Road. Similar to the new clinic and physical therapy center situated just upstairs from the surgery center, the light-infused reception area is designed to instill a sense of comfort as guests enter. Additional […]
As Part of Downtown Memphis Expansion, Prospero Health More Than Doubles it’s Job Commitment in Shelby County

As Part of Downtown Memphis Expansion, Prospero Health More Than Doubles it’s Job Commitment in Shelby County

Memphis, Tenn. – Prospero Health, a physician-led home-based medical care company, announced today from its new downtown Memphis location that it will create 530 jobs in Shelby County over the next five years, an expansion of its 2019 commitment of adding 249 jobs over five years. Michael Scarbrough, Prospero’s co-Founder, President, and Chief Operating Officer, made the announcement in conjunction with the Downtown Memphis Commission, the Greater Memphis Chamber, the City of Memphis, Shelby County and the State of Tennessee. Prospero will relocate its growing operational headquarters in early 2022 to 50 South B.B. King Boulevard, where it will occupy 80,000 […]
Be a Mentor with Collierville Schools

Be a Mentor with Collierville Schools

Collierville Schools BAM Program is a mentoring program that pairs an administrator, faculty or staff member, or a community member with a student to provide support and encouragement for educational success and foster social and emotional development and growth.