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By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 07:17
The Harpeth Square development group planning to overhaul an entire block on the northern edge of downtown Franklin recently bought a property that will let them smooth out some design wrinkles. COO Steven Bacon tells the Williamson Herald that buying 111 Bridge St. will enable his team to grow the overall size of their project, upsize the average apartment unit there to more than 1,000 square feet and add a courtyard.
By: William Williams
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 07:10
Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and The Cumberlands has hired Paul Swiney as its first director of technology. Swiney, who brings 25 years of IT experience to Legal Aid Society, most recently served as a technology consultant for Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee and as an independent contractor, according to a release.
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 06:53
A newly chartered trust company has set up shop in Green Hills and Chattanooga and plans to soon add a family office to its local operations.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 14:20
Third Man Records has opened a retail store in Detroit. Recording artist Jack White, who owns the SoBro-based original TMR (which combines a retail shop, recording studio and live music venue) is a native of the Motor Center. Of note, the Detroit shop will soon offer Third Man Pressing, the label's own vinyl manufacturing facility. TMR hopes to have eight presses, purchased from German company Newbuilt, online by mid-2016. Our colleague Stephen Trageser has more here at Post sister publication Nashville Scene.
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 12:48
Analysts at Goldman Sachs have relaunched coverage of AmSurg Corp. with a 'buy' rating and a price target of $101. That leaves almost 20 percent of upside from where the Nashville-based ambulatory surgery and physician services company (Ticker: AMSG) was trading in early Monday action.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 11:20
The average per-gallon price of regular gas in Nashville on Sunday was $1.94, down three cents compared to the mark of a week ago and down five cents from the figure of four weeks prior. This time in 2014, the average per-gallon price of regular gas in Nashville was $2.72, according to AAA The Auto Club Group. Relatedly, Tennessee’s average price was $1.87 on Sunday, down four cents compared to the figure from the previous week. The price was $1.93 four weeks ago and $2.57 a year ago. In Tennessee, the peak price to date this year has been $2.58 (on June 17).
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 09:58
Looking for shares of Noranda Aluminum this morning? You'll have to go to the over-the-counter market now that New York Stock Exchange officials have delisted the Franklin-based metal processing company for not having a market capitalization of at least $15 million for 30 consecutive trading days.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 08:30
A large SoBro parcel is under contract to be sold to the son of local preservationist Aubrey Preston. The Tennessean reports real estate investor Taylor Preston is weighing various options for the site, which has an address of 825 Sixth Ave. S. and is home to a massive warehouse structure (pictured). The morning daily notes Preston is considering a project that could feature creative offices, conventional offices, retail spaces and/or residential spaces.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 07:10
Concept Technology Inc. was recently selected for inclusion in Entrepreneur magazine's Top Company Cultures list. Specifically, the Nashville-based company placed 19th in the medium-sized company category.On the heels of the recognition, Post Managing Editor William Williams caught up with James Fields, CT president and owner, for a quick chat. What spurred you to place such an emphasis on company culture? For example, you place a strong focus on 100 percent paid health benefits. Thoughts?
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 06:53
Argus Research analyst John Staszak has downgraded shares of Cracker Barrel Old Country after the Lebanon-based restaurant and retail company reported solid fiscal first-quarter profits but said its traffic trends will remain soft for a while.