Strategy, marketing chief leaving Avenue

Bank co-founder headed to Owen, takes aim at entrepreneurial career
Jul 28, 2015 7:13 AM
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Four weeks remain for Lundin seat applicants

Attorneys interested in filling the Bankruptcy Court bench seat that will be vacated by Keith Lundin next June have until Aug. 25 to submit their applications to the Sixth Circuit in Cincinnati. The job's term is 14 years and pays more than $185,000 per year. Check out more info here.

Jul 28, 2015 7:02 AM

On the Move: 28 July 2015

Hutton Hotel, Kinnard, Clayton & Beveridge, Legal Aid Society, Southeast Venture, The Ashton Real Estate Group announce updates
Jul 28, 2015 7:00 AM

Silicon Ranch adds three execs

New vice chairman comes from big Canada investment manager that led $140M raise
Jul 27, 2015 1:15 PM
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Corizon names new Southeast biz dev exec

Prison health care provider Corizon has hired Chris Bell to lead its business development efforts across the Southeast. Bell, who worked with Corizon from 2007 to 2009, had been with Birmingham-based competitor NaphCare. He fills a role previously held by Martha Harbin, who has been named Corizon's first director of external relations. Get more info here.

Jul 27, 2015 12:51 PM

Wade to retire from Supreme Court

Former Sevierville mayor was chief justice from '12-'14
Jul 27, 2015 7:04 AM

Nashville businessman Francis Guess dies at 69

Civil rights leader made impact in both private, public sectors
Jul 24, 2015 10:25 AM

NCVC adds three board members

The Nashville Convention and Visitors Corp. has added three board of directors members: Jana Davis, senior vice president of Corporate Affairs of HCA; Stuart McWhorter, president and CEO of the Nashville Entrepreneur Center; and Dan Piotrowski, general manager of Omni Nashville Hotel. 

Ken Levitan, president of Vector Management, will continue to serve as chairman of the NCVC board for the 2015-16 fiscal year. Beth Seigenthaler Courtney, chairman and CEO of Seigenthaler Public Relations, will serve as chair-elect.

“With 54 months of record growth, Nashville’s hospitality industry is performing better than it ever has. Our board’s focus is on sustaining the success long-term,” Levitan (pictured) said. “I look forward to working with existing and new board members during this historic time for the industry.”

Other existing NCVC board members include:

Ed Hardy, Great American Country

Ronnie Smith, Regions Bank

John Fleming, Renaissance Nashville Hotel

Pete Weien, Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

John Esposito, Warner Music Group

Beth Fortune, Vanderbilt University

Mignon Francois, Cupcake Collection

Max Goldberg, Strategic Hospitality

Kevin Lavender, Fifth Third Bank

Deb McDermott, Young Broadcasting

Bob Patterson, Bradley, Arant, Boult Cummings

Tony Phillips, Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

Rick Schwartz, Nashville Zoo at Grassmere

 

Ex-officio:

Butch Spyridon, NCVC

Waverly Crenshaw, Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis (legal counsel)

Howard Kittell, Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President (chair of tourism and convention commission)

Sarah Trahern, Country Music Association
 

Jul 24, 2015 7:05 AM

Nonprofit industry veteran J.D. Elliott dies

Sumner-based businessman helped start The Memorial Foundation
Jul 23, 2015 4:49 PM

Saint Thomas CEO, COO promoted

Schatzlein takes Ascension position; Springer to lead local system
Jul 23, 2015 2:41 PM