Indy-based builder to open Franklin office

Indianapolis-based general contractor Capitol Construction Services Inc. will open an office in Franklin, Nashville Business Journal reports.

The office will be Capitol Construction's second outside Indiana, following the opening of an office located in Naperville, Illinois, a Chicago suburb.

The company lists more than 150 clients on its website.

Read more here.

Sep 23, 2015 7:25 AM

Church leases chunk of downtown Franklin space

Buyers of Methodist complex find taker for more than half of site
Sep 21, 2015 10:09 AM

Headline Homes: August 2015

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Sep 17, 2015 7:00 AM

Franklin Synergy recruits Berry Farms VP

Franklin Synergy Bank has recruited Tiffany Martin to its team in Berry Farms as a vice president and commercial banker. Martin joins Franklin Synergy from Capital Bank, where she had been a branch manager for almost two years. Before that, she also ran a Bank of America branch.

“Tiffany has a great background in banking,” said Chairman and CEO Richard Herrington. “Our Berry Farms team is serving a community experiencing fast growth and Tiffany was just the right fit to serve that segment of our market.”

Franklin Synergy opened its office in Berry Farms, located off Interstate 65 at Goose Creek Bypass, in the fall of 2013. The company runs 11 branches in Williamson and Rutherford counties.

Sep 9, 2015 9:08 AM

Headline Homes: July 2015

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Aug 20, 2015 7:00 AM

Tractor Supply sponsoring Harlinsdale Farm equestrian venue

Tractor Supply executives have signed a five-year agreement to put the retailer's name on the new equestrian arena being built at Franklin's Harlinsdale Farm. The venue will open its doors in September and plans to host competitions and arena polo matches as well as various forms of riding lessons.

Working with the City's Parks department, Friends of Franklin Parks broke ground in February on the arena project, and has raised nearly all of the funds necessary to cover the cost of the five-acre facility that includes the arena, a concession stand, public restrooms and the restoration of a 24-stall barn adjacent to the arena site.

Aug 13, 2015 8:41 AM

Landmark Community Bank taps Coleman as VP

Bill Coleman has joined the downtown Franklin office of Landmark Community Bank as vice president of cash management services.

Coleman, who most recently served as a vice president at First Vision Bank in Murfreesboro, will oversee Landmark Community Bank efforts involving positive pay, account reconciliation, ACH and wire services, remote deposit capture and online banking, according to a release.

Coleman started his banking career with Banker’s Trust in Nashville and later worked with Tennessee Commerce Bank and Republic Bank in Franklin.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Middle Tennessee State University.

“Landmark’s approach to commercial banking is unique, and my job is to do whatever it takes to help our clients be successful,” Coleman said in the release. “This is a true community bank, where we understand the customer’s objectives and offer a solution to fit those needs, not the other way around. That kind of relationship banking, along with the competitive rates and options, made this role very attractive.”

Landmark Community Bank is based in Collierville, Tennessee.

Aug 11, 2015 12:20 PM

Berry Farms eyed for Hampton Inn, office building

Franklin-based developer Boyle Investment Co. is targeting an office building and a Hampton Inn & Suites hotel structure for its mixed-used Berry Farms development, The Tennessean reports. 

The 250,000-square-foot Class A office building (pictured here), to be called The Offices at Town Center, will be the 600-acre development’s first structure of its type. Construction could start this fall, according to the morning daily.

A fall groundbreaking also could be on tap for the 123-room Hampton, to be developed by Chartwell Hospitality. That entity recently finished it Hilton Garden Inn in SoBro.

Jul 24, 2015 1:38 PM

Barbecue joint headed for downtown Franklin

The team behind Alabama-based Moe's Original Bar B Que has begun working on its second Middle Tennessee location, the downtown Franklin site formerly home to both a Copper Kettle outpost and Uncle Bud's Catfish Shack. The restaurant is expected to open its doors around Labor Day and be able to house 85 people inside and another 50 on a patio. Check out more info here.

Jul 24, 2015 12:48 PM

Headline Homes: June 2015

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Jul 24, 2015 7:00 AM