Franklin Police Chief to Keynote Women in Business Luncheon in Brentwood

Being a woman in a male-dominated field has its own set of challenges. Franklin Police Chief Deborah Faulkner next week will address those challenges as the keynote speaker for Williamson Inc.’s Women in Business luncheon at Brentwood United Methodist Church. Sponsored by Williamson Medical Center, the luncheon is a place for networking with more than…

Tennessee Youth Sports Announces Marketing and Tenant Partnership with Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The facility long known as A-Game Sportsplex will once again be changing its name thanks to a new agreement between the building’s owners and the Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance (TOA). The building, which had been renamed Franklin Sports Hall in November, will become the TOA Sports Performance Center. As part of the agreement,…

Olive Garden Opens in Cool Springs

There was a line of hungry guests at Olive Garden’s door yesterday for its official grand opening in Cool Springs, previously Romano’s Macaroni Grill. Beforehand, Olive Garden team members, Williamson Inc. staff and chamber ambassadors cut the ribbon on one of Williamson County’s newest Italian restaurants. “We’re just excited to open our doors to Williamson…

Sharing in the vision: How planners are preparing for Williamson and Franklin’s futures

Ann Petersen traced her fingers across a newspaper article from 2005. The yellowing pages cut out for her personal archives, the Franklin Review Appeal story discussed development in the area, particularly that Berry Farms was queued up as the next Cool Springs. Petersen could only laugh as she looked across the street at Franklin’s Main Street from…

Williamson, Inc. Board of Directors Votes to Support Pro-Business Legislation

FRANKLIN, Tenn. — At its March 14th Board Meeting, the Williamson, Inc. Board of Directors voted to support legislation that will have a positive impact on the business community in Williamson County. Advocacy is an increasingly important part of Williamson, Inc.’s role in the community. “We look forward to working with and supporting our state…

Red Collar Pet Foods Acquires Hampshire Pet Products

Red Collar Pet Foods (“Red Collar”) announced today that it acquired Hampshire Pet Products, LLC (“Hampshire Pet”). Based in Joplin, Missouri, the company is a leading provider of baked and cold formed pet products and co-manufacturer of several of the nation’s leading branded pet treats. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Hampshire Pet…

Price CPAs, PLLC

  In our latest Member Spotlight, we wanted to highlight a member that can help you substantially during Tax Season! See how Price CPAs can help you and take the financial stress off of you.   What is your organization and how/why did you start your organization? Making a positive difference in the financial experience…

With Three Talented Songwriters and a Dazzling View of Nashville – Benefiting Gilda’s Club Middle Tennessee

Wednesday, April 17 6:30-8:30 p.m. CMA/SESAC 35 Music Square East, Nashville, 37203 Featuring the wonderfully talented: Tony Arata, best known for “The Dance,” a chart-topping hit for artist Garth Brooks, and “Dreaming with My Eyes Open,” which reached #1 for Clay Walker. Beth Nielsen Chapman, whose songs have been performed by world-renowned artists including Faith…

A Franklin Healthcare Company Purchased Nutrisystem

A Franklin company that offers diet plans and fitness programs recently acquired the home-delivery diet company Nutrisystem. Tivity Health announced its plan to purchase Nutrisystem in December, and completed the deal last week. Tivity bought the company for $1.3 billion in cash and stock. Nutrisystem, which has its headquarters in Pennsylvania, delivers portion-controlled meals to…