SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loans and Advance Program reopened to all eligible small businesses and non-profits impacted by COVID-19 Pandemic

  To further meet the needs of U.S. small businesses and non-profits, the U.S. Small Business Administration reopened the Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) and EIDL Advance program portal to all eligible applicants experiencing economic impacts due to COVID-19 today. “The SBA is strongly committed to working around the clock, providing dedicated emergency assistance to…

Barge Design Solutions Community Fund contributes to COVID-19 relief efforts

  The Barge Design Solutions, Inc. Community Fund recently awarded a total of $35,000 in grants to organizations contributing to COVID-19 relief efforts. As our nation slowly opens following stay-at-home orders and other restrictions, many in our communities are left reeling from the effects of this pandemic. Much of our population finds themselves in need…

A. Marshall Hospitality expands executive suite with Chief People Officer and announces new COO

  A. Marshall Hospitality, the Franklin-based restaurant group whose portfolio includes six Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant locations and sister concepts Deacon’s New South, Scout’s Pub and Americana Taphouse, has named former COO Claire Crowell as Chief People Officer and former director of operations Lyle Richardson as Chief Operating Officer. Andy Marshall, owner and CEO of…

Cool Springs Taziki’s highlights special Father’s Day Package – partners with Hattie Jane’s Creamery

Restaurant provides options for father figures with a specialized meal and delicious ice cream   Taziki’s is joining with those around the world to celebrate Father’s Day, to signify the contributions fathers make in our communities. On a day which highlights fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the efforts of male parents towards their family and society,…

Mercy Community Healthcare planning for 2020 Franklin Classic, asks participants to be ‘All In’

Annual Labor Day tradition may look different, but Community Healthcare Center asks supporters to register now   While much is still uncertain, Mercy Community Healthcare is moving forward with plans for the 2020 Franklin Classic. The 42nd annual race, held on Labor Day through the streets of downtown Franklin, may look different this year, but…

Betsy Wright promoted to Partner, Vice President of Business Development at Affinity Technology Partners

  Affinity Technology Partners has promoted Betsy Wright to Partner, Vice President of Business Development. She was previously Vice President of Operations at the managed IT services provider. In her new role, Wright will drive the growth of Affinity through acquiring and maintaining strategic partnerships, managing the sales team, overseeing marketing and publicity, and developing…