Governor Haslam, Commissioner Boyd announce Call 2 Answer, LLC to establish operations in Spring Hill

Medical and urgent contact center to create 250 new jobs   Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, Economic and Community Development Commissioner Randy Boyd and Call 2 Answer, LLC officials announced today that the company will invest $800,000 for a new medical and urgent contact center that will create 250 jobs in Maury County. Call 2 Answer…

The Food Biz: Raley restaurant readied for Factory

January 27, 2017 Nashville Post Nashville-based restaurateur Terry Raley is planning a summer opening for his next concept: Liberty Green at The Factory at Franklin The restaurant will focus on creating a social green space at The Factory at Franklin, Post sister publication Nashville Scene reports. Raley — the owner/operator behind Germantown’s Butchertown Hall and…

Confirmation.com, Digital Reasoning big winners at NTC Awards

January 27, 2017 Nashville Post Officials with Confirmation.com and Digital Reasoning Systems both took home two Nashville Technology Awards Thursday night at a ceremony attended by about 600 people. The eighth annual NTC Awards ceremony was held at the Wildhorse Saloon downtown and featured remarks from Mayor Megan Barry, who called on tech leaders to…

St. Louis company to expand Franklin data center

January 27, 2017 Nashville Post by Geert de Lombaerde A national data center company plans to invest $20 million to expand its Franklin operations and already has contracts for a good chunk of that space. At Thursday night’s Nashville Technology Council banquet, Tierpoint President and COO Tom McMillin announced that his team will grow its…

Publix Super Market opens store at Berry Farms in South Franklin

  Publix Super Markets is proud to announce the opening of the new Berry Farms Town Center store, Wednesday, Jan. 25. Mayor Rogers Anderson and Mayor Ken Moore were both in attendance. The design details of the new Publix building are truly unique, embracing the architectural heritage of Franklin and incorporating a piece of Franklin…

NAWBO Business University series to GROW and FUND enterprises

Nashville Entrepreneurs Share Strategies for Business Success in 2017   The National Association of Women Business Owners, Nashville Chapter, the premiere organization for women business owners to connect, announces its two-part education series, NAWBO Business University (NBU), with the themes GROW and FUND. NBU is a half-day session designed to help women entrepreneurs learn best practices to scale…

Schools ‘drive everything,’ Chamber CEO insists

January 23, 2017 Franklin Home Page by Zach Harmuth Put plainly, without its school systems’ success, Williamson County would lose its primary economic asset. At a breakfast hosted Monday by the Education Foundation for Williamson County at Puckett’s in downtown Franklin, CEO of Williamson, Inc. Matt Largen spoke about the importance of education in the…

Haslam unveils comprehensive tax cut, transportation proposal

  Governor Haslam unveiled the details surrounding one of the most critical elements of his 2017 budget proposal: transportation and infrastructure improvements combined with tax cuts to promote the business and manufacturing communities in Tennessee. Called the IMPROVE Act, the proposal modernizes the way our transportation infrastructure and roads are funded in Tennessee and offers…

Brentwood golf accessory maker brings on Mass. company

January 19, 2017 Nashville Post by Geert De Lombaerde Local manufacturer PrideSports, which makes golf cleats, tees and other accessories, has merged with the Massachusetts-based parent of the Champ brand of spikes. The combination of PrideSports and MacNeill Engineering has given birth to a new holding company, MacNeill Pride Group, with about 425 employees. Executives…