Exclusive: H.G. Hill lands financial giant for high-profile Brentwood development

April 7, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Adam Sichko Legacy Nashville company H.G. Hill Realty Co. has snagged a global wealth management firm as the latest tenant in its Hill Center Brentwood mixed-use development.  Merrill Lynch has signed a lease for just about 22,000 square feet within the project, according to multiple real estate sources.…

Nashville, Williamson high schools rank among state’s best

April 21, 2016 The Tennessean by Melanie Balakit Several Middle Tennessee high schools are ranked among the top 10 high schools in the state, according to U.S. News and World Report. Hume Fogg Magnet School and Martin Luther King Jr. Magnet School ranked first and second in the state. Both schools are Metro Nashville Public…

Nissan named one of DiversityInc’s 25 Noteworthy Companies for diversity for third year

April 20, 2016 Automotive World Nissan North America, Inc., has earned a spot as one of DiversityInc Magazine’s 2016 Top 25 Noteworthy Companies list for the third year in a row, largely due to the continued growth of its employee resource groups. One of the most successful elements of Nissan’s diversity strategy, these affinity groups…

U.S. News rankings place Williamson high schools near the top in Tennessee

April 20, 2016 Franklin Home Page by Emily West This year’s U.S. News and World Report along with the Washington Post placed several of Williamson County’s high schools as some of the top in Tennessee. Brentwood ranked the highest, at No. 5, with Ravenwood and Franklin High School following in slots No. 7 and No.…

How will the tech industry drive Williamson County’s growth?

    By Charlane Oliver Hate it or love it, technology is advancing faster than we can keep up. New apps and software updates are popping up at every turn. Thumb scrolling can probably be considered the newest exercise, considering the amount of time we spend on our mobile devices. More and more, we’re subscribing…

12 things you didn’t know about Williamson County

  By Charlane Oliver  Outlook Williamson, presented this year by Skanska, took place Tuesday, March 15 at The Factory at Franklin. A crowd of more than 300 Williamson County business owners, realtors, developers and community leaders attended the half-day economic forum that featured presentations and panel discussions by industry-leading economic experts and developers, including: Ann…

CHS sets date for new company launch

April 1, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Eleanor Kennedy Nashville’s newest publicly traded hospital company, Quorum Health Corp., will officially launch at the end of this month. Community Health Systems’s planned spinout of 38 hospitals and Quorum Health Resources, its advisory and consulting subsidiary, will become effective April 29, the company announced late Friday. Quorum,…

Fast-growing Franklin firm makes another big buy

April 4, 2016 Nashville Business Journal by Eleanor Kennedy Cumberland Consulting Group, consistently one of the area’s fastest-growing companies, is adding to its ranks yet again. The Franklin-based health care strategic advisory, technology implementation and project management firm has acquired Little Rock-based Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting, according to a news release. The deal adds 50…