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EXECUTIVE SPEAKERS BUREAU: Majesco Announces Phil Hansen as a Keynote Speaker at Convergence 2019

Majesco (NYSE American: MJCO), a global provider of market-leading insurance technology today announced that Phil Hansen will be a keynote speaker at their upcoming customer conference Convergence 2019 taking place in Savannah, Georgia on April 14 – 17, 2019.

FEDEX CORPORATION: David J. Bronczek Joins FedEx Corporation Board of Directors

FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David J. Bronczek, the Company’s president and chief operating officer, has been elected to the Board of Directors. With his election, the Board now has 13 members, including 11 independent directors.

EXECUTIVE SPEAKERS BUREAU: E-Myth Author Michael E. Gerber Added as Keynote to TOP 500 LIVE

TOP 500 LIVE, the home improvement industry’s leading conference for sales and lead-generation ideas, has added Michael E. Gerber as a keynote speaker. Gerber, an entrepreneurship guru and author of the top-selling E-Myth series of business books, will focus his talk on lead-generation strategies.

Knoxville area has 12th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Knoxville area was nearly 9,800 in the third quarter of 2018, a 627-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

EXECUTIVE SPEAKERS BUREAU: At work, perfection comes after practice. Just ask Lady Gaga

At the age of 4, Lada Gaga wasn’t bringing down the house for 30,000 roaring fans.

Tennessee ranked No. V5 in average charitable giving

Tennessee residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $8,644 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Tennessee has highest home vacancy rate in nation

Tennessee posted the highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Tennessee’s population rose 0.9% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

Tennessee’s population increased by 61,216, or 0.9 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Nashville 60% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Nashville is $213.81, 60 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

EASTMAN CHEMICAL COMPANY: Eastman Announces Retirement of Senior Vice President Damon Warmack

Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) today announced that, after more than 38 years of service, Damon C. Warmack, senior vice president, Corporate Development and Chemical Intermediates, will retire mid-year in 2019.

Analysis: Home affordability in Wilson County tanks

​Wilson County had the lowest home affordability index in Tennessee in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

KINGSPORT CHAMBER: Kingsport Chamber Honors Larry Estepp with Lifetime Member Award

The Kingsport Chamber honored longtime Kingsport business, economic development and community leader Larry Estepp with its prestigious Lifetime Member Award during its State of Your Kingsport Chamber Holiday Breakfast Friday morning at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center.

EXECUTIVE SPEAKERS BUREAU: Global names Erin Brockovich as keynote speaker for Florida conference

Former beauty queen-turned legal campaigner Erin Brockovich will give the keynote address at The Global Travel Group conference in the US next month.

COLLIERVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: People On The Move: PMBS, Inc.

Precious Memories by Shawn, Inc. is pleased to announce and welcome its newest team member Linda Favazza, who has joined the PMBS team as a Creative Director.

CHATTANOOGA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE: Zink Twice Named First Tennessee Chair of Excellence

Dan Zink, director of the Hospitality & Tourism Management program at Chattanooga State, was named the 2018-2019 First Tennessee Chair of Excellence for the second year in a row.

Analysis: Wilson County has lowest home affordability in state

Wilson County posted the lowest home affordability index in Tennessee, according to an analysis of 432 counties nationwide by ATTOM Data Solutions in the second quarter.

JACKSON CHAMBER: Fire Chief Maxie Stewart announces retirement

City of Jackson Fire Chief Maxie Stewart retires Friday, Aug. 31, after 36 years as a firefighter.

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