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What makes Memphis so great for business growth?

Memphis is considered one of the fastest-growing cities in America for entrepreneurship, especially among women and other minorities. You’ll find that the city offers entrepreneur-friendly programs and incentives to further boost this trend, which contributed to Memphis being named one of the […]

 

The start-up scene is blowing up in Memphis, here’s why!

Memphis isn't great just because of its mass amount of successful startups... it's great because the city is building a platform that benefits everyone in the city. Entrepreneurs from across the globe are using the city's solid entrepreneurial foundation to build their own successful businesses.

 

Starting a business in Memphis? Here’s what you should know about taxes!

Relocating or starting a new business takes a lot of money. However, when you’re in an entrepreneur-friendly city and state, you can potentially save a ton in the form of tax incentives. That’s what makes Memphis a viable option for entrepreneurs who are looking to start or grow their […]

 

A 10 step guide to starting a business in Memphis

Nearly 97 percent of businesses in Tennessee are small businesses. Entrepreneurs often find success in the Volunteer State because of its strategic location, which puts it in direct proximity to major shipping and distribution routes. The state also boasts low regulatory burdens and no personal […]

 

Memphis – The newest startup hub for business beyond the Silicon Valley?

Memphis is never going to be mistaken for Silicon Valley, and isn’t trying to be. That said, Memphis has quietly and unassumingly become a viable hub startup businesses and entrepreneurs. Built for business When you think of business and technology centers, Memphis may not be the first […]

 

The Best Young Entrepreneur Groups to Join in Memphis

Memphis is a mecca for young movers, shakers, innovators and entrepreneurs. That said, entrepreneurship can be a long and lonely road, which is why it’s important to be surrounded by like-minded people. Finding entrepreneurial groups in Memphis can aid you in growing your business by way of […]

 

Memphis entrepreneurs, try this startup accelerator!

Memphis soul is in the heart of the ones who add to its vibration—the originators, taste-makers, musicians and entrepreneurs. Because of its boom in entrepreneurship over the last decade, Memphis has been named the No. 1 city in the nation for minority-owned businesses by “Fast Company” […]

 

The 800 Initiative and how it will empower minority businesses in Memphis

There is perhaps no better place the soul of Memphis is truly embodied than in the hearts and minds of our innovators and creators, especially entrepreneurs. Indeed, Memphis has become a booming expanse for young entrepreneurs, new startups, entrepreneurial groups and business resources, and […]

 

Enhance your digital marketing skills with Google!

Are you a business owner in Memphis? Looking to enhance your marketing skills in this digital age? We’ve got the perfect event for you! On Friday, August 17th, you’re invited to attend a FREE workshop that coaches you on how to stay competitive online. You’ll learn things […]

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The Market

The Unstoppable City. Here in Memphis, we don’t just talk about changing the world, we do it every day. We keep commerce moving forward while staying firmly rooted in our values. We’re cutting-edge, with a rich soul that shines through in everything we do.

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Fostering Growth

Memphis is a city of doers, dreamers and believers. And we didn’t get there all on our own. The streets of Memphis are lined with countless businesses that started small and grew into something bigger because our city rallied around them through the strong business environment Memphis provides with a focus on fostering business growth. Memphis has been named the nation’s best metropolitan area for black owned companies in 2017. Want to know why?

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Entrepreneurs

Innovators, groundbreakers, music-makers and world-shakers come to Memphis to bring their ideas to life and make their mark. With a supportive and highly connected business network, a vibrant academic community and an affordable cost of living, Memphis has a can-do culture that embraces social, creative, philanthropic, and business entrepreneurs.

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Business Relocation

Memphis is the place where businesses grow and more businesses are relocating here than ever before. Memphis is at the center of global commerce – with an unparalleled multi-modal capability that moves goods to market fast and a B2B culture that supports access to new customers and markets worldwide.

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Business Relocation

Memphis is at the center of global commerce – with an unparalleled multi-modal capability that moves goods to market fast and a B2B culture that supports access to new customers and markets worldwide. With a central location, an abundance of higher education institutions, a large talent pool, […]

 

Doing Business in Memphis

Memphis has changed the world… and we’re not done yet. In fact, we’re just getting started. Innovators, groundbreakers, music-makers; and world-shakers come to Memphis year after year to bring their ideas to life and make their mark on an ever-evolving city. With a supportive and highly […]

 

Entrepreneurship

Memphis has changed the world… and we’re not done yet. Innovators, groundbreakers, music-makers; and world-shakers come to Memphis to bring their ideas to life and make their mark. With a supportive and highly connected business network, a vibrant academic community and an affordable cost of […]

 

Fostering Growth

Memphis is full of businesses that started small and grew into something bigger thanks to their loyal customer following and the supportive business environment that Memphis provides with an ever-increasing emphasis on growth. Locally owned businesses are a cornerstone of Memphis culture, and […]

 

Memphis Economy

Memphis economic development is thriving. Downtown is experiencing a building boom, with entrepreneurs flocking to the city’s innovation districts. We’re a top-10 city for technology jobs, our major corporations continue to cultivate creativity, and our cost of living is among the lowest in the […]

 

Start-Ups

To thrive in today’s robust and competitive economy, startups need opportunity, plentiful resources and creativity. Memphis is one of the few cities in the country where this attractive combination is astonishingly easy to come by. As the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, the home of the blues and […]

 

The Market

The soul of Memphis runs deep—and over the last decade, the Bluff City has been making quite a name for itself. More specifically, Memphis has staked its claim as one of the most progressive and diverse major metropolitan communities in the United States. We are a hub of commerce, education, […]

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Job growth in Memphis is thriving and has reached the top of the charts according to Bloomberg!

When it comes to a healthy, vibrant city, there are a handful of indicators you need to look toward. One of the most critical points of concern is always the job rate. Can current residents find quality work, and are there enough jobs to bring in new professionals? The city of Memphis is acing […]

 

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Love throwing axes? Is that even a question?

Axe throwing is a pastime that has taken the country by storm. Throughout the United States, new locations are opening up where you can throw axes at a target in what is similar to a gun range, only with axes. If you haven’t given axe throwing a try, you owe it to yourself to give […]

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