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Downtown incentive projects hit ‘all-time high’ in 2019

Downtown incentive projects hit ‘all-time high’ in 2019

Online | DailyMemphian.com | Dec 13, 2019
Downtown Memphis Commission (DMC) affiliated boards have approved incentives for 52 projects in 2019, about 27% more than 2018’s 41 projects and nearly double the 29 projects approved in the next-busiest year, 2010. “We’re at an all-time high,” said DMC president and chief executive officer Jennifer Oswalt. Read the full article on DailyMemphian.com
St. Jude partners with CodeCrew to create interactive art app

St. Jude partners with CodeCrew to create interactive art app

TV | FOX 13 | Dec 7, 2019
With the new St. Jude Art app, you can find one of five art installations and with a click of your phone – the artwork comes to life!
St. Jude brings patients’ art to life with the help of CodeCrew

St. Jude brings patients’ art to life with the help of CodeCrew

TV | WMC 5 Action News | Dec 5, 2019
St. Jude is teaming up with CodeCrew, a non-profit organization that teaches young students about technology and computer science.
$1.1 billion Pinch District project, expanded Union Row could bookend Downtown

$1.1 billion Pinch District project, expanded Union Row could bookend Downtown

Online | dailymemphian.com | Nov 15, 2019
A billion dollar real estate development is brewing on the north end of Downtown, potentially book-ending an expanded Union Row project.
NY developer to lead about $100M in Downtown Memphis investment; here’s what’s planned

NY developer to lead about $100M in Downtown Memphis investment; here’s what’s planned

Online | commercialappeal.com | Nov 13, 2019
More than $5 billion in developments is either planned or in the works around Memphis.
IBERIABANK and First Horizon Bank merging, bringing headquarters to Memphis

IBERIABANK and First Horizon Bank merging, bringing headquarters to Memphis

Online | wmcactionnews5.com | Nov 13, 2019
IBERIABANK and First Horizon National Corporation announced a merger Monday that will bring the company’s headquarters to Memphis and create one of the largest regional financial services companies in the South.

This Excellent Memphis Restaurant Neighborhood Is Reinventing Food Activism

Online | foodandwine.com | Oct 18, 2019
The restaurants at Crosstown Concourse support refugees, fund food education, and help combat homelessness.

City of Memphis signs development agreement with Loews for $210M hotel

Online | bizjournals.com | Oct 14, 2019
The City of Memphis signed a development agreement with Loews Hotels Holding Corp. Thursday, Oct. 10, after months of negotiations.
Absolute Queen Rocks Gown As He’s Crowned High School Homecoming Royalty

Absolute Queen Rocks Gown As He’s Crowned High School Homecoming Royalty

Online | huffpost.com | Sep 30, 2019
Brandon Allen'sprincipal had a message for online haters after his Tennessee high school shared a stunning picture of him receiving his crown in a gold!
U of M graphic design duo behind set design for Democratic debate

U of M graphic design duo behind set design for Democratic debate

Online | dailymemphian.com | Sep 10, 2019
U of M professor taps student to help him with set design for the 2020 presidential primary debate this week in Houston.