The Nation is Talking About Memphis

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St. Jude ranked the #1 Children’s Cancer Hospital by U.S. News & World Report

Jan 6, 2018 | US News | Online
To help patients decide where to receive care, U.S. News evaluates data on nearly 5,000 hospitals in 16 adult specialties, […]

Crosstown shortlisted as one of 15 finalists and the only finalist from the United State in Architectural Review’s Old into New Awards

Dec 4, 2017 | Architectural Review | Online
A shortlist of 15 exciting and creative adaptive reuse projects from across the world has been selected by our panel of judges including Michael and Patty Hopkins, Lyndon Neri and Timothy Brittain-Catlin

Memphis named the most giving city in America

Nov 21, 2017 | USA Today's Commercial Appeal | Online
Spurred by donations to public schools, Memphis surpassed Salt Lake City this year to rank as the most generous metropolitan area in the United States, giving almost $6 of every $100 in earned income to philanthropy.

“What would Dr. King think about America today?” – Faith Morris, Chief Marketing and External Affairs Officer, featured in Huffington Post

Nov 13, 2017 | | Online
What would Dr. King think about America today? We get this question all the time at the National Civil Rights […]

South Main listed as one of the most stylish streets in America

Oct 6, 2017 | | Online
Style is really all about energy. So when people talk about a city’s “energy,” they’re not referring to how the […]

Memphis dethrones Atlanta as the number one metropolitan area for black owned companies

Sep 26, 2017 | | Online
Memphis dethroned Atlanta as the best metro area for black owned business. With an average annual revenue almost equal to […]

Memphis Pushes to Level the Playing Field for Black Entrepreneurs

Sep 18, 2017 | | Online
Samuel Peace opened Peace Realty in 1959, a company whose legacy includes building Memphis’ first neighborhood for middle-income African-Americans ― […]

Local non-profit arts industry drives $197M

Aug 31, 2017 | Memphis Business Journal | Online
According to a new study, the local nonprofit arts industry drives $197.3 million in annual spending and supports the equivalent […]

Beale Street ranked as the seventh most famous street in the world

Jul 20, 2017 | | Online
Significant when it comes to Memphis’ rich music history, Beale Street is where the likes of Louis Armstrong, B.B. King […]

Memphis ranked third on list of where millennials are most likely to buy homes

Dec 7, 2015 | | Online
Is there any part of U.S. life that hasn’t been dramatically altered by the millennial invasion? This vast group of […]