South College School of Nursing earns CCNE accreditation

The South College School of Nursing has earned accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for both its bachelor’s and master’s degree level programs in nursing. South College, a private, regionally accredited institution, has been granted CCNE accreditation for five years after meeting all of the standards set forth by the organization. “We have developed a rigorous academic … Read More

Pilot Flying J Invites Guests to ‘Relish’ National Hot Dog Day

Relish today and “ketchup” tomorrow by taking a break to savor a free hot dog from Pilot Flying J in celebration of National Hot Dog Day on July 17. Guests who download or open the Pilot Flying J app on July 17, will find an exclusive offer to redeem for one free roller grill item, including 100% all-beef hot dogs, … Read More

The Trust Company of Tennessee adds Ashley Bearden as human resources coordinator

The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Ashley Bearden as human resources coordinator. Based in Knoxville, The Trust Company of Tennessee is a state-chartered bank with more than $3.5 billion under management. The company offers wealth management, corporate retirement and personal trust services. “We’re glad to welcome Ashley to our team,” said Sharon J. Pryse, founder and CEO of The … Read More

The Christman Company wins historic preservation award for Foundry Hotel in Asheville

The Christman Company’s Knoxville office has earned a historic preservation award for the Foundry Hotel, which, once slated for demolition of its century-old buildings, instead was transformed into a boutique luxury hotel in Asheville, North Carolina. The Foundry Hotel earned a Griffin Award for adaptive reuse from The Preservation Society of Asheville and Buncombe County (PSABC) during a ceremony held … Read More

Lauren Miller promoted to senior vice president of Moxley Carmichael

Lauren Miller has been promoted to senior vice president of Moxley Carmichael and will be responsible for strategy, vision and leadership of the firm’s public relations services, including delivery of creative ideas, excellent service and bottom-line impacting results to clients. Miller, who joined Moxley Carmichael in 2007, has earned four promotions in 12 years and has handled key communications strategies … Read More

United Way of Greater Knoxville President and CEO Ben Landers announces retirement

Ben Landers, president and CEO of United Way of Greater Knoxville, announced June 27 that he is retiring after 26 years of service during which the agency experienced significant growth and accomplishments. Under Landers’ leadership, United Way of Greater Knoxville donors, staff and volunteers raised a total of $273 million to support the nonprofits served by the agency. “I have … Read More

The Trust Company of Tennessee adds Allison Kidd Cross as relationship manager

The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Allison Kidd Cross as a relationship manager in the firm’s Chattanooga office. Based in Knoxville, The Trust Company of Tennessee is a state-chartered bank with more than $3.5 billion under management. The company helps individuals, families, business owners and charities make better decisions with money through wealth management, corporate retirement and personal trust … Read More

The Trust Company of Tennessee adds Thomas Cook as client specialist

The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Thomas Cook to provide financial planning guidance as a client specialist. Based in Knoxville, The Trust Company of Tennessee is a state-chartered bank with more than $3.5 billion under management. The company helps individuals, families, business owners and charities make better decisions with money through wealth management, corporate retirement and personal trust services. … Read More

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon now accepting proposals for ‘Healthy Living’ grants

Covenant Health Knoxville Marathon is currently accepting proposals for its Community Contribution Program, which will award funds for healthy living initiatives in East Tennessee. The deadline for the proposals is Aug. 1, 2019. Eligible applicants include nonprofits with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status and regional government entities that are considered non-profit and serve Knox County and/or one of its eight contiguous counties: … Read More