Knoxville Jazz Orchestra announces dynamic lineup with 2022-23 season tickets on sale now

World-class jazz talent will perform for Knoxville audiences during the 2022-23 season of the Knoxville Jazz Orchestra Big Band Concert Series. Performers include Grammy Award winner John Beasley, Tony Award recipient and multiple Grammy winner Dee Dee Bridgewater, along with Victor Provost, Eric Reed and some of the city’s finest musicians and artists. Season tickets are available starting Monday, May … Read More

The Trust Company of Tennessee hires Hormandl as customer service representative

The Trust Company of Tennessee has hired Daniel Hormandl as a customer service representative, based in the firm’s Knoxville office. Founded in 1987 and with offices in Chattanooga, Knoxville and the Tri-Cities, The Trust Company of Tennessee currently has more than $4.5 billion under management. The firm helps individuals, families, business owners and nonprofits make better financial decisions through wealth … Read More

Tranzonic Companies hires Rinehart as tech support specialist

Tranzonic Companies has hired Jim Rinehart as a technical support specialist at the national manufacturing firm’s Hardin Valley location. In this role, Rinehart is responsible for identifying and solving technical problems and providing support and assistance for technical, hardware and software issues. “Jim brings extensive experience to provide the technical assistance that keeps our business moving,” said Brian Rhoades, executive … Read More

There’s a business app for that!

In today’s high-tech world, consumers can do business on their mobile devices from anywhere. Small business owners should consider creating an app to have another way for customers to do business with them. Mobile apps have become essential marketing and sales tools and are being used more frequently by small businesses across multiple industries. In addition to having a mobile-friendly … Read More

KCDC officially opens mixed-income, affordable housing at First Creek at Austin

Knoxville’s Community Development Corporation (KCDC) officially cut the ribbon May 11 on the first phase of First Creek at Austin, the city’s first mixed-income, affordable housing community. Business and community leaders, stakeholders and residents attended the ceremony. Located just east of downtown, the first phase of First Creek at Austin offers 105 total units – 57 in one multifamily building … Read More

UScellular rate plans are price protected through 2023

UScellular announced today that all its postpaid and prepaid plans are price protected through 2023. From now through at least December 31, 2023, UScellular has committed to not increase the price on customers’ rate plans, no matter what plan they are on. Customers don’t need to take any action for this to be in effect. “Our customers have enough on … Read More

The Christman Company adds Walker as project engineer

Aaron Walker has joined The Christman Company as a project engineer at the construction management and real estate development firm’s office in Knoxville, Tennessee. “Aaron has focused on pursuing advanced degrees in business and civil engineering,” said Marty Gibbs, senior vice president and general manager for The Christman Company’s operations in Knoxville. “He has a desire to offer clients innovative, … Read More

City, county, and state leaders hold first of its kind mental health workshop

Knoxville City Council, Knox County Commission, and members of the Knox County State Delegation are hosting a joint workshop on mental health on Monday, May 9th. Led by Knoxville Vice-Mayor Andrew Roberto, Knox County Commission Chairman Richie Beeler, and Senator Becky Duncan Massey, this first of its kind discussion brings legislative representatives from the city, county, and state together to … Read More

Pilot Company Honors Those Who Serve During Military Appreciation Month with Donation and Deals

In honor of Military Appreciation Month this May, veteran founded Pilot Company is donating $100,000 to Hire Heroes USA, an organization dedicated to providing job search assistance to current members of the military, veterans, and their spouses. Military members and their families will also be celebrated at the company’s travel centers across North America with special offers and freebies available … Read More