Chamber’s Women Build 901 Workforce Initiative Recognized as a National Benchmark Program

As a sub-group of The Greater Memphis Chamber’s We Build 901 Collaborative, Women Build 901 Too! has recently received national recognition by the U.S. Chamber Foundation Center for Education and Workforce as a benchmark program that’s building pathways for women in..

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Chamber Announces Ted Townsend as Chief Economic Development Officer

Memphis, Tenn. (September 16, 2020) - The Greater Memphis Chamber has announced a new economic development partnership with the University of Memphis dedicated to the growth of the Memphis economy. Ted Townsend will serve as Chief Economic Development Officer and..

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Chamber Announces New Partnership Offering Comprehensive COVID-19 Services

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – (September 8, 2020) Chamber Benefits, Inc., a subsidiary of The Greater Memphis Chamber today announced a new partnership with ReCOVer Health to provide a comprehensive suite of services to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 for industries with an..

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Monitoring Recovery | Indicators to Watch and Metrics that Matter

September 4, 2020 - To build an understanding of current labor market trends and conditions that are impacting the Memphis Metro area, the Chamber will release an update to our economic recovery in two-week intervals. With the release of the July 2020 unemployment..

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Greater Memphis Workforce Development Board Accepting Applications for New COVID-19 Relief Grant

The Greater Memphis Workforce Development Board was awarded a grant via the CARES Act. This grant will allow Greater Memphis to provide additional training dollars to employers of Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby, and Tipton Counties effected by COVID-19.  The funding is..

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Bank of America Connects Memphis-Area Youth to Workforce Success

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Bank of America recognized the extraordinary potential of two college freshmen, Hannah Blackwell and Akaash Seemakurty, by selecting them as 2020 Student Leaders (#BofAStudentLeaders). These two recent Shelby County Schools graduates completed the..

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Meet the Chairman's Circle: Alex Teague

Alex Teague went directly into the construction industry after attending Howard Payne University.  He has spent more than 30 years in the industry and now serves as Division Vice President for Yates Construction. He has built over six million square feet for Yates..

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Chamber Benefits Inc Introduces New Products to Help Your Business

Chamber Benefits, Inc. (CBI), a subsidiary of The Greater Memphis Chamber, is pleased to inform you of the 5 products that will help your business during these times. CBI was created to grow membership by providing high quality and affordable solutions for local..

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Member Advice with Adriane Johnson-Williams

 

It takes hard work, dedication and sometimes good old fashion luck to build a strong, profitable business. One of the best pieces of advice for entrepreneurs and emerging business owners is to get smart insights from people who have been there before.

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Young Memphis Class of 2020 Nominations

The Greater Memphis Chamber is pleased to announce that nominees are currently being sought for the Young Memphis Class of 2020. Young Memphis recognition initiative is designed to cultivate and showcase exceptional young professionals in the Greater Memphis area. 

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