Ted Townsend to succeed Beverly Robertson as president/CEO of Chamber

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (Thursday, June 24, 2022) – Keeping ‘prosperity for all’ at the core of its mission, the Greater Memphis Chamber Board of Directors unanimously voted Thursday to name Chief Economic Development Officer Ted Townsend as President & CEO Beverly Robertson’s..

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Chamber launches STEM Teacher Externship Program

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (Friday, 6/17/22) – Demonstrating its ongoing commitment to ‘lead from the front’ in career preparation, the Greater Memphis Chamber last week launched its STEM Teacher Externship Program. This new program will embed teachers from across West Tennessee..

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Ambassador of the Month: Omar Aquil of Spherion

Congrats to Spherion-Memphis Relationship Manager Omar Aquil on being named the Greater Memphis Chamber Ambassador of the Month for June! Our ambassadors are the heart and face of the Chamber's membership, helping welcome new companies to Memphis, cut ribbons, break..

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Broker of the Week: Natalie Cummings, Clay & Land

In the upcoming weeks, we're shining a spotlight on brokers who are offering level-funded health coverage to the Chamber's small business members. Brokers can apply to be featured — here, on social media, and in our weekly newsletter — by emailing Rob Recker here.

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Broker of the Week: Jonathan Frisch

Over the next several weeks, we're shining a spotlight on brokers who are offering level-funded health coverage to the Chamber's small business members. Brokers can apply to be featured — here, on social media, and in our weekly newsletter — by emailing Rob Recker here..

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Chamber unveils growth plan prosper memphis 2030

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (Monday, June 6, 2022) – The Greater Memphis Chamber today unveiled Prosper Memphis 2030, a new strategic growth plan designed to make its region more inclusive and prosperous.

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Chamber Broker of the Week: Timothy Finnell

Over the next several weeks, we're shining a spotlight on brokers who are offering level-funded health coverage to the Chamber's small business members. Brokers can apply to be featured — here, on social media, and in our weekly newsletter — by emailing Rob Recker here..

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MEET THE CHAIRMAN’S CIRCLE: BRIGGETTE GREEN

Briggette Green is the co-founder and CEO of TopCat Masonry Contractors, LLC, a licensed and award-winning general contractor specializing in brick, block, rock, glass block, pre-cast and stone masonry services established with her husband Robert in their Whitehaven..

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Regions’ David May named chairman of Chairman’s Circle

  • Regions Bank executive David May to lead Chairman’s Circle at crucial time for region, with record levels of economic development and employment.
  • May to lead business community response to heavy workforce demand, sets bold goal of introducing five new accelerated..
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Navigating today’s tough hiring climate

Today’s hiring market is intense for businesses looking to fill jobs. The most recent JOLTS report by The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics showed that the number of open positions is more than double the number of unemployed people. Having few candidates in the market..

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