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25 Years of Giving Video Contest winners announced

Date: 10/02/2018
The First Horizon Foundation, which operates as First Tennessee Foundation and Capital Bank Foundation, is proud to announce the nonprofit winners of its 25 Years of Giving Video Contest, commemorating its 25 years of strengthening communities. ... Read More

BLOUNT PARTNERSHIP BOARD MEMBER MURRAY PRESENTED JIM SPRADLEY AWARD

Date: 9/27/2018
Recognized for his work in economic development at the local and state levels, Dr. Matthew Murray, director of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy at the University of Tennessee, was recognized by the Tennessee Economic Development Council with its Jim Spradley Volunteer of the Year Award in Economic Development during its Fall conference held in Gatlinburg, Tenn.... Read More

The Dialogue with Kent Davis

Date: 9/26/2018
This feature is a question-and-answer session with a new Blount County Chamber member. So, here we go with our 120th installment visiting with Kent Davis, Executive Director/President of Special Growers.... Read More

The Dialogue with Laser Aesthetics of Maryville

Date: 9/19/2018
This feature is a question-and-answer session with a new Blount County Chamber member. So, here we go with our 119th installment visiting with Patrick Morgan, MD, Julie Turner, MD and Annie Johnson, DO, owners of Laser Aesthetics of Maryville, who offer the best innovative cosmetic laser procedures, body sculpting, and skin care.... Read More

S&ME Announces New President

Date: 9/18/2018
Over the last three years, the S&ME leadership team searched for the right candidate to lead our firm as I transition into retirement. We are pleased to announce the appointment of Matt Ryan as the new S&ME President. ... Read More

Record Crowd Enjoys 17th Annual Taste of Blount

Date: 9/13/2018
On a pleasant late summer's eve, a record crowd of more than 650 people gathered to enjoy some of the best food in Blount County as 26 area restaurants, food trucks and grocers took part in the 17th annual Taste of Blount hosted by the Blount Partnership at the Theater in the Park in Maryville, Tenn.... Read More

The Dialogue with Todd Roberts

Date: 9/06/2018
This feature is a question-and-answer session with a new Blount County Chamber member. So, here we go with our 118th installment visiting with Todd Roberts, President of JACO Limousine & Transportation, which provides transportation services for people on the move.... Read More