Results Found: 9
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
  JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017) — General Shale, a leading U.S. manufacturer of brick, today announced that it has acquired Columbus Brick Company, a family-owned manufacturer located in Columbus, Mississippi.  The acquisition adds a robust portfolio to General Shale’s extensive masonry lines, and expands the company’s presence into new geographic areas yielding high levels of more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017) -- During the Governor’s Conference on Hospitality and Tourism in Gatlinburg Oct 4-6, the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development released individual county statistics, including a one-page document which breaks down economic impact showing number of tourism-related jobs, payroll, tax revenue, daily expenditures and the savings to local more
Categories: Community, Economic
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Bristol, TN/VA (October 10, 2017) – PUSH! Film Festival has released its film and workshop lineup for the 2017 festival! PUSH! will host a variety of curated movies, workshops and presentations about film, along with screenings of juried films including shorts, features, and films focused on Tennessee and Virginia over the course of a three-day weekend on October 20-22, 2017.   In its third more
Categories: Community
Monday, September 18, 2017
KINGSPORT, TENNESSEE (September 18, 2017) — Bank of Tennessee has been named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2017. The Best Banks to Work For program, which was initiated in 2013 by American Banker and Best Companies Group, identifies, recognizes and honors U.S. banks for outstanding employee satisfaction. “I am so proud of our culture of customer, team and community spirit at Bank of more
Categories: Chamber
Friday, May 19, 2017
The Bristol Convention and Visitors Bureau, also recognized as Discover Bristol, picked up four awards at the 20th Annual Northeast Tennessee Tourism Association’s Pinnacle Awards held Thursday, May 11, in Johnson City.Discover Bristol’s website earned top honors in the Advertising and Promotions category, while the Battle on the State Line Kick-Off and Tailgate in Downtown Bristol, captured the more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
BTES AWARDED $500,000 SITE DEVELOPMENT GRANTBristol Tennessee Essential Services (BTES) was awarded $500,000 from Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam as part of the Site Development Grant Program, part of the larger Rural Economic Opportunity Act passed in 2016, helps communities prepare industrial sites for businesses. The grants assist communities in finalizing infrastructure and site improvements for more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
BRISTOL, Tenn. (Wednesday, March 22) - The United States Chamber of Commerce has once again awarded the Bristol Chamber of Commerce its highest honor – a 5-Star Accreditation, for its sound policies, effective organizational procedures, and positive impact on the community.This is the third consecutive time the Bristol Chamber has been awarded a 5-Star Accreditation, dating back to 2005. Chambers more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 27, 2017
BRISTOL, Tenn. (March 27, 2017) – While the recovery from the devastating Gatlinburg wildfires continues, Bristol Motor Speedway is attempting to put some smiles on the faces of displaced families by granting them a family fun day at the April 23, Food City 500. “We wanted to do something nice for these folks that hopefully will help brighten their day,” said Jerry Caldwell, executive vice more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release