Tennessee Business

Indigo-Clean appoints Director of Sales and New Business Development to Serve Rapidly Growing Demand For Its Continuous Environmental Disinfection Solution

10 01 2018

Scott Jackson I’m tremendously excited to expand on this cutting edge technology breakthrough that helps hospitals with one of their most pressing needs, preventing hospital acquired infections (HAIs). KENOSHA, Wis. January 10, 2018 Kenall has hired a veteran medical device sales executive, Mr. Scott Jackson, to help manage the rapidly-expanding demand for Indigo-Clean Continuous Environmental Disinfection at healthcare facilities throughout the United States. Scott comes to Indigo-Clean from Landauer, Inc., where he was a three-time National Sales Manager of the Year. Previously, Scott also had a highly successful career at Ethicon, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson. As Director of Sales and New Business Development, it will be Scott’s responsibility to drive the growth of the Indigo-Clean business unit, which will include forecasting, lead generation, pipeline management and sales force development. “I’m tremendously excited to expand on this cutting edge technology...

Award-Winning Tennessee-Based Financial Services Provider Enters West Tennessee Market

10 01 2018

We are delighted to expand our services west in Tennessee and assist the residents of Jackson and its surrounding areas with their financial needs. JACKSON, Tenn. January 10, 2018 The fastest growing small-dollar loan financial services company in Tennessee, and one of the leading companies nationwide within its industry, entered the West Tennessee market today with the opening of a store in Jackson. This is the 86th location for the company. The new location of Advance Financial at 2287 N. Highland Ave. opens for business today and will remain open 24/7 thereafter. Advance Financial is one of the only companies in its industry that is open to serve customers around the clock. Founded more than 20 years ago, Advance Financial is a family-owned company based in Nashville that has significantly expanded its footprint throughout Tennessee in recent years. Its first locations outside of Middle Tennessee were in and around Chattanooga and Knoxville. The new Jackson store is currently...

EnviroLeach and Mineworx Provide Year End Corporate Update

10 01 2018

VANCOUVER, B.C., Jan. 10, 2018 -- EnviroLeach Technologies Inc. (the "Company" or "EnviroLeach"), (CSE:ETI) (OTCQB:EVLLF), in conjunction with Mineworx Technologies (“Mineworx”), (TSXV:MWX), (OTCQB:MWXRF), are pleased to provide the following corporate Year-End update on their activities.2017 was a pivotal year for both EnviroLeach and Mineworx. The companies successfully advanced their proven chemical formulas and mechanical processes with several additional proprietary and patent-pending breakthroughs. These new discoveries include significant enhancements to the proven EnviroLeach E-Waste process with respect to improved leach kinetics, improved recoveries, metal complex stability, element selectivity, metal precipitation and the reusability of the primary solution.EnviroLeach will continue to investigate additional applications of its formula to enhance its future offerings. The Company plans to expand its reach into the recoveries of strategic metals including lithium and cobalt...

Sonya Daniels, Manager, State and Local Tax with CBIZ MHM, LLC, to Speak at The Knowledge Group's Sales and Use Tax: Minimizing Compliance and Legal Woes in 2018 Event

09 01 2018

New York, NY, January 09, 2018 -- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Sonya Daniels, Manager, State and Local Tax with CBIZ MHM, LLC, will speak at The Knowledge Group's webcast entitled: "Sales and Use Tax: Minimizing Compliance and Legal Woes in 2018." This event is scheduled for February 6, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm, Eastern Time.For further details, please visit: https://www.theknowledgegroup.org/webcasts/tax-accounting-finance/taxation/sales-and-use-tax-minimizing-complianceAbout Sonya DanielsSonya Daniels has more than twenty years of accounting experience, both in public accounting and corporate and government sectors. Sonya spent six years as a Tennessee Auditor where she conducted sales and use tax audits as well as franchise/excise tax audits, liquor by the drink audits, and business tax audits.Sonya offers turnkey solutions for her clients, providing both outsourced...

Freudenberg Group Plans Technology Briefings for Customers

09 01 2018

PLYMOUTH, Mich., Jan. 9, 2018 -- The Freudenberg Group will showcase a broad range of products for its customers during press  and supplier day previews during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.   Senior executives from seven of the company's business units, including Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, Vibracoustic, Freudenberg Filtration Technologies, Freudenberg Performance Materials, Kluber Lubrication, Chem-Trend and VIAM, will host technology previews for their automotive customers at the Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront hotel during auto-show preview week (Jan. 16-18). "Freudenberg provides the auto industry with a wide variety of products from vibration-control systems and lubricants to leading-edge sealing technologies," noted Bob Evans, president of Freudenberg North America. "The Detroit auto show gives us a unique opportunity to update our customers on product technology developments, as well as to introduce various new products."  Freudenberg...

Duke Energy to announce fourth quarter and year-end 2017 financial results on Feb. 20

09 01 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 9, 2018 -- Duke Energy will announce the release of its fourth quarter and year-end 2017 financial results at 7 a.m. ET on Tuesday, Feb. 20, in a news release to be posted on the company's website at www.duke-energy.com/investors.   An earnings conference call for analysts is scheduled from 10 to 11 a.m. ET that day. In addition to discussing the fourth quarter and year-end 2017 financial results, the company will provide its 2018 adjusted diluted earnings per share guidance range and other business and financial updates. The conference call will be hosted by Lynn Good, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and Steve Young, executive vice president and chief financial officer. The call can be accessed via the investors' section (www.duke-energy.com/investors) of Duke Energy's website or by dialing 888-428-9473 in the United States or 719-325-4869 outside the United States. The confirmation code is 5459491. Please call in 10...

Yamaha's MOTOROiD and MOTOBOT Ver 2 get U.S. Debut at CES(R)

09 01 2018

Yamaha Demonstrates MOTOROiD, AI Motorcycle Capable of Automated Riding, in CES Booth CYPRESS, CA--(Marketwired - January 09, 2018) - Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TSE: 7272) and Yamaha Motor Corp., USA, are presenting an interactive display at CES®, the world's largest consumer electronics tradeshow, this week in Las Vegas, Nevada, including the U.S. debut of MOTOROiD and MOTOBOT Ver 2. Based on the theme of "expanding the possibilities of mobility with advanced technology," the Yamaha Motor exhibit, its first ever at CES®, will showcase the results of its research and development through demonstrations, such as of control, autonomous driving, and AI technologies. MOTOROiD, a motorcycle with built-in AI that recognizes its rider and is capable of automated riding, is being demonstrated in the Yamaha booth throughout CES®. By participating at CES®, Yamaha aims to discover new partners from any field of endeavor, creating technological innovation and new businesses through open innovation....

Brett Favre to Premiere Sports Concussion Documentary Jan. 11 on Stadium

09 01 2018

NFL Hall of Famer Shares Personal Story About Career-Ending Head Injury in Shocked; Pursues Further Research Into Sports Concussions Press Release - updated: Jan 9, 2018 12:51 EST BOULDER, Colo., January 9, 2018 - Brett Favre, in partnership with KMG Media, announced today the premiere of the documentary "Shocked: A Hidden Factor in the Sports Concussion Crisis". The documentary short, where Brett serves as Executive Producer, will premiere on the new 24/7 multiplatform sports network, Stadium, on Jan. 11 at 6:30 p.m. ET. "Shocked" sheds light on Favre's career-ending head-to-turf concussion and explores what preventative measures can be taken to make the playing environment safer for all athletes at all skill levels. "Shocked" takes an intimate look at Brett's career and his concerns for the future, and parallels the experience with Gracie Hussey - a 17-year-old girl living with Post Concussion Syndrome from head-to-turf injuries suffered when she was thirteen. Shocked unveils...

Guy Smith Announces Candidacy for Governor of Connecticut

09 01 2018

NEW HAVEN, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Democrat Guy Smith, a Greenwich resident (www.GuySmith4CT.com), announced that he is running for Governor of Connecticut today at the Dr. Reginald Mayo Early Childhood School. Smith is running for Governor with the promise to promote Connecticut—promote and create jobs, promote and expand the state’s economy, and make sure all citizens throughout the state can live, work, and thrive. Smith is also running to protect its citizens from policies and programs imposed by the Trump-Republicans that are designed to hurt people, especially the people of Connecticut. “We are blessed to be living and working in Connecticut and there are wonderful opportunities in our state, but I’m worried about our future,” Smith said. “Far too many people no longer see opportunity here, and Hartford is failing us wherever we turn. “Frankly, the governing class in Connecticut has let our people down,” he said. “I am not part of the governing class. I am running...

United Community Banks, Inc. Announces Subordinated Notes Offering

09 01 2018

GREENVILLE, S.C., Jan. 09, 2018 -- United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ:UCBI) (“United”), the holding company of United Community Bank, today announced its plans to issue $85,000,000 aggregate principal amount of subordinated notes due January 2028 (collectively, the “Notes”) in an underwritten public offering.Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Sandler O’Neill + Partners, L.P. are acting as joint book-running managers for the offering.United intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for the financing of the cash consideration payable by United in connection with its acquisition of NLFC Holdings Corp. and its wholly-owned subsidiary Navitas Credit Corp., and for general corporate purposes, which may include the potential repayment or redemption of trust preferred securities and other indebtedness and other acquisitions.The offering is subject to market conditions, and there can be no assurance as to whether the offering will be completed, or as to the actual size or terms...

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