Tennessee Business

ICE Packaging Company, LLC (ICE) / Strategic Packaging Systems (SPS) Appoints Nuclear Industry Veteran Scott Eckler As General Manager

01 01 1970

Scott will see to the day-to-day operations of SPS at their 80,000-square foot manufacturing facility in Madisonville, Tennessee.  SPS, founded in 2009, is a full-service company that specializes in the design, manufacturing and distribution of soft sided packages and railcar liner systems for the Nuclear and Environmental markets operating under an ASME NQA-1 2015 Quality Assurance Program. On August 23rd, 2017, ICE Service Group, Inc., via its packaging group ICE Packaging Company, LLC (ICE), announced the asset purchase of Strategic Packaging Systems, LLC (SPS). www.spsonline.biz Scott has over 35 years of experience in the nuclear industry in the areas of radiological control technician, health physics, health & safety, radiological waste characterization & disposition, radiological waste packaging, radiological waste transportation, business development & customer service. Prior to joining ICE / SPS, Scott...

IBERIABANK Corporation Provides Updates on Key Topics: Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, HUD Lawsuit, Energy Portfolio, and Sabadell United Bank Acquisition-Related Expense

01 01 1970

Daryl G. Byrd, President and Chief Executive Officer of IBERIABANK Corporation, commented, "In order to provide greater transparency into a number of key issues impacting this quarter's financial results, we are disclosing preliminary information on the massive weather events that recently impacted our region, an update on the HUD lawsuit, a brief update on the resolution of our energy portfolio, and details regarding our merger and severance-related expenses for the Sabadell acquisition." Byrd continued, "As always, we want to keep our shareholders abreast of the changing dynamics of the matters that affect our business." Hurricanes Harvey and IrmaHurricane Harvey made landfall on August 25, 2017, and stalled over the greater Houston area for several days producing record amounts of rainfall that led to catastrophic flooding.  IBERIABANK operates eight...

IBERIABANK Corporation Announces Agreement to Acquire Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust Co.

01 01 1970

Angel Medina, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of Gibraltar, commented, "We are excited to be joining forces with IBERIABANK.  Their proven track record of growth, both through acquisitions and organic measures, has put them in a unique position in our markets.  Our customers and shareholders will benefit greatly by this transaction." Daryl G. Byrd, President and Chief Executive Officer of IBKC, added, "We have known Angel and Adolfo at Gibraltar for many years now and are thrilled to be able to announce our combination with their institution.  Strategically and financially attractive, this transaction provides another point of leverage in the Florida markets for IBERIABANK and is consistent with the acquisition discussion we had at the IBERIABANK Analyst Investor's Day in September in New York.  We believe Gibraltar will complement our recent activities in Southeast Florida, enhancing our...

Hybrid Integration Platform Market by Integration Type, Service Type, Organization Size, Vertical And Region - Global Forecast to 2022

01 01 1970

LONDON, Oct. 3, 2017 () -- Growing need for integrating on-premises and cloud applications for driving digital business transformation is said to be driving the growth of the hybrid integration platform market. Download the full report: https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/5124690The hybrid integration platform market size is expected to grow from USD 17.14 billion in 2017 to USD 33.60 billion by 2022, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 14.4%. The market is driven by factors, such as the growing need for integrating on-premises and cloud applications with the existing systems for driving digital business transformation, the increasing demand for hosting apps, data, and services on the cloud, and the hybrid integration platforms' capabilities to tackle the business challenges. However, the utility operators face various obstacles while adopting the hybrid integration platform, such as the usage of Enterprise Service Bus (ESB)technology as an alternative, and lack of a standardized...

Horton Group Account Manager Josh Miller Featured in Teen Vogue

01 01 1970

Nashville, TN March 31, 2017 Horton Group Account Manager Josh Miller, known on Instagram as The Moody Foody, was recently featured in teen fashion, beauty and entertainment magazine Teen Vogue. The article, which can be read here, covered a secret menu item from international coffee company and coffee house chain Starbucks known as "Medicine Ball.” "This started out as something fun to do on the side and has been a creative outlet for me, but it has quickly evolved into much more,” said Miller. “I started blogging, and it's opened doors for me that I couldn't have imagined. Currently, I am working on launching my own website, which will allow me to create more opportunities and expand my brand.” After reading about the beverage making rounds on social media, Miller’s wife came down with a bad cold. The “Medicine Ball” worked wonders for her and led to a post on Miller’s Instagram account touting its healing properties. "Medicine...

HNTB’s Diana Mendes Wins 2017 Training Professional of the Year Award...

01 01 1970

Diana Mendes, HNTB transit/rail practice leader and senior vice president, was named 2017 Training Professional of the Year Award by the National Transit Institute. She is recognized as a mentor to many individuals, particularly the new generation of leaders in our industry. ARLINGTON, Va. March 30, 2017 Diana Mendes, AICP, HNTB Corporation transit/rail practice leader and senior vice president, was named 2017 Training Professional of the Year Award by the National Transit Institute. The award was presented at the NTI 2017 Transit Trainer’s Workshop in Nashville, Tennessee. “I am honored to be recognized by the National Transit Institute and support its mission of providing training and educational resources to practicing transit professionals,” Mendes said. “Trainers play a critical role in the industry and people’s lives by opening new possibilities for our workforce, our customers and our organizations. It is through training that we can recharge,...

Highlands Bankshares, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

01 01 1970

For the nine months ended September 30, 2017, the Company reported net income of $2.7 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of ($143,000), or ($0.02) per diluted share, recorded during the same period of 2016.  The annualized return on average assets and return on average equity for the period were 0.59 percent and 6.49 percent, respectively. "Highlands' third quarter showed sustainability of our transformation and further progress across most areas," said Timothy K. Schools, President and Chief Executive Officer.  "Our new banking teams have grown non-interest bearing deposits $8 million and loans $23 million since the end of first quarter – soon after their hiring; we installed our first remote deposit capture customer who processes nearly 10,000 checks monthly; we recovered $363,106 of a $545,248 previously charged-off loan and are in the process of recovering the remainder; and...

Hershey RV Show Retirement Seminars Presented Daily, 3:30 pm ET, 9/13-17/2017

01 01 1970

RVers attending "America's Largest RV show": daily retirement seminar, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. EST, in the Press Room on lower level. Hershey, PA, September 12, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Attendees at the Hershey RV show, “America’s Largest RV Show,” September 13-17, 2017, are welcome to attend a discussion about the special concerns faced by RVers approaching retirement. The session to be led by Tim Wilson occurs each day of the Hershey RV Show from 3:30-4:30 p.m. EST, Wednesday through Saturday, in the Press Room.“5 Questions RVers Need to be Asking About Retirement,” will be open to all who are attending “America’s Largest RV Show.” Wilson is CEO of the high-end RV retirement community, Gardens RV Village, which is a community of homes with fully attached RV garages, developed exclusively for RVers.RV owners will be researching retirement questions such as: 1) How will I be spending the last active years of my life? 2) What dreams have I longed...

Have You Heard the One About the Lawyer Making His Own Briefcase?

01 01 1970

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 21, 2017 () -- A former lawyer-turned-briefcase maker is on a mission to make heirloom quality leather goods attainable. And he's doing it by manufacturing them right here in America. Jackson Wayne Full Grain Leather Duffle Bag in Saddle Tan ...

Hardwick Clothes, America's Oldest Made in America tailored clothing company, re-launches brand, growing heritage fashion appeal

01 01 1970

Drafting off of steady seasonal increases in both wholesale and retail sales, including the company's first line in legendary clothing retailer Saks Fifth Avenue's New York City stores and iconic Southern department store Dillard's, as well as a growing business with an illustrious group of fine regional specialty stores, the Cleveland, Tennessee-based brand's new identity is both a nod to the modernization and elevation of the company's product offerings and a clean, retro homage to its proud small town USA roots. Hardwick's website and brand re-launch are the culmination of a process that began with its 2014 acquisition by Cleveland business icon W. Allan Jones, in an effort to save American jobs in his hometown. "Hardwick is Cleveland, and Cleveland is America. I could not stand by and let such a proud historical legacy drift into oblivion," notes Jones. "Saving our country and our economy starts...

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