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Brentwood-based Quorum Health appoints three new directors to board

By MATT BLOIS The Brentwood-based health company Quorum Health Corporation appointed three new board directors this week. The appointments expand the board from six members to nine. The new directors are Robert Fish, Jon Kaplan and William Paul Rutledge. Rutledge, who lives in Brentwood, worked for Nashville-based HCA Healthcare for 30 years. He was President

By | 2018-09-13T02:20:29+00:00 September 13th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare|Tags: , |Comments Off on Brentwood-based Quorum Health appoints three new directors to board

Five things a money manager wants you to know about college savings

By MATT BLOIS This fall, students from all over Williamson County packed clothes into trash bags, filled a milk crate full of books and drove off to college, leaving their crying parents behind. It’s a time-honored tradition—one that involves multiple trips to Target and teaching teenagers how to wash their laundry. It also requires a

By | 2018-09-10T01:23:58+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Money, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Five things a money manager wants you to know about college savings

After planting its flag with remote staff, tech company CDW wants to bring its office culture to Nashville

By MATT BLOIS A large technology company opened a new office near Brentwood earlier this month, attracted in part by the many healthcare companies that call the area home. CDW — a fortune 500 company that provides IT products and services — opened the new office because the number of employees and customers in the

By | 2018-08-24T21:25:18+00:00 August 27th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, BW-Tech|Tags: |Comments Off on After planting its flag with remote staff, tech company CDW wants to bring its office culture to Nashville

Job searching website ranks Brentwood as the most successful city in Tennessee

By MATT BLOIS A study by a job search website ranked Brentwood as the most successful city in Tennessee. The study by Zippia used data from the U.S. Census Bureau to calculate the rankings. It measured median income, unemployment rate and the proportion of adults with a college degree.  The company ranked cities by those

By | 2018-08-22T16:10:05+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Money, BW-News, Featured|Tags: |Comments Off on Job searching website ranks Brentwood as the most successful city in Tennessee

Brentwood-based Reliant Bank expanding to Murfeesboro

By MATT BLOIS The Brentwood-based Reliant Bank plans to open a full-service retail branch in Murfreesboro by the end of the month. The bank is headquartered in the Cool Springs area. It already has branches in Davidson, Robertson, Sumner, Williamson, Maury and Hickman Counties. It had a loan and deposit production office in Rutherford and

By | 2018-08-22T03:40:40+00:00 August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Money, BW-News, More News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Brentwood-based Reliant Bank expanding to Murfeesboro

Investment company urges Brentwood senior living company to sell land and replace board member

By MATT BLOIS A Connecticut-based investment company is criticizing the Board of Directors of Brentwood's Brookdale Senior Living for failing to sell more real estate and update the way it elects board members. In an open letter to Brookdale shareholders released last Thursday, Land and Building Investment Management LLC—which owned about 2.9 percent of Brookdale’s

By | 2018-08-14T02:36:11+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, Featured|Tags: |Comments Off on Investment company urges Brentwood senior living company to sell land and replace board member

Hoss’ Loaded Burgers food truck fare will head indoors with Nolensville location

By MATT BLOIS The food truck Hoss’ Loaded Burgers plans to open a physical location in Nolensville. Chef and Owner Dallas Shaw has served "juicy lucy" style burgers — with cheese cooked inside the meat patty — out of food trucks around Nashville since 2011. Since then, he’s served more than 150,000 burgers. This will

By | 2018-08-13T21:41:24+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News|Tags: |Comments Off on Hoss’ Loaded Burgers food truck fare will head indoors with Nolensville location

Williamson County businesses owners look to make new connections at business expo

By MATT BLOIS Dozens of business owners at folding tables filled the space at Mill Creek Brewery for the Williamson Inc. Business Expo on Thursday afternoon. Vendors at the Williamson Inc. business expo drink beer and make connections. / Photo Matt Blois Many entrepreneurs were there to make connections with other businesses in

By | 2018-07-20T02:22:57+00:00 July 20th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: |Comments Off on Williamson County businesses owners look to make new connections at business expo

New Nolensville distillery plans to sell ready-to-drink cocktails while waiting for whiskey to age

By MATT BLOIS There’s an inherent problem with trying to make money by producing whiskey. Business owners have to invest lots of money upfront to make the product, but then it has to sit in barrels for years before it's ready. A new distillery in Nolensville called Wheeler’s Raid hopes to avoid that problem. “A

By | 2018-06-28T02:58:35+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP|Tags: |Comments Off on New Nolensville distillery plans to sell ready-to-drink cocktails while waiting for whiskey to age

Brentwood will pay its share for a regional traffic study

By MATT BLOIS Brentwood will pay its share for a study investigating transit options for areas south of Nashville. The study will examine how to move people more efficiently along the southern corridor between Davidson and Maury Counties. It will be the first detailed evaluation of major transit investment in the south corridor, but four

By | 2018-05-31T19:37:09+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured|Comments Off on Brentwood will pay its share for a regional traffic study