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Renasant Bank recruits Franklin Synergy exec to mortgage production post

By Geert De Lombaerde NashvillePost.com Regional lender Renasant Bank has lured a longtime Franklin Synergy Bank executive to be its mortgage production manager. Stephen Lewis joins Renasant, which runs six area retail offices and has about 1 percent of the deposit market, with more than 27 years of mortgage experience. He had been at Franklin

By | 2019-05-19T18:12:20+00:00 May 19th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Money, BW-News|Comments Off on Renasant Bank recruits Franklin Synergy exec to mortgage production post

Low unemployment persists for third consecutive month; county numbers due next week

TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT For the third consecutive month, Tennessee’s preliminary statewide unemployment rate for April 2019 remains at the all-time low of 3.2 percent, according to data released today by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD). Tennessee first set its all-time low unemployment rate in February and it

By | 2019-05-17T19:30:01+00:00 May 17th, 2019|Categories: BW-News|Comments Off on Low unemployment persists for third consecutive month; county numbers due next week

Ovation developer still hasn’t paid a multimillion debt to avoid foreclosure ahead of a June deadline

By MATT BLOIS The developer of the Ovation property in Franklin still hasn’t paid a multimillion dollar debt due on June 1. If Georgia based developer Thomas Ovation LLC can’t pay creditors $44 million by June 1, they will be able to foreclose on the property. The company, operated by Stanley Thomas, is developing about

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Clover Health to hire 50 as it sets up shop in Cool Springs

ABOVE: Clover Health will set up in the Cool Springs III building at 725 Cool Springs Blvd., just east of Carothers Parkway. // LoopNet   By GEERT DE LOMBAERDE NashvillePost.com A Medicare Advantage insurance company that leans heavily on data analytics has detailed its hiring plans for a new Cool Springs office. San Francisco-based Clover

By | 2019-05-16T17:42:17+00:00 May 16th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Comments Off on Clover Health to hire 50 as it sets up shop in Cool Springs

Tractor Supply coordinates $970,121 grant program to fund FFA projects

The Brentwood-based Tractor Supply Company and the National FFA Organization continue to partner to support the next generation of agricultural leaders through their Grants for Growing program. Grants for Growing provides funding to FFA chapters across the country for the development or improvement of a proposed agricultural project. This year, Tractor Supply stores nationwide raised

By | 2019-05-16T15:25:21+00:00 May 16th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News|Comments Off on Tractor Supply coordinates $970,121 grant program to fund FFA projects

Local fans are planning a Star Wars convention featuring collectible toys worth more than your car

Participants at the 2018 Imperial Commissary Convention pose at the Ag Expo center in Franklin. // Photo courtesy of Imperial Commissary By MATT BLOIS A group of Star Wars fans, led by Nolensville resident Michael Havens, are planning the second iteration of a convention featuring collectible toys, including some that are worth more than a

By | 2019-05-15T21:22:34+00:00 May 16th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured - BVHP|Tags: , |Comments Off on Local fans are planning a Star Wars convention featuring collectible toys worth more than your car

Private prison operator CoreCivic increases earnings forecast

By MATT BLOIS The private prison operator CoreCivic, which will move its headquarters to Brentwood later this year, reported strong financial results during the first quarter of 2019. Net income was up more than 30% compared to the first quarter of 2018, and the company is increasing its earnings forecast for the year. Later this

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AAC CEO rails against insurers as analysts are focus more on near-term finances

By GEERT  DE LOMBAERDE NashvillePost.com Shares of AAC Holdings fell about 8 percent on Tuesday — pushing the company’s market capitalization below $40 million — in the first trading session of the addiction treatment company’s leaders sketched out a 2030 vision. AAC Chairman and CEO Michael Cartwright and CFO Andrew McWilliams on Monday afternoon hosted

By | 2019-05-14T19:15:44+00:00 May 14th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Comments Off on AAC CEO rails against insurers as analysts are focus more on near-term finances

Loveless Cafe owners buy adjacent gas station property; plans under wraps so far

ABOVE: The Shell gas station is closed, but indications are that the pumps will be reactivated under the new plan. // Photo by VINCE TROIA   By VINCE TROIA The Shell gas station, which included a Bar-B-Cutie take-out restaurant on Highway 100 at McCrory Lane, has closed, but new owners say the business will reopen

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Surgery Partners CEO says company will fare well under most healthcare political outcomes

By MATT BLOIS The Brentwood based company Surgery Partners, which operates a network of surgical facilities, reported its financial results for the first quarter of 2019 last week. During the first quarter of 2019 Surgery Partners reported a net loss of about $29 million, compared to a loss of about $25 million last year. On

By | 2019-05-13T22:51:20+00:00 May 13th, 2019|Categories: Brentwood, Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Comments Off on Surgery Partners CEO says company will fare well under most healthcare political outcomes