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After sitting vacant for years, offices are going up on an empty lot in Franklin

PHOTO: Two office buildings are going up on a vacant lot in Franklin. / Photo Geert De lombaerde By MATT BLOIS After sitting vacant for years, offices are going up on an empty lot on Royal Oaks Boulevard. Franklin approved plans for the development in September. The building will include about 100,000 square feet of new

By | 2019-02-14T04:05:06+00:00 February 14th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-Real-Estate|Tags: , |Comments Off on After sitting vacant for years, offices are going up on an empty lot in Franklin

Nissan sales fell in the U.S. and globally in 2018, but some models show strong gains

PHOTO: The Nissan Kicks crossover saw its best month of sales in Dec. 2018 since launch at 5,704 units. / Photo courtesy of Nissan North America By MATT BLOIS Sales of Nissan vehicles in the U.S. fell by about 6.6 percent between 2017 and 2018, while global sales of Nissan vehicles fell by about 2.8

By | 2019-02-11T00:24:43+00:00 February 11th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Nissan sales fell in the U.S. and globally in 2018, but some models show strong gains

Williamson County businesses say hiring people with disabilities improves workplace culture, employment rate

PHOTO: Seth Jackson and Maddie Wolfe, who attended Williamson County Schools, work at a Tazikis restaurant in Williamson County in 2017. / WCS InFocus By MATT BLOIS Representatives from several Williamson County companies say that hiring people with disabilities makes the world a better place, but also helps their bottom line. Williamson Inc. hosted an event

By | 2019-01-30T00:48:15+00:00 January 30th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Williamson County businesses say hiring people with disabilities improves workplace culture, employment rate

General Motors CEO announces additional $22 million for Spring Hill plant during Cadillac XT6 reveal

PHOTO: The new Cadillac XT6 being driven up to the stage during its unveiling Thursday in Spring Hill./ / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS General Motors officially unveiled the new Cadillac XT6 Thursday during a reveal celebration at the General Motors plant in Spring Hill, where CEO of the company Mary Barra announced

By | 2019-01-24T23:49:08+00:00 January 25th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, Featured, Featured - SHHP, More News|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on General Motors CEO announces additional $22 million for Spring Hill plant during Cadillac XT6 reveal

Commercial developments that are changing the face of Cool Springs

By MATT BLOIS Franklin developer SouthStar’s plan to build hundreds of homes and thousands of square feet of office space on the Cool Springs Property located at the southwest corner of McEwen Drive and Carothers Parkway is just the latest in a series of large, mixed-use developments in the area. With several developers, changes in

By | 2019-01-18T04:01:44+00:00 January 18th, 2019|Categories: Business, BW-News, BW-Real-Estate|Tags: , |Comments Off on Commercial developments that are changing the face of Cool Springs

LOOK AHEAD 2019: More businesses looking to relocate to Williamson County

Highwoods is developing the Mars Petcare headquarters building, the only vertical construction going on at Ovation. // WILLIAMSON, INC. By MATT BLOIS Courting large businesses and trying convince them to move to Williamson County is an important way that the Williamson County Chamber of commerce tries to bolster the area’s economy. In 2018, Williamson Inc.

By | 2018-12-27T03:58:12+00:00 December 27th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured|Tags: , , |Comments Off on LOOK AHEAD 2019: More businesses looking to relocate to Williamson County

Franklin Synergy Bank opens new Carothers Parkway location Wednesday

Franklin Synergy Bank opened the doors of its newest branch in Franklin, Tennessee on Wednesday, Dec. 26. The newest location is in the Carothers Crossing development at 5040 Carothers Parkway, Suite 109. To celebrate the opening, they are inviting the public to the Grand Opening on Friday, February 8, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30

By | 2018-12-27T04:03:32+00:00 December 27th, 2018|Categories: BW-News, Featured|Tags: , |Comments Off on Franklin Synergy Bank opens new Carothers Parkway location Wednesday

For public companies in Williamson County, federal tax cuts helped

By MATT BLOIS In the third quarter of 2018, some public companies in Williamson County felt a boost from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by Congress last year. That has helped companies, such as Tractor Supply Company and Delek Industries achieve strong financial results so far this year. The Home Page spoke with

By | 2018-11-28T22:08:20+00:00 November 28th, 2018|Categories: BW-News|Tags: |Comments Off on For public companies in Williamson County, federal tax cuts helped

In third quarter local healthcare companies improving, but struggling. LifePoint goes private.

By MATT BLOIS In the third quarter of 2018, several local healthcare companies reported some improvement as they tried to reverse recent financial losses. Several hospital chains are selling off or closing unprofitable locations to slow their losses, but LifePoint Health reported strong financial results during its last quarter as a public company. The senior

By | 2018-11-24T17:31:59+00:00 November 26th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News|Tags: |Comments Off on In third quarter local healthcare companies improving, but struggling. LifePoint goes private.

LifePoint announces leadership team following merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners

By MATT BLOIS LifePoint Health announced the team that will lead the company after it merges with RCCH HealthCare Partners. LifePoint Health announced that it would merge with RCCH in July. An investment management firm called Apollo Global Management owns RCCH, and decided to purchase the company. The new company will be called LifePoint. When

By | 2018-10-24T22:52:17+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Categories: Business, BW-Healthcare, BW-News, More News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on LifePoint announces leadership team following merger with RCCH HealthCare Partners