Douglas Browne and his dog Tango have crossed paths with holy men, royalty, and presidents during their time at the Peabody.
“Study abroad really taught me a sense of purpose and direction that I didn’t have before.” – Brian Booker, One Step Initiative CEO
To get a grasp on the work done by the world’s longest serving Film & Television commissioner, you need only to step into Linn Sitler’s South Main office.
The Memphis Airport modernization plan looks to 2021 for a revamped Concourse B.
At Interactive Solutions, Inc. (ISI), founder and CEO Jay Myers has an open-door policy. Walking through that door could leave a visitor confused — is this the boss’ office or is it part of a New York Yankees exhibit? Decorating the walls, several end tables, and Myers’ main desk is Yankees memorabilia, from light-up models of each iteration of Yankee Stadium to a hanging Derek Jeter jersey and several baseball bats. And so much more.
What makes Varsity Spirit so successful is that it views itself as more than just a company in its field. Rather, as the leading business in the cheer industry, Varsity Spirit takes it upon itself to be an ambassador for the sport and help partner organizations.
When Jack Yates and Chris Lee started their own company, they made an immediate splash by beating out larger, more established firms to land Amazon as one of their first clients.
Power Players in the “Marketing and Public Relations” category
Their efforts drive the inspiration in all of us to make a difference, and thanks to these Public Service Power Players, we have a better Memphis to show for it.
Its own entity within the Fogelman College of Business & Economics, the University of Memphis: MILE (Memphis Institute of Leadership Education) program offers the next level of business leadership education for graduate and undergraduate students at the Fogelman College.