Ribbon Cuttings/Ground Breakings
Arsenal Strength Training Facility celebrated the Grand Opening of its new facility on Nov. 4 and is offering free trial memberships during the month of November to all Chamber members and associates. The new facility is located at 10710 Lexington Drive, just off Lovell Road at I-40.
Patricia Nash Designs celebrated the grand opening of its new corporate headquarters in a historic industrial building recently renovated by Courtland Group near downtown Knoxville on Oct. 27. Patricia Nash, pictured center, was joined by her husband Jeffrey Nash (right) and daughter Jennifer Evans (left) as well as staff members and Knoxville Chamber Ambassadors. The new corporate headquarters and showroom are located at 1132 N. Sixth Ave.
Trinity Medical Associates celebrated the grand opening of their Direct Primary Care office in Hardin Valley on Friday, Oct 21. The new location is located at 10437 Hardin Valley Road and will specialize in providing personalized primary care to the whole family for a low monthly membership regardless of insurance. Dr. Mark McColl, pictured center, is joined by his family, as well as Courtney Taboada, RN and local dignitaries Comm. Brad Anders, Dr. Anthony Wise, President of Pellissippi State Community College, and Representative Jason Zachary.
Viles Automotive Group celebrated the grand opening of its new Knoxville location on Monday, September 19. The new location is located at 905 Callahan Drive. Gary Viles, President, is pictured center and joined by his wife, Krystal Viles, and children, Ethan Viles, Jacqueline Viles and Kaylie Gidcomb, as well as Ray Viles Junior, fellow staff members, and Chamber Ambassadors.
AccuForce, a regional staffing company that has served the East Tennessee area since 1997, celebrated the grand opening of its new Knoxville location on Friday, September 30. The new office is located at 5816 Kingston Pike, Suite 4. Alex Davenport, Branch Manager, is pictured center and joined by fellow staff and Chamber Ambassadors.
Hoffmann Group USA, located at 202 N. Seven Oaks Drive, celebrated the grand opening of their U.S. headquarters on Thursday, August 11th. Charlie Slagle, President of US Operations and Martin Reichenecker, Chief Sales Officer in Munich, Germany are pictured center and joined by Mayor Burchett and fellow employees from the US and Munich offices.
Tandem Financial Partners of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., located at 1512 Coleman Road, Suite 301, celebrated the grand opening of its new Knoxville location in May. Pictured cutting the ribbon is Greg Ward, CRPC®, Financial Advisor at the Knoxville location. Also pictured are Knoxville office staff Marie Ward, Practice Manager, and Bailey White, Client Service Manager. Members from their Chattanooga office were also present including Bryan Kelly, CFP®, CDFA™, Adam Dutton, CFP®, RICP®, Todd Gaither, Cindy Steele, and Paula Keylon. They are all joined by friends, family, clients, and Chamber Ambassadors.
Quaker Steak & Lube celebrated the grand opening of their newest location, located at 8355 Kingston Pike in Knoxville in May. Owner, Jeff Tickle is pictured center cutting the ribbons and is joined by owners Blair Jones and JJ Gillenwater, as well as Area Director Brad Smith, and General Manager Anthony Armani. They were also joined by a host of Quaker Steak & Lube employees and Chamber Ambassadors.
Unique Most Elegant Banquet Hall celebrated the grand opening of their new location, located at 3434 Martin Luther King Ave. in Knoxville in May. Owner Sharon Glasper is pictured center cutting the ribbon and is joined by a host of her employees and family members, as well as Knoxville Chamber staff member Doug Minter, and Chamber ambassador Laura Caves.