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DMC Board Members Hit the Road

Posted on 1/18/2019

The Downtown Memphis Commission hosted a bus tour that spanned years of Downtown development.

“These projects are literally and inexplicably not possible without these board incentives,” said Ethan Knight, vice president of development with Development Services Group, which received a 20-year PILOT and garage funding for its expansive revitalization in the Edge District, including the Wonder Bread factory.  

All in all, Downtown Memphis has $3 billion of development in the pipeline and is preparing for more projects to be announced in 2019.

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Oswalt Selected as Downtown Memphis Commission President

Posted on 11/16/2017

The Downtown Memphis Commission (DMC) board of Directors voted to retain Jennifer Oswalt as the permanent President/CEO of the DMC in a unanimous vote held during their regular board meeting on November 16.

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19-story "startup village" is home to entrepreneurs in Downtown

Posted on 12/22/2016

Over 30 startup founders called the Exchange Building home while growing their companies. Through a partnership with Start Co., founders are able to stay for flexible, short-term leases in fully furnished apartments.

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Service Master To Relocate HQ to Downtown Memphis!

Posted on 6/3/2016

Service Master has announced plans to relocate to Downtown Memphis, bringing 1,200 employees to the former 328,000-sf Peabody Place Mall.

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Creativity Hub Looking to Land in Downtown Core

Posted on 2/26/2016

Creative Works, the popular Downtown conference for artists and designers, is looking to set up shop year-round in the Downtown Core.

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