Archive for June, 2007

Bio-Logistics or Bio-Logistics

June 22, 2007

We talk a lot in Memphis about the concept of building leadership in bio-logistics. It is something we need to be doing. It is something that builds from our business heritage in Memphis and the mid-south. And yet, I don’t believe we are all talking about the same thing – and the differences in our vision and point of reference will make a very big difference in where we end up.


Biotechnology Moving Ahead with Boost from Memphis Fast Forward Initiative

June 7, 2007

When local and private officials commissioned a study to help drive Memphis’ economic development, the initial news was enlightening. Conducted by Atlanta-based Market Street Services and commissioned by Memphis Tomorrow, Memphis Regional Chamber, Memphis Mayor W.W. Herenton and Shelby County Mayor AC Wharton, the study found that Memphis and Shelby County have the “most under-funded economic development plan in the nation.”