Saturday, September 21, 2019

Executive Profiles

Keeping the Jamboree strumming along

SMITHVILLE – The music. It’s what Jack Barton – and most, to be sure – love about the Smithville Fiddlers’ Jamboree and Crafts Festival....

‘Boutique’ owner brings style to Jamestown

JAMESTOWN – Allison Barta always had an interest in fashion, clothing and design – but it wasn’t until she moved to Fentress County that...

New director, new Craft Academy aim to expand Craft Center’s reach

SMITHVILLE – Woodworking, glassblowing and pots molded from clay. These are the everyday activities at the Tennessee Tech Appalachian Center for Craft, a Smithville...

Cumberland Vital Care’s Landon Headrick

CROSSVILLE – Landon Headrick was born and raised in Crossville. Now, he’s a local business owner there as well. After working as a clinical...

Elkins grows Elk Mountain Construction from solo start-up to mega UC contractor

COOKEVILLE – It’s often said that many small business success stories share the same underlying theme: rags to riches, a rise through the ranks,...

Exec. Profile: Brandon Farley

COOKEVILLE – Lots of young boys aspire to be professional athletes. They dream of careers in basketball, football or baseball. Cookeville native Brandon Farley...