Celebrate July 4 in Music City style

Independence Day is the excuse for one of the biggest and best parties in Nashville, and like so many other things in this city, the city’s official festivities are accompanied by a constant stream of live music. Spread across two days and three stages, this year’s performances will include Maddie & Tae, Rayland Baxter, Erin McCarley, Andrew Combs, Ruby Amanfu …

Expand your network at ‘Beers, Bites and Backups’ event

Local tech firm Concept Technology will host their Beers, Bites and Backups networking event and business preparation discussion Thursday, June 23, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. This combines the opportunity to meet top local tech leaders with a presentation and panel about business continuity and disaster management, and includes food, craft beer and wine, and live music. Did you know …

Comcast begins rollout of gigabit Internet service in Nashville

Courtesy of Comcast Following its announcement in February to bring 1 gigabit-per-second Internet speeds to residential and business customers using DOCSIS 3.1 technology, Comcast today announced it is beginning an advanced consumer trial of Gigabit Internet service to Nashville. Nashville becomes the second Comcast market to roll out DOCSIS 3.1, following Atlanta’s launch in March. Initial customers in Nashville will …

So, you want to be a leader?

Guest post by Stephanie Winn, manager of talent attraction & retention, Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce As we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Nashville Emerging Leader Awards (NELAs), I can’t help but feel a little nostalgic. I’ve been flipping through photos of NELAs gone by and thinking about how much our program has changed over the years. As Nashville …