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Inside the President's Office | Episode 2: Keesa Mitchell

As Vice President of Operations, Keesa wears many hats such as overseeing MMDC’s Finance and Human Resources activities in addition to contributing to our organization’s development efforts. One of her favorite things to share with others about her role is the launch of our new Medical District Partnership Program!

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Sponsor Spotlight: Orion Federal Credit Union

MMDC is grateful for the generosity and support of Fitness Sponsor, Orion Federal Credit Union! Read on to learn more about Orion's ongoing commitment and contributions to the Medical District.

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Memphis Flyer Cover Story: "Edge Energy"

The energy in the Edge District is undeniable! But don't just take it from us, check out the The Memphis Flyer's latest cover story to learn more about the unique mix of new and old businesses, institutions, and leaders that are committed to collaboratively honoring the past while shaping the future of the District, together.

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Memphis Medical District Collaborative kicks off annual Career Launch Academy program in partnership with Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

The Memphis Medical District Collaborative (MMDC) launched its Career Launch Academy program in collaboration with Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare and area schools to jumpstart high school students into healthcare careers.

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MMDC's National Small Business Week Highlights Major Growth in Local Procurement Activity

Wondering what economic development in your community looks like? Here's a recap of our recent National Small Business Week events at Varsity Spirit's HQ!

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Faces of the Medical District: Anne Marie Wyatt, Owner of SANA Yoga

We couldn’t have an equitable, vibrant, and prosperous Medical District without our people – which is why MMDC will be spotlighting a new business owner, creator, or activator within the District every other month. We’re excited to be kicking this series off with an interview from Anne Marie Wyatt, owner of Sana Yoga!

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Next City: "Lessons From a Downtown District That’s Bucking National Trends"

Op-ed: Memphis’s medical district is growing and bringing investment to its residents, thanks to place-based collaborations between local institutions.

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Inside the President's Office | Episode 1: Rhonda Brown

Our new video series, Inside the President's Office, kicks off with MMDC president Rory Thomas in conversation with Economic Development Director, Rhonda Brown.

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Memphis Medical District Collaborative Celebrates National Small Business Week

Memphis’ Medical District is open for business… small business that is! There’s a lot momentum in the District, which is why Memphis Medical District Collaborative (MMDC) is celebrating the SBA’s National Small Business Week.

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Career Launch Academy: T-Shirt Design Contest

March is Youth Art Month! To celebrate youth artists, The Memphis Medical District Collaborative is hosting a t-shirt design contest where young people can submit designs that could be used during our summer Career Academy for youth. 

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Truist Foundation Announces Grant to support MMDC's Hire Local Career Training Program

$75,000 grant will support training program for living-wage careers in Memphis 

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MMDC Welcomes 11 New Businesses to Medical District

2023 was a banner year for new businesses in the Medical District, learn more about each business below.

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