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First Tennessee Bank has moved to its new 6,000 square foot Virginia headquarters at Reynolds Crossing and opened for business on April 27. Located just off West Broad Street in Henrico County, the new building is adjacent to the Westin Hotel. A First Tennessee Bank ATM machine is located on Forest Avenue. The bank has about 170 bank locations in and around Tennessee, and expanded in additional markets, including Richmond seven years ago. The bank offers a full suite of banking services with a focus on wealth management, commercial banking, private banking and commercial real estate. First Tennessee Bank also added a new banker, Lisa Streat, on April 20 as senior vice president of Private Wealth Services. A Virginia banker with more than 20 years of experience, she has served on the board of CultureWorks for almost four years.

Business in brief


The Children’s Museum of Richmond and Commonwealth Parenting announced their merger last month. CMoR changed its mission statement in 2009 to reflect its focus on parent engagement. A partner with CMoR for years, Commonwealth Parenting has been eager to expand its reach. Two members of Commonwealth Parenting's Board of Directors will move to the museum's Board of Trustees. In addition, a task force comprised of Commonwealth Parenting and CMoR volunteers will be formed to advise the merger process during the first year. The Community Foundation provided a $25,000 grant to assist with expenses related to the merger.

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During the month of October, Tuffy and Ms. Tuffy Auto Repair Center, along with over 60 other independent auto repair shops across the U.S., will offer free brakes as part of the “Brakes for Breasts” fundraiser. The brakes come with a lifetime guarantee. The customer pays for labor. Tuffy and Ms. Tuffy will donate a portion of each brake service to the Cleveland Clinic Breast Cancer Vaccine Research Fund. For more information, visit http://www.brakesforbreasts.org

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Free Agents Marketing has expanded its workforce by seven employees, a 15 percent increase in six months. New hires include: Michael Litos, senior strategist, interactive; Jenna Cocchiola, account coordinator, public relations; Cindi Houtz, media director, media; Carol Billingsley, senior account executive, public relations; Greg Mathe, senior account executive, public relations; Donna Wade, media coordinator, media; and Natalie Otsuka, account coordinator. The firm, a full-service marketing and public relations agency, moved its headquarters to Innsbrook in March to a larger office space to accommodate its growth.

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U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2014” guide has ranked University of Richmond No. 25 on its list of Best National Liberal Arts Colleges. Richmond tied with The College of the Holy Cross, Oberlin, Scripps and the Air Force Academy. Within the category, the annual guidebook ranks Richmond tied for No. 2 on its list of “Up and Comers” — schools that recently have made the “most promising and innovative changes in the areas of academics, faculty, student life, campus, or facilities.” Also, Richmond is No.14 among “Great Schools at Great Prices” — those offering the best balance of academic quality and need-based financial aid.

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Beginning October 6, Martin’s Food Markets customers can earn money for their local schools when they grocery shop through Martin’s simple school fundraiser, A+ School Rewards. To participate in the program, customers must sign up each year and designate up to two schools by visiting their local Martin’s or at http://www.martinsfoods.com/aplus A+ S.chool Rewards are accrued with each purchase made using one’s BonusCard beginning October 6 and continuing through March 22, 2014. There is no limit to what schools can do with their A+ School Rewards, including earning cash for school programs, technology, scholarships, field trips, playgrounds, and other educational needs.

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Two additional tenants signed leases in June to occupy a combined 31,000 square feet within Deep Run III, 9954 Mayland Drive in Henrico. This 348,174 square foot class-A, six-story building was previously the headquarters facility for Circuit City. The newest tenants - Acision, LLC (16,472 square feet) and Appendix R Solutions (14,729 square feet) - will both occupy space on the third floor. Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer represented all parties in these two recent transactions. Approximately 206,724 square feet remains available within the building.

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The Rite Aid Foundation has announced a $5,000 grant to the University of Richmond's chapter of Camp Kesem, a national network of college student-run summer camps for children with a parent who has or had cancer. Named after the Hebrew word for "magic," Camp Kesem is designed to give children ages 6-16 a fun and activity filled week with the extra support and attention they need. The Rite Aid Foundation's grant will help fund camper scholarships for children who couldn't otherwise afford to attend. The Rite Aid Foundation previously awarded $5,000 to Camp Kesem in 2012.

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Dr. Barry Wein, most recently of Bon Secours Patterson Avenue Family Practice, will join PartnerMD’s Richmond office in September 2013. An open house will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 14 at 6 p.m. Dr. Wein will be in attendance, as well as several other PartnerMD physicians. The open house will feature interactive, hands-on stations, including: blood pressure checks, dermatological screening, body composition analysis and more. Attendees may tour the office, speak with Dr. Wein and discuss membership options with PartnerMD’s membership team.

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