About James Dowd
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- Business reporter
11/18/2008 - current
Forbes names Memphis as country's second most affordable city
Published 03/11/2014 at 2:46 p.m.
A new list at Forbes.com ranks Memphis just below Buffalo, N.Y., as the most affordable city in the nation.
Paragon files for charter, forms holding company
Updated 03/11/2014 at 12:33 a.m.
Paragon aims to boost economic development under state charter
Startup Memphis: Launch Tennessee seeking specialists
Published 03/10/2014 at 12:16 a.m.
Calling all creatives: Tennessee Wants You.
Victory University to close due to financial difficulties
Updated 03/06/2014 at 5:25 p.m.
A California entrepreneur's experiment to turn Victory University into a money maker has fallen short.
AutoZone posts Q2 increase in sales, earnings
Updated 03/05/2014 at 12:30 a.m.
Brutal winter weather proved an earnings blessing for Memphis-based AutoZone Inc., which on Tuesday announced second-quarter net sales of $2 billion, up 7.3 percent from the same period a year ago.
Mobile startup village full of ‘Buspreneurs’ rolls through Memphis
Updated 03/04/2014 at 12:16 a.m.
The mobile entrepreneurial village, StartupBus, which began its journey in Nashville, traveled to Memphis to spend time at Start Co. on Monday.
First Horizon reaches deal with Freddie Mac on mortgage loans
Updated 02/27/2014 at 5:21 p.m.
A lingering dispute with a mortgage agency over home loans packaged in the 2000s reached an end Thursday for First Horizon National Corp.
WREG-TV Channel 3 tops market ratings in February Sweeps
Updated 02/27/2014 at 3:58 p.m.
CBS-affiliate WREG-TV Channel 3 swept the ratings competition for local broadcast news in the Memphis market, winning every time period according to preliminary results from Nielsen Media Research for the period from Jan. 30 to Feb. 26.
ServiceMaster reports quarterly revenue boost, flat fiscal year
Updated 02/28/2014 at 12:02 a.m.
ServiceMaster reports fourth-quarter loss of $23 million.
Law offices merge, expand statewide footprint
Published 02/25/2014 at 7:21 p.m.
The new year brought a new identity for two of the state’s renowned law firms.
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