Memphis Blue Carpet Tour
March 20-22, 2019 | Memphis

TEP will be supporting the upcoming Memphis Blue Carpet Tour hosted by the Greater Memphis Chamber. The event will include a Welcome Reception and the FedEx hub tour on the first evening. On Thursday, the group will tour St. Jude, then head to Crosstown in the afternoon for lunch and presentations by EpiCenter, Memphis/Shelby County Airport Authority, Downtown Memphis Commission, Existing Business, Workforce and Greater Memphis Medical Device Council. There will be a dinner that night followed by time on Beale Street. The event will end on Friday beginning with breakfast at The Peabody’s Capriccio Grill with members of the Memphis/Shelby County Economic Development Team, followed by optional tours of Graceland, Stax or National Civil Rights Museum.

Tennessee Reception at MRO Americas
April 9, 2019 | Atlanta
MRO Americas is the premier event for the commercial air transport maintenance, repair and overhaul industry, and TEP will be hosting a reception in conjunction with this year’s event planned for April 9-11 in Atlanta. The Tennessee reception will take place at Terminus 330 on Tuesday, April 9 for select MRO attendees. For more information or to sign-up to attend the event, contact Jena@tennep.com.

Tennessee Reception at Coverings
April 10, 2019 | Orlando
The tile and ceramic industry is continuing to grow throughout Tennessee, and TEP once again capitalized on this industry by planning an event around the Coverings Conference. This year’s Coverings Conference will take place April 9-12 in Orlando, and the Tennessee Economic Partnership is working closely with the State of Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development and Tennessee Valley Authority to host a reception at B.B. King’s on Wednesday, April 10 for select Coverings attendees. For more information or to sign-up to attend the event, contact Jena@tennep.com.

Additional targeted events for 2019 include:
May 20-23:    Tennessee Reception in conjunction with SAMPE (Charlotte) 
June 3-6:        Tennessee Reception in conjunction with BIO (Philadelphia)
June:               Key Market Visit/Potential Conversation with the Governor Event (Chicago)
July:                Key Market Visit/Potential Conversation with the Governor Events (Atlanta/Greenville)
August:          Key Market Visit/Potential Conversation with the Governor Event (Dallas)
Sept.:             Key Market Visit/Potential Conversation with the Governor Event (New York) 
Sept. 23-25:   Tennessee Reception in conjunction with PACK EXPO (Vegas) 
Sept. 25-27:   Tennessee Reception in conjunction with Southern Automotive Conference (Nashville)
Sept. 30:        Automotive FAM tour with prospects in Tennessee following SAC
October:        Key Market Visit/Potential Conversation with the Governor Events (West Coast)
For more information or to sign-up to attend an event, contact Jena@tennep.com.

Regional Red Carpet Tours
Applications are now being accepted for 2019 regional Red Carpet Tour grants. Click here to complete an application.