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  • Debbie Smith | U.S. Respiratory, LLC

    Debbie Smith | U.S. Respiratory, LLC

    Debbie Smith, owner of U.S. Respiratory, LLC, has been awarded the 2014 Rising Star Award from the Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC), at East Tennessee State University. The Rising Star award is given annually by the TSBDC to the company that best exemplifies not only business success, but an…click to read more
    Kip & Dawn Jenkins | The Party Shop

    Kip & Dawn Jenkins | The Party Shop

    Jamison “Kip” Jenkins and his wife Dawn were transitioning from Military after 15 years of active duty service in the army. Their new mission was to own and operate their own business.

    Mr. Jenkins contacted the Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) via Fort Campbell Army Career and Alumni (ACAP) Program.…click to read more

    Felecia Teddleton | Felecia Bella Boutiques

    Felecia Teddleton | Felecia Bella Boutiques

    Felecia Teddleton, owner of Felecia Bella Boutiques, after two years of being a trunk show/distribution business, purchased a vacant building in downtown Rutherford, Tennessee and embarked on the brick and mortar path to retailing in the boutique industry. Word of the unique shopping experience began to spread quickly to women…click to read more
    John Swindeman | Nanomechanics, Inc

    John Swindeman | Nanomechanics, Inc

    Founded in 2009, Nanomechanics, Inc. is a closely held business, located in Oak Ridge.

    The company manufactures measurement equipment and offers laboratory services to enable its customers to evaluate and understand the mechanical performance of their materials on the micro- and nano-scales.

    The Tennessee Small Business Development Center (TSBDC) at Roan State…click to read more

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