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    Photos from TNCN Knoxville Members-Only Happy Hour

    TN-China Network (TNCN) members participated in a TNCN Members-Only Happy Hour event in downtown Knoxville Tuesday, May 21, 2019, at Clancy’s on Gay Street. Members enjoyed good company and refreshments as they discussed topics ranging from global trade to motorcycles and golf. The group had so much fun that the happy hour led to dinner […]

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    Photos from TNCN Happy Hour with Indigo Trade Solutions

    Nearly 20 people from across the Nashville area and as far as Memphis attended TN-China Network’s happy hour in Nashville Thursday, May 16, 2019, at Smith & Lentz Brewing Company. The attendees heard a special presentation on maximizing profits with foreign trade zones by event sponsor Indigo Trade Solutions. See below to view photos from […]

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    Photos from TNCN Activities in Early May

    On May 4, 2019, TNCN participated in the inaugural Knox Asian Festival 5K/1 Mile Race in Knoxville. And on May 10, TNCN Board Member and Editor-in-Chief of SupChina.com Jeremy Goldkorn spoke to Lipscomb University MBA Global Business students on the US-China trade situation and its impact on Middle TN. See above and below for photos!

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    “Great Networking Opportunity & Informative Discussions” at Inaugural TNCN Annual Meeting

    On March 28, 2019, nearly 80 people joined TN-China Network (TNCN) in Nashville for our inaugural annual meeting Commemorating 40 Years of US-China Relations. The lively and interactive event began with an update from TNCN Executive Director Elizabeth Rowland on the progress TNCN has made since our founding in 2014. In 2018 alone, over 530 […]

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    TNCN Members Discuss China During Members-Only Dinner April 4

      On April 4, 2018, TN-China Network held a members-only dinner at Chinatown Restaurant in Nashville. Thank you to TNCN Board Chair Jeremy Goldkorn for buying us all drinks! Good times!   Photo left to right: Chris Powers of BTC Labs, Jeremy Goldkorn of SupChina.com, Mike Vaughn of Hyalynx, Elizabeth Rowland of TNCN, Tom Clouse […]

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    Monogram Refrigeration Plans to Expand and Create New Jobs in Selmer, TN

      In case you missed it, in August 14, 2017, Monogram Refrigeration, a subsidiary of GE Appliances and a Haier company, announced they plan to expand their manufacturing facility in Selmer, TN. The company plans to invest $9.3 million into the expansion, which will create 210 new jobs. The company will also introduce a new […]

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    Two Knoxville Companies Win Preliminary InnoSTARS Pitch Competition in Atlanta

        On May 16, 2018, DigiTrax Entertainment and EDP Biotech of Knoxville, TN, and Xcellent Life of Lexington, TN, attended the Atlanta Preliminary of the InnoSTARS pitch competition. DigiTrax and EDP Biotech were selected to move on to the next phase of the InnoSTARS competition, which will include a China roadshow with opportunities to […]

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    Thank You to TNCN Volunteers Helping Spread the Word About TNCN!

    Sandy Duan Newton and Dodd Newton tabling for TNCN at the University of Memphis Confucius Institute Spring Festival Celebration Concert February 17, 2018.   Hantao Cui and Chen Xu of University of Tennessee Knoxville tabled for TNCN at the Tennessee Inventors Association Inventors Conference in Maryville March 3. Here Hantao (right) is pictured with Lucy Esch […]

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    TNCN and Lipscomb University Hosted China Business Experts Roundtable April 4

      On April 4, 2018, over 35 business people, academics, and China experts attended the China Business Experts Roundtable in Nashville, hosted by TN-China Network and Lipscomb University College of Business. The panel of below experts traveled from Tennessee, Chicago, Charlotte, and California to answer attendee questions and share their insights: Andy Borchers, Professor of […]

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    Promote Your Company by Having a Booth at Knoxville Asian Festival Aug 26, 2018

      The Fifth Annual Knoxville Asian Festival is now searching for sponsors and business participants to purchase booths and sponsorship packages for the day-long festival. The festival will take place Sunday, August 26, 2018, from 11 am to 6 pm at Market Square in downtown Knoxville. Last year’s festival attracted nearly 30,000 people. In addition […]

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