W&T Contracting Corporation Wins $1M Contract with Help from APEX Counselors

  W&T Contracting Corporation is a minority-owned construction firm based out of Memphis, Tennessee. The company was founded in 2000 by Willie Richards. Following his retirement in 2011, his twin sons Wiley and Terrell…

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APEX Support and Training Yields More than $900K in Contracts

A West Tennessee wholesale supply company credits the support of the Tennessee APEX Accelerator, formerly Tennessee PTAC, with helping it win multiple government contracts since 2019 – including one for over $900,000 with the…

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ISO Assistance Supports Continued Improvement

About Headquartered in Ontario, Canada, with six facilities throughout North America, Integrity is a global leader in the tool and mold industry, providing design, build, manufacture and repair and maintenance solutions for…

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UT CIS Seeking Candidates for Economic Development Program Manager

The UT Center for Industrial Services (UT CIS) is excited to begin the search for our next Economic Development Program Manager. The Economic Development Program Manager provides leadership for UT CIS programs that deliver…

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Unity One East, Inc.: APEX Accelerator Provides Guidance in SBA Certification and Mentor-Protégé Agreement to Open Doors

Unity One East, Inc., a security services company located in Chattanooga, TN became an APEX Accelerator client in 2020. CEO Walter Lindsey came to the Tennessee APEX Accelerator (previously Tennessee PTAC) to learn more about how…

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UT CIS Tennessee Manufacturing Extension Partnership (TMEP) Receives $400K in Cooperative Agreement with NIST to Strengthen Supply Chain for Tennessee Manufacturers

Authorized and funded by the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022, The Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), a program of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), has awarded…

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