East Memphis

East Memphis is known as the city’s second central business district outside of Downtown. As a commercial district, its powerhouse is the Poplar corridor. Poplar Avenue is a staple of Memphis business and retail with 7.7 million square-feet of premium office space, and retail hubs such as the Oak Court Mall, Laurelwood Shopping Center, Poplar Plaza. East Memphis offers a host of entertainment options, including restaurants, nightlife, and green spaces like the popular Audubon Park and Memphis Botanic Garden.

Development News Kenneth Worles solidified the focus of his business while working in Washington for several years.

Three(i) sets sights on 1st Memphis office by July

Development News Moore Tech training school
Development News Readbox

Memphis Public Libraries use Readbox to build awareness

Development News 7733 Winchester Road

New owners of Nineteenth Century Club plan another sushi restaurant

Development News Maciel's Highland

Maciel’s taco shop opening on Highland Strip

Development News Central BBQ East Memphis

First Central BBQ under new partnership opens this spring

Development News MEMpopS treats

MEMpopS opening Collierville location, expanding mobile presence

Development News MLK Day of Service

City fights blight for MLK Day of Service

Innovation & Job News Coaching for Literacy has provided nearly $100,000 to support the work of the Memphis Teacher Residency and STREETS ministries.

Memphis-based Coaching for Literacy shoots to change the rate of illiteracy

Innovation & Job News Lester Gingold (left) was ITNMemphis’ honorary 5,000th rider.
Development News ZenStudio Fitness

ZenStudio Fitness to open first Memphis location

Feature Story Peet Strydom, general manager of The Hub in East Memphis.
Development News The Grove at White Station

Gill Properties plans new East Memphis mixed-use building

Innovation & Job News The new segment of the Wolf River Greenway has a 1.2-mile paved trail, wide concrete and asphalt paths and a boardwalk.

Opening of Confluence Park marks newest segment of Wolf River Greenway