In our weekly blog, "Beyond the Bio," we ask MBQ Power Players to write a post of their choosing about their industry.
A friend of mine was visiting my office on South Main after a Grizzlies playoff win last season; “Something is happening in this town. Memphis is really changing,” she observed, “Do you think it’s because the Grizzlies are winning so much?”
My friend was noticing the renovations underway at the National Civil Rights Museum. Looking down the street, she could see where a warehouse behind the Arcade will become new live/work studios for artists. Up the street, redevelopment has already begun on the historic Hotel Chisca.
She was partially right – Memphis is...