From the desk of Dr. Joann Massey:

As the holiday season approaches and we prepare to bid farewell to 2023, I find myself reflecting on the incredible journey we've undertaken together. The strides we've made, the challenges we've overcome, and the collective passion we've poured into the growth of Memphis and Shelby County make this a year to remember.

From notable projects that will redefine the city skyline to attracting global companies, we've embarked on transformative projects throughout 2023. We are committed to maximizing the impact of ongoing projects and setting the stage for new initiatives that will carry us into a promising 2024. 

Thank you for being an integral part of EDGE's work. Your belief in our mission fuels our determination to continue building a stronger, more vibrant Memphis and Shelby County.

With optimism and gratitude,

Dr. Joann Massey

EDGE Vice President of Operations

News & Updates

December Board Meeting Recap: Sterick Building Redevelopment, Three ICED Loans

The EDGE Board met and approved $4.2 million for the acquisition and refurbishment of the parking garage and service areas located at 22 North B.B. King Boulevard in support of the redevelopment of the Sterick Building – as well as three ICED Loan applications.

See the full announcement.

EDGE in the News: The Daily Memphian

Learn more about the impact of EDGE's purchase of the garage and HVAC unit from the owner of Hotel Indigo. After the refurbishment, EDGE will lease out the garage for five years to Constellation Properties LLC, which bought the building in March and is headed by developer Stuart Harris. Plus, get to know the three restaurants who received forgivable loans.

Sterick’s garage set for face-lift; three restaurants land loans

“The Memphis economy has momentum, and I like the way we are developing our city. As much as possible, we are redeveloping existing buildings and maintaining the character of Memphis. The Sterick Building is another example and an important project for city government and EDGE to support.” – City of Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland

EDGE has been on the move lately! From the groundbreakings at Northside Square and 100 N. Main to an engaging JECDB meeting and the unforgettable Associated Builders and Contractors' Excellence in Construction gala, our commitment to being at the forefront of groundbreaking developments and innovations remains the same. Here's a look at some of the snapshots from each event!

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