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How Can Our Team Help?

The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services provides consulting solutions to help companies improve and grow. The UT CIS philosophy is to assess the company needs and provide only services that are value added. We utilize the most experienced consultants and most recent technologies. Resources with industry experience and University professors are available through the coordination of CIS Solutions Consultants as needed.

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East TN Employers: Connect With Job Seekers Weekly at Sevier County AJC

The Sevierville American Job Center is offering employers the opportunity to recruit and connect with job seekers! If they have a table available at Open Table Thursday - happening each week - you are welcome to set up for any…

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In order to remain a powerhouse in the automotive space, Tennessee is ready to invest in and leverage our state’s assets in research & development and human capital to position Tennessee as the premier destination for…

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Technology Days Event

Many of you in East Tennessee know that our Tennessee Manufacturing Extension Partnership (TMEP) has partnered with UT Knoxville to create the East Tennessee Initiative for Smart Energy Management (ETISE). Another partner is the…

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Holly Barrow, a partner with Midsouth Forestry Services, found herself wondering how her business could expand into doing business with the government and began doing research. As she searched for information, she discovered that…

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B&B Filters: APEX Accelerator Helps Second-generation Family Business Prepare to Expand into Governmental Marketplace

B&B Filters, a small business with a 31-year history spanning two generations based in Johnson City, TN, provides industrial filtration, indoor air quality equipment, and V-Belts to a variety of industries as well as public…

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APEX Accelerator Conference in Chattanooga Provides Valuable Networking and Connections

Tennessee APEX Accelerator Program Manager Paul Middlebrooks and East Tennessee Counselor Jutta Bangs facilitated a training event and panel discussion in Chattanooga in partnership with Tennessee State Representative Yusuf…

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