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Axios LLC Builds Platform for More Companies

Bone McAllester Norton client Axios LLC, an 18-month-old start-up led by U.S. military veterans, has reported generating revenue and is now looking to expand its portfolio to include a corporate IT talent-development company. Axios serves as an aggregator for veteran entrepreneurs, helping them transition from military to civilian life. Currently, the company has four businesses under its umbrella, including FarmSpace Systems, RangerUp Logistics, AxiosTEC and Yad Consulting LLC.

Mike Jones, co-founder, majority owner and CEO of Axios, spoke with Venture Nashville Connections. Read the story here.

 

 

Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 39 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 17 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters. Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.

Anne Sumpter Arney Recommends Talking to Five Specific People Before Starting Your Business

Bone McAllester Norton attorney Anne Sumpter Arney talked to Bplans this week, outlining the five people most important for any entrepreneur to talk to before starting a business. She says those people include your spouse, a lawyer, an accountant, a trusted adviser or business coach and a banker. “The smart way to start a business is with as much information as possible. By talking to these five people, you’ll start your business on solid footing,” she said.

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Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 38 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 17 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters. Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.

Join Us for Blow Up! An Entrepreneur-Focused Panel Discussion

Bone McAllester Norton attorney Anne Sumpter Arney will serve as a panelist in the Nashville Business Journal's upcoming Entrepreneur Exchange discussion and speed mentoring, scheduled for Thursday, October 10.


If you are an entrepreneur--or have dreams of being one--we hope you can join us for this event!

Click here to read more.

 

Anne Sumpter Arney will Serve as a Panelist at Entrepreneur Exchange, Sponsored by the Nashville Business Journal

Bone McAllester Norton attorney Anne Sumpter Arney will serve as a panelist at the Nashville Business Journal’s upcoming Entrepreneur Exchange discussion and speed mentoring, scheduled for Thursday, October 10. During “Blow Up! When Is It Time to Expand.  . .or Exit?,” panelists will discuss lessons learned from managing explosive growth; changing the business model to avoid company failure; and deciding when it is time to close. Joining Arney will be Darrell Freeman, founder and CEO of Zycron; Cordia Harrington, CEO, The Bun Company; Nick Holland, founder & CEO of Populr.me; Curt Revelette, CEO & partner of Maristone Living and Jonathan’s Grille; Saurabh Sinha, president and CEO of Emids; and Shannon Terry, CEO of 247 Sports & Rivals.com.

The event takes place from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Bone McAllester Norton is proud to be the presenting sponsor.

Arney has more than 30 years of experience working with many of Nashville’s entrepreneurs on how to start, grow, operate and sell their businesses. She advises her clients, both healthcare-related and non-healthcare-related, on business law and transactional issues, as well as assisting them in navigating ever changing healthcare laws and regulations.

 

 

Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 36 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 17 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters. Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.

Trace Blankenship will Discuss Start-Up Company Legal Issues for the Tennessee Bar Association

Bone McAllester Norton’s Trace Blankenship will lead a webcast for the Tennessee Bar Association, discussing legal issues that every entrepreneur should know. “From the Kitchen Table to the Boardroom—Start-Up Legal Issues” will take place from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 20. Trace will discuss some of the critical issues that face every start-up company and how, with the help of a good attorney, entrepreneurs can turn the next big idea into the next success story.

This webcast will count for one hour of CLE. For more and to register, click here.

 

 

Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 33 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 16 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters. Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.

 

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Chris Raybeck Speaks to the Nashville Business Journal on Managing Growth

Bone McAllester Norton attorney Chris Raybeck was interviewed by the Nashville Business Journal last week on managing growth and was asked when he knows it is time to add staff. “If the value of opportunities that your instinct tells you are missed, or if the cost of unfilled demand is greater than the cost of hiring, it is time to add staff members.”

Chris will serve as a panelist at this Thursday’s Entrepreneur Exchange and will discuss ways to ramp up your business.

Read more from the Nashville Business Journal on adding staff here.

 

Bone McAllester Norton PLLC is a full-service law firm with 33 attorneys and offices in Nashville and Sumner County, Tennessee. Our attorneys focus on 16 distinct practice areas, providing the wide range of legal services ordinarily required by established and growing businesses and entrepreneurs. Among our practices, we represent clients in business and capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, commercial lending and creditors’ rights, commercial real estate and development, governmental regulatory matters, commercial litigation and dispute resolution, intellectual property strategy and enforcement, entertainment and environmental matters.  Our client base reflects the firm’s deep understanding and coverage of today’s leading industry and business segments. For more information, visit www.bonelaw.com.

July 13, 2011 Newsletter Features Recap of Beer and Liquor Legislation

The Bone McAllester Norton Alcoholic Beverage Group has kindly published a legislative recap to help you stay aware of beer and liquor laws.  To read the rest of our newsletter click here.