‘It’s a Privilege To Be a Professional Writer’

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Like a lot of great writers, The Tennessean’s David Plazas developed a love for writing as a child. “I was a very introverted, shy kid. At the time, writing was an outlet for me, and I loved creative writing.” Still, Plazas – the Opinion and Engagement director for the USA TODAY NETWORK Tennessee and The Tennessean, where he serves as editorial writer, opinion columnist, Op-Ed editor and an editorial board member – never considered journalism for a career when he was younger. The U.S.-born son of Colombian and Cuban immigrants was being guided by his parents to pick one of … Read More

MP&F Makes The Tennessean’s Top Workplace List For Fifth Consecutive Year

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We are honored to announce that we were chosen once again as a Top Workplace of 2017 by The Tennessean. We’re also excited to be one of eight companies to have won this award five years in a row! Check out the full list of Top Workplaces in The Tennessean here. It also includes seven of our clients who earned spots on the prestigious list. The Top Workplaces list is based on the results of employee surveys that measure qualities such as company leadership, communication, career opportunities, working environment, managerial skills, and pay and benefits. If you are interested in working … Read More

MP&F Awarded 2016 Top Workplace by the Tennessean

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I’m very proud to report that, for the fourth consecutive year, MP&F has been named a Top Workplace in Middle Tennessee by The Tennessean. What is especially gratifying is that the Top Workplaces list is based on the results of employee surveys. In speaking about the Top Workplace winners, Doug Claffey, CEO of WorkplaceDynamics, which administers the contest, said, “Time and time again, our research has proven that what’s most important to them [employees] is a strong belief in where the organization is headed, how it’s going to get there, and the feeling that everyone is in it together.” We work as … Read More