||Welcome to TNVEND.ORG, the official site of Tennessee
Business Enterprises. We are happy that you have chosen to visit our site
and to learn more about TBE and the outstanding services we have to offer.
We are a multi-million dollar food service operation that combines the
benefits and the resources of both the public and private sectors. Whether
you are a prospective customer who may be in need of some type of vending
or other food service, a potential TBE Manager wanting to know how to get
into TBE, one of our current Managers, or someone just interested in
knowing more, we encourage you to explore our site and contact us if we
can be of further assistance.
We are pleased to
announce the promotion of Mr. Gary Weaver to Director of Tennessee Business
Enterprises. Mr. Weaver came to TBE in 2011 as an accomplished retailer and
sales manager. Upon joining TBE he not only increased sales 28% in his
first year as a Consultant with the Blind Vendors within his Region, he also
increased their gross profit with a double digit net profit gain for two
years running. He has been instrumental in developing training and
providing instruction for all vendors. Gary is originally from Johnson City
and is a graduate of ETSU. He also spent four years in the U. S. Air Force
with tours in both Brindisi, Italy and Da Nang, South Viet Nam. His 25
years work in the retail business was associated with World Kitchens,
Orrick, Big Lots, and Pearl Vision Center. We welcome him as the Director
of the Tennessee Business Enterprise program!