ProLift expands, serves Knox County

ProLift Garage Doors, 533 Carrington Blvd. in Lenoir City, is expanding its services into Knox County.

“We provide garage door and opener repair, service and sales/new installation for all makes and models,” said Blake Shelton, co-owner. “We offer ProLift 270 and 370 openers that are branded and manufactured by Marantec.

“We sell Amarr brand doors and have a feature on our website that lets you design your door and superimpose it over a picture of your house,” he added.

The company also repairs doors.

“We guarantee our work, and doors and openers come with manufacturer warranties,” Shelton said.

“Our original plan was to purchase the Knoxville territory first then expand out, but it wasn’t available,” he added. “We were excited to find out we could purchase it early last year and began the process to complete the deal.

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Patricia Neal Rehab Hospital now open in West Knox Co.

KNOXVILLE — Covenant Health and Encompass Health recently announced the opening of Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Hospital West, a 51-bed inpatient facility at 101 Fort Sanders West Blvd. near Kingston Pike in West Knoxville.

It serves patients recovering from debilitating illnesses and injuries, including strokes and other neurological disorders, brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, amputations and complex orthopedic conditions, according to a PNRHW press release.

The new hospital features all-private patient rooms, a large therapy gym, an activities of daily living suite, a therapy courtyard, a cafeteria and two dayrooms.

“We are excited to begin serving patients at our new state-of-the-art hospital and renovated location at Fort Sanders, both of which will help patients recover from their injury or illness and find the confidence to move back to a more independent life,” stated Jennifer Steely, CEO of both Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Hospital locations (also downtown Knoxville).

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business briefs

• Former Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III recently joined the Knoxville law firm, Egerton, McAfee, Armistead & Davis, P.C., as principal.

Slatery held the attorney general position from October 2014 through August 2022 on appointment by the Tennessee Supreme Court.

• Diana Chan recently joined Y-12 Federal Credit Union as vice president of risk management. Chan steps into this role with more than 10 years of experience in the financial services industry, including providing in-house legal counsel for a mortgage lending company for the last eight years.

• Weichert, Realtors — Advantage Plus recently was named to the Premier Client Group by Weichert Real Estate Affiliates Inc., earning distinction as one of the top-producing companies in the national franchise system in 2022.

The Weichert affiliate is one of only 31 companies — out of more than 250 from the Weichert national franchise system — named to this elite group of real estate brokerages. PCG members are identified based on outstanding sales performance in 2022.

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