Daniel Weickenand, CEO of Orion Federal Credit Union, announced today Orion is within the procedure of going their business head office towards the previous Wonder Bread bakery building at 400 Monroe Avenue.
Orion’s choice to go towards the Edge District ended up being a deliberate work by the Orion Board of Directors and executive team to handle long-term blight and drive financial development in Memphis. The look for the Orion head office web site ended up being substantial, covering all aspects of the town.
“When considering a location that is new our head office, we saw a chance to gain Memphis while the communities we provide,” said Weickenand. “A strong city core can cause a ripple impact for development and power through the entire area. We’re proud to be always component of the with this particular move.”
Orion FCU’s Chairman for the Board, Andre Fowlkes claimed, “The location into the Edge ended up being selected if the Orion leadership agreed that the business could strategically place their corporate head office to anchor a historic Memphis neighbor hood, end blight, spur commercial and domestic growth, and reinforce a crucial connection involving the healthcare District and Downtown Memphis.”