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'May the Odds Be Ever in Your Company’s Favor' for Corporate Knowledge Bowl 2014

Deadline to register August 29

By: Diane Jalfon

"May the odds be ever in your company's favor" for Corporate Knowledge Bowl 2014!The 17th annual Corporate Knowledge Bowl – themed Hunger Brains – will be held at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library (3030 Poplar Avenue) from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm during the week of September 15 – 19, 2014. Teams must register by Friday, August 29.

“This is the city’s ultimate trivia contest,” said Diane Jalfon, executive director of the Memphis Library Foundation. “It is known for its challenging questions and professional format. Proceeds from the event help to support the Library’s collections and programs.”

In addition to the premiere title and trophy for “Smartest Company in Memphis,” representatives will compete for “Most Creative Team Name,” “Most Team Spirit,” and “Biggest Fans,” earning them bragging rights for a year.

Last year’s Corporate Knowledge Bowl winner was The Commercial Appeal. Previous winners include Buckeye Technologies, Valero, and Accredo Health, Inc.

Corporate Knowledge Bowl kicks off with a special happy hour for team members on Friday, September 12, 2014. Registered teams members receive complimentary T-shirts, drinks and snacks each day, plus an annual subscription to the Memphis Business Journal.

For more information about how your company can compete in Corporate Knowledge Bowl, call the Memphis Library Foundation at (901) 415-2831.