News Archive

News Archive

February 2014 – Business Person of the Year

For his work to promote economic development in Wilson County, Mike Manous was named the 2014 Business Person of the Year by the Lebanon Wilson Chamber of Commerce. The honor recognizes his outstanding work to promote economic development while maintaining the unique history that has created the character of Wilson County.

July 2013 – Wilson County Impact Award

Mike Manous was honored with the 2013 Wilson County Impact Award, presented by the Nashville Business Journal. Mike’s work in both the business and community sectors show a dedication to the people and history of Lebanon and Wilson County. This award recognizes leaders, community supporters, business owners and developers who lead the charge to improve, develop and promote Wilson County.

February 6, 2013 – Input still sought on Square redesign (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
January 26-27, 2013 – County awaits state to OK new Expo Center (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
December 14, 2012 – Custom Packaging announces new offices (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
August 30, 2012 – New Urbanism’ taking shape downtown – Proposed project includes retail, large residential space with terrace and pool (The Dickson Herald) (PDF)
August 7, 2012 – Lebanon square renovations revitalize hopes for downtown (The Tennessean) (PDF)
Summer 2011 – Architecture Leaders Today – Manous Design – Click here to view publication

May 18, 2011 – Permobil’s new facility in Wilson County honored as Industrial Development of the Year by NAIOP (PDF)
January 5, 2011 – Developers aspire to restore Lebanon Arcade to its glory days (The Tennessean) ( Read Full Article ) (PDF)
December 2010 – Visionaries reclaim Lebanon’s century-old Arcade (PDF)
December 2010 – Centurion Stone awards Manous (PDF)
December 8, 2010 – Arcade sells, buyer tell plans (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
October 20, 2009 – New North American Operations Center – International Company Permobil Announces $12 Million Investment in New Facility
September 16, 2009 – Architect Manous Plants His Designs on Lebanon (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
February 27, 2009 – A conversation with Michael Manous – Manous Design (Nashville Business Journal)
October 20, 2008 – $10 M retail expansion cleared for Mt. Juliet (The Tennessean) (PDF)
October 13, 2008 – Shopping center proposed for bustling Mount Juliet corridor (Nashville Business Journal) (PDF)
December 12, 2007 – Aviation school lands here (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
Nov 23, 2007 – Lebanon architectural firm draws big business from an unusual headquarters, the architect’s back yard (Nashville Business Journal)

Michael Manous is proving that a boutique architectural firm off the beaten path can compete – and blossom – alongside larger corporate firms in the big city. With a diverse client list all over the country, Manous has scored a litany of projects worth more than $250 million in construction costs. (Read Full Article) (PDF)

June 22, 2007 – Historic Lebanon takes the ‘initiative’ (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
May 3, 2007 – Plans and Dates Announced for $250 million Cumberland Yacht Harbor (Lebanon Democrat) (PDF)
April 20, 2007 – On mission to save historic Lebanon (The Wilson Post) (PDF)
Spring 2002 – VIEW FROM ABOVE – Hilltop Clubhouse Adds to Beauty of Five Oaks (PDF)