Today’s news that 68 Memphis employees were handed pink slips as a result of the Morgan Keegan/Raymond James merger has pulled at the heartstrings of many, including local restaurants whose clientele is made up of a healthy portion of those who are now jobless.
This afternoon, Bardog is hosting a “Morgan Keegan party” for all those being let go.
And 2 Guys Café, a small eatery located on the second floor of Morgan Keegan Tower, posted earlier on Facebook, “All tough we have only been here for just over a year…. Our focus as been inward, looking to the people of Morgan Tower. We have gotten very close to a bunch of folks and it very sad to see some of you go……
You will be missed, even as God has closed the door on this chapter of your walk through life…… I promise you He is lighting a path for those who seek Him. Thank you all for sharing a part of your life with us…”