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 • Pilot Corporation, headquartered in Knoxville, has donated $97,173 to the United Way of Greater Knoxville as a result of support from community members who purchased gas and other items at Knox County Pilot convenient stores during this year’s Pilot Celebration Pumpers campaign. The 2018 fundraiser tally bested the 2017 record of $94,091.

• Realtors from Weichert, Realtors — Advantage Plus teamed up for this year’s St. Jude Walk/Run to End Childhood Cancer event in Knoxville Sept. 22. This marked the eighth straight year broker/owner Jeff Grebe’s team participated in the event. This year, the team raised $3,115 from the walk/run.

• J. Randolph Reisser, M.D., Knoxville general and vascular surgeon, has joined Premier Surgical Associates and will be serving patients at Turkey Creek Medical Center in Farragut and Premier Surgical offices in Maryville and Knoxville.

• Sherri DeCosta Alley has joined Pinnacle Financial Partners’ trust services group as a senior vice president and trust services advisor. Alley, who brings 15 years of experience to the new position, is based at Pinnacle’s Northshore Drive office.

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