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The Band Perry honored in Kingsport

May 14th, 2014 8:36 am by Max Hrenda, NET News Service

The Band Perry honored in Kingsport

Sibling members of The Band Perry, along with their parents, were inducted into Junior Achievement Tri-Cities Tennessee/Virginia's Business Hall of Fame. From left, Dr. Charles Stephen, Neil, Kimberly, Reid, and Marie Perry. (Max Hrenda/Johnson City Press

Although The Band Perry has received several awards for their work as country music performers, they may not be as accustomed to people praising them for their business acumen.

On Tuesday evening, however, Kimberly, Neil and Reid Perry learned there are those who appreciate them for their leadership, planning and management skills as much as for their work on stage.

At the MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center in Kingsport, Junior Achievement of Tri-Cities Tennessee/Virginia inducted the Greeneville-based trio, along with their parents, Dr. Charles Stephen and Marie Perry, into its Business Hall of Fame to celebrate their success in the business world instead of the musical one.

Read more at the Johnson City Press.

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