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To appear as Most Admired, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey. The rest are listed as contenders.
Most Admired
Company City Industry rank
Community Health Systems Franklin 5
FedEx Memphis 2
ServiceMaster Memphis 4
International Paper Memphis 2
HCA Nashville 1
Company City Industry rank
LifePoint Hospitals Brentwood 8
Dollar General Goodlettsville 7
Team Health Holdings Knoxville 8
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Lebanon 6
Vanguard Health Systems Nashville 7
From the March 21, 2011 issue
Top 50 Headquarters
Show: Top 50 | All Most Admired: The Americas | Europe | Asia/Australia
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The Most Admired list is the definitive report card on corporate reputations. Our survey partners at Hay Group start with about 1,400 companies... More