Tornadoes ripped through Tennessee overnight, leaving swaths of devastation throughout parts of Nashville and Putnam County, and were responsible for the deaths of 22 people so far.

Distributor Goldner Associates (PPAI 105311, D10) in Nashville reports that all of its employees are accounted for and safe, and that its office does not have any structural damage, but it is currently without power or phone lines. Employees are working from home with access to email and servers. Any industry businesses that are experiencing delays or closures because of the storm can communicate their status by emailing

The Promotional Products Disaster Recovery Foundation (PPDRF) can assist industry professionals adversely affected by the natural disaster. PPDRF can help replace lost equipment and supplies—computers, cell phones, office supplies, promotional products catalogs and samples—provide a work area, or give other assistance as needed to get a business up and running as soon as possible. Get more information here.