CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee will mark the move to its new corporate headquarters with a time capsule ceremony on Friday, April 3, at 8:30 a.m.

BlueCross President and CEO Vicky Gregg will be joined by the company’s board of directors, as well as hundreds of employees and special guests.

The capsule, which holds more than 25 interesting mementos from BlueCross’ first 64 years in business, will be raised on the 100th anniversary of the company in 2045.

Who: BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

What: Time Capsule Ceremony

Where: Cameron Hill – Central Plaza

When: Friday, April 3, 2009

Why: To reflect on the history of BlueCross and to look forward to the company’s future on Cameron Hill.

About BlueCross

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee's mission is to provide its customers and communities with peace of mind through affordable solutions for health and healing, life and living. Founded in 1945, the Chattanooga-based company is focused on reinventing the health plan for its 3 million members in Tennessee and across the country. Through its integrated health management approach, BlueCross provides patient-centric products and services that drive health improvement and positively impact health care quality and value. BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Inc. is an independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association. For more information, visit the company's website at www.bcbst.com.