EO Nashville Members in the News: Michael Hodges, Darek Bell, Jerry Bostelman, Bob Bernstein, Mark Deutschmann, David Box, John Herbold, Brent Clements, Will Newman, Ben Goldberg, Max Goldberg

December 16, 2016

Awards/Professional Recognition:

Advance Financial [Michael Hodges] was mentioned in the Nashville Post for winning the highest award in its industry: The Financial Service Centers of America (FiSCA) William Siegel Financial Service Provider of the Year Award. The Tennessean announced that Advance Financial’s Director of Customer and Employee Engagement was named one of Nashville’s top 30 under 30 by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

In the News:

Darek Bell [Corsair Distillery] was featured in a Dallas News article about Nashville’s booming Marathon Village. The San Francisco Chronicle mentioned Corsair Distillery and its close proximity to the Union Station Hotel.

The Columbia Daily Herald reported that Maury County Public Schools have hired Vaco [Jerry Bostelman] to conduct an analysis of the district’s payroll operations.

Freshly roasted Bongo Java [Bob Bernstein] coffee beans were included in StyleBlueprint’s list of hostess gifts to give this holiday season.

The Nashville Post mentioned Village Real Estate Services [Mark Deutschmann] for its involvement in the new City Lights residential project.

Trinisys [David Box] was featured in a Nashville Business Journal article about the company’s growth.

The Clarksville Leaf-Chronicle featured GoNoodle [John Herbold] in an article about how the program is helping to fight childhood obesity in Tennessee.

Addiction Campuses [Brent Clements] was mentioned in a WATE-6 story about the rise in drug-dependent newborns.

The Tennessean, WBRC and WTVF mentioned Edley’s [Will Newman] in stories about Tennessee Thrives, a group of businesses across Tennessee teaming up to fight anti-LGBT laws.

The Patterson House [Ben Goldberg and Max Goldberg] was mentioned in an LAist article as a sophisticated speakeasy to visit in Nashville.

The Tennessean and the Nashville Business Journal mentioned the Nashville Soccer Club [Chris Redhage] in articles about Major League Soccer’s consideration of bringing an expansion team to Nashville.

Civil Site Design Group [Kevin Gangaware] was mentioned in a Nashville Post article for its involvement in land planning for a new office complex in Franklin.

Arnie Malham [cj Advertising] was featured in Rory Vaden’s [Southwestern Consulting] blog and podcast for creating a workplace culture that rocks.

The Chicago Tribune featured Brilliant Sky Toys and Books [Baxter Lee] for its Visit with Santa event on December 17.