EO Nashville Member News – Dec. 1

December 1, 2017


In his column for the Tennessean, Alex Tolbert [BerniePortal] discussed the rise in telemedicine. Tolbert also wrote an article for the Nashville Post about HCA versus Vanderbilt. In an article for BenefitsPro, he discussed the top five benefits tech lessons learned in 2017.

A member of Petra Coach [Andy Bailey] wrote an article for the Nashville Business Journal on what your sales process says about your brand.

In the Gallatin News, K. Clay Haynes [Oak Tree Partners] wrote a guest column about why the company is planning to develop the Langley Hall site in Gallatin.

Awards/Professional Recognitions:

Patrick Conroy, CFO of Advance Financial [Mike Hodges], was named bronze winner for the Executive of the Year in the Accounting, Banking, Financial and Insurance categories of the 2017 Golden Bridge Awards.

Vaco [Jerry Bostelman] was mentioned in the Tennessean for being one of the most recent winners of the Tennessean’s Top Workplaces award.

In the News:

Advance Financial [Mike Hodges] was mentioned in the Daily News Journal and the Nashville Pride for its annual food drive.

Trinisys [David Box] was featured in the Nashville Post and the Nashville Business Journal for purchasing a Georgia data management company.

Mark Scrivner [Snapshot Interactive] was quoted in a WKRN story about the importance of preserving historic buildings. The Nashville Business Journal and the Nashville Post also mentioned the company and the videos they are creating to aid in the bid for the Amazon headquarters.

The Nashville Post named Oak Tree Partners [K. Clay Haynes] as one of the companies aiding in the application process for the Amazon headquarters.

A representative of Reed Public Relations [Lauren Reed] discussed marketing and public relations tips with the Lebanon Democrat.

NewsChannel5 featured Music City Tents & Events [Joe Freedman] in a story about local artists painting a mural on the side of the company’s building in the Nations.

A member of Beacon Technologies [Bryan Merville] was mentioned in a Johnson City Press article for speaking to a group about ways the company is connecting high schools to TCAT (Tennessee College of Applied Technology) content via web-based solutions.

The Tennessean mentioned Anchor Investments [Micah Lacher] and its plan to redevelop the retail center at 1508 Gallatin Pike. This was also mentioned in another Tennessean article.

Tammy Hawes [Virsys12] was quoted in a Daily Telescope story about working with 180 Health Partners to improve its technology strategy.

The Nashville Post, the Nashville Business Journal and the Tennessean noted that MLG Properties LLC, led by Arnie Malham [CJ Advertising], is the owner of the land where a proposed 35-story high rise would be located in SoBro.

A real estate agent with Village Real Estate Services [Mark Deutschmann] was quoted in a Tennessean article about the Nashville housing market showing signs of cooling. Core Development was also mentioned in the Nashville Post and the Nashville Business Journal for its role in providing a major facelift to the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood. Both companies were mentioned in a Tennessean article about the rising demand for condos in the region.

Vaco [Jerry Bostelman] was mentioned in the Nashville Ledger for being purchased by Olympus Partners. The company was also mentioned in the Columbia Daily Herald for its work in managing the Maury County School District’s finances.

The Nashville Entrepreneur Center [Michael Brody-Waite] was mentioned in a Nashville Post story about Savor Health.

An article from Scotch Whiskey mentioned Darek Bell’s [Corsair Distillery] unique whiskey recipe book, Alt Whiskey. The Nashville Business Journal, the Tennessean and the Nashville Post also mentioned the distillery and its new location on Martin Street in the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood.

Ben Goldberg and Max Goldberg [Strategic Hospitality] were mentioned in a Crain’s Chicago article about Chicago cooking talent working in Nashville. A former chef of The Catbird Seat and Bastion was featured in the Nashville Scene. Another former chef from the The Catbird Seat was mentioned in Eater San Francisco. Bastion was mentioned in a Vogue article about upgrading your eggnog this holiday season. The Patterson House was mentioned in a StyleBlueprint article for being the first Nashville bar to bring the “cocktail world” to the city.

A representative of Civil Site Design Group [Kevin Gangaware] was quoted in the Tennessean about the project to correct the drainage issues at Kingston Springs Elementary School.

Austin Ray [A.Ray Hospitality] was featured in an article about his recent projects and their successes in the Tennessean. Nashville Guru gave an inside view of Von Elrod’s Beer Garden and Sausage House in its recent article.

The Nashville Soccer Club [Christopher Redhage] was mentioned in articles by the Tennessean, Patch, Dirty South Soccer and the Nashville Business Journal for announcing that it would host an MLS team in February. Major League Soccer also announced that Nashville is among four finalists to land an MLS expansion team, which was covered in articles by the Tennessean, Detroit Free Press, Goal, Nashville Scene, Sports Illustrated and others. The club also revealed its first jersey and one of its biggest sponsors, which was featured in the Nashville Business Journal, WZTV, the Tennessean and the Nashville Post.