EO Nashville Members in the News: JJ Rosen, Mike Hodges, Alex Tolbert, Bob Bernstein, Bob Murphy, Ben Goldberg, Max Goldberg, Charles Robert Bone, Mark Deutschmann, Allen Baler, Michael Brody-Waite

July 14, 2017


JJ Rosen [Atiba LLC] wrote a column in the Tennessean about the future of cash compared to digital money.

Awards/Professional Recognition:

Advance Financial [Mike Hodges] was featured in the Nashville Post for winning Company of the Year by the American Business Awards, also known as “The Stevie Awards.”

In the News:

Alex Tolbert [BerniePortal] was quoted in a Wealth Management article about consumers turning to financial advisors for advice on rising healthcare costs. A team leader with Bernard Health was quoted in an article by Financial Planning on how financial firms can help their clients navigate soaring healthcare prices.

The Tennessean announced that Advance Financial [Mike Hodges] opened its latest store, in Portland, Tenn.

Bongo Java [Bob Bernstein] was mentioned in a NewsChannel5 story about the creative approach behind Alloy, the 82-unit stackable condo concept near the fairgrounds.

The Tennessean quoted a representative of RPM Transportation Consultants [Bob Murphy] in an article about Williamson County roads in need of repair.

Le Sel [Ben Goldberg and Max Goldberg] was featured in the Nashville Scene for its celebration of Bastille Day. AM Network mentioned Pinewood Social in its guide to a girls’ weekend getaway in Nashville.

Charles Robert Bone [Bone McAllester Norton] was featured in the Nashville Business Journal’s series, “The Boss.”

The Nashville Post and the Tennessean reported that Village Real Estate Services [Mark Deutschmann] has purchased property in The Nations with plans to use it as office space for the real estate agency. Core Development was mentioned in articles by the Nashville Post and NewsChannel5 for its new Alloy on Tech Hill development.

Allen Baler [4Patriots] was quoted in a KTEN story about reducing food waste.

The Nashville Entrepreneur Center [Michael Brody-Waite] was mentioned in a Nashville Post article about the city ranking 25th on Cushman & Wakefield’s inaugural Tech Cities 1.0 report. The Tennessean and All Access Music Group reported that a startup company, which graduated from the EC’s incubator program, “Project Music,” has entered into an agreement with Nielson Music to enhance data tracking in the music industry.

The Times Reporter mentioned Addiction Campuses [Brent Clements] in an article about two women taking the message of addiction awareness on the road.

Corsair Distillery [Darek Bell] was mentioned in an article by the Tennessean about things to do in Nashville during the summer. The Daily News Journal mentioned Bell and Associates Construction in an article about the Bridge over Broad Street construction project.

Micah Lacher [Anchor Investments, LLC] was quoted in an article by the St. Clair Times about three new tenants coming to the Pell City Market Place.

The Nashville Soccer Club [Chris Redhage] was mentioned in an article by NewsChannel5 about the Pedestrian Bridge celebration preceding the English Premier League game. The Nashville Soccer Club was also featured in articles by the Tennessean and Yahoo! Sports about Nashville’s potential MLS expansion. Another Tennessean article discussed the impact on the city’s MLS bid of hosting the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

Austin Ray [A.Ray Hospitality] was featured in an article by the Nashville Business Journal about preparing his first food truck for M.L. Rose Craft Beer & Burgers.