EO Nashville Members in the News: Alex Tolbert, David Waddell, Tom Turner, Bob Levy, Jerry Bostelman, Phil Breeden, Jennifer Ghanem, Angie Lawless, James Lewis, Trey Myers, Nicholas Ogden

June 23, 2017


The Tennessean ran an article by Alex Tolbert [BerniePortal] about the effects of the American Health Care Act in Tennessee.

Inside Memphis Business featured an article by David Waddell [Waddell and Associates] about the positive impact cities have on the economy.

Awards/Professional Recognition:

The Tennessean announced the winners of its Top Workplaces award for 2017. The following EO Nashville companies were included:

  • DSi [Tom Turner]
  • Paradigm Group [Bob Levy]
  • Vaco [Jerry Bostelman]

The Nashville Post featured EO Nashville for adding 14 new members and retaining its rank as second-largest chapter in the U.S and fourth-largest in the world. The following new members were listed:

  • Phil Breeden [FirstCall Claims]
  • Jennifer Ghanem [Keller, Turner, Ruth, Answers & Ghanem, PLLC]
  • Angie Lawless [Wagon Wheel Title and Escrow, LLC]
  • James Lewis [Community Hospitality LLC]
  • Trey Myers [Turnipblood Entertainment]
  • Nicholas Ogden [Clear Blue Equity]
  • Pamela Peters [DPM of Nashville Inc.]
  • Trent Sullivan [LINES, Inc interiors + architecture]
  • Jon Thompson [Thompson Electric Inc.]
  • Martin Watts [Ozark River Portable Sinks]
  • Casey Riggs [Riggs Davie PLC]
  • Dani Dubetz [Music City Loft]
  • Bryan White [Crosslin Technologies]
  • Sherry Deutschmann [LetterLogic Inc.]

In the News:

Von Elrod’s Beer Garden [Austin Ray] was featured in an article by the Nashville Scene about a food preview event for the restaurant at the Nashville Farmers’ Market.

The Nashville Soccer Club [Chris Redhage] was included in a Tennessean list of things to do this weekend.

The Nashville Business Journal the Nashville Post reported that Core Development [Mark Deutschmann] has purchased a Corsair Distillery [Darek Bell] warehouse located in Wedgewood-Houston. Darek Bell was mentioned in a Nashville Scene article about the recent opening of a new restaurant.

Charles Robert Bone [Bone McAllester Norton] was quoted in articles by the Tennessean and the Nashville Post for serving as finance chairman for Karl Dean’s gubernatorial campaign. Bone was also mentioned in the Tennessean and the Nashville Post for providing legal representation to the developers behind the new Nashville Yards project.

Chefs from Two Ten Jack [Patrick Burke] were mentioned in the Nashville Scene for participating in the upcoming Music City Food + Wine Festival Chef Showcase.

The Nashville Entrepreneur Center [Michael Brody-Waite] was mentioned in a Tennessean article that featured a local entrepreneur’s startup called Please Assist Me.

Tony Darsinos [Greko] was mentioned in the Tennessean and Eater Nashville for his new restaurant opening this weekend.

An employee with Addiction Campuses [Brent Clements] was mentioned in a WPTV story about hospitals pledging to reduce opioid prescriptions.

Chefs from Pinewood Social, Le Sel and Merchants [Ben Goldberg and Max Goldberg] were mentioned in the Nashville Scene for participating in the Music City Food + Wine Chef Showcase. Bastion was mentioned in a Nashville Scene article about recent restaurant additions to the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood.

Bristol Development Group [Ashlyn Hines Meneguzzi] was mentioned in an article by the Richmond Times-Dispatch about a proposed apartment complex in Ginter Park, Virginia.

K. Clay Haynes [Oak Tree Partners] was featured in an article by the Gallatin News about the Umbra Coffee, a coffee house in Gallatin set to open in July.

LBMC Technology Solutions [Jeff McCorpin] was mentioned in a Tennessean article about businesses at Brentwood’s Hill Center.

Bob Murphy [RPM Transportation Consultants] was featured in the Nashville Business Journal’s “The Boss” series. RPM Transportation Consultants was mentioned in the Nashville Post for overseeing traffic work around the new Nashville Yards development.