EO Nashville Member News – June 12

June 12, 2020


PPP Loan Forgiveness Update with First Horizon/Frazier & Deeter

June 18, 2020, 9:00am-10:00am
Join two of our amazing Strategic Alliance Partners for the latest updates on the PPP loan forgiveness process.



CARES Act Tax Updates with Frazier & Deeter

June 24, 2020, 9:00am-10:00am
Join Frazier & Deeter for a discussion of tax legislative updates from the CARES Act followed by Q&A.   



Member to Member Series with AJ and Rory Vaden- The Infuential Entrepreneur

June 26, 2020, 9:00am-10:00am
Join EO members AJ and Rory Vaden for this webinar on how to use your personal brand to attract customers, raise your profile and grow profits... even during a pandemic!



Rockefeller House Party- June 16th!

There is one last Happy Hour for Rockefeller on Tuesday, June 16th from 4:30pm-5:30pm!


Bar Bees will kick off the event with a live, hip, how to cocktail you can make at home, followed by fun interactions and a chance to win a pair of AirPods.

Don’t miss seeing all these EO faces! 


EO Nashville All Member Meeting 2020

It was great to see so many of you at the Virtual All Member Meeting on Wednesday. 

If you were not able to attend, check out this video for the highlights!



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Articles & Columns

David Trainer [New Constructs] wrote about Allstate Corp, Bank of America and Teradata, Cummins Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Company in Forbes. He also penned columns for Seeking Alpha.

The Nashville Business Journal published a column by Crosslin [Justin Crosslin] about tax issues for those facing bankruptcy due to COVID-19.

In the News

Bell & Associates [Darek Bell] is listed as the general contractor on a boutique hotel project planned for the Wedgewood-Houston neighborhood, according to the Nashville Post. Corsair Distillery was included on The SoBros Network’s list of their favorite things to do in Nashville. WSMV reported that Corsair Distillery will be housed in a new complex in The Nations. 

Mark Deutschmann [Core Development Services] is overseeing the marketing and sale of a condominium building in Midtown, as reported by the Nashville Post

StyleBlueprint announced that The Blowout Co. [Leslie Embry] has reopened with specific guidelines to ensure staff and customer safety.

Smith Gee Studio [Hunter Gee] was named the architect on a major Germantown mixed-use project including office, residential and retail space and a potential brewery, according to the Nashville Post. The Nashville Post also reported that Smith Gee Studio has been hired for architectural work on a large-scale apartment building in the Marathon Village area. The company is also the architect on a mixed-use tower in Midtown, according to the Nashville Post

The Tennessean and MSN reported that a free online cookbook featuring notable Nashville dishes includes recipes from Pinewood Social and Bastion [Benjamin & Max Goldberg]. Max was mentioned by Nashville Eater for posting on his personal Instagram account a list of Nashville black-owned restaurants to support. Downtown Sporting Club was included on The SoBros Network’s list of their favorite things to do in Nashville. 

StyleBlueprint reported that Nashville Cosmetic Surgery [Don Griffin] is open with safety protocols in place. 

Don Griffin [Nashville Cosmetic Surgery] and a dermatologist at REN Dermatology [Jennifer Lee] were quoted in a StyleBlueprint article about summer skin beauty myths. 

Taste of Country featured an interview with country music artist Chris Janson, whose recent single was inspired by meeting his wife at Melrose Billiard Parlor [Austin Ray]

The Nashville Soccer Club [Christopher Redhage] was mentioned in the news several times this week, including: 



Houston Chronicle: 

LA Times: 


Nashville Business Journal: 

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SB Nation: 

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Pest Control Technology featured All American Pest Control’s [Erin Richardson] 2020 Hometown Hero Awards program, which recently honored a Middle Tennessee nurse and mom. 

The Nashville Business Journal featured a Q&A with Deeannah Seymour [pH-D Feminine Health] as part of its 2020 Women of Influence series. 

David Trainer [New Constructs] was quoted in CNBC, TheStreet and CCN about the recent dip in the market. 

StyleBlueprint featured Waddell & Associates [David Waddell] as a resource for navigating the financial impact of COVID-19. 

Strategic Alliance Partner News

Clarksville Online, Fox 17 This Morning and Nashville Medical News reported that First Horizon Foundation donated $500K to various nonprofit organizations in Middle Tennessee to support COVID-19 emergency relief efforts. Bryan Bolton, senior vice president at First Horizon Bank’s Music Industry Group, was quoted in a Pollstar article about Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans being a lifeline for businesses in the music industry. The iconic guitar scoreboard at First Horizon Park is close to being fixed after suffering minor damage from the March tornado, according to the Nashville Post. A story by the Murfreesboro Post mentioned that First Horizon Bank helped a Rutherford County business secure a PPP loan. Williamson Source announced that First Horizon Bank was named one of the 2020 Best Companies for Multicultural Women by Working Mother magazine.