EO Nashville Members in the News: Alex Tolbert, Staci Bockman, Tammy Hawes, Tom Turner, Jeff Bradford, Jeff McCorpin, David Reha, Jason Childs, Neil Amrhein, Eddie Stewart, Michael Hodges, Jeff Rice

March 31, 2017


Alex Tolbert [Bernard Health] recently wrote a column for the Tennessean about price blindness in healthcare. He also wrote a column in Employee Benefits News on the topic of online benefits platforms.

Awards/Professional Recognition:

The Nashville Business Journal listed Staci Bockman [312 Pizza] as a nominee for the 2017 Nashville Athena Awards.

Tammy Hawes [Virsys12] was chosen as a mentor for the Nashville Business Journal’s upcoming women’s mentoring event.

In the News:

The Nashville Business Journal featured photos of Tom Turner [DSi], Jeff Bradford [the Bradford Group], Jeff McCorpin [LBMC Technologies], David Reha [Reha Enterprises], Jason Childs [Onora Group], Neil Amrhein [Cimple Solutions] and Eddie Stewart [Stewart Transportation Solutions] from the recent EO Nashville Behind the Scenes event.

Alex Tolbert [Bernard Health] was quoted in PlanSponsor and Plan Adviser about companies encouraging HSA use. Alex was also quoted in the American Genius about the contrast between BerniePortal and Zenefits.

The Daily Herald mentioned Advance Financial [Michael Hodges] in an article about the recent online expansion of its FLEX loan services to the Utah market.

Healthcare Bluebook [Jeff Rice] was mentioned in Alex Tolbert’s Tennessean column about price blindness. The company was also featured iin Becker’s Hospital Review and Becker’s ASC Review for offering its price shopping tool for free in Nashville.

Edley’s Bar-B-Que [Will Newman] was featured in the Chattanooga Times Free Press for opening a new location in North Chattanooga this summer.

The Nashville Business Journal mentioned RPM Transportation Consultants [Bob Murphy] for being hired by Metro to conduct a study about the city’s development boom and possible mass-transit options for downtown.

Michael Burcham [Narus Health] was mentioned in a WPLN article for serving on a panel that will hear public investment proposals from metro departments and partner organizations.

The Nashville Post announced that the Nashville Soccer Club [Chris Redhage] has hired a marketing executive to lead the project of developing a regional fan base.

Chuck Cinelli [Coco’s Italian Market] was quoted in a Tennessean article about The Nations community becoming a symbol of Nashville’s rapid growth.

A strategic partnership manager for Addiction Campuses [Brent Clements] was quoted in a NewsChannel5 story about the rise of opioid-related deaths in suburban areas across the county.

Darek Bell [Corsair Distillery] was quoted in a Tennessean article about recent awards for Middle Tennessee brewers and distillers.

The Advertising Speciality Institute featured Amanda Vaden [Southwestern Consulting] in an article on bridging the gender communication gap.

Eakin Partners [Barry Smith] was featured in the Nashville Post and the Tennessean about the opening of Rush Bowls in The Gulch at 1201 Demonbreun.

Clarksville Now mentioned GoNoodle [John Herbold] in an article about Clarksville being honored by Gov. Bill Haslam as a Healthier Tennessee Community.

Capital Wealth Advisors [Wade McMinn] was mentioned in a Leap Rate article about the launch of a new ETF from Bats and StrongVest Global Advisors.

The Tennessean mentioned Civil Site Design Group [Kevin Gangaware] in an article about the LC SoBro apartment tower.

Paul Jankowski [New Heartland Group] was quoted in Fast Company about marketing agencies exploring smaller American cities as new markets.