EO Nashville Members in the News: Andy Bailey, James Fields, Alex Tolbert, Julie May, Jeff Bradford, Charlie Brock, Arnie Malham, Joe Freedman, Charles May, Brent Clements, Darek Bell, Bob Bernstein..

September 18, 2015


Andy Bailey [Petra] explained why bosses should serve their team members–instead of the other way around–in his latest Tennessean column. 

James Fields [Concept Technology] discussed the challenges presented when employees use personal devices in the workplace and why mobile device management policies are crucial his Tennessean column.

Alex Tolbert [Bernard Health] explained what employers need to know about the new health care “W-2” forms in a guest blog for the Austin Business Journal.

In her Tennessean column, Julie May [bytes of knowledge] wrote about the basic principles of tech security for small businesses.

Jeff Bradford [the Bradford Group] recapped day one of EO’s NERVE conference in a guest blog for the Nashville Business Journal. The post mentioned EO Nashville member Andy Bailey [Petra]. He also shared takeaways from day two in another post for the Nashville Business Journal.  

In his Tennessean column, Charlie Brock [Launch Tennessee] explained how the creation of the Rural Development Task Force will help bridge the tech gap in rural Tennessee communities.

In the News


Southern/alpha published a series of NERVE preview articles, including an interview with Arnie Malham [cj Advertising] about the speaker line-up, a Q&A with EO Nashville president Charles May [bytes of knowledge] and an interview with Joe Freedman [Music City Tents and Events] about the planning process. Southern/alpha also wrote about the “struggle to be legendary,” which is the theme for this year’s NERVE conference. The Nashville Business Journal quoted Arnie Malham in an article about the NERVE speaker roster.

WKRN mentioned Addiction Campuses [Brent Clements] in a story about the rise of heroin overdoses in Tennessee. FOX 13 interviewed Addiction Campuses representative Dr. Katrina Roach about the rise in heroin use in Mississippi. News Channel 3 quoted an Addiction Campuses representative in a story about an investigation into a man who died after taking LSD. News Channel 3 also mentioned Addiction Campuses in a story about a woman accused of DUI with five kids in the car. FOX17covered Addiction Campuses' "5 Cities in 5 Days" tour. The Tennessean mentioned Addiction Campuses in an article about a Williamson County event spotlighting addiction in the community.

Bell & Associates [Darek Bell] was mentioned in a Daily News Journal article about plans for the new Rutherford County Judicial Center. The Tennessee Star Journal included Corsair Distillery in an article about fall activities in the area.

The Nashville Scene mentioned Bob Bernstein [Bongo Java] in an article about the changing restaurant scene in Hillsboro Village.

The Tennessean announced Charles Robert Bone [Bone McAllester Norton] has been selected to lead Megan Barry’s mayoral transition team.

The Williamson Source interviewed Cullen Douglass [Douglass Financial Services] about the importance of setting financial goals.

GlobeSt.com highlighted Smith Gee Studio [Robert Gee] in its profile of the Ryman Lofts. Smith Gee Studio was the architect and designer for the project.

The Catbird Seat [Benjamin Goldberg] was mentioned in articles from the New York Times, Nashville Scene, Eater Nashville and the Tennessean announcing chef Trevor Moran’s move to Noma in Copenhagen. The Nashville Business Journal posted a roundup of Nashville restaurants on Southern Living’s list of The South’s Best Restaurants 2015, which included The Catbird Seat.

The Catbird Seat, Pinewood Social [Benjamin Goldberg] and Two Ten Jack [Patrick Burke] were included in Nashville Lifestyles’ April 2015 issue: The Restaurants We Love Right Now. The Tennessean also mentioned the piece.

Edley’s Bar-B-Que [William Newman] and Strategic Hospitality [Benjamin Goldberg] were mentioned in a Clarksville Online article about the Nashville Zoo’s Sunset Safari event.

The Tennessean included John Kepley [teknetex inc] in an article about the Nashville Software School.

Advance Financial [Michael Hodges] was named as one of the top five fastest growing businesses in the greater Chattanooga area, as reported by the Times Free Press.

StyleBlueprint interviewed Sam Sanchez [Sam’s Sports Grill] about what’s next for the restaurant.

myPalmBeachPost announced Fletcher Rowley [John Rowley] has been hired by Priscilla Taylor for her congressional campaign.

Collegiate Sports Data [Joelyn Smithing] was mentioned in a Tennessean article about Hillsboro High School’s mascots, a pair of live burros.

Uncle Classic Barbershop [Amy Tanksley] was mentioned in a Tennessean article about the openings of Revelator Coffee and Arcade in the Hill Center Acklen Building.

Live Design featured DWP Live [Danny Whetstone] in an article about d3 Technologies’ new VFC card.