NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Most Leading Persons In Banking, Legal & Professional Services Recipient 2018 Quincy McKnight

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Persons In Professional Services Quincy McKnight Quincy McKnight is the founder of QPay Inc., a global, online gateway e-commerce and tech firm that helps online retailers and restaurant chains process payments efficiently and effectively. Entrepreneur, visionary, and consultant of many clients and a master of relationship building, explains the character of Quincy McKnight. McKnight created QPAY originally in 2012 to represent an early on market of businesses around the country in need of merchant processing. QPay recently built a portfolio of Small Businesses to large Corporations within the U.S. and is currently processing over $12 million annually. QPay recently became one of the first few online, non-bank [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Most Leading Persons In Banking, Legal & Professional Services 2018 Karin Paparelli

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Persons In Professional Services Karin Paperelli Karin Paparelli is a an attorney licensed in Tennessee and Florida, and the owner/founder of Paparelli Law, PLLC located just west of Nashville in elegant Belle Meade. The firm focuses on international business, finance, emerging technologies, franchise, and entertainment law. Karin also serves an arbitrator for securities dispute resolution with the Financial Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for the greater Nashville area and was recently appointed as a vice-chair to the ABA International Intellectual Property Rights Committee. A published author and speaker, Karin’s latest book, The Trust Tank, is the first release in the Success Strategies Foundation Series. Book number two is already [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Leading Persons In Personal Services, Food & Hospitality Recipient 2018: David R. Blackburn

Southern Rock Restaurants, LLC is located in Franklin, TN just outside Nashville and owns and currently operates 74 McAlister’s Deli Restaurants in six states. The Company has assembled a talented senior management team and advisory Board. More importantly, the SRR management team has a demonstrated, successful track record in the industry, specifically in the operation and growth of multi-unit casual theme restaurants as led by industry veteran David R. Blackburn. Please review the Our Team tab of the SouthernRockRestaurants.com web site for a complete review leadership. Southern Rock Restaurants has partnered since 2011 with Capital Spring as its financial resource for growth and development which has over 4,000 restaurants in its portfolio. David R. Blackburn [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Most Leading Persons In Banking, Legal & Professional Services 2018 Kelly Johnson

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Persons In Professional Services Kelly Johnson Kelly manages the Business Banking Group for the state of Tennessee. He supports a team of relationship managers that are concentrated in the middle and eastern part of the state. His team is responsible for providing high level insight and support to both new and existing small business owners. Most of their clients range from $2MM to $20MM in revenue size and have needs that include various depository services, cash management solutions, and access to credit and capital markets. Kelly has over 16 years of sales, new account development, client relations, and coaching experience. He came to Fifth Third in August [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Most Leading Persons In Banking, Legal & Professional Services 2018 Rob Walker

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NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Most Leading Persons In Banking, Legal & Professional Services 2018 Blain Wease

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Persons In Professional Services Blain Wease Blain Wease is the Founder & President of the Provincial Development Group, Inc., a Nashville-based professional services firm that works with small to mid-sized companies to help drive stronger revenue performance and enhance their leadership effectiveness. Blain has served in a wide variety of professional roles, beginning as an entry-level sales associate, to senior executive and ultimately becoming an entrepreneur. Regardless of the position or title, his contributions have consistently served as a catalyst to growing profitable revenue in a healthy sustainable manner and igniting leaders to maximize their impact. In addition to the client work that Blain delivers, he is [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Most Leading Persons In Banking, Legal & Professional Services 2018 Vic Alexander

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading Persons In Professional Services Vic Alexander In 1993, Vic Alexander became chief manager of KraftCPAs, the firm at which he began his career in 1982. Vic has been extensively involved in litigation support and business valuation. In this capacity he has provided financial analysis and consultation and is regarded as an adroit negotiator and expert witness. Vic also provides many consulting services for the firm’s entrepreneurial clients. He assists in evaluating financing alternatives and proposed purchases or sales of business interests. He has assisted start-up entities in the development of business plans and helped existing entities evaluate the feasibility and ramifications of proposed business transactions. Vic has [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Leading Persons In Personal Services, Food & Hospitality Recipient 2018: Amber Hurdle

Author and brand expert Amber Hurdle understands what it takes to accelerate success. A teen mom-turned-powerhouse business woman, Amber has worked with international celebrities and Fortune 100 companies alike. Her experience planning and executing experiential marketing events for superstars like Alan Jackson, Carrie Underwood and Jessica Simpson—along with her leadership training for brands like FedEx Ground, Marriott Hotels and The University of Georgia—places her confidently ahead of the pack of premium brand thought leaders. Her most recent book, THE BOMBSHELL BUSINESS WOMAN: How to Become a Bold, Brave, Female Entrepreneur, was well-received on her national media tour and is the perfect compliment to her weekly internet radio show, The Bombshell Business Podcast. Recognized as a [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net: 100 Most Leading Persons In Banking, Legal & Professional Services 2018 Richard E. Herrington

Click Here To Nashville Business 100 Leading Persons In Professional Services Richard E Herrington Richard E. Herrington is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Franklin Financial Network and Franklin Synergy Bank, (NYSE: FSB) headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee. Founded in November 2007, Franklin Synergy Bank is a community bank offering innovative, technologically-advanced banking services tailored to consumers, businesses, local government and non-profit organizations in Williamson, Rutherford and Davidson Counties. In addition to founding Franklin Synergy Bank, Herrington co-founded Franklin National Bank, also in Franklin, Tennessee, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Franklin National’s holding company, Franklin Financial Corporation. He has also served at First American Bank in Nashville, Tennessee and Civitas BankGroup, [...]