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Young Bankers Division provides solutions to recruitment, retention

Colin Barrett, President/CEO, Tennessee Bankers Association If you find yourself prone to worrying, these last few years have given you plenty to fret about. From the pandemic to the economy, […]

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TBA Inducts Four Leaders in Banking Excellence into the 2022 Class

Four Tennessee bankers were honored by the TBA at the Leaders in Banking Excellence ceremony on August 8, 2022. Commemorative plaques highlighting the careers of each of the honorees were […]

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Protecting against security breaches

Jon Goodson, Insurance Consultant, Financial PSI, Inc Banks are top targets for security breaches. While the media often reminds us of high- profile network leaks, banks of all sizes are […]

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Q&A with Rep. Patsy Hazlewood

Tennessee House of Representatives Finance Chairman Patsy Hazlewood has served in the House of Representatives representing District 27 since she was first sworn in January 8, 2014. In addition to […]

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Remembering DeVan Ard

DeVan Ard was a banker who knew that people are the most valuable thing in life. A man who dealt with stocks and bonds, but believed the best investment, was […]

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TBA Convention caps successful year, looks to future

Colin Barrett, President/CEO, Tennessee Bankers Association The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs was the perfect backdrop for the 132nd Annual Meeting of the Tennessee Bankers Association. With 640 attendees, this annual […]

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“Right Don’t Wrong Nobody”

Story by Ian Dinkins, McNeely Pigott & Fox Public Relations McCall Wilson had no intention of being a banker. His father worked on the factory floor loading steel into a […]

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H. McCall Wilson, Jr. Elected 2022-2023 TBA Chairman

H. McCall Wilson, Jr., president and CEO of The Bank of Fayette County, Piperton, was installed as chairman of the Tennessee Bankers Association during ceremonies at the closing banquet on […]

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Twenty-six Tennessee Bankers graduate GSB at LSU

On June 3, 2022, 192 bankers, including 26 from Tennessee, received graduation diplomas during the 70th annual two-week session of the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University in […]

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The Politics of Banking

By Colin Barrett, President/CEO, Tennessee Bankers Association Many of our political leaders believe the solution to the world’s problems can be found within the banking industry. And while we have […]

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LIBOR Phaseout, Trust Updates Mark Legislative Wins

By Amy Heaslet, Executive Vice President/General Counsel, Tennessee Bankers Association With the April 28th adjournment of the second session of the 112th General Assembly, TBA concluded another successful year at […]

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A New Frontier

By Ian Dinkins Blockchain and digital assets are revolutionizing the banking industry. And there is no turning back from where we are today. Digital assets are part of the financial […]

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