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ACG TN Board of Directors

Mark Puckett, BDO, USA

Past President
Chris Rowe, FourBridges Capital


William (Bill) Fay, ColeTaylor Business Capital
Mark Frost, Frost & Co.
Al Foster, Keltic
Casey Hammontree, Tenth Street Capital
Ryan Thomas, Bass, Berry & Sims
Robert Vance, Forensic Valuation Services

Melody Vollman, Southeastern Commercial Finance, LLC
James McLaren, Adams Reese
Tyson Bickley, Waller, Lansden, Dortch & Davis
Doug Owen, Petra Capital
John Hyland, RR Donnelley
Tate Parker, Coface North America
Andrew Seamons, Pittco Management

Pryor Smartt, Lead Capital Partners
Chris Godwin, GenCap America

Capital Connection 
Patricia King, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Jason Garrett, U.S. Bank Business Credit
Kolin Hollaway, Adams Reese
John Markham, CapStar C&I Banking
Jeff Nahley, Signal Hill

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Mid-South ACG Capital Connection

Louisville, KY

June 11 - 12, 2015

ACG Tennessee Membership

ACG Tennessee is comprised of professionals across Tennessee and the
MidSouth focused on middle-market corporate growth (i.e.: M&A, financing
opportunities, business development, etc.), including a diverse group of
corporate executives, private equity funds, intermediaries, lenders, and
service providers. In addition to our programming events, membership in
ACG Tennessee also offers these benefits:


  • Access to online member directory of more than
    13,000 ACG members
  • Free access to ACG CapitalLinkSMpowered by Pitchbook,
    a database of thousands private equity firms, hedge funds,
    mezzanine investors, small business investment companies,
    valuation firms and M&A advisory firms
  • Subscription to Mergers & Acquisitions, ACG's monthly
    publication with M&A news and insight for the middle market
  • Free access to ACG JobSource, an online (and confidential)
    resume and job posting service for the middle market M&A community
  • Discounted access to thousands of ACG events across the country

Visit this link. Select the Tennessee Chapter and enter your information.
The annual price for membership in ACG Tennessee is $325.

Skyline photo credits (L to R): Isaac Singleton, Nashville Convention & Visitors Bureau, 
Knoxville Tourism & Sports Corporation, and Chattanooga Convention & Visitors Bureau


Refund Policy

For a full refund, cancellations must be received in writing via email seven days before Chapter events.  A processing fee of $10 will be charged for all refunds to monthly meetings.  In lieu of a refund, registrants may transfer their registration at any time to a colleague at the same company without penalty.

2014 Programs
February 18, 2014
Tom Landstreet
Nashville, TN

March 18, 2014
Investing in Asset Intensive
Industries Panel
Memphis, TN

April 10, 2014
Nashville Predators
Phoenix Coyotes

May 20, 2014
Wiseacre Brewery
Memphis, TN

June 19-20, 2014
ACG Capital Connection
Nashville, TN

July 24, 2014
Tennessee Aquarium
Chattanooga, TN

August 26, 2014
Bob Wegbreit
RCA Studio A
Nashville, TN

September 18, 2014
State Senator Mark Norris
Adams & Reese
Memphis, TN

October 21, 2014
Commercial Development Panel
Bass, Berry & Sims
Nashville, TN

November 12, 2014
Networking Event
Crescent Club
Memphis, TN

December 8. 2014
Holiday Party
Mad Platter Restaurant
Nashville, TN

New Members
Welcome to our new members!

Peter Clifford- Fifth Third Bank
Patrick Eakins-TAB Bank
Bob Nieman-First Tennessee Bank
Chris Saponari-Iroquois Capital Group
Trevor Sava-Waller
Dana Silaski-Stephens, Inc.
William Siren-AlixPartners, LLP
Todd Vandawater-Fifth Third Bank

Justin Fontenot-ServisFirst Bank
John Markham-CapStar Bank

Keith Thompson-Waller

Craig Bechtel-BB&T
Craig Gardella-Avenue Bank
Daniel Tobler-JD Factors

Lynn Carson-Suntrust Bank

Don Bradford-EnSafe, Inc.
Patrick Mitchell-Miller & Martin
Lisa Nix-Lattimore Black
Gregory Wilson-Fifth Third Bank
Ray Zilke-Crestmark Bank

Bob Crants-Pharos Capital 
Jeff Nahley-Signal Hill

Nathan Brandon-Buffkin Group
Steve Kenerson-Hylant

Rick Reisner-LFM Capital

Wendy Aahl-JP Morgan Chase
Daniel Casteel-Stanton Chase
Stewart Riggs-Black Lattimore

MIchael Keller-Credit Value Partners
Merrill Nelson-Miller Martin


Douglas Henson-DLH

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