Pinnacle nabs best-place-to-work nod from banking pub

Trade publication American Banker has released its first list of best places to work in the industry. Proudly atop the section for banks with assets of $3 billion to $10 billion is Pinnacle Financial Partners, where Terry Turner says his goals for team chemistry are the same as they were at the company's founding 13 years ago.

Oct 29, 2013 2:04 PM

'Fortune' names Pinnacle one of country's great places to work

The editors of Fortune have compiled their 2013 list of the country's best workplaces, and local bank holding company Pinnacle Financial Partners features proudly on the small and medium-size category ranking. Check out Pinnacle's blurb here and the full list here.

Sep 19, 2013 2:02 PM

Emma among nation's best places to work

Nashville email marketing firm Emma has been named one of the 2011 Top Small Company Workplaces in the country by Inc. magazine and Winning Workplaces. Emma, founded in 2003 and now employing about 100, is one of only 50 companies to make the list and the only one from Tennessee.

May 26, 2011 7:06 AM

Two locals make Modern Healthcare's 'best places to work'

Baptist Hospital and Sarah Cannon Research Institute both are listed on Modern Healthcare magazine's recently-released 'Best Places to Work in Healthcare' list. For now, the 100-company list is arranged alphabetically. The trade publication will reveal a ranked list at an event in October. The selection is based on information collected from the employer employees of health care companies with at least 25 employees in areas including leadership and planning, culture and communications, work environment, training and development, pay and benefits, and more.

Sep 9, 2010 9:51 AM

VU is much better for scientists

The Scientist magazine has released its 2010 ranking of the best places to work for life scientists. Vanderbilt comes in at 12th, up substantially from its 2009 spot. Check the full ranking here.
Jul 1, 2010 9:08 AM

Tennessee's HR utopias

BusinessTN has unveiled its list of the state's top small employers. There are plenty of Nashville-area names on the list of 14, including InfoWorks, Avenue Bank and Education Networks of America. SEE ALSO: The state's best large companies to work for
Apr 27, 2010 12:18 PM

The state's best large companies to work for

Our colleagues at BusinessTN have again teamed up with The Best Companies Group to find the best employers in the Volunteer State. Five of the 11 honorees have large local operations, with Pinnacle Financial Partners and Mars Petcare leading the way.
Apr 20, 2010 10:55 AM

Two Tennessee companies on Best Places to Work list

Law firm Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz and logistics giant FedEx have been named to Fortune's list of the United States' best places to work. Here's the release from Baker Donelson, which runs a large office on Commerce Street downtown. Other companies with a decent Nashville presence that made the list: Deloitte, Publix and Balfour Beatty Construction.
Jan 21, 2010 1:28 PM

Bass Berry is good for women

The downtown firm has again been named one of the best places to work for women.
The winning firms have at least 8 percent lawyers working reduced hours (versus an average 5 percent nationwide) and at least 20 percent women equity partners (versus an average 16 percent nationwide). Bass, Berry & Sims PLC was recognized for a number of ongoing related initiatives, including increased use of flex-time, reduced-hour schedules, and other family-friendly policies.
Aug 11, 2009 1:30 PM

Vandy makes Fortune's best-places-to-work list

Nashville's flagship university becomes the first educational institution ever to make the coveted list. From a Vandy press release:
"Being in the company of some of the nation's greatest businesses is a remarkable achievement. This has long been a goal of ours and reflects the value of the work we do, our commitment to the people we serve but most importantly a commitment to and belief in each other," said Dr. Harry R. Jacobson, vice chancellor for health affairs, "I am honored to work in this great university family and proud to be associated with the 16,000 people who work at the medical center, who come here every day and work wonders."
Jan 22, 2009 1:04 PM