Company Commentary

Company Commentary

The Paycheck Protection Program was miraculous. Let’s not stop now.


Despite the frustrations with the Paycheck Protection Program, perspective is key. In just two weeks’ time, the federal government conceived of, planned for, approved, implemented and completed a program that distributed $349 billion in emergency funding to small businesses. That’s miraculous. Now it's time to continue funding it.

Pinnacle in Atlanta: Our Bank was Built to Serve Cities Like Ours in Times Like These


I joined Pinnacle at the tail end of 2019 because I saw the incredible opportunity to build a new bank in Atlanta that offers something we’re missing right now. If Pinnacle brought nothing new to the market, I never would have considered it. I made the choice because this is a different kind of bank that offers exactly what our city needs at this moment. This is the pitch they gave me: “Distinctive service and effective advice.”

Pinnacle’s culture is the differentiator. It drives firm-wide wins and builds earnings capacity.


Pinnacle’s signature culture, the driving force of its success since 2000, has taken root in the Carolinas and Virginia. It is the reason why our firm has successfully added the hottest markets in the Southeast to its footprint and grown the earnings capacity of the firm in enormous ways.

Research Shows Our Service is Distinctive, Leads to Client Loyalty and Long-term Shareholder Returns


What makes a bank distinctive? Better yet, what makes a bank distinctive in the eyes of clients? The question sounds subjective and like a great platform for self-promotion. So let’s take an objective view of it by looking at research.

Historic Economic Opportunity in Middle Tennessee


As Middle Tennessee enters into a historic period of economic development, Pinnacle Financial Partners stands at the front lines of the region’s success.