Pinnacle Financial Partners was founded in October of 2000 in Nashville, Tennessee. The firm expanded to Knoxville in 2007, opened an office in Maryville in the fall of 2015, and has offices in Tennessee, North and South Carolina, and Virginia. The firm exists to provide extraordinary products, distinctive service, and effective financial advice, to provide a rewarding and meaningful experience for associates in an exciting and challenging work environment where ideas are shared and valued with emphasis placed on a balance of life, to be a positive and active role model in our communities, and to increase shareholder wealth by consistently outperforming comparable peers.
Pinnacle is a full service bank that provides a full range of financial service products to our clients, including personal and business deposit accounts, personal and business loans, commercial and residential construction loans, home loans, online and mobile banking, credit card and merchant card services, asset management and trust services, insurance, and international services.
The strategy for success at Pinnacle is centered on our associates. Pinnacle has been recognized for the following:
- 3 on FORTUNE’S Best Workplaces in Financial Services
- 22 on FORTUNE’s Best Companies to Work For
- FORTUNE named Pinnacle one of the nation’s “Best Workplaces for Women”
- FORTUNE’s list of “100 Fastest Growing Companies”
- 6 on American Bankers Best Banks to Work For
- 1 on News Sentinel 2018 Top Workplaces for medium size businesses
We hire the best bankers in a community with a focus on hiring associates with 10 years of experience in banking who have a passion and a heart to serve others. Our Maryville team is comprised of fourteen (14) associates who have an average of 26 years in experience in banking. Providing associates with a work culture where they are empowered to make decisions and where fun is not tolerated, it’s required, results in the Greenwich National Excellence Award for Overall Client Satisfaction (7 years), the Greenwich National Brand Award for Ease of Doing Business, Trustworthiness (3 years), and Greenwich survey recognition showing that 96% of our clients say that Pinnacle is recognizably better than competitors. Our Blount County community is benefitted by our associates investing in over 650 hours of community service annually. Finally, our shareholders receive the reward of Pinnacle having the 2nd highest total shareholder return among publicly traded banks since the 4th quarter of 2000.