Partnership 2020 Investors
Partnership 2020 is the Nashville region’s public/private economic development initiative responsible for the creation of jobs and capital investments, talent development, and enhanced quality of life. Nearly 250 corporate and community partners share Partnership 2020’s strategic priorities and are crucial to our region’s continued growth and prosperity. We extend our sincere gratitude for their generous financial support.
Platinum Level Investors ($50,000+ annually)
Ascension Saint Thomas
Ascension Saint Thomas is a family of Middle Tennessee hospitals united by a single mission: to provide spiritually- centered, holistic care that sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve.
Community Health Systems
Community Health Systems (CHS) is one of the nation's leading operators of general acute care hospitals. The organization's affiliates own, operate or lease more than 97 affiliated hospitals in 17 states, with an aggregate of approximately 16,000 licensed beds.
First Horizon Bank
First Horizon offers a broad range of financial services to businesses and individuals including financing, insurance, investments, trust, cash management and financial planning.
One of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare services, HCA is made up of locally managed facilities that include more than 250 hospitals and freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom.
Ingram Industries Inc.
Ingram Industries Inc. consists of diversified businesses in marine transportation, aggregate supply, book distribution, print on demand book manufacturing, and digital storage, management and distribution services.
The Lawrence Family owns and operates a 75-year-old farming operation across five states, owns a California HVAC distributorship, Heitz Wine Cellars in Napa Valley, CA, and eight community banks with 42 offices located in northeast Arkansas, southeast Missouri, and Tennessee.
LifePoint Health is a leading healthcare company with more than $6 billion in revenues.
Metropolitan Government of Nashville/Davidson Co.
Nashville's high quality of life, creative culture, low tax rates, and industry leadership in healthcare, technology, education, and music makes it one of the best places to start, grow or relocate a business.
Nashville Electric Service
Nashville Electric Service (NES) is one of the 12 largest public electric utilities in the nation, distributing energy to more than 360,000 customers in Middle Tennessee.
Pinnacle Financial Partners
We are dedicated to providing a different financial services experience through distinctive service and expert advice from seasoned professionals. We offer an extensive variety of banking, brokerage and services.
Regions is one of the nation’s largest full-service providers of consumer and commercial banking, trust, securities brokerage, mortgage and insurance products and services.
Tennessee Valley Authority
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) is a unique federal corporation that is the nation's largest producer of public power, the steward of the Tennessee River System, and a regional economic development agency.
BB&T and SunTrust formed Truist with a shared purpose—to inspire and build better lives and communities. With our combined resources, collective passion, and commitment to innovation, we’re creating a better financial experience to help people and businesses achieve more.
Vanderbilt, an independent, privately supported university, comprises 10 schools and a growing number of interdisciplinary research centers.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is the region’s premier academic medical center and one of the top medical research centers in the country, offering comprehensive, coordinated healthcare to patients and businesses, and access to leading research and cutting-edge clinical trials for all ages.
Gold Level Investors ($25,000+ annually)
AB is a leading investment-management firm with over $500 billion in client assets under management. We provide forward-looking perspective, independent research and investment discipline across all asset classes—leveraging our extensive global footprint—to help keep our clients AHEAD OF TOMORROW®.
While saving users more than $1 billion, Asurion has grown to be the North American leader in enhanced services for the wireless industry.
One of the largest law firms in the country and the only major firm in Nashville with an office in Washington, DC. We have 700 attorneys and public policy advisors in 21 U.S. cities, and a representative office in Beijing.
Bank of America
One of the financial services companies, Bank of America is committed to making banking work for customers and clients like it never has before.
Barge Design Solutions, Inc.
Barge Design Solutions has helped companies, communities, and government entities by providing planning, surveying, engineering, and architecture design solutions.
Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
With more than 280 attorneys representing numerous publicly traded companies and Fortune 500 businesses, Bass, Berry & Sims has been involved in some of the largest and most significant litigation matters, investigations and business transactions in the country.
BKD CPAs & Advisors
BKD, LLP (www.bkd.com) is the CPA and advisory firm of choice for growing companies and high net-worth individuals. BKD’s approximately 2,900 personnel, including approximately 300 partners, are based in 40 offices serving clients in 50 states.
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is a regional law firm with a global perspective. The firm has nearly 500 attorneys serving established regional, national and international companies, emerging businesses, and individuals.
Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Nashville-based Bridgestone Americas Holding, Inc. (BSAH) is a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world's largest tire and rubber company.
Butler | Snow
Butler | Snow is a full-service law firm with nearly 240 attorneys representing local, regional, national and international clients from 13 offices in the South and Northeast.
Headquartered in Nashville, CapStar is a commercial bank that establishes and maintains comprehensive relationships with clients by delivering customized and creative banking solutions and superior client service.
Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation
Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., a Fortune 500 company and the world’s largest manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, natural gas and diesel engines, and industrial gas turbines.
CBRE, a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm.
CoreCivic is the industry leader in providing outsourced corrections management services to federal, state, and local government corrections agencies.
Country Music Association
Established in 1958, the Country Music Association was the first trade organization formed to promote a specific type of music.
Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live.
Delek US Holdings, Inc.
Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy business focused on petroleum refining, the wholesale distribution of refined products and convenience store retailing.
Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, one of the nation's leading professional services firms, provides assurance, tax, consulting and financial advisory services through nearly 30,000 people in more than 100 U.S. cities.
Delta Dental of Tennessee
Delta Dental of Tennessee was formed in 1965 and has grown to be the leading dental benefits provider in Tennessee.
Envision Healthcare works alongside clinicians, payors, hospitals and health systems in the quest to creating healthier communities. Our clinician-led organization is changing the face of healthcare by delivering high-quality care that elevates the patient experience and reduces the overall cost of care.
ESa is a Nashville-based firm that provides innovative design solutions in architecture, interior architecture, master planning and space planning services throughout the United States and abroad.
Ernst & Young is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction, advisory services and strategic growth markets. We aim to have a positive impact on businesses and markets, as well as on society as a whole.
Fifth Third Bank
Fifth Third Bancorp is a diversified financial services company with $101 billion in assets, operating 18 affiliates with 1,173 full-service Banking Centers.
FirstBank offers a hometown approach to providing excellent products and superior personal services to each customer. FirstBank is the third largest Tennessee-headquartered bank with headquarters in Nashville, Tennessee and 73 full service branch locations.
Frost Brown Todd LLC
A full-service law firm with more than 525 attorneys in multiple states, Frost Brown Todd offers that rare blend of local market knowledge and world-class problem solving. Our attorneys work together across disciplines and across the map to support a diverse client base, including some of the world’s best-known companies as well as numerous startups, government entities, and social-sector organizations.
Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
Nashville's premier hotel, the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, offers guests all the excitement and energy of Music City under one spectacular roof.
Genesco Inc., a Nashville-based specialty retailer, sells footwear, headwear, sports apparel and accessories in more than 1,490 retail stores throughout the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
Gresham Smith is an architecture, engineering and design practice that provides creative solutions while genuinely caring for each other, our clients and our communities.
James Stephen Turner Family Foundation
The James Stephen Turner Family Foundation was established by Steve Turner, a member of the founding family of Dollar General, to support local communities and non-profits throughout the Nashville region.
KPMG LLP is an international accounting firm that provides audit, tax compliance, tax consulting and assurance based advisory services.
LBMC & Affiliates
Lattimore, Black, Morgan & Cain, PC is recognized as the largest regional accounting and financial services firm in Tennessee and a leader among financial services providers.
LP Building Solutions is a leading manufacturer of high quality building materials. Builders and homeowners use our products primarily in new construction, repair and remodeling, and manufactured housing.
Mars Petcare US
Mars Petcare US is one of the fastest growing pet food manufacturers in the United States.
Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority
The primary mission of the Authority is the development, financing and operation of the Nashville International Airport and the John C. Tune Airport, a general aviation reliever airport.
Nashville's professional hockey team that plays at the Bridgestone Arena in downtown Nashville.
Office Resources, Inc.
At ORI, we are devoted to helping our customers achieve their business goals, by partnering with them to create high-performing work environments where people love to work. We operate with a simple promise: we are not done until you are completely satisfied.
Philips North America
Philips is a health technology company focused on improving people's health and enabling better outcomes across the health continuum from healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care. The company is a leader in diagnostic imaging, image-guided therapy, patient monitoring and health informatics, as well as in consumer health and home care. Globally headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips has its Global Business Services division located in Nashville.
Piedmont Natural Gas
Piedmont Natural Gas is the trusted natural gas provider for more than 1 million residential and business customers in North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee.
The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. is one of the nation largest diversified financial services organizations providing Tennessee businesses with specialized services for corporations and government entities.
Polsinelli is an Am Law 100 firm with approximately 800 attorneys in 20 offices.
PwC firms provide industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to enhance value for their clients.
Renasant Bank is a full service financial institution with 68 offices throughout Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi. We have 7 locations in the greater Nashville market. As a community bank that values our relationships with employees, clients, and shareholders, we have found our strength in being a company dedicated to solid leadership, innovation, and community partnership.
Ryman Hospitality Properties
Based in Nashville, Tenn., Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE: RHP) is a Real Estate Investment Trust (EIT specializing in group-oriented, destination hotel assets in urban and resort markets.
SpecialtyCare will be the premier provider of outsourced clinical services to hospitals and other healthcare providers by efficiently providing the best service, highest quality,and thoughtful innovation.
Synovus Bank is a full-service financial services company that's proud to meet the banking needs of families, individuals and businesses across the Southeast.
Tennessean | LOCALiQ
Tennessean | LOCALiQ is the state’s largest-reaching, multi-channel digital marketing and news network, serving six primary marketplaces and the state through many print and digital platforms with powerful, deep and relevant local reporting.
Although the Tennessee Titans will commemorate their 20th season in 2018, the franchise was originally established as the Houston Oilers in 1960 by K.S. “Bud” Adams, Jr., one of the founding fathers of the American Football League. The club moved to Tennessee in 1997 and changed its name to the Titans in 1999, the same year its new home, Nissan Stadium, opened in downtown Nashville on the east bank of the Cumberland River.
The Memorial Foundation, Inc.
The Memorial Foundation's mission is to improve the quality of life for people through support to nonprofit organizations.
U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company
U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company is the leading manufacturer and marketer of moist, smokeless tobacco products in the world.
Headquartered in Basel and Zurich, Switzerland, UBS is a leading global financial institution with 60,000 employees in moe than 50 countries. UBS draws on its 150-year heritage to serve private, institutional, corporate and individual clients worldwide.
Waller provides a full range of legal services to companies relocating or expanding in Tennessee.
Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a diversified financial services company with $1.2 trillion in assets and 278,000 team members.