First Tennessee Bank expanding in Mid-atlantic Region
Building on its success outside of its home state, First Tennessee Bank will expand its presence and enhance its services in the North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia markets. As a result, First Tennessee, a subsidiary of First Horizon National Corp will move its Raleigh office to a larger and more prominent location.
On an organizational level, the bank recently created the Mid-Atlantic Region to join its existing regions of West, Middle and East Tennessee. John Fox, executive vice president, leads the new region with offices in Winston-Salem, Charlotte, Raleigh and Richmond, VA. "John and his team have done a great job of growing our business and building new relationships in the Mid-Atlantic," said David Popwell, president of banking for First Tennessee, "and this reorganization shows our commitment to the area.