An Award-Winning Bank
Nationally recognized for what we do.

First Tennessee’s business banking services are nationally recognized in a wide variety of categories. What that means for your business is that you can rely on us to consistently deliver superior service and smart, solutions-oriented thinking that offers you an advantage.

Here’s a snapshot of some of our recent recognition:

2017 Greenwich Excellence Awards

Earned 23 awards for outstanding service for Business Banking
Received 11 awards in the Small Business Banking category
Received eight awards in the Middle Market Banking category
Received four regional awards

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Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index

Bloomberg, 2018

Top Workplaces

Commercial Appeal, 2014-2017

Best Workplaces for Parents

Fortune, 2017

Best Bank

Johnson City Press, 2017

Best Workplaces for Diversity

Fortune Magazine, 2017

Profiles in Diversity Journal

International Diversity Innovation Award – Top 10, 2017
International Diversity Innovation Award – Honorary Mention, 2016
Diversity Leader Award – 2017, 2018
International Diversity Innovation Award – Top 10, 2014

Best bank for 17 straight years

Knoxville News Sentinel

Top bank in state

Money, 2017

Best bank for 10 straight years

Chattanooga Times Free Press, 2008-2017

Best financial institution

The Tennessean's Toast of Music City Awards, 2015-17

100 Best Companies for Working Mothers

Working Mother magazine's annual list of the 100 Best Companies since 1995

100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces in America

Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption since 2009

Best Workplaces for Women

Fortune Magazine, 2017

Best bank to work for

American Banker, 2013-2017

Fifth most reputable bank in the U.S.

American Banker, 2017

Best bank

Best in Black Awards, Tri-State Defender, 2017

Financial Services Roundtable

Community Service Leadership Award Recipient, 2010

Best Companies for Multicultural Women

Working Mother magazine, 2017

Top Workplaces

The Tennessean, 2015-2017

Best Places to Work in Financial Services

Fortune Magazine, 2017

Top 50 Companies for Executive Women

National Association for Female Executives in 2009, 2012-2017

CEO Cancer Gold Standard Employer

CEO Roundtable of Cancer, 2011-2017

Best bank in Nashville

Greater Nashville House & Home & Garden, 2017

Phoenix-Hecht Middle Market Quality Index™

A+ grades for customer service and relationship managers in 2016, 2017, and 2018.

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Bryan Jordan CEO of the year

Inside Memphis Business magazine, 2016

Top 10 CEOs Who Had a Good Year

Chairman and CEO Bryan Jordan, American Banker, 2016

2017 People’s Choice award

The Greeneville Sun

Best bank

Memphis Flyer Best of Memphis poll, 2004-2016

Top Financial and Banking Company

Professional Women’s Magazine, Best of the Best, 2016

Favorite bank

Commercial Appeal's Memphis Most readers poll, 2016

Elite 100 List of Top Technology Innovators

InformationWeek 500, 2014, 2016

Institutional Investor magazine, mid-cap category

Best Investor Relations Company, 2010 and 2015
Best IR Professional, 2010 and 2015
Best CEO, 2010 and 2013
All-American Executive Team, 2010
Best CFO, 2010

Best bank

Commercial Appeal's Memphis Most readers poll, 2015

Best bank

Kingsport Times-News readers poll, 2015

2015 Hermes Platinum Award

Community Investment and Social Media Campaigns for First Tennessee Foundation’s 150 Days of Giving

2015 Communitas Awards

Excellence in Community Service for First Tennessee Foundation’s 150 Days of Giving

Institutional Investor magazine

Top investor relations company, 2014

Best bank in Memphis

Yelp, 2014

Best bank in Jefferson County, TN

Standard Banner, 2014

InformationWeek 500

Information Week's Top 500 for our excellent use of technology in support of corporate strategies, 2010-2013

Grand Prix Award

Best Overall Investor Relations IR Magazine, 2009

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