Our Awards

The culture at First Tennessee fosters an environment of innovation, teamwork, customer advocacy, and a shared vision for how we move forward as a company. It's also the basis for consistent recognition as local, regional, and national media continue to identify us as a leader, not only in our business performance, but as one of the premier places to work in the United States.

Best bank to work for in the country
American Banker, 2013 

Top diversity employer
Professional Women's Multicultural Magazine, 2013

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

Top 50 Companies for Executive Women
National Association for Female Executives in 2009, 2012 and 2013

100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces in America
Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption since 2009

Best Employers for Workers Over 50
AARP, 2003-2012

Best of the Best award for Best Bank
2010, 2013 Chattanooga Times Free Press

Downtown Vision Award
Downtown Memphis Commission, 2013

Institutional Investor magazine, mid-cap category
Best CEO 2010 and 2013
All-American Executive Team 2010
Best CFO 2010
Best Investor Relations Company 2010 
Best IR Professional 2010 

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

2014 Phoenix-Hecht Treasury Management Quality Index
Top grades in the Middle Market Banking segment

2013 Greenwich Excellence Awards
Twelve awards in Middle Market Banking and Small Business Banking

Psychologically Healthy Workplace Award
American Psychological Association, 2011

Best of the Best award for Best Mortgage Lender
2010 Chattanooga Times Free Press

Best of the Best award for Best Customer Service
2010 Chattanooga Times Free Press

Best of the Best award for Best Place to Work
2010 Chattanooga Times Free Press

Financial Services Roundtable
Community Service Leadership Award Recipient, 2010

Best Employers in Tennessee
BusinessTN's annual list for 2010

Best Employers in Middle Tennessee
BusinessTN's annual list for 2010

Grand Prix Award, Best Overall Investor Relations
IR Magazine, 2009

Top Places to Work in PR
PR News, 2009


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