Franklin Synergy Bank Promotes Two

Franklin, TN - July 12, 2012 - Franklin Synergy Bank has promoted David McDaniel to Chief Retail Officer and Kevin Herrington to Chief Operations Officer. Franklin Synergy Bank President Richard Herrington announced the promotions Thursday.

McDaniel joined Franklin Synergy Bank in April 2011 as Senior Vice President of Franklin Synergy Investment Management. In his new role, McDaniel will manage the bank’s retail lenders as well as investment management.

“David’s leadership will be vital to our bank as we continue to grow and expand,” explained President Herrington. “In a very short time with our organization, David has demonstrated a strong commitment to our culture and our method of promoting bank safety and soundness.”

“Our challenge in retail lending is to continue to identify good loan opportunities, listen to our customers and respond with customized solutions to their growth and expansion plans. In addition, our Franklin Synergy Investment Management division remains committed to assisting individual and business customers with growing and protecting their financial futures”, commented McDaniel.

Kevin Herrington was a founding member of the Franklin Synergy Bank team in 2007. He began as the bank’s Chief Technology Officer and now will oversee the bank’s operating areas, including branches, deposit services, and loan support.

“Kevin has shown an understanding of the relationship between customer service and employee efficiency,” added President Herrington. “His knowledge of the bank’s “back office” is a cornerstone of the bank’s commitment to quality customer service.”

“We have a superb team of banking professionals at Franklin Synergy. I am personally delighted to take on a leadership role with this talented, customer-focused team’” commented Herrington.