October 2007 E-News Bulletin

Franklin Synergy Bank Receives Charter Approval

Since our last update, Franklin Synergy Bank (in organization) received charter approval from the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions to open the bank in Franklin. This milestone represents great news for us and it means that we can begin building Franklin Synergy Bank.

Look for Franklin Synergy to open in November in Aspen Brook Village at the corner of Cool Springs Boulevard and Aspen Grove Drive.

Lisa Musgrove Recognized by Nashville Business Journal

Chief Financial Officer Lisa Musgrove has been recognized by the Nashville Business Journal (NBJ) as a top corporate executive in Williamson County. The NBJ Impact Award is an annual award that recognizes business leaders who have made their mark in Williamson County. This award is well-deserved and we are delighted to celebrate her recognition.

Lisa is a native of Columbia, TN, and a graduate of Miami of Ohio University. She serves on the Board of Directors of TACHA (Tennessee Automated Clearinghouse Association) and the Bancpac National Advisory Board, with Fidelity Information Services Inc., a leading provider of core processing for financial institutions.

Join Franklin Synergy Bank on an Exclusive Tour of Italy

Join Franklin Synergy Bank for a very "exclusive" tour of romantic Italy, customized just for Pineapple Gold Club and Synergy Club members. There are many wonderful inclusions that are not part of most tours, such as a viewing of Leonardo DaVinci's Last Supper in Milan, wine tasting in Tuscany, a two night stay on the idyllic island of Venice and a private gondola ride. You won't want to miss beautiful Assisi, Florence and Rome on this April 29-May 7, 2008 tour.

All Franklin Synergy Bank Club members are eligible for travel planned by Franklin Synergy Bank's travel specialist Sandy Green. Many of you have experienced Sandy's attention to detail on prior trips with her over the last ten years. Fabulous trips with Sandy have included Alaska, the Canadian Rockies, England, Scotland, Germany, Switzerland, France, Austria, Central America, Mexico, South America and Panama Canal cruises.

Contact Sandy Green now for a complete itinerary and to reserve your space for the Franklin Synergy Bank Tour of Italy. You can reach Sandy at sandy.green@franklinsynergy.com or by phone at (615) 236-4614.

Barbara Fleming Joins Franklin Synergy Bank

I am pleased to announce that Franklin banker Barbara Fleming has joined Franklin Synergy Bank as Vice President and Personal Banker.

Barbara is an outstanding banker and we are delighted that she will be bringing her talents to Franklin Synergy Bank. She brings a wealth of customer relationships to Franklin Synergy, developed over many years of providing personalized service.

Barbara was previously with the Franklin Synergy team at both Cumberland Bank and Franklin National Bank. She is a Franklin native, a graduate of Tennessee State University and a graduate of Leadership Franklin. She served on the Board of Directors of O'More College of Design and the Board of Visitors of Battle Ground Academy.

Franklin Synergy Bank Construction Update

A big thank you to Jim Cross, Berkeley Nance and the crew at Century Construction for all their effort building a beautiful new bank for Franklin Synergy. The construction crew, headed by Superintendent Allen Westmoreland, has done an outstanding job.

We are excited to welcome you to Franklin Synergy Bank (in organization). You may reach your new banking partners at 236-BANK (2265). You may also reach any of our bankers by email Each FSB email address follows the same pattern:


We appreciate your continued interest in Franklin Synergy Bank. It's been an exciting journey. We look forward to greeting our friends and family at Franklin's only locally owned and managed bank in the very near future.


Richard Herrington