2017 Upcoming Events
All Tuesday meetings are open to members and their guests ONLY, and are held at 12:00 p.m. at the Patron Club inside the Bridgestone Arena.
July 4 – No meeting
July 11 – Hayne Hamilton, Pannattoni Development
July 18 – (Held for SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE Beth Harwell)
July 25 – (Held for SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE Beth Harwell)
August 1 – Nat Harden, Nashville prEDATORS, vp, ticket sales
August 8 – Ron Samuels – History of THE Nashville prEDATORS
August 15 – Court Jeske, ceo, Nashville Soccer Club
August 25 – Sid Chambless, Nashville Capital Network
August 29 – David Trainer, ceo, nEW cONSTRUCTS
September 5 – No Meeting
September 12 – Jamie Cheek
September 19 – TBA
September 26 – TBA
2017 Past Events
April 4 - Aaron Toran, Director, Nashville Business Incubation Center
April 11 - Congressman Jim Cooper
April 18 - No Meeting (Easter)
April 25 - Matt Wiltshire, Office of Mayor Megan Berry
May 2 - Rayna Stewart, Director of Player Development, Vanderbilt Football
May 9 - Congressman Marsha Blackburn
May 16 - Terry Bebout, VP, Steam Preservation Society "Restoring and Operating Steam Locomotive #576"
May 23 - TBA
June 13 - Kent Oliver, Nashville Public Library
June 20 - Bob Rolfe
June 27 - TBA
2016 PAST Events
January 24 - Butch Sprydon, CEO, Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp.
January 10 - The Family Center Program
December 14 - Past Presidents Luncheon (invitation only)
December 13 - Andree and Alan LeQuire, "The Sculpture and Idea Behind The Fountains of Musica"
December 6 - David Bailey - BITCOIN
November 29 - Rich Maradik, Founder, Nsight for Travel "Hotel Industry Trends"
November 22 - No Meeting
November 15 - Jason Grooms, Assistant Athletic Director, Vanderbilt Football
November 8 - Ed Powell
November 1 - No Meeting
October 25 - Paul Sloan, Cumberland River Compact
August 16 - Paul Keckley, Managing Editor, The Keckley Report
August 23 - Clint Smart "The World of Videography"
August 30 - Charlie Nelson, Nelson's Green Brier Distillery: Makers of Belle Meade Bourbon
September 6 - No Meeting (Labor Day)
May 24 - Mary Ellen Pethel, Ph.D., Author, Belmont Professor
May 10 - Stephanie Silverman, Belcourt Theater
May 3 - Dean Guthrie, VULS
April 19 - Doug Scopel, Nashville Sounds
April 12 - Susan H. Edwards, Ph.D., Frist Center for Visual Arts
April 5 - Andy Martin, "Dollar Logic"
April 26 - Dr. Forrest Harris, American Baptist College
2015 PAST EVENTS
March 15 - Bill Harbison, "Marriage Equality Cases in Tennessee"
March 8 - Andy Van Roon, Claudia Reynolds, Gene Smith "Natchez Trace Documentary"
March 1 - Martha Ivester, Google Fiber
February 23 - Colin Reed, Ryman Hospitality, "Tourism in Tennessee"
February 9 - Antiques & Garden Show (no meeting)
February 2 - Dr. Henry Lovett, "The Nashville African American Community Before the Civil War"
January 26 - John Carter Cash, Cathy Sullivan "Johnny Cash Trust"
January 12 - Sean Henry, President & CEO, Nashville Predators
October 27 - Dr. Ronald Davis, VP for Academic Affairs Nashville State Community College
October 20 - Israel Ortega - 2016 Election
October 13 - Ridley Wills, History of Nashville
October 6 - Doug Ghertner, Change Healthcare
September 29 - Sara Heyburn, Executive Director, TN State Board of Educations
September 22 - Gary Gaston, Nashville Civic Design Center
September 15 - Gerg Sandfort, CEP, Tractor Supply
September 1 - Courtney Ross, CDO, Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce
August 25 - John Dwyer, Executive Director, Jobs for Tennessee Graduates
August 18 - Patrick Larkin, Cheekwood Gardens
August 11 - Randy Boyd, TN Commissioner of Economic Development
August 4 - Lt. General Dennis Cavin, Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation
July 28 - Nashville Mayoral Candidates: Linda Rebrovick and Megan Barry
July 21 - Nashville Mayoral Candidates: Bill Freeman and Jeremy Kane
July 14 - Nashville Mayoral Candidates: Charles Robert Bone and Howard Gentry
April 14 - David Fox, Nashville Mayoral Candidate
March 31 - Former NFL Linebacker Hunter Hillenmeyer, President & Co-Founder, OverDog
March 24 - Pat Shepherd, CEO, Avondale Partners
March 17 - Colonel Fred Prins, Deputy Commanding Officer, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne)
March 3 - Danny Herron, President, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville
February 10 - Laura Hollingsworth, Publisher, The Tennessean
February 24 - Mike Harris, Executive VP & COO, Highwoods Properties
February 3 - No Meeting due to Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville
January 27 - Greg Gonzales, Commissioner, TN Banking Commission
2014 PAST EVENTS
January 7 - Linda Lentz, Liberty Collegiate Academy, "Charter Schools"
January 14 - Rob Gordon, Nashville Public Radio, "State of Journalism"
January 28 - Margie Quinn, TN Bureau of Investigation, "Human Trafficking"
February 7-9 - Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville (Music City Center)
February 11 - AMP Debate
February 25 - David Caldwell, Travecca University
March 4 - Dr. Andrew Gregory, Vanderbilt Sports Medicine, "Concussions"
March 11 - Donald McKenzie - Zimbabwa
March 25 - Dr. Jeff Balser, Vice Chancellor, Medical Affairs Vanderbilt
April 1 - Lee Jones, Federal Reserve
May 6 - Councilwoman Emily Evins - Term Limits
May 13 - Jim Brown, National Federation of Independent Business
May 20 - Dirk Melton, Marketplace Strategies "The Gulch"
June 3 - Karl Dorrell, Offensive Coordinator, Vanderbilt Football
June 17 - Richard Herrington, Franklin Synergy Bank
June 24 - Battle of Franklin Presentation
July 8 - Robert Hartline, CEO, CallProof
July 15 - Robert Sullivan, Satuit Funds
July 22 - Matt Largen, Williamson County Chamber of Commerce
July 29 - Dan Haile, former President, TN Coaches Alliance
August 5 - Michael Burcham, Entrepreneur Center "Jumpstart Foundry Program"
August 12 - Dr. Parker Panovec, Faith Family Medical Clinic
August 19 - Frank Wood, former Heavyweight Boxer
August 26 - Scott Rouse, IdeaBang, LLC
September 9 - Kip Gayden, Judge and Author
September 16 - Justice Frank Drowota & Herbert Slatery, Governor's Legal Counsel
September 23 - David Moore, Compass
September 30- Howie Klausner, Movie Producer/Director
October 7 - Forrest Shoaf - "Vote NO to Amendment 2"
October 14 - Zan Blue and Senator Brian Kelsey - A Debate on Amendment 3
October 21 - Rashed Fakhruddin, Islamic Center of Nashville
October 28 - DeeAnna Smith, CEO, Sarah Cannon Cancer Center
November 4 - Sandy Cochran, CEO, Cracker Barrel
November 18 - Jeff Haynes, Boyle Development - "30 Acre Development - Charlotte Corridor"
December 2 - Exchange Club Family Center - Panel on Child Abuse Prevention
December 9 - Ron Gobbell, Gobbell Hays Partners - "Nashville Sounds New Ballpark"