On November 1st, SmartFinancial, Inc., Knoxville, Tennessee (“SmartFinancial”) (Nasdaq: SMBK), parent company of SmartBank, announced the completion of its previously-announced acquisition of Foothills Bancorp, Inc., Maryville, Tennessee (“Foothills Bancorp”), and Foothills Bancorp’s wholly owned bank subsidiary, Foothills Bank & Trust. Effective November 1, 2018, Foothills Bancorp has been merged with and into SmartFinancial, and Foothills Bank & Trust has been merged with and into SmartBank. Based on financial data as of September 30, 2018, the combined company has total consolidated assets of approximately $2.3 billion. This marks SmartFinancial’s third acquisition in the last 12 months. For the full release, click here.      

David Ogle

Posted by | February 1, 2016 | | No Comments

President and Co-founder of Five Oaks Development Group

David Austin Ogle is a real estate developer. He earned his B.B.A. from East Tennessee State University and has his Masters degree in Construction Science and Management from Clemson University. He’s completed additional studies at Cornell University in Hotel Development. He is a partner and co-founder of Five Oaks Development Group, founder and sole stockholder in Five Oaks/Ogle, Inc., co-founder and President of Oaktenn, Inc., and also co-founder and officer in Five Oaks Outlet Centers, Inc. Active in the community, Mr. Ogle is past Chairman of the Tennessee Real Estate Commission and past Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Carson Newman College. In December 2010, the Trustees of Carson Newman College conferred an Honorary Doctorate of Business Administration to Ogle. He was recognized by Business Tennessee magazine as being one of the Top Commercial Real Estate persons in Tennessee. Mr. Ogle serves on the bank’s Executive/Loan and Compensation committees.