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.      

Justin Cazana

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Justin Cazana
SIOR, CCIM, Principal & Broker of Avison Young

Justin Cazana is a Principal in the Avison Young Knoxville office, specializing in office and retail transactions. Currently, his portfolio encompasses more than 1.1 million square feet of commercial space. His project highlights include: handling the leasing and marketing of Knoxville landmarks such as Century Park at Pellissippi, The Atrium and Two Centre Square, and the completion of a regional headquarters lease for Great West Casualty Company at Century Park. Additionally, Cazana’s accomplishments include graduating from Auburn University, achieving both his CCIM and SIOR designations and he was selected as the Knoxville Business Journal’s 2013 CCIM Broker of the Year. Actively involved in his community, Cazana serves on the boards of directors for the Knoxville Area Chamber Partnership and the Dogwood Arts Festival, among several others.