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.      

Meet the SmartBank Marketing Team

Posted by | May 2, 2014 | Meet the Team | No Comments
[L to R: Staci Horner, Amber McDermid, Kelley Fowler and Amber Futrell]

We pride ourselves on many things and our brand is one of them. Our marketing team’s primary goal is cultivating a strong brand that people will recognize and value.  SmartBank’s marketing team consists of four creatives who love making SmartBank stand out through unique advertising, social interaction and design consistency!

Kelley Fowler, Public Relations & Marketing Officer, developed a love for Marketing and has been protecting the SmartBank brand since January 2007! Amber Futrell, Retail Marketing Executive and the newest addition to the marketing team, spends her days creating buzz about SmartBank in Florida. Staci Horner, Marketing Coordinator, juggles all the day to day duties to keep the department running smoothly, along with the Corporate Directory and Community Outreach calendar. Amber McDermid, Marketing Generalist, keeps the bank up-to-date in the social media world. Currently, her top priority is designing our new website and ensuring that we hit our launch date seamlessly. She also keeps Kelley in line.