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.      

SmartBank Welcomes Stephanie Bean, Senior Branch Sales Manager

SBeanJune 16, 2016 – SmartBank, a subsidiary of SmartFinancial, Inc., is pleased to announce the addition of Stephanie Bean, Banking Officer, Senior Branch Sales Manager.

“We are thrilled to welcome Stephanie to the SmartBank team. Her expertise in banking coupled with the relationships she has cultivated during her career will play a vital role in the continued success of SmartBank’s presence in Sevier County,” said President and CEO, Billy Carroll.

Stephanie joins SmartBank with nineteen years of experience in the financial industry as both a branch manager and lender. She is a 2004 graduate of Consumer Lending School and a 2013 graduate of Leadership Tomorrow. Additionally, Stephanie serves on the board of the Great Smoky Mountain Dance Theater and as a member of Pigeon Forge Rotary. She enjoys hiking, traveling and spending time with her daughter. Stephanie is an active member of First Baptist Church Sevierville.