Pinnacle Financial Partners is one of the Best Places to Work in Atlanta

Pinnacle Financial Partners is one of the Best Places to Work in Atlanta

September 01, 2023

Pinnacle Financial Partners continues to be one of the Best Places to Work in Atlanta. This week, The Atlanta Business Chronicle announced that the firm is the No. 2 Best Place to Work in Atlanta in the medium business category. This is the third consecutive year the firm has earned a place on the list.

“This honor speaks to our practice of hiring the best,” said Rob Garcia, regional president for Pinnacle. “There’s not a position in Pinnacle that doesn’t understand the importance of what they do and how it fulfills our firm’s mission and vision. We have a strong strategy that positions us as a leader in this market, and we’re still just in the early stages.” 

Pinnacle associates in Atlanta have consistently given their workplace culture high marks. Atlanta associates had this to say in an anonymous survey this year.

“Pinnacle is a great place to work because of its culture and how each one of us who work here are invested in seeing the company grow, be successful and in the process work really hard but also have a lot of fun, too.”

“The Pinnacle culture is unique, and it is refreshing! I have never worked for a bank that is so focused on customer experience. It is so simple but so extraordinary in today's world.”

“I have been in banking for over 40 years and worked for several financial institutions. Pinnacle is the best place to work for, by far! Titles are not important here because everyone's job is important, and everyone works as a team. We win together and lose together. We truly care about each other, and we care about our clients.”

The Best Places to Work program measures a wide range of research-validated workplace factors that impact employee engagement and satisfaction. Companies on the list foster a workplace where employees willingly go above and beyond in their work, advocate for the organization and intend to stay into the future.

Pinnacle Financial Partners provides a full range of banking, investment, trust, mortgage and insurance products and services designed for businesses and their owners and individuals interested in a comprehensive relationship with their financial institution. The firm is the No. 1 bank in the Nashville-Murfreesboro-Franklin MSA, according to 2022 deposit data from the FDIC, is listed by Forbes as No. 27 among America’s Best Banks, higher than any other bank headquartered in Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina or Georgia. Pinnacle also earned a spot on the 2023 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For® in the U.S., its seventh consecutive appearance and was recognized by American Banker as one of America’s Best Banks to Work For 10 years in a row and No. 1 among banks with more than $11 billion in assets in 2022.

Pinnacle expanded to Georgia in 2020 by hiring a team of local financial services professionals to start an office in Atlanta. The firm was named the No. 1 Best Place to Work, medium company category, by the Atlanta Business Chronicle in 2022.

The firm began operations in a single location in downtown Nashville, TN, in October 2000 and has since grown to approximately $46.9 billion in assets as of June 30, 2023. As the second-largest bank holding company headquartered in Tennessee, Pinnacle operates in 17 primarily urban markets across the Southeast.

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