MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 5, 2015 – Jim Rout, president and CEO of BankTennessee, recently announced that William Norris was promoted to assistant branch manager at the Downtown Memphis office located at 30 North Second.

Will Norris “We value Will’s commitment and expertise. Our customers and staff enjoy working with him, and he provides a high level of personal banking,” said Rout. “This is a well-deserved promotion.”

Norris has about 6 years of banking experience and has worked with us for 2 years as teller supervisor and supporting the customer service area prior to his promotion.

A resident of Downtown Memphis, he is active in the community and was recently elected as treasurer for the Downtown Neighborhood Association. Norris studied broadcast communication at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga. 

About BankTennessee

“BankTennessee had one of its best years in history in 2014 earning $2.3 million on assets of $269,544,000. We attribute our success to our personnel and local communities we support,” said Jim Rout, chief executive officer and president of the bank. “We take banking personally and are committed to providing a personal level of service where our customers matter. It’s a philosophy that has worked for us since our bank was founded in Memphis in 1934, more than 80 years ago.”

Headquartered in Collierville, Tennessee, BankTennessee has 8 retail banking offices located in Collierville, East and Downtown Memphis, Germantown, Ripley, Munford, and Lebanon in Middle Tennessee.

BankTennessee offers a full range of financial products and services including personal and business checking accounts, internet banking with web bill pay, mortgages, home equity lines of credit, custom construction loans, commercial and consumer loans, treasury management, remote capture and merchant card services.