MT. PLEASANT, SC, Nov. 6, 2019 – Ross Campbell has joined Pinnacle Financial Partners as commercial real estate market manager, responsible for leading the firm’s commercial real estate efforts in South Carolina. He comes to Pinnacle from Wells Fargo, where he worked for 22 years, most recently as senior vice president and South Carolina manager for real estate banking.
“Ross’ relationship skills and affinity for connecting people make him a valuable addition to our team,” said commercial real estate manager John Cannon. “His analytical and negotiating skills are just as strong, rounding out his approach to this business.”
“We are looking forward to Ross joining our team,” said Mary Garcia, Pinnacle’s regional president for South Carolina coastal market. “He will bring additional depth and expertise to our bench, and I am confident he will help us grow our market share statewide.”
Campbell earned a master’s degree in economics with a concentration in finance from the University of South Carolina and a bachelor’s degree in international business and economics from Lenoir-Rhyne University.
“What drew me to Pinnacle was its culture,” Campbell said. “What I was seeing and hearing about the firm is right in line with my own work ethic, and Pinnacle has a clear focus and commitment to what’s most important in commercial real estate. I’m glad to be a part of expanding and deepening Pinnacle’s presence in South Carolina.”
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. Pinnacle earned a spot on FORTUNE’s 2019 list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For® in the U.S., its third consecutive appearance. American Banker recognized Pinnacle as one of America’s Best Banks to Work For seven years in a row.
Pinnacle entered the South Carolina market in 2017 when it acquired BNC Bancorp. Pinnacle continues BNC’s practice of offering community bank service with the resources and sophistication of a larger firm.
The firm began operations in a single location in downtown Nashville, TN in October 2000 and has since grown to approximately $27.5 billion in assets as of September 30, 2019. As the second-largest bank holding company headquartered in Tennessee, Pinnacle operates in 11 primarily urban markets in Tennessee, the Carolinas and Virginia.
Additional information concerning Pinnacle, which is included in the Nasdaq Financial-100 Index, can be accessed at www.pnfp.com.