Nashville leader chosen for having greatest influence on Nashville’s businesses, professionals and economy
Nashville, TN – LBMC, a top 50 firm in the nation and the largest professional services organization in Tennessee, proudly announces that its CEO, Jeff Drummonds, was named to the Nashville Business Journal’s 2019 Power 100: Industry Giants list.
The 2019 Power 100 is NBJ newsroom’s annual list of the most powerful people in Nashville’s business community who are making the most impactful decisions and disrupting the status quo. The Industry Giants subset includes 20 executives selected for leading the most powerful companies in town, the biggest brand names, known for their high-profile reputation or top-of-the-market success. The list focused on who is having the greatest influence on Nashville’s businesses, professionals and economy.
The list highlighted Jeff Drummond’s success since taking over Brentwood-based LBMC in 2015. In the four years since, Drummonds grew LBMC into the area’s largest local accounting firm, moved the company into a $200 million-plus mixed-use development in Brentwood and integrated two of the firm’s local peers to further diversify its business. And he’s not done: LBMC continues to chase opportunities for growth, with Drummonds leading the charge. To be sure, this veteran accountant isn’t just known for his day job. He serves on the board of the United Way of Williamson County and the Nashville Entrepreneur Center. He’s also the former board chair of Williamson Inc., the county’s combined chamber of commerce and economic development department.
“I am honored to receive this award, and I share it with the outstanding LBMC team. We are proud to continually add new services and solutions, like Data Insights, for our clients, while attracting high performing talent that helps us evolve as our clients’ needs change. LBMC is well positioned to take our contributions on business to the next level, and I am excited about the opportunity to continue having a positive impact on not only the Nashville business community, but across the nation,” said Drummonds.
LBMC is a Top 50 firm in the country and the largest professional service solutions provider based in Tennessee, serving approximately 10,000 clients with diverse needs across a spectrum of industries. LBMC and The LBMC Family of Companies has more than 600 employees, with offices in Chattanooga, Nashville (Brentwood), and Knoxville, TN. Founded in 1984 as a traditional accounting firm, LBMC has expanded its focus to become industry leaders in financial, human resources, technology, information security, and wealth advisory services. For more information, visit www.lbmc.com.