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The Maynard Group Launches #NashvilleShopsLocal

In January 2018, The Maynard Group will launch a monthly digital marketing campaign with the hashtag #NashvilleShopsLocal. The campaign will circulate the encouraging message about shopping local beyond Small Business Saturday and other holiday shopping days. Local businesses are invited to register their business to be promoted with the social media effort. As a registered business, retailers will be listed in a free online business …

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Diversity is an Asset in Nashville

The It City is becoming more diverse with each passing year. According to the Nashville Business Journal, in less than a decade, “no city’s immigrant population grew fasteEnglishNashville’s, with an 83% rise.” 30 percent of Nashville’s public school students come from a home in which English is not the primary language. At current rates, Nashville will become a “majority minority …

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Nashville Shops Local Beyond Small Business Saturday

Nashville Shops Local Beyond Small Business Saturday By Jerry L. Maynard II Let’s face it! Nashville is on a growth trajectory that doesn’t seem as though it will slow down in the near future. We are on the radar for nearly every major company and thousands of individuals who consider moving to a vibrant, family-oriented city. Recently, WKRN released a …

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Foundation Nashville Open House Inspires Small Business Owners

The Maynard Group had the honor of participating in the Foundation Nashville Open House event this week, where small business owners and entrepreneurs came together to network and hear from seasoned professionals. More importantly, attendees were inspired to grow their businesses into something extraordinary. Jerry Maynard, of The Maynard Group, served as host, alongside Foundation Nashville director, Shawtaz Crawford. The guest speaker, of the evening, was Darrell Freeman of Zycron, Inc. To kick off …

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Maynard Shares Expertise At Diversity Institute

For aspiring leaders and lawyers, being accepted to attend Nashville’s Diversity Institute is a dream come true. This institute, lead by Justice for Our Neighbors Tennessee, is comprised of four Saturday sessions where rising high school seniors, undergraduate students, and recent graduates from minority backgrounds are given the opportunity to learn from some of the brightest, most influential professors, judges, …

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Entrepreneur Credits Success to Nashville Small Business Expo

With Music City’s rapid growth, small business success stories sometimes go unnoticed. That is not the case, however, for Mike Hemmelgarn who opened a Nashville franchise of Intelligent Office in 2015. It has taken a year, but he attributes his success to networking at the Nashville Small Business Expo presented by The Maynard Group. Intelligent Office focuses on handling administrative staff work for small businesses and companies who …

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Mignon Francois and DJ Wootson Inspire at Nashville Small Business Expo

Nashville’s annual Small Business Expo took place September 1,  2016, and was filled with informative classes, inspirational speeches, and priceless networking opportunities among small business owners in Music City. The morning kicked off with seminars and classes meant to educate attendees and provide new perspectives for those seeking advice and motivation to continue pursuing their small business initiative. Following the educational seminars and …