Jerry Maynard Named Among Nashville Business Journal’s “Power 100”

Nov. 1, 2016 – The Nashville Business Journal released their 2016 “Power 100” list and among the city’s most influential, successful businessmen and women was The Maynard Group’s founder, Jerry Maynard II. The list is released in four installments and includes entrepreneurs, bankers, business owners, and much more that are making the Music City a force to be reckoned with. View  the full “Power 100” list.


Nashville Small Business Expo Booms with Success in its Second Year

Sept. 7, 2016 – The 2nd annual Nashville Small Business Expo took place in September 2016 with Jerry Maynard at its helm. Highlights for Maynard included introducing longtime friend Mayor Megan Barry, hearing keynote speakers Mignon Francois and DJ Wootson share their stories and networking with the guests in attendance. Video highlights below.


The Maynard Group Announces New Offices, Growth, and Focus on Small Business Development 

August 30, 2016 – The Maynard Group (TMG), founded by Jerry Maynard II, is set to open new offices in downtown Nashville that will expand its services to small business, legislative and governmental entities. Maynard, after serving eight years as an At-Large Metro Council Member for Nashville/Davidson County began consulting, developing and implementing strategies for business and institutional development, advocacy & carrying out legislative priorities.

TMG has a keen focus on developing and creating economic success for all business and communities in Nashville. In addition to locating in the heart of Music City, the organization is involved in the upcoming Small Business Expo on September 1, 2016 at the Music City Center. In its second year, the event targets business owners looking to grow and network within the community and is expecting nearly 500 participants.

“I am honored and excited to be involved in the Nashville Small Business Expo this year,” said Maynard. “It is vital for us to help small businesses in Nashville grown and expand because they are the economic engine of the city. Music City is prospering and small businesses serve as the key to expanding our tax base.”

As a focus, TMG relies on educating businesses about the opportunity for growth within the middle Tennessee area. As a result of this, more than $60 million has been spent with women and minority-owned businesses in construction since Maynard help pass Metro’s Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) program six years ago. Through TMG, he continues to lead efforts for economic empowerment through his company and involvement in projects like the Nashville Small Business Expo, consulting and passage of laws of economic inclusion.