SmartFinancial, Inc., with headquarters in Knoxville, Tennessee, is the bank holding company for SmartBank. SmartBank is a full-service commercial bank which opened its first office in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee in January 2007. Exceeding $1 billion in assets, SmartBank has grown organically and through a merger with Cornerstone Community Bank (2016) and an acquisition of GulfSouth Private Bank (2012). The company operates twelve branches, two loan production offices and one mortgage production office in a footprint spanning East Tennessee, the Florida Panhandle and North Georgia. SmartBank serves cities that are among the Southeast’s most desirable markets with strongest MSA’s and/or popular tourist destinations to include: Knoxville, Chattanooga, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Sevierville (Tennessee) and Destin, Pensacola and Panama City (Florida).
SmartBank’s vision is to blend the best of fintech start-up innovation with community banking. Focusing on corporate culture, client experience and technology, SmartBank endeavors to be a best place to work, great place to bank and a company that rewards its shareholders.