Business Briefs

Binary Fountain
Binary Fountain, a provider of patient feedback management solutions in the healthcare industry, has announced the appointment of Aaron Clifford as senior vice president of marketing. In this role, Clifford will lead all marketing functions, including brand strategy, demand generation, product marketing and customer advocacy services. A respected digital marketing leader with more than 15 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Clifford most recently served as the senior director of digital marketing solutions for HCA.

Prior to Binary Fountain, Clifford served in a number of leadership roles during his 14-year career at HCA. Most recently, he oversaw the evaluation of new digital marketing solutions and services while setting a vision for the long-term technical needs of digital marketing. He also helped build HCA’s first corporate IT online marketing team, leading their web and social media services departments, and created the vision for the organization’s enterprise-wide reputation management program. Throughout his tenure, he oversaw the management of 800 websites, servicing 171 hospitals, 119 free standing surgery centers, 830 physician clinics and multiple business units across the healthcare system.

Binary Fountain’s healthcare-focused platform tracks and analyzes over 10 million patient reviews from online rating and review sites, social media, CG-CAHPS and HCAHPS and other surveys, garnering nearly 50 million unique insights. The platform also tracks 500,000 physicians. Binary Fountain helps healthcare organizations engage healthcare consumers, and uncover and act on patient insights, to improve reputation management, patient experience and impact revenue. Currently, Binary Fountain’s solutions have been used by more than 2,800 healthcare facilities nationwide.

Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Bridgestone Americas, Inc., a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company, has announced Brian Goldstine  as the new President of Firestone Fibers and Textiles. Goldstine will replace James (Jim) Pridgen, President of Firestone Fibers and Textiles Co. (FSFT), who recently announced his plans to retire after 43 years of dedicated service to Bridgestone.

Goldstine joins Bridgestone with 21 years of corporate experience. He most recently worked at Kimberly-Clark, where he served in numerous leadership roles, including General Manager, Bath Tissue Category; Vice President and Country Manager, Canada; and Director of Marketing, Scott. Goldstine’s experience also includes serving as Director of Marketing for Unilever and as Senior Brand Manager for Kraft Foods. He holds an MBA from the University of Washington and a bachelor’s degree in economics and political science from the University of California, San Diego.

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (BSAM) which is Nashville based, is the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation. BSAM and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries. The company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.

EXIT Realty Diversified family
EXIT Realty Diversified family welcomes Eva Angell to the team. Angell moved to the Nashville area in 90’s. She has raised her children in a beautiful rural part of Nashville for the past 17 years with strong family and community ties, a business owner and Real Estate subject matter expert. Her local café has fostered deep community relationships which have allowed her to become a successful agent in the Nashville area.

Angell specializes in applying her experience and local market knowledge to Nashville’s residential Real Estate industry.

Neal Clayton Realtors
Neal Clayton Realtors is proud to welcome Realtors Jeremy Jeter, Fletcher Caldwell, Lizzy Caldwell, Loren Smith, and Katherine Stephens to the team.
An annual multi-million-dollar top producer, Jeremy Jeter has been a Realtor since 2005. Jeter believes in a hands-on approach throughout the entire transaction and being a former partner of a registered financial advisory firm, Jeter understands how important real estate can be in the full financial picture of his clients.

Fletcher and Lizzy Caldwell are native Nashvillians and graduates of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. They are both members of the Nashville Association of Realtors®. They are experienced in representing both buyers and sellers in the middle Tennessee area. Together, they are a full-service team who manages the marketing, contract negotiation, and transfer of a client’s listing.

Loren Smith is a native Nashvillian specializing in assisting buyers, first-time buyers and sellers find their perfect home in Nashville and the surrounding areas. With a passion for interior design, she will help navigate the process of buying or selling, as well as help bring vision to life in a client’s new home.

As a graduate of Ole Miss, Katherine Stephens brings her marketing expertise to assist buyers in navigating the process and helps sellers stand out in Nashville. Dedicated to one-on-one interactions and building partnerships, Stephens looks forward to serving her clients.
Founded in 2002 by Neal Clayton, a 35-year industry veteran whose expertise, hard work, and innovative vision became the foundation upon which Neal Clayton Realtors was built.

Weichert Real Estate Affiliates Inc
Weichert Real Estate Affiliates offices in the Nashville area welcomes the additions of Abbie Benton, Jaclyn Smith, Candy Thomas and Stephen Webb to their team.

Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. has grown steadily since Jim Weichert, president, chairman and CEO of Weichert, Realtors, launched the company’s franchise division in 2001.