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Anderson Benson is a specialty insurance and risk management firm that is focused on Nashville’s hospitality and entertainment industries. Anderson Benson is built on a culture and legacy foundation started nearly 50 years ago with an added strategic focus on innovative service and collaboration. Each of the firm’s principals has strong connections in the Nashville community and deep roots in the Middle Tennessee area. The firm’s founding premise is to provide exceptional levels of service to Nashville’s hospitality and entertainment industries by meeting the needs of its clients, understanding the exposure to risk clients face, providing expert consultation, and consistently delivering a high level of personal service.
Founded in 1958, the Country Music Association was the first trade organization formed to promote a type of music. CMA, originally consisting of only 233 members, now has more than 6,000 organizational and individual members in 41 countries. The objectives of the organization are to guide and enhance the development of Country Music throughout the world; to demonstrate it as a viable medium to advertisers, consumers and media; and to provide a unity of purpose for the Country Music industry.
Gray Line of Tennessee is the largest tour and motorcoach transportation company in the Southeast providing fully integrated transportation services offering a variety of Nashville sightseeing tours, group charter rentals, packaged group tours, and the Music City Trolley and Double Decker Hop - a downtown tour with 15 stops at Nashville’s most popular attractions. Gray Line has been showing off Music City to visitors since 1972 with tours of stars’ homes, Nashville Nights and Lights, filming locations for the TV drama Nashville, historic and civil war tours, and special holiday excursions. Gray Line’s fleet includes 56-passenger luxury motorcoaches, trolleys, 25- and 32-passenger mini-coaches, and new for 2016, open–air double deckers!
With nearly 18.3 million passengers in 2019, Nashville International Airport has been one of the fastest-growing airports in North America. According to a recent study, in 2019 alone, BNA generated more than $8.1 billion in total economic impact, supported more than 76,000 jobs in the region, and produced more than $443 million in state, local, and federal taxes.
Nashville Yards is an 18-acre development located in the heart of downtown Nashville. The project is designed as a walkable, urban community featuring outstanding hospitality offerings, including the luxury Grand Hyatt Nashville and historic Union Station Hotel, exceptional retail and restaurant options including a highly-anticipated new concept from James Beard Award-winning chef Sean Brock, a four-acre entertainment district and concert venue spearheaded by AEG Worldwide and MGM, and creative and Class-A+ office space anchoring Amazon’s future Operations Center of Excellence. The development benefits from open plazas and green spaces, including a 1.3-acre urban park that will span the west side of the project from Broadway to Church Street.