Biz Briefs – December 30

Greenwood banker named top adviser

A Greenwood banker has been named one of the top bank advisers in the nation.

Adam Allen has been named as one of “Bank Investment Consultant” magazine’s Top 100 Bank Advisors for 2017.

Allen is a Raymond James financial adviser at MainSource Bank in Greenwood and is affiliated with the Financial Institutions Division of Raymond James Financial Services Inc.

The magazine evaluated the honorees on criteria such as including assets under management, production, percentage growth in both managed assets and production, fee business and the ratio of production to assets under management.

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School superintendents participate in state program

The leaders of two local school districts will participate in a program that will help them learn about the business and management aspects of their jobs.

Franklin Community Schools Superintendent David Clendening and Nineveh-Hensley-Jackson Schools Superintendent Timothy Edsell will participate in Butler University’s second annual Educators Preparing Inspired Change.

The superintendents will visit Butler six times in 2018, beginning Jan. 18, for sessions in strategy development, budgeting/finance, change management, community/stakeholder outreach, building a high-performance team and board relations.