About Us

EO Knoxville is a membership organization by and for local leading entrepreneurs. The chapter launched in 1996 and has grown to 35 members who run companies that employ over 2,000 people and generate almost $1b in annual revenue.

Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is the only global network exclusively for entrepreneurs. EO helps leading entrepreneurs learn and grow through peer-to-peer learning, once-in-a-lifetime experiences, and connections to experts.

Since 1987, EO has been transforming the lives of the entrepreneurs who transform the world. As the global thought leader on entrepreneurship, EO plays an integral role in businesses, industries, and the lives of leading entrepreneurs everywhere.

EO has more than 13,000 members across 179 chapters in 57 countries.

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Top-rated Member Benefits


What would you give for the ability to tap into a group of 7-10 fellow business owners who can offer you direction based on their experiences? The highest-rated benefit of EO membership, a Forum fosters peer-to-peer sharing between members in a trusted and confidential environment. Looking to draw from the expertise that only another entrepreneur would have? Forum offers a format where the complex intersections between your business, personal life and community engagement can all be addressed head-on, so that you can achieve fulfillment in all of your endeavors. Forum meets once per month and takes a 2-3 day retreat once per year.

Chapter Events

As an EO member, you’re invited to attend one-of-a-kind chapter events built around learning and engagement. EO Knoxville brings the world’s leading speakers and visionaries to our community. You’ll be invited to a series of local events designed to cover a broad array of topics in varying formats and venues. There’s no limit to the ingenuity and innovation at our local chapter events.

Global Events

Held throughout the year, EO Global events combine provocative learning programs with unique resources and memorable social venues. Learn from today’s leading business minds at regional and global events, where you can network with your likeminded peers while enjoying once-in-a-lifetime experiences in exotic destinations.

EO Connect

Leverage 13,000+ EO members around the world to learn and grow in business and life. EO is the biggest network of entrepreneurs all running companies with over $1m in annual revenues. Connect with your peers locally, regionally, and globally to expand your business and your horizons.

Healthnetwork Foundation

EO members can call Healthnetwork for unparalleled VIP access to more than 30 of the most highly ranked hospitals in the U.S. Your health is vital to your personal and business success. Gain peace of mind with membership access to Healthnetwork Foundation.

Current Members
April Abboud Be the Apple | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Bryan Ansley FNB Merchants | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Bill Arowood AIC Holdings | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Larry Bodie Executive Coach | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Tab Burkhalter Burkhalter & Associates | LinkedIn | EO Profile | Learning Chair

Dan Cap Nature’s Gifts International | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Brandon Clarke John Bailey Co. | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Todd Culpepper Culpepper CPA | LinkedIn | EO Profile | Finance Chair

Greg D’Amico Efficience | LinkedIn | EO Profile | Learning Chair

Martin Daniel Elevation Outdoor Advertising | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Faris Eid Design Innovation Architects | LinkedIn | EO Profile | Communications Chair

Ben Farmer ResultStack | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Kirk Finnerty thehouseguy.net | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Steve Fultz Post Leasing and Sales | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Tom Gallaher Gallaher & Associates | LinkedIn | EO Profile | Partnerships Chair

Dustin Gross Mollenhour Gross | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Ben Hazel Pree’s Tree Specialists | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Vince Keller Keller Group | EO Profile

John McNeely Sword & Shield Enterprise Security | LinkedIn | EO Profile

BJ Miller The Vision Group Studios | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Roger Moore NAI Koella | RM Moore | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Chuck Morris Morris Creative Group | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Andy Moss M Force Staffing | LinkedIn | EO Profile | Membership Chair

Billy Odom Odom Construction Systems | LinkedIn | EO Profile | Forum Chair

Blair Patteson Morgan Stanley | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Jim Price Lacy, Price & Wagner | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Heather Ripley Ripley PR | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Billy Rivet ABC Embroidery | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Paul Scoonover Asen Marketing | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Amy Scott Bogle Street Pharmacy | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Terry Self Interstate Mechanical Contractors | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Missy Sims Commercial Environments | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Alexa Sponcia Hard Knox Pizzeria | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Shawn Thomas Ask A Millionaire, LLC | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Stephen Whitson Whitson Construction Co. | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Trae Wieniewitz Wieniewitz Financial | LinkedIn | EO Profile

Andrew Wilson ACS Commercial Roofing | LinkedIn | EO Profile

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