Pete Adams grew up in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and studied Finance at Middle Tennessee State University. Immediately after college, Pete worked in corporate technology sales at Dell Inc. for 6 years, and acted as the Vice President at Bondware Web Solutions for 3 years, where he launched two new SAAS software platforms for the SMB market. These products, a drag and drop website builder, and an email marketing system, allowed Pete to gain valuable insight into the marketing needs of businesses nationwide.
Pete enjoys spending time with his wife, Mandy, and three year old daughter, Aubrey. He is proud to live in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and is a member of First Baptist Church, the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce, Murfreesboro Young Professionals, Rutherford County Young Republicans, BRAA, and the Executive Board of the Rutherford County Emergency Food Bank.
Chris Mabry grew up in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, and worked in his Grandfathers family owned print shop, Southern Printing. There he learned from his Grandfather, Father, and Uncle how to deliver incredible products to the many local customers they served. He studied Graphic Design at O'More School of Design in Franklin, Tennessee, and has held the position of Assistant Art Director and Senior Graphic Designer at 3 successful advertising agencies in the Nashville area. He is an multi Addy Award winning designer and illustrator, and has received special recognition for his work on non-profit campaigns.
Chris lives in Murfreesboro, Tennessee with his wife Carmen, and their three cats, Atari, Nue, and Simon Aloysius Hobbson. He enjoys hunting and fishing with his father, long range target shooting, studying trends in art and graphic design, and is an avid collector and reseller of rare and vintage toys.
Travis Swann grew up in the smallest town in the Volunteer State – Viola, Tennessee. He studied Mass Communications at Middle Tennessee State University, and has worked as Sales and Marketing Manager for The Murfreesboro Post for over seven years. In his time with the local newspaper, Swann has worked with several clients that range in scope from the local, regional and national level.
In his spare time, he has also served board positions that include Murfreesboro Young Professionals, Main Street JazzFest and Taste of Stones River.
Swann is also a music fan and is known in independent music circles for his online publication, Southern Manners, where he covers news and stories regarding the music, art and culture scene of Middle Tennessee.
With an affinity for the South and Tennessee, sports teams like the Tennessee Titans are also close to the heart as football season is one that is anticipated each year.
Swann and his wife, Kristen, live in Murfreesboro, Tennessee and are the proud owners of one pet, Frank the Cat.