May 10: John Allison

March 23, 2011 10:52AM

The Tennessee Center for Policy Research

cordially invites you to attend a special event

to welcome Mr. Pat Shepherd to our Board of Directors


John Allison

“The Bubble: Understanding the Financial Crisis”

Tuesday, May 10th 6:00 pm

The Belmont Room Downtown Renaissance Hotel 611 Commerce Street Nashville, TN 37203

Beer, wine, and light fare will be served.

While there is no charge to attend, space is limited. Please RSVP to Suzanne Michel at (615) 383-6431 or by Tuesday, May 3rd.


John Allison is the retired Chairman and CEO of BB&T Corporation, the 10th largest financial services holding company headquartered in the U.S. He became president of BB&T in 1987 and was elected Chairman and CEO in July 1989. During his tenure as CEO from 1989 to 2008, BB&T grew from $4.5 billion to $152 billion in assets. Mr. Allison frequently appears on national television to discuss financial reform and free market economics.