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Robert Shaw Appointed Chairman of Woodland Presbyterian School Board of Directors

Published on July 29, 2013

Paragon National Bank announced that Robert Shaw has been elected Chairman of the Woodland Presbyterian School Board of Directors. Shaw, Chief Executive Officer of Paragon, will serve a one-year term and will be responsible for leading all of the school’s board meetings. Located in East Memphis, Woodland Presbyterian School serves students in pre-kindergarten to eighth grade.

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Board Appointment


Paragon Grants Eighth Wish for Make-A-Wish Child

Published on July 29, 2013

Paragon National Bank recently worked with Make-A-Wish® Mid-South to grant the wish of four-year-old Connor. Around 50 Paragon employees devoted their time to transform the bank’s Fountain Place lobby into the Pizza Planet Arcade from the Disney movie, “Toy Story.” Employees also constructed a racetrack featuring a theme from Disney’s “Cars.” This is the eighth year in a row that Paragon has worked with Make-A-Wish Mid-South to grant the wish of a Memphis child.

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ACTS (Assisting the Community Through Service)  Make-A-Wish




Paragon Reports Continued Profitability During Eighth Annual Shareholders' Meeting

Published on June 03, 2013

Paragon National Bank announced at its annual shareholders’ meeting that it has maintained profitability over the last nine quarters. During the May 14th meeting at the bank’s Fountain Place location, attendees heard CEO Robert Shaw, President Mike Edwards and CFO Lewis Perkins present the bank’s other key accomplishments and financials from last year, as well as the areas of focus for 2013.

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Shareholders Meeting




Paragon Employees Participate in Junior Achievement Program with Hawkins Mill

Published on May 31, 2013

Paragon National Bank employees Lisa Barden and Patrick O’Hearn recently helped teach Ms. Martin’s third grade class at Hawkins Mill Elementary School about real world economics through a six-week Junior Achievement program. For seven consecutive years, Paragon has sponsored Martin’s classroom by making seasonal visits throughout the year to play games and make crafts with the students. 

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ACTS (Assisting the Community Through Service)  Hawkins Mill  Junior Achievement


Paragon Expands Business Solutions With New Partnerships

Published on May 23, 2013

Paragon National Bank has expanded the service offerings available in its business solutions package to assist small businesses in the region. While the bank has always offered a wide range of loan and deposit products to suit the needs of its customers, Paragon recently enhanced its professional services to include new partnerships with Clay & Land Insurance and Ovation Payroll. Additionally, the bank recently launched Paragon BusinessManager Solutions, which helps small business owners better manage their cash flow.

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Paragon Hosts St. George's Independent School Student Artwork

Published on May 16, 2013

Paragon National Bank will showcase artwork created by St. George’s Independent School students in the main lobby of its Saddle Creek banking center (7600 Poplar Avenue) throughout May. With locations in Germantown, Collierville and Memphis, St. George’s Independent School serves students in pre-kindergarten through twelfth grade and is the ninth local school art exhibit that Paragon has hosted during the 2012-2013 school year.

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Saddle Creek  Art


Paragon Employees Support Neighborhood Christian Center

Published on April 24, 2013

Paragon National Bank recently supported the efforts of several employees who volunteered their time and creativity to the Neighborhood Christian Centers, Inc.’s (NCC) 8th Annual Spring Jam as part of the bank’s Assisting the Community Through Service (ACTS) program. Employees who participated were able to help NCC simulate a trip to Japan for nearly 1,300 students and adults during spring break.

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ACTS (Assisting the Community Through Service)  Neighborhood Christian Center




Paragon Showcases Riverdale Elementary School Student Artwork

Published on April 05, 2013

Paragon National Bank announced today that it will host several art pieces from Riverdale Elementary School students at its Saddle Creek location (7600 Poplar Avenue) throughout the month of April. Located in Germantown, Riverdale Elementary School serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade and is the seventh student art installation that Paragon has hosted during the 2012-2013 school year.

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Riverdale Elementary  Saddle Creek  Art






Paragon Displays Westminster Academy Artwork

Published on March 01, 2013

Paragon National Bank will host artwork created by Westminster Academy students in the main lobby of the bank’s Saddle Creek banking center throughout March. The exhibit, which is the bank’s sixth student installation during the 2012 – 2013 school year, is part of Paragon’s ongoing effort to display artwork from area schools in its banking center. Past exhibits include work from students at Bodine School, Dogwood Elementary School, Houston Middle School, St. Louis Catholic School and Woodland Presbyterian School.

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Saddle Creek  Art




Paragon Employees Dedicate 500 Hours to Community in 2012

Published on February 07, 2013

Paragon National Bank announced that its employees spent more than 500 hours volunteering in the community last year. Through the bank’s Assisting the Community Through Service (ACTS) program, each Paragon employee is granted one week of paid time to support local, regional and national nonprofit organizations of his or her choosing. The ACTS program is one part of Paragon’s community outreach efforts, which also includes the bank’s company-wide support of several nonprofit organizations around the Mid-South.

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ACTS (Assisting the Community Through Service)


Paragon Hosts Woodland Presbyterian School Student Art in Saddle Creek Banking Center

Published on February 01, 2013

Paragon National Bank will host artwork from Woodland Presbyterian School students in the main lobby of its Saddle Creek banking center (7600 Poplar Avenue) throughout the month of February. Located in East Memphis, Woodland Presbyterian School serves students in pre-kindergarten through eighth grade and is the fifth local school art exhibit that Paragon has hosted during the 2012-2013 school year. Read More
Saddle Creek  Art


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