The partnership provides an array of payroll and human resources services to the East Tennessee bank’s business customers

Inova Payroll, a national payroll and human resources services company, today announced it has been selected by TNBANK as a preferred payroll service provider for its business banking customers. TNBANK is a publicly traded regional bank headquartered in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. The hometown financial institution has five total branch locations across three counties in East Tennessee.

TNBANK is the latest of several bank partnerships for the rapidly-growing employer services company headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee. TNBANK customers who choose Inova for their payroll and human resources needs will be supported by payroll professionals in the company’s Knoxville, Tennessee office.

Inova Payroll president and CEO, Farsheed Ferdowsi, stated, “Partnering with banking institutions allows us to assist more employers with complex payroll and human resource tasks and enables the bank to expand its portfolio of services, thereby enhancing the value it brings to customers. We share TNBANK’s commitment to local, personalized service and look forward to partnering with TNBANK to serve their customers.”

“I am thrilled that TNBANK is partnering with Inova Payroll; this gives our Hometown® Bank an opportunity to better serve our business clients.” said TNBANK Vice President Retail Banking Leslie England. “Being able to save TNBANK business customers time, money and adding convenience is advantageous for everyone concerned.”


TNBANK is a commercial bank focused on the unique needs of the East Tennessee community. The bank was conceived by local business owners who felt the market needed a bank with local directors and local decision-making. The bank and its services have expanded past our founders’ vision, but their initial goal has remained constant. We are local bankers doing business with our neighbors. The TNBANK story is one of true Hometown Banking®.

TNBANK has five branches in Oak Ridge, Maryville, and Knoxville in East Tennessee. TNBANK is owned by individual shareholders and our stock is publicly traded.  Tennessee Valley Financial Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of TNBANK. Visit for more information.