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BNA Aviation Golf Classic

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2019 BNA Aviation Golf Classic Tournament
Thursday, October 17, 2019
 Hermitage Golf Course - General's Retreat 
BNA's 24th annual Aviation Classic Golf Tournament teed off at Hermitage Golf Course on Thursday, October 17, 2019.

Since its inception, the Aviation Golf Classic has raised more than $1 million dollars for education and community initiatives in Middle Tennessee. Thanks to the generosity and dedication of our community partners, the BNA Aviation Golf Classic continues to be successful and to help our neighbors more each year.

2019 Aviation GOLF Classic Sponsors 


Fraport USA is the developer and manager of the retail, food and beverage operations at Baltimore / Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, Pittsburgh International Airport and JetBlue’s Terminal 5 at John F. Kennedy International Airport, and was recently awarded the concessions contract at BNA. Founded in 1991, it was the first to launch street pricing and branded retail in terminal in the U.S., creating the foundation for modern American airport concession development. Today, the model is known for creating a competitive environment and the creative, best-of-breed concepts it produces in terms of service, quality, variety, and control for the airport.

At Hensel Phelps, we bring our clients’ vision to life with a comprehensive approach that begins with innovative planning and extends throughout the entire life of the property. Our expert development, construction and facility services teams ensure that every project meets our clients’ goals and objectives. The Hensel Phelps Way is built on four pillars: People, Process, Partnership and Technology.


The Hudson Group's recognizable store names, exciting retail concepts, impeccable credibility and financial
stability ensure a long and profitable relationship for our customers and airport partners. The Hudson Group Retail Division possesses a unique blend of management capabilities backed by a sterling reputation and proven success in transportation retail. Our experienced executive team develops, merchandises and manages our extensive operations, which results in  maximum revenues for our airport partners and customer satisfaction for everyone that uses our facilities. Learn more at
Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services's reputation is the result of more than 60 years of partnerships. Beginning in 1941, when it signed its first contract with Washington National Airport, Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services has been a pioneer and innovator in the airport hospitality field. Air Terminal Services, the forerunner of Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, evolved as air travel began to gain popularity. In 1987, it merged with the restaurants and concessions division of Sky Chefs to form Concession Air Corporation, the second largest corporation of its kind in America. The name Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services was adopted in 1993. For more information, visit or more information, visit

DVL Seigenthaler/FINN Partners, is the leading communications firm in Tennessee, and one of the largest in the Southeast. We offer depth and breadth of talent representing legacy brands, prominent corporations and community pace-setters. We are public relations, marketing, advertising, creative and digital professionals. Our base is in Nashville, the heart of the booming mid-south. Our approach is to establish collaborative partnerships. Our aim is to accelerate the pace of your success.

Since its founding in 1980, Eutaw Construction Company’s heavy equipment fleet has grown to an approximate appraised value of $35 million. Eutaw employs over 400 salaried employees, comprised of management, division personnel, field supervisors, foreman, operators, and skilled laborers. Eutaw’s experience in the industry includes the construction of hundreds of miles of state and federal highways, utility projects, large-scale site construction, demolition, and disaster relief. Eutaw is licensed or has performed work in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

HKS’ experienced aviation team has developed creative, integrated design solutions for aviation projects ranging from small studies and renovations to comprehensive redevelopment programs and new, stand-alone terminal buildings. Services include terminal and concourse planning and design; existing facility renovations and additions; transit stations, multi-modal, parking and CONRAC facility design, airport support facilities and ancillary buildings including fire stations, airport hotels and office buildings. Additionally, HKS offers focused expertise in professional architectural design services for hospitality, sports, corporate/commercial, healthcare, governmental, science & technology, education and mixed-use/residential projects.

HMSHost Corporation is world-renowned for creating customized shopping and dining spaces in travel venues. The innovative company operates in more than 100 airport locations around the globe. HMSHost has annual sales in excess of $2.3 billion, employs more than 28,000 associates worldwide, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Milan, Italy-based Autogrill S.p.A, also a recognized leader in travel amenities. HMSHost's current operations at Nashville International Airport include Baja Burrito, Famous Famiglia Pizzeria, Quiznos Sub, Burger King, Noshville Delicatessen, Tennessee Tavern, Neely's Barbeque, Gibson's Guitar Café, 8th and Roast and three Starbucks Coffee locations.

JE Dunn Construction has been a leader in the construction industry since its founding in 1924 by John Ernest Dunn. With offices throughout the country, JE Dunn is one of the largest commercial contractors in the United States, specializing in construction management, program management, and design/build projects of every size throughout the nation. The company is consistently ranked in the top ten companies nationally by volume of work, but the one thing that sets JE Dunn Construction apart from other contractors is our dedicated commitment to provide the best possible value to our clients.
Messer Construction Co. is a construction manager and general contractor, providing leadership for complex, commercial construction projects in the Aviation, Health Care, Higher Education, Industrial, and Science and Technology market segments. An employee-owned company, Messer’s transformational investment in its people, communities and innovative building solutions has enhanced the landscape of the 10 regions throughout the Midwest and Southeast in which its employees live and work. A local builder with national resources and expertise, the company has delivered value for more than 85 years through quality construction and client experiences, taking care to both exceed customer expectations and build long-term relationships.

SMS (Service Management Systems) Started in 1988, SMS specializes in full housekeeping programs to high traffic, public facilities currently ranging in size from 300,000 square feet to more than 2,100,000 square feet throughout the nation. Besides maintaining floors and surfaces, SMS is also always ready to respond to emergencies and immediate needs. In fact, our response times are measured in minutes, if not seconds. All our systems are also customized to meet the demands of TSA and other security agencies, without interrupting their essential functions.

Aecom Technology Corporation
I.C. Thomasson Associates, Inc.
Jarvis Sign Company
Vulcan Materials Company

Adams and Reese, LLP
Clear Channel
Demattei Wong Architecture, Inc.
Edmonds Engineering, Inc.
GHP Environmental + Architecture
JBT Corporation
Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
KONE Elevators
Mead & Hunt, Inc.
Moody Nolan
VoltAir Consulting Engineers, Inc.