Small Business

CapStar has the expertise and knowledge to help you sustain and grow your business for years to come.

We facilitate partnerships with experienced business owners to create long-term growth. Our Small Business Bankers typically work with clients with annual revenues up to $15 million. You provide the vision. We'll provide the financial resources, access and technology to make it come alive.

Our Services

    • Working capital lines of credit
    • Equipment financing
    • Owner-occupied real estate financing
    • Acquisition Financing
    • Coordinating and leading “club” deals
    • Treasury management

Call one of our Small Business Bankers below to get started.

Chris McCall
Chris McCall
SVP, Business Banking Director
Meet Chris McCall

CapStar’s Senior Vice President and Business Banking Director for CapStar, Chris McCall specializes in businesses in the manufacturing, healthcare and service industry sectors. He has an extensive background in business banking covering the local Tennessee market, as well as Kentucky, Georgia and the Carolinas during his time as a regional business banking executive. Chris earned a B.A. from Purdue University along with a Masters of Business Administration and a law degree, both from Loyola University. A continual learner, he’s also a graduate of the Scarlett Leadership Institute and a board member of Project Return.

Many of his clients have over the years grown family businesses to an asset size from two to twenty million. It’s exciting for Chris to work with these clients because of their extensive knowledge and love for their particular industry. They’re specialists, and so is Chris.

Chris says it’s all about strategic growth, prudent decisions and protecting the assets of the company and the family. Expertise, smarts, leadership. He’s a great guy to have on your side.

Liz Miller
Senior Relationship Manager, Business Banking Group
Meet Liz Miller

Liz Miller is Senior Relationship Manager in our Business Banking Group, part of the team that provides financial guidance, financing and banking solutions to small and mid-size companies and their executives. After more than 20 years of banking experience in the area, Liz has closed deals with all sizes of privately held companies spanning a range of industries.

When she’s not making deals, she loves going to concerts at The Ryman or the Schermerhorn, exploring Nashville’s restaurant scene, and walking Radnor Lake and the Greenways throughout the city. She also makes time to volunteer for Habitat for Humanity, Second Harvest Food Bank, Oasis Center and other great causes.

Sound energetic? She is. Her persistence is what makes her an invincible advocate for her clients. She’s a pro.

Kent Sandidge
Kent Sandidge
Senior Relationship Manager, Business Banking Group
Meet Kent Sandidge

Kent Sandidge is a Senior Relationship Manager in our Business Banking department. Kent started his banking career at Deutsche Bank (when it was Bankers Trust Co.), leading the bank’s move into the Nashville market before moving into securities lending and government securities. He worked with commercial banking teams at various banks before landing at CapStar. He has owned and run a business himself so he knows what it’s like to be entrepreneurial. There’s no nine-to-five for an entrepreneur who is constantly on task, on the lookout for the next opportunity and on call for your business.

Kent graduated from UT-Martin and earned a Graduate Banking Degree from the Barret School of Banking at Christian Brothers University in Memphis—something he puts to use every day for his clients.