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March 11, 2016

Best in business awards:Tortola Advisors

"Tortola Advisors provides special advisory services, restructuring help, strategic planning and general advisory services to a broad spectrum of debtors, creditors, investors and lenders."

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January 28, 2016

Cool Springs Life Sciences Center sells for $22m

"OakPoint Real Estate today announced its purchase of the Cool Springs Life Sciences Center property for $22 million."

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November 13, 2015

2015 NEXT Awards finalists share their stories

"Steve Curnutte is the founder of Tortola Advisors and the Capstan Fund, two companies that help rebuild and revitalize struggling businesses."

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November 3, 2015

STEVE CURNUTTE NOMinated for 2015 Next Awards Entrepreneur of the Year

"The annual NEXT Awards were developed by the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Nashville Entrepreneur Center to spotlight the companies and individuals whose drive and entrepreneurial spirit are making a significant impact on our region's economy."

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March 20, 2015

STEVE CURNUTTE FEATURED ON NASHVILLE POST’S 2015 ALL-STAR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Curnutte combines financial savvy and hands-on operational knowledge with a keen eye for the big picture- a fellow local entrepreneur calls him “an instant MBA in a bottle.”

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March 13, 2015

STEVE CURNUTTE FEATURED IN NASHVILLE POST'S SUMMER 2015 READING CORNER

"Most successful business people are voracious readers, continually seeking more information that can make then and their ventures more successful. We reached out to a handful of leaders to find out what they've been devouring of late."

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October 8, 2014

Preventing Retail History from Repeating Itself

Every year, many retailers find themselves in enough distress that restructuring advisors are brought in to try to salvage the business. With all of the distressed retailers that have come and gone, can anything be learned regarding mistakes to avoid or successful strategies to emulate?

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August 22, 2014

Nashville Inc. 5000 winners share secrets of success

This week, 51 Nashville-area companies were named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies in the country. We reached out to several companies to find out some of their strategies that make them so successful.

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August 20th, 2014

Take a look at Nashville’s fastest-growing companies

More than 50 Nashville-area companies gained entry into this year’s Inc. 5000 list , a nationwide listing of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.

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July 22, 2014

Tennessee Steel Haulers buys fellow local trucking firm

A Nashville trucking company founded in 1976 has expanded its offerings by acquiring another local venture that specializes in moving frozen foods around the region. 

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June 19, 2014

In Nashville, less than stellar loan demand meets fewer bankable deals

It’s been a frequent comment among bankers I’ve spoken to: Even though Nashville’s economy is performing better than other parts of the country, loan demand is still soft.

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September 23, 2013

Alabama company takes stake in Civil Constructors

Civil Constructors, which has had a hand in local projects range from LP Field and the Schermerhorn Symphony Center to State Route 840, has aligned itself with Dunn Investment Co., one of the Southeast’s largest construction companies. 

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September 3, 2013

Economic upturn can create cash flow woes for businesses

Unemployment rates are dropping, bankruptcies are slowing and the economy is showing signs of improvement, but the need for financial restructuring remains for many businesses. 

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April 23, 2013

Turnaround specialists relocate to St. Cloud Corner

Restructuring and turnaround firm Tortola Advisors has moved its offices from Roundabout Plaza in Midtown to downtown’s St. Cloud Corner after law firm Bradley Arant Boult Cummings said it would expand its footprint at the former building.

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February 6, 2013

Allen Printing buys Nashville Bindery

Barely two years after exiting bankruptcy, Allen Printing is beefing up its product range with the acquisition of another venerable player in Nashville’s printing sector. Allen, which is run by the Heffington family, recently bought Nashville Bindery Co.

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February 3, 2013

Steve Curnutte Talks Rescue & Recover

If you take a look at Steve Curnutte’s LinkedIn page, there appear to be a few twists and turns.

An entrepreneur who launched a music publishing company in college — primarily, he said, as a means to write, perform and travel — Curnutte says his career trajectory evolved into selling high-end mortgages and, eventually, to his current focus, helping turn around, restructure and invest in struggling companies.

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August 31, 2012

Executive Profile: Steve Curnutte, Tortola Partners

On firing your most troublesome customers, on learning how to manage during a crisis and why he likes movie soundtracks.

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March 25, 2012

Allen Printing emerges from Chapter 11 to produce record sales

Two years ago, Shannon and Paul Heffington faced a daily tsunami of doubt and denial as their printing company hurtled toward eventual bankruptcy. Paul remembers the day when the numbness gave way to raw emotion: He collapsed and cried.

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October 8, 2011

Tortola expands, eyes national footprint

Turnaround consulting and management firm Tortola Partners has added to its roster several forensic accounting specialists and a locally based industry veteran who led the restructuring work of several national retail chains.

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October 7, 2011

Business turnarounds fuel big business

The turnaround guy has set up a cottage industry during the recession and slowed recovery, as more businesses need help to stay afloat.

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November 4, 2010

Printer emerges from Chapter 11

Allen Printing Co., which filed for protection from its creditors in June facing a high debt load and low cash levels, is set to emerge from bankruptcy proceedings today with a healthier balance sheet and a new lease on life.

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July 28, 2010

Two ace hardware stores to close in norman

NORMAN — Local company ANA Enterprises is closing its two Ace Hardware stores in Norman this summer as it restructures and tries to relieve its debt, officials said.

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Steve Curnutte on Fox and Friends (Video Link)

STEVE CURNUTTE ON CAVUTO (Video link)

STEVE CURNUTTE ON Money for breakfast with Alexis glick (video link)

STEVE CURNUTTE ON SHEPARD SMITH REPORTING (Video link)