MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the 20 th consecutive year, First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN) has earned a spot on Working Mother magazine's list of the 100 Best Companies for working mothers, the latest recognition of the company as one of the country's best employers.

"When we help employees achieve a balance between their personal and professional lives, our employees, our company and our customers all benefit," said John Daniel, head of human resources for First Horizon. "We value the contributions of working mothers and want to help them fulfill their responsibilities at home and at work. We're honored to be recognized again by Working Mother."

Working Mother recognized companies for their progressive workplace programs including child care, flexibility, advancement and paid family leave.

About First Horizon

The 4,200 employees of First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN) provide financial services through more than 170 First Tennessee Bank locations in and around Tennessee and 27 FTN Financial offices in the U.S. and abroad. The company was founded during the Civil War in 1864 and has the 14th oldest national bank charter in the country. First Tennessee has the leading market share in Tennessee, and FTN Financial is a capital markets industry leader in fixed income sales, trading and strategies for institutional customers in the U.S. and abroad. First Horizon has been recognized as one of the nation's best employers by Working Mother and American Banker magazines. More information is available at

CONTACT: John Daniel, (901)523-5192         Jack Bradley, (901)523-4813

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