Tennille Sevigny is the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Acadia, a financial services firm she established in 2006 with her husband Aaron Sevigny.
Tennille has a breadth of experience in Marketing, PR, Advertising, Communications and Operations. In New York City she launched her career working for corporations such as EMI-Capitol Records Group, home to some of the world’s most renowned artists, and DDB Worldwide Communications Group Inc, internationally hailed as one of the top creative ad agencies.
After living and working in New York City for 10 years, Tennille moved back to her hometown outside of Philadelphia, PA where she continued to build her extensive and unique background through non-profit organizations such as the prestigious Philadelphia Museum of Art. In 2003, she and her husband moved to Naples, FL where Tennille continued in the non-profit sector with a dual role in the Executive Office and Marketing Department at The Philharmonic Center for the Arts.
Tennille graduated from Fordham University in New York City with a B.A. in both Theatre and Media Studies. She began dancing at the age of 2 1/2, attended the esteemed School of American Ballet, and performed professionally until the age of 22. In 2009 she was the recipient of Gulfshore BusinessMagazine’s “Forty Under Forty” Award. She has been an active volunteer for the Gulfshore Playhouse since 2006, and has assisted many community and charitable organizations in Southwest Florida.