Angela Vachon, Co-Founder and CEO of Urban Synergy, is a developer who restores historical buildings. She attended University of Tennessee, Knoxville and graduated with a Bachelor of Science from ETSU. Originally from Kingsport, her and her husband decided to move back after falling in love with redeveloping buildings in Downtown Kingsport. She is co-owner of BANQ, an event venue housed in a Historical Bank Building and Hibbert-Davis Urban Brews, a coffee shop with 2 locations. Angela has served as the President of the Downtown Kingsport Association and currently serves on the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. The development projects that are handled through her company, and her involvement in the community, have breathed a new life into a once neglected part of the city.