Sam Reed joined The Ingram Group in 2012 as a Strategic Consultant after serving as the former staff attorney to U.S. Congressman Jim Cooper.  At The Group, Reed services clients on the city, state, and federal level, offering strategic counsel on business, legislative, regulatory, and other issues.  Sam currently manages client services for Google, the National Hockey League Players Association, the Country Music Hall of Fame, the Nashville TV show and Ryman Hospitality, among others.  Prior to working for U.S. Congressman Cooper, Sam spent three years as an associate in the intellectual property department at Nashville law firm, Waller Lansden.