With roots going back to 1932, Stanley, Hunt, DuPree & Rhine (SHDR) was established as the result of the merger of two regional employee benefit consulting firms: W.E. Stanley & Company of Greensboro, North Carolina, and Hunt, DuPree, Rhine & Associates of Greenville, South Carolina.
SHDR became a subsidiary of Branch Banking & Trust (BB&T) in 1998. In 2010, the two companies merged and SHDR became an operating division of BB&T. Serving consumers and businesses since 1872, BB&T is one of America's largest financial holding companies. Together with its affiliated companies, BB&T offers a