PCBB Adds Senior Relationship Manager in North Carolina

Walnut Creek, California (EastBayDaily) — PCBB (Pacific Coast Bankers’ Bank) is pleased to announce a key addition to its existing team in North and South Carolina, strengthening the company’s position as a national leader in providing financial services to community banks.

Franklin “Frank” F. Spence joins PCBB as first vice president and relationship manager based in the Winston-Salem, NC office. In this capacity, Frank will continue to enhance the company’s support of customer relationships in the Carolinas and neighboring states. His expertise in strategic planning brings a special level of understanding of the region’s banking environment to his new role with PCBB.

Frank has an extensive history in community banking. He was previously Group Executive of Wachovia’s Financial Institutions Division, responsible for managing existing and new relationships with banks, thrifts and credit unions. Among his accomplishments, Frank worked for Wachovia Corporation for 33 years, founded a bank consulting practice, was executive vice president at a community bank in Georgia, attended Stonier Graduate School of Banking and later became a member of the faculty. He also attended Wachovia’s senior management development program at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, is active in community organizations and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Davidson College, North Carolina.

“Frank Spence has spent his career dedicated to community banks and we are pleased to have someone with his depth of knowledge and extensive experience joining our team,” said Steve Brown, president and chief executive officer of PCBB. “Frank will work closely with community banks throughout the Carolina’s to help our customers achieve their goals and meet the needs of their customers”.

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About PCBB Pacific Coast Bankers’ Bank was founded in 1997 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pacific Coast Bankers’ Bancshares and an affiliate company to PCBB Capital Markets, LLC. PCBB is a state-chartered, FDIC-insured member of the Federal Reserve System, serving the interests of independent community banks by providing high-quality, competitively-priced correspondent banking services. All securities are offered through PCBB Capital Markets, a member of FINRA/SIPC.


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