News Releases

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John W. Blizzard

President and CEO

206.568.7805 (office) or jblizzard@seattlebank.com


March 31, 2015

Seattle Bank Announces New Board Member

February 2, 2015

Jonathan Dizon Hired as Vice President and Treasury Consultant


October 31, 2014

Josh Williams Hired as Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer


October 9, 2014

Karen Mefford Hired as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer


August 25, 2014

Kim Carhee Hired as Vice President and Loan Operations Manager


June 23, 2014

Scott Montgomery Promoted to Vice President and Commercial Relationship Manager


June 19, 2014

Frank Rizo Promoted to Vice President and Manager of Seattle Bank's Wallingford Community Financial Center


June 19, 2014

Debbie Balovich Promoted to Vice President and Manager of Seattle Bank's Belltown Community Financial Center


May 15, 2014

Seattle Bank Hires New Chief


May 15, 2014

Seattle Bank names John Blizzard to be CEO


May 13, 2014

Seattle Bank Appoints John W. Blizzard As President and Chief Executive Officer


February 6, 2014

Seattle Bank Announces New Board Member


February 6, 2014

Keith McCullough Promoted to Chief Credit Officer for Seattle Bank


September 12, 2013

FDIC Removes Consent Order with Seattle Bank; Bank Also Raises $10 Million in New Capital


May 21st, 2013

Seattle Bank Helps Fill Food Bank Shelves


March 14th, 2013

Seattle Bank Helps to Meet Hunger Needs in the Community


January 7, 2013

Seattle Bank earns 'Outstanding Service to the Community by a Business Award'