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Building a Community Partnership Program to Elevate Local BIPOC-Owned Businesses


Investing in a stronger Seattle, Seattle Bank partnered with Visit Seattle in 2022 to increase access to diverse businesses that foster the city's economic growth.

Ensuring (And Insuring) Your Money in the Bank is Still Money in the Bank


The safety of bank deposits is at the forefront of the news. While bank takeovers are rare, cautious individuals and businesses may take steps to ensure their money is always protected.

Tom Rees Joins Seattle Bank as VP of Mortgage Banking


Tom Rees has joined Seattle Bank as Vice President of Mortgage Banking. He is responsible for growing and managing a high-credit quality and compliant residential mortgage business centered around delivering exceptional service to clients.

Kayla Lewis Joins Seattle Bank as VP, Client Experience


Kayla Lewis joined Seattle Bank in December 2022 as VP, Client Experience. Her comprehensive understanding of the retail banking industry and her expertise in customer service enable her to develop forward-thinking strategies to meet the needs of the Bank's clients.

Steven Gerlock Joins Seattle Bank as SVP, Deposit Operations and Client Experience


Steven Gerlock has joined Seattle Bank as Senior Vice President of Deposit Operations and Client Experience. He has over 20 years of experience in a community bank environment focused on relationship-based banking with business and high-net-worth clients.

Sharleen Bonnville Joins Seattle Bank as SVP, Fintech Risk Manager


Sharleen Bonnville is Senior Vice President, Fintech Risk Manager at Seattle Bank. With over 30 years of experience as an internal audit manager, Sharleen manages the Bank's Partner Banking risk program, leading new partner integrations.

Howie Wu Named Seattle Bank Head of Product and General Manager of CD Valet


Digital banking leader Howie Wu has joined Seattle Bank as Head of Product and General Manager of CD Valet. In his role, Howie will drive innovation of digital banking solutions to enhance client experience, expand Partner Banking capabilities and manage CD Valet.

Five Ways Small Financial Institutions Innovated in 2022


Here are five examples of community banks or credit unions that were either the first ? and only ? financial institutions to concoct a tech-forward product or service, or proved to be firmly in the lead among traditional players.

New Banking Partnership Between Seattle Bank and Guidant Financial Streamlines Rollovers for Business Startups


A new banking partnership between Guidant Financial and Seattle Bank is simplifying Rollovers for Business Startups.

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