SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Presidio Bank (OTCBB: PDOB), a Bay Area business bank, today announced that it has hired Bryan Bredell as Executive Vice President and East Bay Market President.
Bryan Bredell has over two decades experience as a proven leader in the banking and finance industry. Most recently, he was Vice President/Commercial Banking Team Leader at Sterling Savings Bank since 2008. While there, Mr. Bredell established their East Bay Commercial Banking Center and was their company’s leading commercial banker in 2009, 2011, and 2012. Prior to that, he served four years as Senior Vice President/Regional President for North Valley Bank. During that time he established the de novo Sonoma County commercial banking region and led its expansion to $340MM in assets in three offices with 30 employees. Mr. Bredell earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from Brigham Young University and Master of Business Administration from George Fox University.
Steve Heitel, Presidio Bank President & Chief Executive Officer stated, “Bryan is well-known in the East Bay community as an experienced banker. His warm personality and pragmatic approach earned the trust of his large fan base of loyal clients. He also embodies the same Presidio Bank values of delivering exceptional, customized service and building relationships, all while giving back to the community.”
Mr. Bredell is active with Dogs 4 Diabetics, a Concord based nonprofit organization that provides medical alert assistance dogs to insulin-dependent diabetics at no cost. He is also very involved in assisting the Clayton Valley Charter School Booster Club and volunteered as a golf coach for the men’s and women’s golf teams at Clayton Valley High School.
Mr. Bredell said, “I am so pleased to join the Presidio Bank team at such an exciting time. Presidio Bank has established a reputation as a premier commercial bank in the bay area with sound financial performance and an unparallel delivery system and service team to meet the diverse needs of our many clients.”
About Presidio Bank
Presidio Bank provides business banking services to small and mid-size businesses, including professional service firms, real estate developers and investors, and not-for-profit organizations, and to their owners who desire personalized, responsive service with access to local decision makers. Presidio Bank offers clients the resources of a large bank combined with the personalized services of a neighborhood bank. Presidio Bank is headquartered in San Francisco, California and currently operates four banking offices in San Francisco, Walnut Creek, San Rafael and Palo Alto. More information is available at www.presidiobank.com. Presidio Bank is a member of FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.