LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AMERICAN BUSINESS BANK (OTCQX: AMBZ) today is pleased to announce that K. Brian Horton has joined the Bank as a Senior Advisor. In this role, Horton will be assisting the Bank with strategic issues as well as working with existing clients and developing new relationships. Prior to joining the Bank, Horton was President and Director of California United Bank and 1st Enterprise Bank, which he co-founded in 2006. Horton also spent 18 years at 1st Business Bank, where he worked closely with many of the senior officers of American Business Bank.
“I am so pleased to be associated with American Business Bank,” said Horton. “From a reputation and culture standpoint, American Business Bank is the perfect fit, and I am really excited to be working with such a talented team of bankers, many of whom I have had the good fortune to have partnered with for so many years at my previous organizations.”
Leon Blankstein, President & CEO, said “Brian’s banking knowledge and expertise coupled with his talents for deepening client relationships makes Brian a true force. We are very pleased that he elected to join American Business Bank and look forward to much success.”
ABOUT AMERICAN BUSINESS BANK
American Business Bank, headquartered in downtown Los Angeles, offers a wide range of financial services to the business marketplace. Clients include wholesalers, manufacturers, service businesses, professionals and non-profits. American Business Bank has six Loan Production Offices in strategic locations including: North Orange County in Anaheim, Orange County in Irvine, South Bay in Torrance, San Fernando Valley in Woodland Hills, Riverside County in Corona and Inland Empire in Ontario.