Business Scene for the week of 3/6/2015
PLUMAS BANk BRANCH IN RENO
Plumas Bank has filed an application with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation to establish a full-service branch in Reno, where the bank currently operates a commercial loan production office.
Andrew Ryback, president and chief executive officer of the bank, said, “For the past several years we have been looking for an opportunity to expand our banking services into Northern Nevada. We’ve built a brand that centers on customer service and providing financial solutions to our clients and we believe that this customer-focused approach will make us a competitive force in the region. Bringing our philosophy and practices to Northern Nevada is the next step in continuing the proud tradition of Plumas Bank and we believe expansion into this growing market will provide a host of benefits to our shareholders, clients and employees.”
B.J. North, a longtime Reno local who is executive vice president, retail banking manager for Plumas Bank, said, “The bank’s philosophy is to deliver a high level of customer care along with a full complement of business and personal banking services. We are poised and prepared to serve the Northern Nevada community with enthusiasm. We are confident that Plumas Bank will be a perfect fit for the Reno business community.”