Bank to focus on expanding treasury management line of business
FREMONT, Calif. May 9, 2013– Fremont Bank, a leading full-service community bank in California, announced today that Katie Carter has joined its community banking group as senior treasury management advisor. In her new role, Carter will be responsible for implementation and ongoing support of treasury management solutions to Fremont Bank’s commercial clients.
Carter began her career in treasury management in 1999, working her way through the industry to become vice president of treasury management sales at Comerica Bank. She has broad experience in sales, operational control, information and project management, and related product development. At Comerica, Carter worked with a diverse range of more than 600 clients—from pre-revenue start-up ventures to Fortune 500 companies surpassing $100 million in annual revenue.
According to Kim Burdick, senior vice president of Fremont Bank’s community banking group, Carter’s addition to the team represents a strategic move by the bank to become a more significant provider of treasury management to clients by building a robust product line and a higher level of service and support.
“Katie is a highly skilled professional with a proven record of success at virtually every level of her industry,” said Burdick. “She’s a great addition to our team and has the knowledge and experience we need to make treasury management a more integral part of what Fremont Bank can offer its clients.”
Fremont Bank had record earnings in 2012, and is focused on expanding its commercial business through innovative products and services. Among other initiatives, the bank has recently enhanced its Business Online Banking program to ensure the highest level of account security and to help businesses manage their finances more efficiently and cost-effectively.
About Fremont Bank
Fremont Bank (www.fremontbank.com) is a leading retail and commercial bank, California mortgage lender, award-winning top philanthropic business and consistently ranks in Bay Area News Group’s “Top Bay Area Workplaces.” Founded in 1964, Fremont Bank is one of the oldest independent family-owned and managed banks in the state and focuses on personalized service for clients. It has 18 branches across the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, San Francisco, and Monterey with retail loan offices in Sacramento and Los Angeles counties. Find Fremont Bank on Facebook at www.fb.com/FremontBank and on Twitter at @FremontBank.