CALIFORNIA BANK & TRUST DONATES $6,000 FOR NORTH COUNTY BUSINESS FORUM
California Bank & Trust (CB&T) is pleased to announce that the bank has donated $6,000 for the fourth annual North County Business Forum titled “Winning in the Recovery,” and set to take place on May 11. The event aims to provide the small business community with important knowledge and strategies to help grow their organizations. The bank will have a booth outside of the forum to education attendees on loan applications.
Palomar College will host the North County Business Forum on their San Marcos Campus. The forum will include two expert panels presenting their views on prospects for the coming year in real estate, investments, best practices and other topics, along with advice for businesses of all sizes. Kerry Ross, first vice president and Vista branch manager for California Bank & Trust, will serve on one of these panels. George Feiger, PH.D., CEO at Contango Capital Advisors/CB&T Wealth Management will participate in the forum as well. There will also be a luncheon and keynote speaker. The cost of the event will be $45 per person, or $500 for a table of eight, including sponsor benefits. Proceeds will benefit academic and scholarship programs for Palomar College students. For additional information on the event, call Pam Grasso at 760- 744-1150, ext. 2732, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the event website at www.palomar.edu/foundation.
Friday, May 11 from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Palomar College San Marcos Campus
1140 West Mission Road
San Marcos, CA 92069
About California Bank & Trust
California Bank & Trust is the largest community headquartered bank in San Diego with over $10 billion in assets and more than 100 branches statewide. CB&T provides a full array of financial solutions for businesses and individuals, including commercial lending, small business lending, SBA financing, cash management, international banking and wealth management. The professional bankers at CB&T are backed by major resources, yet maintain local decision-making authority and regional market and industry expertise. They are committed to providing clients with valuable business and economic insights and to connecting them with the beneficial business relationships they need to succeed. CB&T, as part of Zions Bancorporation, is a proud recipient of 13 Greenwich Associates 2011 Excellence Awards in banking and is the winner of the San Diego Union-Tribune’s award for the Best Bank in 2011. Equal Housing Lender.