(Scottsdale, Ariz.) - First Scottsdale Bank, a locally-owned, independent bank specializing in business banking, has appointed Kevin Kinerk as senior vice president. In his new position, Kinerk is responsible for business development, specializing in Small Business Administration (SBA) lending and small business banking.
“The market knowledge and banking experience Kevin brings to our team further solidifies our presence in the local community,” said Rich Vogel, chairman and CEO. “Our ability to make lending decisions at the local level, along with our focus on customer service is already helping us gain marketshare.”
With 20 years of banking and commercial real estate experience in the Phoenix area, Kinerk has guided lending teams that have earned numerous distinctions for their SBA-lending expertise. A graduate of Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Kinerk has twice been named Banker of the Year by Business Development Finance Corporation (BDFC) and Southwestern Business Financing Corporation (SWBFC) and has been the top producer of SBA loans in Arizona.
Kinerk is an active member of the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Arizona, serving as immediate past-chairman. He has also been involved with Arcadia Pride, Brokers for Kids, NAIOP, Valley Partnership and NAGGI.
For more information on First Scottsdale Bank visit www.firstscottsdale.com or call (480) 998-8408.
ABOUT FIRST SCOTTSDALE BANK:
First Scottsdale is a full-service, FDIC-insured bank focusing on small to medium size companies. The bank offers a wide array of products and services for businesses, including lines of credit, real estate loans, equipment financing, internet banking, treasury management services and merchant card processing.