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Participants of KBW's 11th Annual Community Bank Investor Conference to Ring the NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell




Top executives from the industry's leading publicly-traded regional and community banks will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square to close KBW's 11th Annual Community Bank Investor Conference, which will be held from Monday, July 26th to Wednesday, July 28th in New York City.

In honor of the occasion, representatives will preside over the NASDAQ Closing Bell.


  • John Duffy, Chairman & CEO, KBW NY
  • Russell A. Colombo, President and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of Marin and Bank of Marin Bancorp (BMRC)
  • Christina J. Cook, EVP & Chief Financial Officer, Bank of Marin Bancorp (BMRC)
  • Tom Sa, EVP, Chief Risk Officer and Chief Strategy Officer, Bridge Capital Holdings (BBNK)
  • Lyne B. Andrich, EVP and Chief Financial Officer, CoBiz Financial (COBZ)
  • Lynda Nahra, President and Chief Executive Officer, Community West Bancshares (CWBC)
  • Christopher D. Myers, President & CEO, CVB Financial Corp. (CVBF)
  • C.G. Kum, President and Chief Executive Officer, First California Financial Group, Inc. (FCAL)
  • Ron Santarosa, EVP and Chief Financial Officer, First California Financial Group, Inc. (FCAL)
  • Ed Garding, Chief Credit Officer, First Interstate BancSystem (FIBK)
  • Jim Scott, Vice Chairman, First Interstate BancSystem (FIBK)
  • Lyle Knight, President and COO, First Interstate BancSystem (FIBK)
  • Terry Moore, EVP and Chief Financial Officer, First Interstate BancSystem (FIBK)
  • Brian Vance, President and Chief Executive Officer, Heritage Bank (HFWA)
  • Lawrence P. Ward, President and CEO, Heritage Oaks Bancorp (HEOP)
  • Len E. Williams, President & CEO, Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. (HOME)
  • Eric S. Nadeau, EVP, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary, Home Federal Bancorp, Inc. (HOME)
  • Hal Brown, CEO, Pacific Continental Bank (PCBK)
  • Roger Busse, President & COO, Pacific Continental Bank (PCBK)
  • Rick Smith, Chief Executive Officer, TriCo Bancshares (TCBK)


NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio


Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 from 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET     



Jacqueline Day

(212) 887-6790 (office)         

NASDAQ MarketSite:

Robert Madden

(646) 441-5045

Feed Information:

The Closing Bell is available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on AMC-3/C-3 (ul 5985V; dl 3760H). The feed can also be found on Ascent fiber 1623. If you have any questions, please contact Robert Madden at (646) 441-5045.

Radio Feed:

An audio transmission of the Closing Bell is also available from 3:50 p.m. to 4:05 p.m. on uplink IA6 C band / transponder 24, downlink frequency 4180 horizontal. The feed can be found on Ascent fiber 1623 as well.

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About KBW:

KBW has a longstanding reputation for providing superior service and creative ideas to our clients in the financial services sector. Our firm's traditions, values and experience are devoted to one goal – meeting the needs of our clients.

We have built our business and reputation on the high quality of our research. Our analysts follow over 600 financial services companies ranging from the largest financial services companies – to hundreds of mid- and small-cap companies. KBW's breadth and depth of research coverage is unparalleled and provides our firm with a unique perspective of the financial services sector.

Because of our singular focus, the resources we devote to the financial services sector match or exceed those of the largest investment houses. We embrace the latest technology and encourage our employees to be entrepreneurial and innovative. Likewise, we are quick to respond to the needs of our clients and seize opportunities whenever they may arise.

KBW is headquartered in New York City and we have regional offices across the United States, which enables our professionals to serve our clients in each region of the country. Additionally, KBW serves clients based in Europe through Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Limited, located in London, and in Asia through Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Asia Limited, located in Hong Kong and Tokyo.


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