In The News

February 19, 2021

City National’s Verna Grayce Chao and Linda Duncombe Honored as Women of Influence

The Los Angeles Business Journal has recognized Verna Grayce Chao and Linda Duncombe as two of the city’s top female executives in the financial services industry. 


February 10, 2021

Entertainment Banking’s Randie Brooks Named Among Atlanta’s Leaders in Corporate Citizenship

Randie Brooks, vice president and relationship manager of City National’s Entertainment Banking team in Atlanta, has been recognized by Atlanta Business Chronicle as a “Corporate Citizen of the Year” for her incredible leadership and volunteer efforts during the ongoing pandemic crisis. 


February 8, 2021

City National Launches Virtual Corporate Card

City National Bank's Chief Marketing, Product and Digital Officer Linda Duncombe was featured in the Los Angeles Business Journal where she discussed the bank’s new virtual card.


January 13, 2021

Podcast: Linda Duncombe on How City National Is Advancing Its Brand Through Its Digital Strategy

Linda Duncombe, chief marketing, product and digital officer, joined the Marketing Trends podcast to discuss how City National has widened its scope of technology services in an effort to make the customer experience more streamlined. 


January 6, 2021

Podcast: Linda Duncombe on City National’s Digital Transformation and Entertainment Ecosystem

City National Bank's Chief Marketing, Product and Digital Officer Linda Duncombe was recently a featured panelist at Salesforce's prestigious Dreamforce to You conference.


December 21, 2020

New President Rich Raffetto Leads Middle-Market Push at City National

City National Bank President Rich Raffetto spoke with the Los Angeles Business Journal about the bank’s drive into middle-market banking and its Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) efforts. 


December 21, 2020

City National’s Brandy Han Named Among Los Angeles’ Leading Professionals

Brandy Han, senior vice president and group head of Capital Markets at City National, was recognized as a leading professional by the Los Angeles Business Journal as part of its “Thriving in their 40s” list. 


December 15, 2020

Martha Henderson Named to The Wrap’s Women ChangeMakers List

Martha Henderson, executive vice president and head of City National’s Entertainment Banking division, earned a place on The Wrap’s annual list, which profiled the 30 women “who saved entertainment.” 


December 10, 2020

Entertainment Banking’s Lane Hancock and Frank Zeppieri Named to Variety’s 2020 Dealmakers Impact Report

Senior Vice Presidents and Team Leaders Lane Hancock and Frank Zeppieri were honored as part of Variety’s annual Dealmakers Impact Report list.


December 10, 2020

City National Rochdale’s Elizabeth Dooley Named to the 2020 Notable Women in Financial Advice List by Crain’s New York Business

Elizabeth Dooley, managing director and senior portfolio manager with City National Rochdale, earned a top spot on the Notable Women in Financial Advice list published by Crain's New York Business


December 4, 2020

Nashville’s Diane Pearson Named a Top Woman in Music by Billboard

Diane Pearson, senior vice president and team leader of City National’s Entertainment Banking team in Nashville, has been recognized in Billboard’s prestigious annual "Women in Music" executives list for her incredible leadership and the Nashville team's heroic efforts during the ongoing pandemic crisis.