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  • September 29, 2019 City National Bank Names Michael Speaker General Counsel LOS ANGELES – City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, today announced that Michael Speaker, an accomplished attorney with more than 15 years of experience, has joined the company as its executive vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary. Speaker has led teams of attorneys covering commercial lending and leasing, wealth and asset management, insurance, securities, and capital markets, among others.
  • September 24, 2019 City National Accepting Applications For Literacy Grants Totaling Up to $80,000 LOS ANGELES – City National Bank today announced that it is now accepting applications for grants to support literacy and financially-based literacy projects at public and private elementary, middle and high schools in six states and the District of Columbia.  Administered through City National’s award-winning Reading is The way up® literacy program, this year’s program will award up to $80,000 in both literacy and financial literacy grants.
  • September 08, 2019 City National Expands in Orange County With Opening of Second Commercial Banking Office to Service Growing Middle Market IRVINE, CA – City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, today announced the opening of a second commercial banking office in Orange County located in the City of Orange at 333 City Blvd., Suite 710.  The bank also announced that it has hired Kevin Guetig as senior vice president and manager of its new office that will service a growing middle market in the county.  Guetig joins City National from Wells Fargo with nearly 20 years of experience.
  • August 28, 2019 City National Provides At-Risk Students at Schools in Eight States With Backpack Donations Filled With Supplies LOS ANGELES, CA – City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business BankSM, today announced that colleagues of the bank once again collected 1,800 backpacks filled with school supplies as part of its 10th Annual Back-to-School Drive held this month.  The bank is donating these backpacks filled with supplies to 54 elementary schools and nonprofit organizations in California, Nevada, New York, Georgia, Tennessee, Minnesota, Washington State, and Washington, D.C.
  • August 05, 2019 City National Bank Acquires FilmTrack LOS ANGELES – City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, today announced it has acquired FilmTrack, a Studio City-based leader in intellectual property rights management, known for transforming the way the entertainment and media industry manages and monetizes intellectual property.
  • July 24, 2019 City National Bank to Sponsor Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles’ 2019 Los Angeles Builders Ball Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles (Habitat LA) is thrilled to announce City National Bank as the presenting sponsor of the 2019 Los Angeles Builders Ball® on September 26th at The Beverly Hilton. The annual, star-studded event celebrates outstanding individuals and companies that share Habitat LA’s commitment to revitalizing and transforming the landscape of Los Angeles. This year, Habitat LA will honor AECOM, Thrivent Financial, and The Los Angeles Rams. The evening will feature a reception, followed by dinner, and a special musical performance by The Pointer Sisters.
  • July 17, 2019 City National Bank Relocates Pacific Palisades Banking Office LOS ANGELES – City National Bank, America’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, today announced that it has opened a full-service banking office in the Pacific Palisades. City National has served the Pacific Palisades community for nearly a decade, and this is a relocation of an existing office.

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