BEND, Ore., June 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Patricia L. Moss, CEO, announced that the Bank has opened a new branch in the Forum Shopping Center, a popular retail center on the eastside of Bend, Oregon. This branch is the 18th branch of Bank of the Cascades and the 6th Bend branch. Earlier this year the Bank opened in the Old Mill District in Bend and plans an additional location to open on the inside Safeway on Westside of Bend in late June. Bank of the Cascades also plans to open a second Grants Pass branch in mid-July. The Forum Center branch is the second Eastside location in Bend for Bank of the Cascades. Julie Miller, SVP /Regional Manager commented, "The new branch will operate in conjunction with our current Safeway location on the Eastside. For customer convenience, both Eastside branches are open Monday through Friday, as well as from 9:00 to 3:00 on Saturdays." Miller also announced that Mary Raisanen, Manager of Bank of the Cascades East Bend Safeway branch will also serve as Manager of the new East Bend Forum Branch. The Forum Center branch is located next to McDonalds on Highway 20. The newly remodeled building features state-of-the customer service areas and two drive-up banking lanes. In addition, a Bank of the Cascades drive-up ATM is located in the center of the Forum. Headquartered in Bend, Bank of the Cascades is committed to its' mission of delivering the best in banking for the financial well being of customers. To accomplish this, the Bank delivers personalized relationship banking, competitive financial products, and advanced technology applied for the convenience of customers. Bank of the Cascades was recently ranked in the Top 10 of The Seattle Times Northwest 100 ranking of publicly traded companies in Washington, Oregon and Idaho. The Bank currently operates in the communities of Bend, Redmond, Sunriver, Sisters, Prineville, Salem, Keizer, Medford, Grants Pass and Portland. Cascade Bancorp, the parent company of Bank of the Cascades, is publicly traded on the NASDAQ exchange under the symbol CACB. For further information on the Company, please visit http://www.botc.com .
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