ROSEMONT, Ill., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Cole Taylor Bank, a subsidiary
of Taylor Capital Group, announced the addition of four experienced bankers
to its Cash Management Sales and Commercial Real Estate groups.
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"We are absolutely delighted that we have attracted and continue to
attract top talent to Cole Taylor," said Bruce W. Taylor, President and CEO
of Cole Taylor Bank. "These individuals are all well-known and
well-respected in their areas of expertise. As experts in their fields,
they recognize and appreciate Cole Taylor's commitment to excellence in
serving the needs of Chicago's closely-held businesses. We are gratified
that they have chosen to be a part of that tradition."
The new banking executives are:
-- John D. Parsinen, Jr., Vice President, Commercial Real Estate, joins
Cole Taylor from BMO Capital Markets' where he was a relationship
manager in the Commercial Real Estate Group. Mr. Parsinen's previous
experience includes more than seven years as a construction loan
underwriter with GMAC Commercial Mortgage (now Capmark Financial
Group) and two years with Greater Illinois Title Company.
-- Karyn A. Duffy, Vice President, Commercial Real Estate, joins Cole
Taylor from Harris N. A., where she served most recently as Vice
President, Real Estate & Construction. Ms. Duffy also worked as a deal
specialist in loan syndication and trading at Harris and before that,
at Bank of America.
-- James W. Nylen, Vice President, Cash Management Sales, brings more
than 43 years of experience in treasury and cash management experience
to Cole Taylor. Most recently, Mr. Nylen was Director of Cash
Management Services at Marquette Bank. Prior to that, he spent more
than 40 years in the treasury and cash management field at Bank One
and its predecessor, First National Bank of Chicago.
-- Jennifer A. Tong, Assistant Vice President, Cash Management Sales,
rejoins Cole Taylor from Bank of America, where she was Global
Treasury Management Sales Analyst.
"The addition of these talented and experienced individuals further
advances our position as banking specialists for closely-held businesses.
They will be supported by a strong suite of products and services in cash
management, wealth management and lending services as well as by our
commitment to marketing and advertising," noted John Timmer, Executive Vice
President, Relationship Banking.
About Cole Taylor Bank
Cole Taylor Bank, a subsidiary of Taylor Capital Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:
TAYC), specializes in meeting the unique financing, cash management and
wealth management needs of the owners of Chicago's closely-held companies.
One of Chicago's largest independent banks with more than $3.4 billion
in assets, Cole Taylor Bank has supplied sound financial guidance to
Chicago-area businesses for more than 75 years. Cole Taylor Bank is a
member of FDIC and is an Equal Housing Lender.
For more information, visit http://www.coletaylor.com .
SOURCE Cole Taylor Bank