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Mar 11, 2015, 15:10 ET
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Bank of the West Opens Full Service Wealth Management & Banking Center in Indian Wells

 Bank of the West today announced the opening of its new wealth management and banking center in Indian Wells, CA, located at 74-989 Highway...

Feb 27, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Bank of the West's Wealth Management Group Strengthens its Denver Team with Key Hires

Bank of the West announced today the appointment of several client-facing executives who have joined the organization in its Wealth Management...

Feb 26, 2015, 08:15 ET
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Bank of the West Launches Scan to Pay, One of the First, Most Accurate and Easiest Mobile Bill Payment Features in the U.S.

 Bank of the West announces the availability of Scan to Pay, a new bill payment feature soft launched  in its mobile app in October 2014....

Feb 17, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Victor Polich Joins Bank of the West as National Sales Manager for its Mortgage Banking Division

 Bank of the West announced today that Victor Polich has joined the bank as senior vice president, Mortgage Banking Division's (MBD) National...

Feb 12, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Bank of the West Named Best Private Bank for Client Service by Private Asset Management

 Bank of the West has been named Best Private Bank for Client Service by Private Asset Management (PAM) magazine. Designed for investment...

Feb 11, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Bank of the West Strengthens its Mid-Cap Technology Team with Key Hire

 Bank of the West announced today that Lee Merkle-Raymond has joined Bank of the West's Commercial Banking Group (CBG) as a commercial regional...

Jan 20, 2015, 18:15 ET
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Bank of the West and Fruition Sciences recognize wineries and viticulture experts for industry advancements

 Bank of the West and Fruition Sciences today recognized the winner and two finalists of the second annual Vintage Report Innovation Award...

Jan 06, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Three Finalists Announced for Vintage Report Innovation Award Presented by Bank of the West

 Today, Bank of the West and Fruition Sciences have announced three finalists for the 2014 Vintage Report Innovation Award Presented by Bank of...

Dec 22, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Bank of the West and Operation HOPE launch financial education resource center in Southern California

Bank of the West is proud to announce its collaboration with national nonprofit Operation HOPE in bringing the nonprofit's seventh HOPE Inside...

Dec 18, 2014, 13:55 ET
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Bank of the West's Commercial Banking Group Promotes Matthew Weidle to Director and Market Manager

Bank of the West announced today that Matthew Weidle has been promoted to Director and Market Manager in the bank's Commercial Banking Group,...

Dec 12, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Bank of the West Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Its Pacific Rim Client Appreciation Dinner with Look to the Future

 Bank of the West celebrated the 20th anniversary of its Pacific Rim Client Appreciation dinner on Thursday, December 11 in Pasadena, CA....

Dec 09, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Bank of the West Grows Bay Area Arts Support with Cantor Arts Center and Sonoma Valley Museum of Art Sponsorships

 With California roots dating back more than 140 years, Bank of the West announced new support of Stanford University's Cantor Arts Center...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Bank of the West Strengthens its Chicago-Based National Banking Group

 Bank of the West announced today several promotions and new hires supporting its growing National Banking Group in Chicago. The office, which...

Dec 01, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Bank of the West Strengthens its Chicago-based Private Equity Team with Key Hire

 As Bank of the West approaches its two-year anniversary in Chicago, it announced today that Phil Kain, a well-respected specialist in the...

Nov 24, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Bank of the West Strengthens its Chicago-based Team with National Banking Officer

 Bank of the West today announced that Diane Marshall has been appointed as a vice president, national banking officer in its Commercial...

Nov 19, 2014, 13:15 ET
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Bank of the West Names IDEO.org and Inner City Advisors as $100k Grant Winners of 2014 Philanthropy Awards

 Bank of the West is proud to announce that IDEO.org, a nonprofit design firm, and Inner City Advisors (ICA), an economic development...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Bank of the West, a BNP Paribas Subsidiary, Opens Southeast Commercial Banking Office in Atlanta in Response to Market Demand

 In response to its growing client base in Atlanta and the Southeast corridor, Bank of the West, a subsidiary of BNP Paribas (BNPP),...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Survey Reveals Significant Differences Between Men and Women When it Comes to Launching and Operating a Business

 Most small business owners agree that starting, owning and running a business comes with its difficulties, and women owners specifically often...

Oct 08, 2014, 11:00 ET
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Bank of the West Awarded a 2014 Identity Safety in Banking Award by Javelin Strategy & Research

 Bank of the West announced today that it received 2014 Identity Safety in Banking Award in Prevention category from Javelin Strategy &...

Oct 01, 2014, 15:40 ET
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Essex Credit Corporation Merges with Bank of the West

 Solidifying its position as one of the premier RV and marine lenders nationwide, Bank of the West announced today that Essex Credit...