SALT LAKE CITY, July 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Celtic Bank is pleased to announce that Adam Cheng has been hired as Vice President of Business Development in the bank's SBA and Commercial Lending Department. Adam will be based in Houston, Texas.
Adam joins Celtic Bank with more than 10 years of SBA and commercial lending experience. Adam began his banking career as a Credit Analyst for a community bank in Houston, Texas. Most recently, Adam worked as a Vice President/SBA Marketing Manager for an independent community bank in Atlanta, Georgia. "Celtic Bank as a business entity is in high growth mode, which is the main reason I want to join this winning team," said Adam. "I believe my future prospects at Celtic Bank will be both rewarding and exciting."
"Adam's background in SBA and commercial loan underwriting and business development makes him a valuable addition to our team," said Chris Nalley, Senior Vice President of SBA Lending at Celtic Bank. "We are excited to have Adam on board and look forward to increasing our SBA loan production in the Greater Houston area."
Adam holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Management from California Polytechnic State University, an MBA from Arizona State University, and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). He is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and Taiwanese.
About Celtic Bank
Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, Celtic Bank is a leading nationwide small business lender specializing in SBA 7(a), SBA 504, USDA B&I, and conventional business loans. Business loan proceeds can be used for working capital, commercial real estate, commercial ground-up construction, equipment, inventory, business acquisition and debt refinance. Celtic Bank is an SBA Preferred Lender and is currently the 6th largest SBA lender in the nation. For more information, please visit www.CelticBank.com.
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