ABILENE, Texas, June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- First Financial Bankshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIN), today announced the promotion of J. Kyle McVey to Senior Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer. The announcement was made by F. Scott Dueser, Chairman, President and CEO of First Financial Bankshares.
Mr. McVey joined First Financial in 2011 following two years with KPMG LLP in Jacksonville, Florida. He holds bachelor degrees in accounting and finance and a masters in accounting from Abilene Christian University, is a licensed CPA, and a graduate of the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at Southern Methodist University (SWGSB). While attending SWGSB, Mr. McVey was a two-time winner of the James B. Gardner Commerce Street Capital Scholarship, which recognizes participants who attain the highest level of academic achievement and best represent the educational ideals of merit and leadership. In addition, he was also recognized as valedictorian of his SWGSB class.
Mr. McVey's responsibilities include financial reporting, external and internal audit, investor relations and assisting in various other roles across the Company and reports to the Chief Financial Officer. He is co-chairman of First Financial's Customer Service First program and was instrumental in organizing the Company's first Day of Service in October 2016, which recently was awarded the Texas Bankers Association's Cornerstone Award for outstanding community involvement. He is a graduate of the Leadership Abilene program, having served as class President, and is active in the Abilene Young Professionals Association.
"Kyle continues to be an outstanding leader and performer for our Company and is very deserving of this promotion," said Dueser. "He has done an outstanding job in leading our Customer Service First initiatives and has led other internal initiatives to increase our noninterest income."
About First Financial Bankshares
Headquartered in Abilene, Texas, First Financial Bankshares is a financial holding company that through its subsidiary, First Financial Bank, N.A., operates multiple banking regions with 69 locations in Texas including Abilene, Acton, Albany, Aledo, Alvarado, Beaumont, Boyd, Bridgeport, Brock, Burleson, Cisco, Cleburne, Clyde, Conroe, Cut and Shoot, Decatur, Eastland, Fort Worth, Glen Rose, Granbury, Grapevine, Hereford, Huntsville, Keller, Magnolia, Mauriceville, Merkel, Midlothian, Mineral Wells, Montgomery, Moran, New Waverly, Newton, Odessa, Orange, Port Arthur, Ranger, Rising Star, Roby, San Angelo, Southlake, Stephenville, Sweetwater, Tomball, Trent, Trophy Club, Vidor, Waxahachie, Weatherford, Willis, and Willow Park. The Company also operates First Financial Trust & Asset Management Company, N.A., with seven locations and First Technology Services, Inc., a technology operating company.
The Company is listed on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the trading symbol FFIN. For more information about First Financial Bankshares, please visit our website at http://www.ffin.com.
Certain statements contained herein may be considered "forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based upon the belief of the Company's management, as well as assumptions made beyond information currently available to the Company's management, and may be, but not necessarily are, identified by such words as "expect", "plan", "anticipate", "target", "forecast" and "goal". Because such "forward-looking statements" are subject to risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations include competition from other financial institutions and financial holding companies; the effects of and changes in trade, monetary and fiscal policies and laws, including interest rate policies of the Federal Reserve Board; changes in the demand for loans; fluctuations in value of collateral and loan reserves; inflation, interest rate, market and monetary fluctuations; changes in consumer spending, borrowing and savings habits; and acquisitions and integration of acquired businesses, and similar variables. Other key risks are described in the Company's reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which may be obtained under "Investor Relations-Documents/Filings" on the Company's Web site or by writing or calling the Company at 325.627.7155. Except as otherwise stated in this news announcement, the Company does not undertake any obligation to update publicly or revise any forward-looking statements because of new information, future events or otherwise.
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