Julie Borell Named Branch Manager of Columbia Bank's Martin Luther King, Jr. Way Branch Opening Spring 2001

Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from Columbia Bank

    TACOMA, Wash., April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Julie Borell was recently named
 Branch Manager for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Way Branch (1102 Martin Luther
 King, Jr. Way, Tacoma) of Columbia Bank, the principal affiliate of Columbia
 Banking System, Inc. (Nasdaq:   COLB).  Previously a branch officer at Columbia
 Bank's Fife Branch, Borell brings more than 10 years of banking experience to
 her new position.  She joined Columbia Bank in December 1997 and worked
 previously for US, West One, Security Pacific and First Interstate Banks.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010404/SFW095 )
     "I hope that Columbia Bank's increased presence will help exceed the
 neighborhood's revitalization goals," says Borell.
     Columbia Bank is a full-service commercial bank providing products and
 services to individuals, businesses and the real estate community.  Columbia
 Bank currently has 28 branches in Pierce, King, Kitsap, Thurston and Cowlitz
 counties.
 
     CONTACT:  Kim Wanta, Marketing Officer of Columbia Bank, 253-305-1971.
 
 

SOURCE Columbia Bank
    TACOMA, Wash., April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Julie Borell was recently named
 Branch Manager for the Martin Luther King, Jr. Way Branch (1102 Martin Luther
 King, Jr. Way, Tacoma) of Columbia Bank, the principal affiliate of Columbia
 Banking System, Inc. (Nasdaq:   COLB).  Previously a branch officer at Columbia
 Bank's Fife Branch, Borell brings more than 10 years of banking experience to
 her new position.  She joined Columbia Bank in December 1997 and worked
 previously for US, West One, Security Pacific and First Interstate Banks.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010404/SFW095 )
     "I hope that Columbia Bank's increased presence will help exceed the
 neighborhood's revitalization goals," says Borell.
     Columbia Bank is a full-service commercial bank providing products and
 services to individuals, businesses and the real estate community.  Columbia
 Bank currently has 28 branches in Pierce, King, Kitsap, Thurston and Cowlitz
 counties.
 
     CONTACT:  Kim Wanta, Marketing Officer of Columbia Bank, 253-305-1971.
 
 SOURCE  Columbia Bank