Level One Bank Announces Two New Directors to Its Board

Dec 13, 2010, 09:00 ET from Level One Bank

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Level One Bank announces the appointment of Stefan Wanczyk and Barbara Allushuski to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.

A lifelong metro Detroiter, Stefan Wanczyk has more than 30 years experience in the manufacturing, engineering, media, publishing, real estate & private equity arenas. He is currently President/CEO of Utica Enterprises Inc. and CEO of Hour Media (a Royal Oak, MI based media company) as well as CEO of Lauderdale Development (a Real Estate and Private Equity Firm). Wanczyk is a member of the Alliance of Area Business Publications, in addition to other affiliations.

Barbara Allushuski has extensive experience in various executive and managerial positions in all aspects of corporate human resources and sales and marketing. Currently, she is President of Right Management's Great Lakes Region – the largest global provider of Career Transition and Talent Management services. She is Chairman of the Detroit Regional Chamber (DRC) board of directors, the largest Chamber in the U.S. with over 21,000 member companies. Additionally, she is a board member of the American Heart Association, The Community Foundation of Southeast Michigan, and the Skyline Club. She was also Chair of the 2010 DRC Mackinac Policy Conference.

"We are honored to have Mr. Wanczyk and Ms. Allushuski join our already distinguished board of directors," stated Patrick J. Fehring, President and Chief Executive Officer.  "Each of these business leaders possess talents and experience that will prove valuable to Level One Bank as we continue our growth and expansion in 2011."

Level One Bank is a locally owned, full-service commercial and consumer bank, with assets in excess of $230 million.  The Bank operates banking centers in Farmington Hills & Novi with additional locations coming in 2011.

Level One Bank provides Commercial Banking Services including lines of credit, term loans, commercial mortgages, SBA loans and a full suite of Treasury Management Services. The Bank's Consumer Division offers personal savings and checking accounts including free checking, and competitive interest-bearing accounts such as Money Markets, IRAs, and CDs. The bank also provides a complete array of consumer loan products including first mortgages, home equity, personal lines, auto, recreational vehicles and credit card services. To learn more about Level One Bank, please visit the website at www.levelonebank.com.


Patrick J. Fehring

President & CEO Level One Bank


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