Pacific Continental Bank Once Again Recognized As One Of Oregon's Most Admired Companies

Executives from across the state select Pacific Continental Bank as one of the most admired companies in Oregon

Dec 11, 2015, 11:00 ET from Pacific Continental Bank

EUGENE, Ore., Dec. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Continental Bank, the bank subsidiary of Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), today announced that it was recently recognized as one of Oregon's most admired companies in the Portland Business Journal's 2015 Most Admired Companies survey. For the seventh time, Pacific Continental was ranked as a top-ten company in the "Financial Services" classification, placing seventh.

"It is an honor to be recognized by executives across many industries as a 'most admired' company," said Roger Busse, Pacific Continental's chief executive officer. "On behalf of each and every Pacific Continental team member, we are truly appreciative of this recognition."

In a survey sent to approximately 3,200 chief executive officers and top-level managers throughout Oregon and SW Washington, recipients were asked to select three companies they most admire across eight industry classifications. Within each category, companies named by the responding CEOs were identified as first-, second- or third-place choices. This year's survey marks the ninth year the Portland Business Journal has polled regional CEOs for this particular recognition.

Earlier this year, Pacific Continental Bank was named Business Of The Year for the small business category by Seattle Business magazine.

About Pacific Continental Bank

Pacific Continental Bank, the operating subsidiary of Pacific Continental Corporation, delivers highly personalized services through 15 banking offices in Oregon and Washington. The Bank also operates a loan production office in Tacoma, Washington. With $1.8 billion in assets, Pacific Continental has established one of the most unique and attractive metropolitan branch networks in the Northwest with offices in three of the region's largest markets including Seattle, Portland and Eugene. Pacific Continental targets the banking needs of community-based businesses, health care professionals, professional service providers and nonprofit organizations.

Since its founding in 1972, Pacific Continental Bank has received numerous awards and recognitions from highly regarded third-party organizations including The Seattle Times, the Portland Business Journal and Oregon Business magazine. A complete list of the company's awards and recognitions – as well as supplementary information about Pacific Continental Bank – can be found online at Pacific Continental Corporation's shares, a component of the Russell 2000 Index, are listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol "PCBK."     


Michael Dunne

Public Information Officer



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