Southwest Bank of Texas Invites You to Join Its First Quarter 2001 Conference Call and Invites You to Join Its Annual Shareholders Meeting

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from Southwest Bank of Texas

    HOUSTON, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with
 Southwest Bank of Texas (Nasdaq:   SWBT) first quarter earnings release, you are
 invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the
 Internet on Tuesday, April 17, 2001 at 11:30 am EDT with Paul B. Murphy, Jr.,
 Chief Executive Officer and President of Southwest Bank of Texas.
 
      What:        Southwest Bank of Texas First Quarter Earnings Release
 
      When:        Tuesday, April 17, 2000 at 11:30 am EDT
 
      Where:       http://www.videonewswire.com/SWBT/041701/  or
                   www.swbanktx.com
 
      How:         Live over the Internet -- Log on to the Web at the address
                   above.
                   By Phone -- Dial 1-800-752-1361.  Ask for Southwest Bank.
 
      Contact:     Investor Relations of Southwest Bank of Texas, 713-232-1163
 
     If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
 archived on the Web site www.swbanktx.com.  The call will also be archived at
 www.prnewswire.com.  A phone archive can also be accessed by calling
 1-800-677-6200 and typing "2399" as the PIN.
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast: The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and at least a
 28.8Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening to
 the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
     Please join the executive team of Southwest Bank of Texas for the annual
 shareholders meeting on Wednesday, April 25, 2001.  The meeting will begin at
 5:00 p.m. and be held in the second floor ball room of the St. Regis Hotel,
 1919 Briar Oaks Lane, Houston, Texas.  Please let us know that you will be
 attending by calling 713/232-1040.
     Southwest Bancorporation of Texas, Inc. -- the holding company for
 Southwest Bank of Texas, N.A. -- has rapidly emerged as the largest
 independent bank holding company in the vibrant Houston metropolitan area.  A
 $3.94 billion financial institution, we are big enough to offer the
 sophisticated services and technology of the nation's largest regional banks,
 yet small enough to build relationships that grow and endure.  Through our
 geographically diverse branch system of 32 financial centers, we offer a broad
 range of commercial, treasury management, private, retail and mortgage banking
 services to small-and middle-market businesses and individuals.  With
 $35 million of lending power, we are positioned as the preeminent
 middle-market lender in our market area.
 
 

SOURCE Southwest Bank of Texas
    HOUSTON, April 11 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with
 Southwest Bank of Texas (Nasdaq:   SWBT) first quarter earnings release, you are
 invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the
 Internet on Tuesday, April 17, 2001 at 11:30 am EDT with Paul B. Murphy, Jr.,
 Chief Executive Officer and President of Southwest Bank of Texas.
 
      What:        Southwest Bank of Texas First Quarter Earnings Release
 
      When:        Tuesday, April 17, 2000 at 11:30 am EDT
 
      Where:       http://www.videonewswire.com/SWBT/041701/  or
                   www.swbanktx.com
 
      How:         Live over the Internet -- Log on to the Web at the address
                   above.
                   By Phone -- Dial 1-800-752-1361.  Ask for Southwest Bank.
 
      Contact:     Investor Relations of Southwest Bank of Texas, 713-232-1163
 
     If you are unable to participate during the live webcast, the call will be
 archived on the Web site www.swbanktx.com.  The call will also be archived at
 www.prnewswire.com.  A phone archive can also be accessed by calling
 1-800-677-6200 and typing "2399" as the PIN.
     (Minimum Requirements to listen to broadcast: The RealPlayer software,
 downloadable free from www.real.com/products/player/index.html, and at least a
 28.8Kbps connection to the Internet.  If you experience problems listening to
 the broadcast, send an email to webmaster@vdat.com.)
 
     Please join the executive team of Southwest Bank of Texas for the annual
 shareholders meeting on Wednesday, April 25, 2001.  The meeting will begin at
 5:00 p.m. and be held in the second floor ball room of the St. Regis Hotel,
 1919 Briar Oaks Lane, Houston, Texas.  Please let us know that you will be
 attending by calling 713/232-1040.
     Southwest Bancorporation of Texas, Inc. -- the holding company for
 Southwest Bank of Texas, N.A. -- has rapidly emerged as the largest
 independent bank holding company in the vibrant Houston metropolitan area.  A
 $3.94 billion financial institution, we are big enough to offer the
 sophisticated services and technology of the nation's largest regional banks,
 yet small enough to build relationships that grow and endure.  Through our
 geographically diverse branch system of 32 financial centers, we offer a broad
 range of commercial, treasury management, private, retail and mortgage banking
 services to small-and middle-market businesses and individuals.  With
 $35 million of lending power, we are positioned as the preeminent
 middle-market lender in our market area.
 
 SOURCE  Southwest Bank of Texas