The Fauquier Bank Recognized as Chamber Large Business of the Year in Fauquier County

Dec 06, 2010, 09:00 ET from Fauquier Bankshares, Inc.

WARRENTON, Va., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Fauquier Bankshares, Inc. (Nasdaq: FBSS)  At the Annual Awards Dinner on Wednesday, November 10th, the Fauquier County Chamber of Commerce named The Fauquier Bank the 2010 Large Business of the Year.  Presenting the award, Rodger Baker, President and CEO of Fauquier Health Foundation said, "For over 108 years, The Fauquier Bank has served local business and our community, and has literally assisted in the building and growing of Fauquier County through the years.   As a full service financial institution,  this year's winner  has built its reputation on trust and sound business judgment, a business that is deeply embedded into our community, and a loyal supporter of the Fauquier County Chamber of Commerce."

Randy K. Ferrell, President and CEO of The Fauquier Bank accepted the award.  Mr. Ferrell said, "I am proud of our institution, and our associates who are involved in the Chamber and our community.  I appreciate all that the Chamber does for businesses in our County and Warrenton.  The Fauquier Bank is honored to be recognized as the 2010 Large Business of the Year."

Fauquier Bankshares, Inc. and its principal subsidiary, The Fauquier Bank, had combined assets of $624.4 million and total shareholders' equity of $44.1 million at September 30, 2010. The Fauquier Bank is an independent, locally-owned, community bank offering a full range of financial services, including internet banking, commercial, retail, insurance, wealth management, and financial planning services through ten banking offices located in Fauquier and Prince William Counties in Virginia. Additional information is available at or by calling: (800) 638-3798.

SOURCE Fauquier Bankshares, Inc.