United Security Bank Named as Super Premier Performing Bank

Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from United Security Bank

    FRESNO, Calif., April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Dennis R. Woods, President and
 Chief Executive Officer of United Security Bank,
 http://www.unitedsecuritybank.com/ , (OTC Bulletin Board:   UBFO) announced
 today that United Security Bank has once again been named a Super Premier
 Performing Bank by The Findley Reports. The designation was based on the
 Bank's operating results for calendar Year 2000.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000321/USBLOGO )
     The Findley Reports rating system categorizes banks that meet a wide range
 of performance criteria into one of three ratings. Super Premier is the
 highest rated category. United Security Bank is the only bank headquartered in
 Fresno and Madera Counties designated as such by The Findley Reports.
     "We are honored to again receive this rating," Woods stated.  "This is the
 9th year that the Bank has received this esteemed designation, and there are
 very few banks in the State that hold that record. We believe the rating is
 indicative of the bank's ability to successfully serve customers, communities,
 shareholders and employees with the proper balance."
     United Security Bank is the largest independent bank headquartered in the
 central San Joaquin Valley, with Total Assets exceeding $360,000,000. The Bank
 operates seven branch offices, an administrative office and three lending
 departments for:  consumer loans, construction real estate loans and equipment
 leasing. For more information about United Security Bank, visit the bank's web
 site at http://www.unitedsecuritybank.com/ .
 
 

SOURCE United Security Bank
    FRESNO, Calif., April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Dennis R. Woods, President and
 Chief Executive Officer of United Security Bank,
 http://www.unitedsecuritybank.com/ , (OTC Bulletin Board:   UBFO) announced
 today that United Security Bank has once again been named a Super Premier
 Performing Bank by The Findley Reports. The designation was based on the
 Bank's operating results for calendar Year 2000.
     (Photo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20000321/USBLOGO )
     The Findley Reports rating system categorizes banks that meet a wide range
 of performance criteria into one of three ratings. Super Premier is the
 highest rated category. United Security Bank is the only bank headquartered in
 Fresno and Madera Counties designated as such by The Findley Reports.
     "We are honored to again receive this rating," Woods stated.  "This is the
 9th year that the Bank has received this esteemed designation, and there are
 very few banks in the State that hold that record. We believe the rating is
 indicative of the bank's ability to successfully serve customers, communities,
 shareholders and employees with the proper balance."
     United Security Bank is the largest independent bank headquartered in the
 central San Joaquin Valley, with Total Assets exceeding $360,000,000. The Bank
 operates seven branch offices, an administrative office and three lending
 departments for:  consumer loans, construction real estate loans and equipment
 leasing. For more information about United Security Bank, visit the bank's web
 site at http://www.unitedsecuritybank.com/ .
 
 SOURCE  United Security Bank