Nevada State Bank Named Melissa McIntee Lovelock Branch Manager

Nevada State Bank has named Melissa McIntee branch manager at its Lovelock branch. McIntee joined Nevada State Bank as a professional banker in May 2007.

LOVELOCK, Nev. – Nevada State Bank has named Melissa McIntee branch manager at its Lovelock branch. McIntee joined Nevada State Bank as a professional banker in May 2007. She was quickly promoted through several branch positions including financial services supervisor and most recently branch customer service manager. “We are excited to have Melissa on our Retail… [More...]

Hospice Collecting School Supplies for Students in Need

Nathan Adelson Hospice locations will serve as drop-off points to collect school supplies for local elementary students. The hospice will be collecting supplies for students at Robert L. Taylor and Sunrise Acres elementary schools. The drive continues until Aug. 18. “Many schools unfortunately suffer from a lack of funding, and a large number of students… [More...]

Nevada State Bank names Tracy Johnson branch manager

Nevada State Bank has named Tracy Johnson branch manager for its Fernley branch, where she will oversee banking operations and client services.

FERNLEY – Nevada State Bank has named Tracy Johnson branch manager for its Fernley branch, where she will oversee banking operations and client services. Johnson brings with her 14 years of experience in banking, starting with a national bank in 1996 as a teller. She was quickly promoted through several branch positions ultimately reaching the branch… [More...]

Nevada State Bank hosts webinar “INSIGHTS: How to Reduce the Risk of Litigation”

Nevada State Bank is hosting a free webinar, “INSIGHTS: How to Reduce the Risk of Litigation,” on Tuesday, July 15, at 9 a.m. Pacific Time.

LAS VEGAS – Small businesses and entrepreneurs often do not have experience in the pro-active steps to help them avoid common sources of litigation. Potential litigation can arise from client interactions, business agreements among partners, business-to-business contracts with vendors and other organizations, and even lack of regulatory compliance. With this in mind, Nevada State Bank is hosting… [More...]

Improvements Coming to East Downtown in Reno

Reno’s East Fourth Street will be transformed during the second annual Positively 4th Street Better Block Project event. Considered “the gateway” to downtown Reno, Fourth Street is home to several historical properties but is in need of upgrades and repair. Local businesses are looking to spruce up the area through landscaping, adding a two-way bicycle lane, re-striping traffic… [More...]

Small Business Administration Recognizes Nevada State Bank for Business Lending

The Nevada District office of the U.S. Small Business Administration named Nevada State Bank Lender of the Year in 3rd Party Loan Production.

LAS VEGAS – The Nevada District office of the U.S. Small Business Administration named Nevada State Bank Lender of the Year in 3rd Party Loan Production. At the 2014 SBA Small Business Awards, Nevada State Bank received the Platinum-level award in recognition of the 16 SBA 3rd party loans it provided businesses in SBA FY2013. Nevada… [More...]

Nevada State Bank names Dana Adams vice president/learning and development manager

Nevada State Bank has named Dana Adams vice president/learning and development manager.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Dana Adams vice president/learning and development manager, where he oversees the training department and programming for colleague career development within the bank. Adams brings 10 years of learning and development as well as banking experience to his new role. He previously served as a learning and development consultant… [More...]

Rita Vaswani Steps Up to The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank

Formerly with the Professional Banking team at Nevada State Bank, Rita Vaswani, has joined The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank team.

LAS VEGAS – Formerly with the Professional Banking team at Nevada State Bank, Rita Vaswani, vice president/private banking relationship manager, has joined The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank team, specializing in serving the bank’s high net worth clients. Vaswani has more than two decades of banking experience and a strong background in health care and… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Names Ivette Barajas Vice President, SBA Business Development Officer

Nevada State Bank has named Ivette Barajas as vice president/SBA business development officer.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Ivette Barajas as vice president/SBA business development officer, where she is responsible for the growth of the bank’s SBA lending that meets U.S. Small Business Administration guidelines. Barajas brings more than 16 years of business development, underwriting and relationship management experience to her new role. She previously served… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Expands Product Management Team

Nevada State Bank has expanded its product management team with the addition of two new colleagues.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has expanded its product management team with the addition of two new colleagues. Adrick Akoopie is assistant vice president/bankcard manager, focusing on support of the bank’s consumer and business credit card products and working with bank colleagues to find tailored solutions to meet clients’ credit card needs. Akoopie is an experienced business banker in… [More...]

Family Owned Businesses 2014

The backbone of the economy, family owned businesses are an integral part of Nevada’s economic landscape.

Congratulations to the 2014 Family Owned Business Finalists It isn’t easy running a business, especially a family-owned business. Late hours, little to no salary and foregoing vacations can sometimes be exacerbated by family squabbles and employees that know the boss just a little too well. Nevertheless, family-owned businesses are the backbone of Nevada’s economy. This… [More...]

Several SBA Loan Requirements Eliminated

The U.S. Small Business Administration made significant changes in qualification for SBA 504 loans. The changes include elimination of “the personal resource test” and “the nine-month rule”. These modifications mean businesses will have an easier time qualifying for SBA loans, according to a recent statement by TMC Financing. “By eliminating the nine-month rule for expenditures, businesses that have… [More...]

Nevada State Bank names Erica Benson branch manager

Nevada State Bank has named Erica Benson branch manager for its West Sahara branch, where she oversees banking operations and client services.

LAS VEGAS  – Nevada State Bank has named Erica Benson branch manager for its West Sahara branch, where she oversees banking operations and client services. Benson has been with Nevada State Bank for more than 10 years, holding numerous positions, including professional banker, branch service manager, business center manager, territory sales manager and small business… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Reports Net Earnings of $2.3 Million and Loan Growth of $33.1 Million for the First Quarter of 2014

Nevada State Bank (“the Bank”), a subsidiary of Zions Bancorporation, reported loan growth of $33.1 million for the three months ended March 31, 2014.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Nevada State Bank (“the Bank”), a subsidiary of Zions Bancorporation, reported loan growth of $33.1 million for the three months ended March 31, 2014. Net income for the three months ended March 31, 2014 was $2.3 million. The first quarter income of $2.3 million is net of a pre-tax loss on the… [More...]

First Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program Coming to Nevada

Nevada’s first osteopathic fellowship program has the green light. The American Osteopathic Association approved Nathan Adelson Hospice for a Hospice and Palliative Medicine Program. The program is a collaboration between the hospice and Touro University Nevada. This is a first-of-its-kind fellowship in Nevada and one of only 11 in the nation, according to a recent statement… [More...]

Nevada State Bank names Ryan Ragland vice president, professional banking relationship manager

Nevada State Bank has named Ryan Ragland vice president, relationship manager for the professional banking group.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has named Ryan Ragland vice president, relationship manager for the professional banking group. In his role, Ragland will oversee all areas of professional banking services for his clients. Ragland brings more than 10 years of experience in the southern Nevada financial industry to his role. He previously served in various… [More...]

The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank welcomes new director Randy Boesch

Randy Boesch has joined Nevada State Bank as executive vice president/director of private banking.

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Randy Boesch has joined Nevada State Bank as executive vice president/director of private banking. He will serve as a member of the executive management committee and oversee The Private Bank by Nevada State Bank and the Professional Banking Team. Boesch most recently managed the Private Client Services Group at City National Bank for the… [More...]

Las Vegas Home Prices See 2.7 Percent Increase

Las Vegas home prices ticked up 2.7 percent in February – even as the valley saw fewer homes selling. According to statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR), the median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during February was $190,000, up from $185,000 in January. Total existing homes,… [More...]

Nevada State Bank Adds Duncan and Yu to Marketing Team

Nevada State Bank named Rick Duncan as social media coordinator and Ling Yu as marketing project manager for the Bank’s marketing communications team.

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Bank recently named Rick Duncan as social media coordinator and Ling Yu as marketing project manager for the Bank’s marketing communications team. Duncan will be responsible for the daily execution of the Bank’s social and online strategies in addition to digital special projects. A recent graduate of the University of Nevada,… [More...]

Nevada State Bank, as part of Zions Bancorporation, Earns 12 Greenwich Awards for Banking Excellence

Nevada State Bank was recognized by Greenwich Associates for excellence among the nation’s top banks for both small business and middle-market banking.

LAS VEGAS — Nevada State Bank, as part of Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ZION), was recognized in a survey conducted by Greenwich Associates for excellence among the nation’s top banks for both small business and middle-market banking. The Greenwich awards are based on more than 30,000 market research interviews with companies in the United States. Of the more than… [More...]

Nevada State Bank: Established in 1959

Nevada State Bank (NSB), the largest state-chartered bank in Nevada, has grown along with the state for nearly 55 years, succeeding despite the economic challenges that managed to defeat many other financial institutions. Today, it operates 50 branches in 20 communities across the state, and has over $4 billion in assets. Beginnings: 1959-1979 In the… [More...]

Nevada State Bank expands business banking team – John VanderPloeg named retail business banking sales manager

Nevada State Bank has announced the creation of its new team of retail development officers focused on serving small businesses.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank has announced the creation of its new team of retail development officers focused on serving small businesses in Southern Nevada. To lead this team, the bank named John VanderPloeg retail business banking sales manager. VanderPloeg will oversee staff development of the retail development officers to increase awareness and understanding of… [More...]