LAS VEGAS – Bank of Nevada’s Rachelle Crupi has been promoted to the newly created position of chief banking operations officer for Western Alliance Bank, the parent company of Bank of Nevada. The promotion is effective as of April 2, 2018.
Crupi has been with Bank of Nevada since 2003. Prior to this promotion she was president of Bank of Nevada.
In her new senior leadership position with Western Alliance Bank, Crupi will continue to be based in Las Vegas. Part of the Senior Operating Committee, she will be responsible for loan production and servicing teams, as well as branch, payment, lockbox and deposit teams of all divisions of Western Alliance Bank, including Alliance Bank of Arizona, Torrey Pines Bank, Bank of Nevada, Bridge Bank and First Independent Bank.
“As Chief Banking Operations Officer, Rachelle will bring strong knowledge of our existing business structure and a solid view of how our organization should evolve as we continue to grow,” said Jim Haught, President, Western Alliance Bank. “Outstanding operations and real responsiveness have always been part of our promise to our customers, and Rachelle’s leadership will continue to foster this top level of service.”
Crupi is an accomplished banker with more than 30 years of experience. She joined Bank of Nevada as regional president and was responsible for opening Bank of Nevada’s location at Hualapai and Charleston. Her responsibilities expanded to include oversight of all locations in Bank of Nevada’s Western region. She was promoted to president of Bank of Nevada in January of 2017.
Crupi is a board member of the Las Vegas Philharmonic, Southern Nevada Public Television/Vegas PBS and the Nevada State Development Corporation. In 2017, Crupi was among eight philanthropic women honored during the annual Vegas GIVES event, which raised $275,000 for Las Vegas charities.
“Rachelle Crupi exemplifies the kind of committed banker who has helped Bank of Nevada serve our business community by understanding their needs and supporting their goals with banking solutions that make a difference,” said John Guedry, CEO, Bank of Nevada. “I know she will bring this same passion to her broader work for Western Alliance.”
About Bank of Nevada
Bank of Nevada is a division of Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, the go-to bank for business in its growing markets. Founded in 1994, Bank of Nevada offers a full spectrum of deposit, lending, treasury management, international banking and online banking products and services, plus superior service to meet the needs of local businesses. With 10 offices in Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas and Mesquite, along with Western Alliance Bank’s robust national platform of specialized financial services, the banking division is a valued partner for Southern Nevada’s business, real estate, professional, municipal and nonprofit communities. Western Alliance Bank is the primary subsidiary of Phoenix-based Western Alliance Bancorporation. One of the country’s top-performing banking companies, Western Alliance ranks #2 on the Forbes 2018 “Best Banks in America” list. For more information, visit bankofnevada.com.
About Western Alliance Bank
With more than $20 billion in assets, Western Alliance Bancorporation is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies and is ranked #2 on the Forbes 2018 “Best Banks in America” list. Its primary subsidiary, Western Alliance Bank, is the go-to bank for business and succeeds with local teams of experienced bankers who deliver superior service and a full spectrum of deposit, lending, treasury management, international banking and online banking products and services. Western Alliance Bank operates full-service banking divisions: Alliance Bank of Arizona, Bank of Nevada, Bridge Bank, First Independent Bank and Torrey Pines Bank. The bank also serves business customers through a robust national platform of specialized financial services including Corporate Finance, Equity Fund Resources, Hotel Franchise Finance, Life Sciences Group, Mortgage Warehouse Lending, Public and Nonprofit Finance, Renewable Resource Group, Resort Finance, Technology Finance and Alliance Association Bank. For more information, visit westernalliancebancorporation.com.