1st Century Bank

1875 Century Park East, Suite 1400, Los Angeles 90067
1cbank.com
Top Local Executive:  
Jason DiNapoli, CEO, President
310-270-9500


American Business Bank

400 S. Hope St., Suite 300, Los Angeles 90071
americanbb.bank
Top Local Executive: 
Leon Blankstein, CEO, President
213-430-4000


American Continental Bank

17700 Castleton St., Suite 100, City of Industry 91748
americancontinentalbank.com
Top Local Executive: 
Terry Lou, CEO, President
626-363-8988


American Plus Bank

630 W. Duarte Road, Arcadia 91007
bankaplus.com
Top Local Executive:
Lucilio “Louie” Couto, CEO, President
626-821-9188


Asian Pacific National Bank

333 W. Valley Blvd., San Gabriel 91776
asianpacificbank.com
Top Local Executive:
John Hou, Chairman
626-457-4888


Banc of California

3 MacArthur Place, Santa Ana 92707
bancofcal.com
Top Local Executive:
Jared Wolff, CEO, President (pictured)
Commercial & Real Estate Banking contact:
Hamid Hussein, President
Private & Specialty Banking contact:
Jay Sanders, President
Community & Business Banking contact:
John Sotoodeh, President
877-770-2262


Bank Leumi USA

555 W. 5th St., Los Angeles 90013
leumiusa.com
Top Local Executive:
Avner Mendelson, CEO, President
213-452-8600


Bank of America

333 S. Hope St., Los Angeles 90071
bankofamerica.com
Top Local Executive: 
Raul Anaya, Market President (pictured)
213-621-3600
Small Business Contact:
John Gomez, Small Business Division Sales Executive
Middle Market Contacts:
Raul Anaya, Market President and Commercial Bank Executive
Jane Navarria, Los Angeles Business Banking
Enterprise Loans/Consumer Lending Contacts:
Mark Sederquist, Managing Director Consumer Banking
John Fischer, Retail Lending Division Executive
Private and Wealth Management Contacts:
Brad Larsen, Managing Director U.S. Trust Private Wealth Management
Jeffrey Markham, Managing Director Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Division Executive
Jeff Wood, Los Angeles Merrill Lynch Private Banking & Investments


Bank of Hope

3200 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1400, Los Angeles 90010
bankofhope.com
Top Local Executive:
Kevin Kim, CEO, Chairman
213-639-1700


Bank of Santa Clarita

23780 Magic Mountain Parkway, Santa Clarita 91355
bankofsantaclarita.com
Top Local Executive:
Frank Di Tomaso, CEO, Executive Chairman
661-362-6000


Bank of Southern California

801 N. Brand Blvd., Suite 180, Glendale 91203
banksocal.com
Top Local Executive:
Nathan Rogge, CEO, President
818-637-7000


Bank of the Sierra

90 N. Main St., Porterville 93257
bankofthesierra.com
Top Local Executive:
Kevin McPhaill, CEO, President
559-782-4300


Bank of the West

300 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles 90071
bankofthewest.com
Top Local Executive:
Nandita Bakhshi, CEO
213-972-0200


Bank of Whittier

15141 E. Whittier Blvd., Whittier 90603
bankofwhittier.com
Top Local Executive:
Yahia Abdul-Rahman, CEO, Chairman
562-945-7553


Banner Bank

7182 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles 90036
bannerbank.com

Top Local Executive:
Mark Grescovich, CEO, President
323-935-6132


BBVA

10905 Atlantic Ave., Lynwood 90262
bbvausa.com
Top Local Executive:
Stephen Flynn, EVP, L.A. Market President, Commercial Banking
310-632-6691


BMO Harris Bank

515 S. Flower St., Los Angeles, CA 90071
bmoharris.com/commercial
Top Local Executive:
Tom Jennings, Managing Director, Commercial Banking
310-804-8076


Boston Private

801 S. Figueroa St., Suite 100, Los Angeles 90017
bostonprivate.com
Top Local Executive:
Denise Piper, SVP, Head of Western Region Corporate Banking
213-797-5200


Broadway Federal Bank

5055 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Los Angeles 90036
broadwayfederalbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Wayne-Kent Bradshaw, CEO, President
323-931-1886


California Bank & Trust

550 S. Hope St., Los Angeles 90071
calbanktrust.com
Top Local Executive:
Eric Ellingsen, CEO (pictured)
213-228-1700
Small Business Contact:
Gloria Miller, SVP, Small Business Manager
Middle Market Contact:
Matt Blackmer, SVP, Commercial Banking Team Leader


California International Bank

15606 Brookhurst St., Suite C-D, Westminster 92683
calibankna.com
Top Local Executive:
John “Jack” Briner, CEO, President
714-338-8700


Cathay Bank

777 N. Broadway, Los Angeles 90012
cathaybank.com
Top Local Executive:
Chang Liu, CEO, President
213-625-4791


CIT Group Inc.

75 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena 91103
cit.com
Top Local Executive:
Steve Solk, President, Consumer Banking (pictured)
626-535-5021
Small Business Contact:
William Sommer, Managing Director, SVP, SBA Lending
Middle Market Contacts:
Darrin Beer, Western Regional Manager, Commercial Services
Hillary Savoie, Managing Director, Corporate Banking
Daisy Stall, Managing Director, Entertainment Finance
Internet Banking Contact:
Ravi Kumar, Head of Direct Bank, Retail Banking Digital Products


Citibank

787 W. 5th St., Los Angeles 90071
citibank.com
Top Local Executive:
Lisa Deloney, Managing Director, California Market President
213-270-1392


Citizens Business Bank

701 N. Haven Ave., Ontario 91764
cbbank.com
Top Local Executive:
David Brager, CEO
909-980-4030


City National Bank

555 S. Flower St., Los Angeles 90071
cnb.com
Top Local Executives:
Kelly Coffey, CEO (pictured)
Richard Raffetto, President
213-673-8745
Small Business Contact:
Erich Klein, SVP
Middle Market Contact:
Michael Walker, EVP
Wealth Management Contact:
Michael Pagano, EVP, Private Banking


Comerica Bank

601 S. Figueroa St., Suite 1200, Los Angeles 90017
comerica.com
Top Local Executive:
Mike Dokmanovich, EVP, Southern California Regional Market President (pictured)
213-486-6200
Small Business Contact:
Jennifer Eltinge, VP, SBA Business Development Officer
Middle Market Contact:
Mike Dokmanovich, EVP, Southern California Regional Market President
Wealth Management Contact:
Morgan Rector, California Market President


Commercial Bank of California

915 Wilshire Blvd., 10th Floor, Los Angeles 90017
cbcal.com
Top Local Executive:
Claudia Bodan, EVP, L.A. Market President
310-882-4800


Commonwealth Business Bank

3435 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700, Los Angeles 90010
cbb-bank.com
Top Local Executive:
Joanne Kim, CEO, President (pictured)
323-988-3000
Small Business Contacts:
David Um, SVP, SBA Debt Manager
Soo Kook, SVP, SBA Manager
Middle Market Contact:
Kennith Chun, VP, Corporate Lending Officer


Community Commerce Bank

390 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont 91711
ccombank.com
Top Local Executive:
Michael Lasher, President
909-625-7891


Community West Bank

445 Pine Ave., Goleta 93117
communitywestbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Martin Plourd, CEO, President
805-692-5821


CTBC Bank Corp. (USA)

801 S. Figueroa St., Suite 2300, Los Angeles 90017
ctbcbankusa.com
Top Local Executive:
Noor Menai, CEO, President (pictured)
424-277-4526
Small Business Contact:
Shahid Kathrada, SVP
Enterprise Loans Contact:
Sing Lim, SVP
Wealth Management Contact:
Isaac Chan, SVP


East West Bank

135 N. Los Robles Ave., Seventh Floor, Pasadena 91101
eastwestbank.com
Top Local Executives:
Dominic Ng, CEO, Chairman, President (pictured)
Paul Branks, SVP, Regional Manager
626-768-6088
Small Business Contact:
Wai-Chun Li, SVP, SBA Manager
Middle Market Contact:
Paul Branks, SVP, Regional Manager
Enterprise Loans Contact:
Paul Branks, SVP, Regional Manager
Wealth Management Contact:
Agnes Lew, SVP, Director of Private Banking


Eastern International Bank

688 New High St., Los Angeles 90012
easterninternationalbank.com
Top Local Executive:
William Lau, CEO, President
213-687-7228


EH Private Bank

8484 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100, Beverly Hills 90211
ehprivate.bank
Top Local Executive:
Charles “Chuck” Thomas, CEO
888-392-5265


EverTrust Bank

2 N. Lake Ave., Suite 1030, Pasadena 91101
evertrustbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Jesse C.K. Kung, CEO, President
626-993-3800


Farmers & Merchants Bank

302 Pine Ave., Long Beach 90802
fmb.com
Top Local Executive:
Daniel Walker, CEO, Chairman
562-437-0011


First Bank

4301 MacArthur Blvd., Newport Beach 92660
firstbanks.com
Top Local Executive:
David Goodall, EVP, Commercial Banking California
949-278-8951
Business Banking Contact:
Joseph Jeong, SVP, Director of Business Banking
Middle Market Contact:
Bruce Young, Managing Director, Southern California
Wealth Management Contact:
Charles Claver, VP, Wealth Advisor III
Commercial Real Estate Contact:
Debbie Carpenter, SVP, Group Manager


First Choice Bank

17785 Center Court Drive North, Suite 750, Cerritos 90703
firstchoicebankca.com
Top Local Executive:
Robert Franko, CEO, President (pictured)
562-345-9092
Small Business Contacts:
Tom Vasquez, First VP, SBA Sales Manager
Nicole Swain, EVP, Chief Banking Officer
Middle Market Contacts:
Nicole Swain, EVP, Chief Banking Officer
Gene May, EVP, Chief Credit Officer
Mike Martin, EVP, Deputy Chief Credit Officer
Enterprise Loans Contact:
Nicole Swain, EVP, Deputy Chief Credit Officer


First Commercial Bank (USA)

200 E. Main St., Alhambra 91801
bankfcb.com
Top Local Executive:
Jason Lee, CEO
626-300-6000


First General Bank

19036 Colima Road, Rowland Heights 91748
fgbusa.com
Top Local Executive:
Cliff Hsu, CEO, President
626-820-1234


First Republic Bank

1888 Century Park East, Century City 90067
firstrepublic.com
Top Local Executive:
Scott Dufresne, Regional Managing Director
310-712-1888


First-Citizens Bank & Trust Co.

350 South Beverly Drive, Suite 150, Beverly Hills 90212
firstcitizens.com
Top Local Executive:
Hamed Tavakkoli, SVP
310-552-1776

Friendly Hills Bank

16011 Whittier Blvd., Whittier 90603
friendlyhillsbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Jeffrey Ball, CEO, President
562-947-1920

GBC International Bank

5670 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1780, Los Angeles 90036
gbcib.com
Top Local Executive:
Dennis Lam, CEO, President
310-826-4228

Golden State Bank

500 N. Brand Blvd., Suite 2300, Glendale 91203
goldenstatebank.com
Top Local Executive:
Tom Vertin, CEO, President
818-254-1052

Habib American Bank

928 S. Broadway, Suite F, Los Angeles 90015
habbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Saleem Iqbal, CEO, President
213-362-1200

Hanmi Bank

3660 Wilshire Blvd., PH-A, Los Angeles 90010
hanmi.com
Top Local Executive:
Bonita Lee, CEO, President
213-382-2200

HomeStreet Bank

1118 N. Vermont Ave., Los Angeles 90029
homestreet.com
Top Local Executive:
Mark Mason, CEO, Chairman, President
626-646-1795

HSBC Bank USA

3200 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles 90017
us.hsbc.com
Top Local Executive:
Kristen Parsons, Regional Commercial Executive,
Southern California Corporate Banking (pictured)
213-553-8089
Corporate Banking contact:
Paul Weeks, Market Head, Corporate Banking

IDB Bank

888 S. Figueroa St., Suite 550, Los Angeles 90017
idbny.com
Top Local Executive:
Kiyoun Kim, EVP, CA Regional Manager (pictured)
213-861-6440
Private Wealth Contact:
Gal Ben-Naim, SVP, Head of Private Banking Group

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (USA)

168 W. Valley Blvd., San Gabriel 91776
icbc-us.com
626-656-0880

International City Bank

249 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach 90802
icb.biz
Top Local Executive:
Michael Miller, CEO, President (pictured)
562-436-9800
Small Business Contacts:
Yvonne Santos, SVP/SBA Department Manager
Mike Sears, VP, Relationship Manager
Jeff Delva, VP, Relationship Manager
Jonathan Wan, VP, Portfolio Manager
Middle Market Contacts:
Jeff Delva, VP, Relationship Manager
Jonathan Wan, VP, Portfolio Manager

JPMorgan Chase Bank

2029 Century Park East, Los Angeles 90067
jpmorganchase.com
Top Local Executive:
Olivier de Givenchy, Western Region Head
Business Banking Contacts:
Jonathan Holmes, Division Director of California
Vaughn Lucas, Market Manager, L.A. North
Joseph Skowera, Market Manager, L.A. Central
Commercial Banking Contacts:
David Shaheen, Head of Entertainment Industries and West Region,
Corporate Client Banking and Specialized Industries
Tony Sciarrino, California Segment Head, Middle Market Banking
and Specialized Industries
Brennon Crist, Los Angeles Lead, Middle Market Banking
and Specialized Industries
Al Brooks, Head of Commercial Real Estate
Alice Carr, Head of Community Development Banking
Consumer Banking Contact:
Barry Simmons, California Divisional Director

Luther Burbank Savings

175 S. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills 90212
lutherburbanksavings.com
Top Local Executive:
Simone Lagomarsino, CEO
310-272-7370

Malaga Bank

2514 Via Tejon, Palos Verdes Estates 90274
malagabank.com
Top Local Executive:
Randy Bowers, CEO, Chairman, President (pictured)
310-375-9000
Small Business Contacts:
Mark Smith, SVP, Business Banking
John Tellenbach, SVP, Chief Credit Officer
Middle Market ContactS:
Mark Smith, SVP, Business Banking
John Tellenbach, SVP, Business Banking
Enterprise Loans Contacts:
Mark Bustamante, SVP, Income Property Lending
Mark Smith, SVP Business Banking
John Tellenbach, SVP, Business Banking
Wealth Management Contacts:
Mark Smith, SVP, Business Banking
John Tellenbach, SVP, Business Banking

Manufacturers Bank

515 S. Figueroa St., Fourth Floor, Los Angeles 90071
manufacturersbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Fumihiko Kusakabe, CEO, Chairman
213-489-6200

Mechanics Bank

9300 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 101, Beverly Hills, 90212
crbnk.com
Top Local Executive and contact for small
business, middle market and enterprise loans:

John DeCero, CEO, President
424-230-5393

Mega Bank

245 W. Valley Blvd., San Gabriel 91776
megabankusa.com
Top Local Executive:
Julian Fong, CEO, President
626-281-8228

Mission Bank

1301 17th St., Bakersfield 93301
missionbank.com
Top Local Executive:
A.J. Antongiovanni, CEO, President
661-859-2500

Mission Valley Bank

9116 Sunland Blvd., Sun Valley 91352
missionvalleybank.com
Top Local Executive:
Tamara Gurney, CEO, President
818-394-2300

Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd.

800 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1410, Los Angeles 90017
umtbusa.com
Top Local Executive:
Moshe Lari, CEO, President
213-362-2999

Montecito Bank & Trust

1000 State St., Santa Barbara 93101
montecito.com
Top Local Executive:
Janet Garufis, CEO, Chairman
800-348-0146

New Omni Bank

1235 S. Garfield Ave., Alhambra 91801
newomnibank.com
Top Local Executive:
Chris Huang, CEO, Chairman
626-284-5555

Northern Trust

2049 Century Park East, Suite 3600, Los Angeles 90067
northerntrust.com
Top Local Executive:
Jason Lawit, President, Los Angeles (pictured)
310-282-3800
Private Wealth Contact:
Matthew Rechner, SVP, Banking Practice Leader

OneWest Bank

75 N. Fair Oaks Ave., Pasadena 91103
onewestbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Steve Solk, President of Consumer Banking (pictured)
800-669-2300
Retail Banking Contact:
Heather Ellison, Head of Retail Banking

Open Bank

1000 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Los Angeles 90017
myopenbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Min Kim, CEO, President
213-892-9999

Pacific Alliance Bank

8400 E. Valley Blvd., Rosemead 91770
pacificalliancebank.com
Top Local Executive:
Benjamin Lin, CEO
626-773-8888

Pacific City Bank

3701 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 900, Los Angeles 90010
paccity.net
Top Local Executive:
Henry Kim, CEO, President
213-210-2000

Pacific Premier Bank

11661 San Vicente Blvd., Los Angeles, 90049
ppbi.com
Top Local Executive:
Jocelyn Pastore, EVP, Regional President (pictured)
Retail Banking Contact:
Julie Galian, First VP, Retail Banking Market Manager
310-943-5330

Pacific Western Bank

9701 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700, Beverly Hills 90212
pacificwesternbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Matthew Wagner, CEO, President
310-887-8500

Preferred Bank

601 S. Figueroa St., 47th Floor, Los Angeles 90017
preferredbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Li Yu, CEO, Chairman (pictured)
213-891-1188
Middle Market Contact:
John Stipanov, SVP, Regional Manager
Enterprise Loans Contact:
Robert Kosof, EVP, Regional Manager

Royal Business Bank

1055 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1200, Los Angeles 90017
royalbusinessbankusa.com
Top Local Executive:
Alan Thian, CEO, President
213-627-9888

State Bank of India (California)

707 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2900, Los Angeles 90017
sbical.com
Top Local Executive:
Salila Pande, CEO
213-627-7350

Sterling Bank & Trust

711 W. Valley Blvd., Suite 100, Alhambra 91803
sterlingbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Thomas O’Brien, CEO, President
626-576-8810

Torrey Pines Bank

9355 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 102, Beverly Hills 90210
601 W. 5th Street, Suite 100, Los Angeles 90071
Top Local Executive:
Kathleen Chapman, Senior Director, Commercial Banking, Beverly Hills (pictured)
310-623-8901
Commercial Banking Contact:
Keith Drake, Senior Director, Commercial Banking, Los Angeles
213-362-5240

U.S. Bank

633 W. 5th St., Los Angeles 90071
usbank.com
Top Local Executive and Small Business Contact:
Hamed Tavajohi, SVP, Los Angeles Consumer & Business Banking Market Leader
Small Business Contacts:
Rudy Medina, President, Southern California Market
Brian Hernandez, SVP Business Banking Regional Sales Manager, Los Angeles
Frank Esposito, VP, Business Banking Sales Manager, East L.A.
Cesar Hernandez, VP, Business Banking Sales Manager, North L.A.
Mariam Diyab, VP, Business Banking Sales Manager, West L.A.
Boltran Hu, VP Business Banking Sales Manager, South L.A.
Archie Lim, VP Business Banking Sales Manager, South L.A.
Daniel Hsieh, VP, Relationship Manager, Emerging Business, Los Angeles
David Mora, VP, Relationship Manager, Emerging Business, Los Angeles
Private Wealth Management Contact:
John Sinnema, Wealth Management Market Leader
Middle Market Contacts:
Dan Lykken, SVP, Commercial Banking Team Lead, North Los Angeles
Dean Beresford, SVP, Commercial Banking Team Lead, Los Angeles
Hans Getty, SVP, Commercial Banking Team Lead, Los Angeles
Enterprise Loans Contacts:
John Geresi, SVP, Commercial Banking Team Lead, Los Angeles
Mehrasa Raygani, SVP, Corporate Banking Relationship Manager

Umpqua Bank

16501 Ventura Blvd., Suite 101, Encino 91436
umpquabank.com
Top Local Executive:
Gene Dunford, Senior Managing Director
213-314-6602

Union Bank

445 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles 90071
unionbank.com
Top Local Executives:
Greg Seibly, President
Bita Ardalan, Head of Commercial Banking
David Pittman, Head of Investments, Trust & Wealth Planning
Todd Hollander, Head of Business Banking
800-238-4486

United Pacific Bank

1630 S. Azusa Ave., City of Industry 91748
upbnet.com
Top Local Executive:
Ruby Dixon, CEO, President
626-965-6230

Universal Bank

3455 Nogales St., Second Floor, West Covina 91792
universalbank.com
Top Local Executive:
Frank Chang, CEO, President
626-854-2818

Wells Fargo & Co.

135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles 90012
wellsfargo.com
Community Bank Contact:
Michael Ormonde, SVP, Region Bank President, Los Angeles Region (pictured)
800-869-3557
Small Business Contact:
Don Fracchia, EVP, Head of Small Business Administration
Commercial Banking Contact:
Stender Sweeney II, EVP, Division Executive, Commercial Banking
Derek Evans, EVP, Regional Manager, Commercial Real Estate Group
Wealth Management Contact:
Steven Mann, Regional Managing Director, Private Bank

Western Alliance Bank

601 W. 5th St., Suite 100, Los Angeles 90071
westernalliancebancorporation.com
Top Local Executive:
Kenneth Vecchione, CEO
213-362-5200

WNB Commercial, a division

of Woodforest National Bank

865 S. Figueroa St., Suite 3300, Los Angeles 90017
woodforest.com
Top Local Executive:
David MacDonald, Regional President, Corporate & Commercial Banking
213-404-1351

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