SOURCE: CommerceWest Bank

September 02, 2005 18:40 ET

CommerceWest Bank Donates to Hurricane Relief

IRVINE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 2, 2005 -- Mr. Ivo A. Tjan, Chairman and CEO of CommerceWest Bank (OTC BB: CWBK), announced today in show of support for the victims of Hurricane Katrina, CommerceWest Bank will make a corporate gift of $5,000 to the American Red Cross, and in addition will also match employee donations, which is expected to bring in several thousand dollars more to the total.

"The devastation is beyond my comprehension, but I can only hope that this donation will assist in getting what is needed to the area," stated Mr. Tjan. "Knowing that not only is money needed, but clothing too; CommerceWest Bank is also asking its employee to donate clothing that is needed for the victims."

About CommerceWest Bank:

CommerceWest Bank is headquartered at 2111 Business Center Drive in Irvine, CA, with Regional Business Centers in Orange County at 4685 MacArthur Court in Newport Beach, CA, and in the Inland Empire at 1611 Pomona Road in Corona, CA, and in South Bay at 19300 S. Hamilton Avenue, Gardena, CA. We offer a wide range of business banking services, including cash management, concierge services, full-service internet banking, lines of credit, term loans, nationwide commercial real estate lending and SBA Lending .

CommerceWest Bank will create a complete banking experience for each client, catering to businesses and their specific banking needs, while accommodating our clients and providing them high-quality, low stress, and personally tailored banking and financial services. Please visit www.cwbk.com to learn more about the bank.

Contact Information

  • Bank Contact:
    CommerceWest Bank, N.A.
    Kathryn F. Williams
    Telephone: (949) 251-6959
    Fax: (949) 251-6957
    E-mail: Email Contact