SOURCE: Heritage Bank of Commerce

Heritage Bank of Commerce

June 26, 2012 17:17 ET

David Porter Joins Heritage Commerce Corp as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Jun 26, 2012) - Heritage Commerce Corp (NASDAQ: HTBK), the parent company of Heritage Bank of Commerce, today announced that David Porter has been hired as Executive Vice President and Chief Credit Officer of the bank, effective June 25, 2012.

"We are excited to announce David has joined our Heritage Bank executive team. With nearly 40 years in business banking, and 22 of those years in credit administration, David brings a wealth of experience to our organization," said Walter Kaczmarek, CEO and President of Heritage Bank of Commerce. "We are looking forward to working together and leveraging from David's previous experience in credit administration."

Formerly with Pacific Capital Bancorp, Porter was an Executive Vice President and Regional Credit Manager where he was responsible for credit approvals, monitoring, and problem loan management. He was also the former Director of Commercial Banking at Monterey Bay Bank.

Porter graduated from University of California, Los Angeles, with a Master of Business Administration, Finance and Accounting, and a Bachelor of Science, Economics.

Heritage Commerce Corp, a bank holding company established in February 1998, is the parent company of Heritage Bank of Commerce, established in 1994 and headquartered in San Jose with full-service branches in Danville, Fremont, Gilroy, Los Altos, Los Gatos, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, Pleasanton, and Walnut Creek. Heritage Bank of Commerce is an SBA Preferred Lender with an additional Loan Production Office in Santa Rosa, California. For more information, please visit www.heritagecommercecorp.com.

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