SOURCE: HomeBanc


April 09, 2009 09:03 ET

HomeBanc to Host Grand-Opening Celebration for Its New Location in Pinellas County

Chance to Win Cash Prizes, Benefit From Special Bank Offers at the New Belleair Bluffs Office on April 14

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - April 9, 2009) - HomeBanc, known for offering customers "distinctive personal service," will host a grand-opening celebration for its new Belleair Bluffs office at 101 N. Indian Rocks Road. A business-to-business networking event and an array of special activities and giveaways will be offered to attendees as part of the grand-opening festivities on Tuesday, April 14 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Perhaps most appealing to many attendees will be the chance to win a $1,000 cash prize during the celebration. HomeBanc will award the grand prize in a raffle drawing on Saturday, April 18 when the grand-opening celebration continues with Breakfast at the Bank from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Complimentary refreshments will be provided as attendees to the April 14 event will have the chance to meet Jerry Campbell, Chairman, President and CEO of HomeBancorp, Inc., the parent company of HomeBanc. Campbell will host the grand-opening festivities and will be available for interviews.

HomeBanc's Belleair Bluffs office is located at the corner of Indian Rocks Road and West Bay Drive. The bank's hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

HomeBanc provides its customers with a different kind of banking experience -- delivering service that exceeds expectations. All HomeBanc customers are assigned a personal banker who works with them to easily and effectively handle their banking needs.

"The grand opening is a great opportunity for those who live or work in the Belleair, Sand Key and surrounding communities to check out our new bank, meet our people and have some fun, food and refreshments," said Campbell. "We are confident attendees will want to bank with HomeBanc because they will be pleased with what they see here -- personal bankers who know their customers by name and are eager to provide them a better kind of banking experience."

HomeBanc has full-service branch locations in Lake Mary, Lakewood Ranch (Sarasota), Belleair Bluffs and three other branches in the Tampa area at Rocky Point, Westchase and on Dale Mabry at I-275. HomeBanc also operates loan-production offices in Tampa, Lake Mary and Brandon.

HomeBanc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc. HomeBanc offers an array of retail-deposit products, along with SBA loans, special lower-rate FHA loans for first-time buyers, residential mortgage loans and non-traditional jumbo mortgage loans. It is committed to exceeding customer-service expectations and making the company a Great Place to Work® and a Great Place to Bank. The corporate headquarters of HomeBancorp is located on the 41st floor of the Bank of America Plaza building at 101 E. Kennedy Blvd. in downtown Tampa. More information on HomeBanc can be found at