SOURCE: HomeBanc

HomeBanc

August 25, 2009 10:00 ET

Jeffery S. Katz Joins HomeBanc as Vice President, SBA Loan Specialist

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - August 25, 2009) - Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc. has named Jeffery S. Katz as Vice President, SBA Loan Specialist for HomeBanc. He is based in Naples, Florida.

Mr. Katz brings to HomeBanc more than 10 years of Small Business Administration lending. He has a Bachelor's degree in Finance from Loyola University in Chicago, and his professional affiliations include membership in the Business Brokers of Florida and Florida Business Brokers Association, as well as being a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM). Mr. Katz can be reached at (239) 595-5335 or Jeffery.katz@homebanc.com.

HomeBanc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc., with full-service branch locations in Lake Mary, Lakewood Ranch (Sarasota), Belleair Bluffs and three branches in Tampa at Rocky Point, on Dale Mabry at I-275 and Westchase. HomeBanc also operates loan-production offices in Tampa, Lake Mary and Brandon.

HomeBanc offers an array of retail-deposit products, along with SBA loans, special lower-rate FHA loans for first-time buyers and residential mortgage loans. It has grown to more than $184,000,000 in assets since its inception in 2007, and 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 www.HomeBanc.com.