SOURCE: Pacific Valley Bank

March 24, 2008 18:01 ET

Pacific Valley Bank Names Evelyn Witt Senior Vice President

SALINAS, CA--(Marketwire - March 24, 2008) - Pacific Valley Bank (OTCBB: PVBK) announced today that Evelyn R. Witt has joined the company as Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking.

In making the announcement, PVB President and Chief Executive Officer Ben Tinkey said, "We are fortunate to have such an experienced and qualified banker as Evelyn Witt join our senior management team. She brings a strong community banking background to PVB and is eager to continue to help with the growth of PVB."

Evelyn Witt has been in the banking industry for nearly 30 years, including the past six years with banks in Central California. After 18 years with Tokai Bank California in Irwindale, CA where she became Vice President of Operations Administration, she was recruited by Monterey Bay Bank in Watsonville, CA as Vice President of Central Operations prior to its acquisition by Union Bank. She later moved to Community Bank in Salinas, where she was Vice President and Loan Service Group Manager and Loan Compliance Specialist. Prior to joining Pacific Valley Bank Ms. Witt consulted for American Principle Bank, a de novo bank in San Luis Obispo and assisted with its organizational processes while in organization.

As Senior Vice President and Director of Retail Banking, Witt will be responsible for the formulation, implementation, and coordination of operating policies and procedures relating to operations and customer service within the organizations. She will also exercise the control over operations areas and be responsible for establishing goals and objectives.

Contact Information

  • For further information contact:
    Ben Tinkey
    Pacific Valley Bank
    (831) 422-5300

    Or visit the Bank's web site at