SOURCE: Seacoast Commerce Bank

Seacoast Commerce Bank

SOURCE: Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings

Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings

March 20, 2015 14:59 ET

Seacoast Commerce Bank Announces Hiring of Nicole ("Nikki") Clarkson to Focus on Deposit Relationship Growth in the Southern California Market

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - March 20, 2015) - Seacoast Commerce Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings (OTCQB: SCBH) today announced the hiring of Nicole (Nikki") Clarkson, as Vice President, Branch Relationship Manager, for the bank's corporate headquarters branch in San Diego. Ms. Clarkson has 8 years of banking and sales experience, with the last five years as a top performer with JPMorgan Chase Bank in San Diego.

"Nikki is a great addition to our team here at Seacoast. Her success stems from her exemplary customer service skills and her ability to customize products and services for her clients," stated David H. Bartram, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Ms. Clarkson can be reached by e-mail at, or at (858) 432-5226.

Seacoast Commerce Bank is the 13th largest Small Business Administration (SBA) lender nationally, and the 4th largest in California, according to the SBA as of September 30, 2014. "Nikki's efforts, as well as our entire deposit team, will continue to provide the funding needed for our continued SBA lending growth to small businesses that are looking to acquire buildings for the operations," stated Bartram.

Seacoast Commerce Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings, is a business bank headquartered in San Diego, California, with full-service banking branches in San Diego, Chula Vista, and Glendale, California, and production offices in San Diego, Orange County, Los Angeles, Sacramento and San Ramon, California; Phoenix, Arizona; Denver, Colorado; Portland, Oregon; Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Houston and Dallas, Texas; and Seattle, Washington. For more information on the bank please visit our bank website at For more information on Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings please visit our holding company website at or contact Richard M. Sanborn, President and Chief Executive Officer at 858-432-7001.

Certain statements in this press release, including statements regarding the anticipated development and expansion of the Bank's business, and the intent, belief or current expectations of the Bank, its directors or its officers, are "forward-looking" statements (as such term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995). Because such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such "forward-looking" statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, risks related to the local and national economy, the Bank's performance and regulatory matters.

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    Richard M. Sanborn
    President and Chief Executive Officer