SOURCE: Bridge Capital Holdings

Bridge Capital Holdings

August 18, 2009 16:30 ET

Vinvision, Inc. Secures $6 Million in Construction and SBA Financing From Bridge Bank

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - August 18, 2009) - Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, a full-service business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley, announced today, it has provided financing to Vinvision to support their increasing sales volume. Working with the U.S. SBA and utilizing the 504 Loan Program, Bridge Bank provided Vinvision with construction financing that then converted into a permanent term loan.

"Our beautiful new warehouse, located in Castroville, California is a state of the art, efficient tool for shipping and storing California wines," said Cindy Kaster, President and Founder of Vinvision, dba Monterey Wine Company. "The project was completed on time and has garnered much attention, bringing new customers through the door. We are grateful for the opportunity to work with Bridge Bank especially during these trying economic conditions. The representatives at Bridge Bank were very professional, available and cooperative to work with."

Vinvision is one of California's largest wine distributors. The completion of their new 77,000 square foot distribution warehouse in Castroville, California will enable them expanded capacity to operate more efficiently and expand to serve a greater market in California. The building was designed with general contractor Ausenio, Inc., whose green initiatives have won several awards. Vinvision plans to incorporate additional green features in the future, with the installation of solar panels.

"We are impressed with the success Vinvision has experienced," said Neil Santiago, Vice President, SBA and Commercial Real Estate Division at Bridge Bank N.A. "We enjoyed the opportunity to work with their management team and help them with their expansion plans. Not only did the firm continue to effectively manage their day to day activity, they were able to bring the project in on time and under budget, with no disruption to their customers during the relocation."

Bridge Bank specializes in providing superior service and customized banking solutions to small and middle-market, and emerging technology business in Silicon Valley, California and the Nation. The Bank's product offerings include 24/7 internet-based business cash and treasury management, online account statement and item imaging, remote deposit capture, commercial lines of credit, growth capital financing, commercial real estate financing, international Export-Import financing and foreign exchange payment services, Small Business Administration 7(a) and 504 loans as an SBA Preferred Lender Participant-accredited direct lender, and factoring and asset-based loans through its Bridge Capital Finance Group.

About Vinvision and Monterey Bay Wine Company

Founded in 1980, Monterey Bay Wine Company has been dedicated to offering hand crafted wines to discerning restaurants and retailers throughout California. Owned and operated by three women, Cindy Kaster, Susan Burke, and Sarah Silverman, the company has grown exponentially from an initial three counties in Northern California to statewide coverage over a time span of 28 years. Their commitment to quality, of both product and representation, continues to fuel their growth.

Striving to fulfill their commitment to superior customer service, Vinvision Trucking opened in 1995. Their state of the art facility, based on the Central Coast, accommodates wineries and wholesalers throughout California. Recognizing the need for reliable service, they pride themselves on prompt, courteous and dependable deliveries.

About Bridge Capital Holdings

Bridge Capital Holdings is the holding company for Bridge Bank, National Association. Bridge Capital Holdings was formed on October 1, 2004 and holds a Global Select listing on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the trading symbol BBNK. For additional information, visit the Bridge Capital Holdings website at www.bridgecapitalholdings.com.

About Bridge Bank, N.A.

Bridge Bank, N.A. is Silicon Valley's full-service professional business bank. The Bank is dedicated to meeting the financial needs of small and middle market companies, and emerging technology businesses, in Silicon Valley, Northern California, and the Nation. Bridge Bank provides its clients with a comprehensive package of business banking solutions delivered through experienced, professional bankers. For additional information, visit the Bridge Bank website at http://www.bridgebank.com.

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