SOURCE: HomeBanc

HomeBanc

February 22, 2010 10:52 ET

William L. Thorpe Joins HomeBanc as Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer

TAMPA, FL--(Marketwire - February 22, 2010) -  Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc. has named William L. Thorpe as Senior Vice President, Chief Credit Officer for HomeBanc. He is based in HomeBancorp's Tampa headquarters, located at 101 E. Kennedy Boulevard, Suite 4100. 

Mr. Thorpe brings to HomeBanc more than 15 years of banking experience, specifically in the credit administration function. He has a Bachelor's degree from the University of Florida, a Master's degree from Marymount University and is a Commander in the United States Navy Reserve. Mr. Thorpe can be reached at (813) 549-5143 or bill.thorpe@homebanc.com

HomeBanc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tampa-based HomeBancorp, Inc., with six retail offices in Lake Mary, Lakewood Ranch (Sarasota), Belleair Bluffs and in Tampa at Rocky Point, on Dale Mabry at I-275 and Westchase. HomeBanc also operates six loan-production offices in Tampa, Lake Mary, Brandon, Lakeland, Gainesville and Bonita Springs.

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. The company has grown to more than $250 million 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.