First Business Bank: Hires Kenneth M. James and Matthew Gibbs as Loan Support Representatives

For Immediate Release

Tom Stalowski is Promoted to Commercial Lending Associate

MADISON, March 23, 2004 – First Business Bank announced today that Kenneth M. James and Matthew Gibbs have been hired as Loan Support Representatives, and Tom Stalowski has been promoted to Commercial Lending Associate.

Ken brings over 11 years of banking experience to First Business Bank. He holds a BA in Communications with a double minor in Business Management and Marketing from Western Illinois University.

Matt is approaching four years of experience in the banking industry, with concentrated emphasis in the loan support area. He holds a BA in Finance from the University of Wisconsin–Whitewater.

Tom previously worked as Credit Analyst in Commercial Lending at First Business Bank and has over 10 years of banking experience. He holds a BA in Economics from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

About First Business Bank
First Business Bank was established by business owners and investors in 1990 to specialize in quality business banking for the local business community. First Business Bank offers a full line of deposit and loan products for businesses and business owners, including cash management products, Internet banking, retirement plans/investment management services/trustee services, asset-based lending, and leasing. For additional information, visit or call 608-238-8008.