Pair of Banker Teams Find the Right 'Platform'

Barba, Robert
May 2010
American Banker;5/24/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 79, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the acquisition of the Centennial Bank in Centennial, Colorado by former president of Colorado National Bank James Basey and his partners CIC Bancshares Incorporated. According to the article, many small community banks are looking to partner with platform banks as one way for longtime bankers to rejuvenate their careers. Golden Pacific Bancorp Incorporated's similar approach with a platform bank is discussed.


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