FirstBank Southwest chosen as recipient of American Banker ‘Finest Banks to Work For’ Award
FirstBank Southwest (FBSW) has obtained the 2021 American Banker “Finest Banks to Work For” award, based on a information launch.
This award was earned by FBSW leaders by onerous work and focus each day to make sure that workers are engaged, making a work-life stability, and simply caring concerning the folks you reside and work with, the discharge stated.
The American Banker program is a survey competitors to find out which banks are the nation’s greatest employers. The method is managed by Finest Firms Group (BCG) and winners are revealed in American Banker journal. With the intention to be thought-about, banks have to be industrial or retail, or the industrial or retail banking items of diversified monetary providers firms. They have to even have a minimum of 50 workers working in america. The employer questionnaire captures details about office insurance policies and practices. All workers had been surveyed, and the focused response price needed to be 65% or extra.
“FirstBank Southwest is honored to be one of many American Banker’s “Finest Banks to Work For” listing for 2021”, stated Andy Marshall, President and CEO of FirstBank Southwest. “We attempt to supply our group with an gratifying office the place they’ll preserve a wholesome life-style. We’re particularly proud as this award is really a mirrored image of the dedication and loyalty of our unimaginable FBSW household.”
Brown & Fortunato, P.C. pronounces new attorneys and Tremendous Lawyer Recognition
Brown & Fortunato not too long ago introduced that attorneys Carlye E. Dozier and Jacque S. Mayes have joined the State Bar of Texas, based on a information launch.
Dozier joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the agency’s Litigation Group. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Amarillo Space Bar Affiliation, and the Amarillo Space Younger Attorneys Affiliation. She is admitted to apply in Texas and earlier than the Fifth Circuit Court docket of Appeals.
“Carlye brings an modern perspective to our litigation group,” stated Brad Howard, Brown & Fortunato Shareholder and Director. “We’re thrilled to have her on board and sit up for the assist she’s going to convey shoppers in her future on the agency.”
In 2016, Dozier graduated cum laude from West Texas A&M College with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Science. Previous to attending regulation college, she labored for 2 years as a day dealer within the grain merchandising trade, an expertise which helped her develop robust shopper relations abilities. In 2021, Dozier graduated from Texas Tech College Faculty of Legislation, magna cum laude. Whereas in regulation college, Dozier studied litigation and technique underneath the watchful eye of her mentor, the Late Honorable Decide Ruben Reyes. Decide Reyes instructed Dozier on civil trial apply and Texas civil process. She brings the information she gained by Decide Reyes’ mentorship to her regulation apply.
Mayes joined Brown & Fortunato as a member of the agency’s Well being Care Group. She is a member of the State Bar of Texas, the Amarillo Space Bar Affiliation, and the Amarillo Younger Attorneys Affiliation.
“We’re excited that Jacque is a part of our well being care group. Mayes joins 15 different healthcare attorneys in our agency to supply artistic options to our shoppers’ wants,” stated Jeff Baird, chairman of the Well being Care Group at Brown & Fortunato. Mayes graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Felony Justice from West Texas A&M College in 2016. She labored as a paramedic whereas finishing her undergraduate research and was named to the Dean’s Record and President’s Record on a number of events. In 2021, she graduated cum laude from Texas Tech College Faculty of Legislation the place she was a member of the Well being Care Legislation Affiliation and the Group of Ladies Legislation College students. Whereas in regulation college, Mayes competed and was a finalist within the Nationwide Tax Moot Court docket competitors and labored within the Low-Revenue Tax Clinic. Mayes additionally obtained the Revenue Tax Distinction Award and a Supreme Court docket Seminar Distinction Award.
Jason M. Temple has joined the agency’s Company Group, the place he advises shoppers on a broad spectrum of enterprise issues, together with entity formation, company governance, financing, reorganization and restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, enterprise transactions, contract drafting and negotiation, taxation, and enterprise succession. Temple is licensed in Oklahoma and is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Affiliation and the Tulsa County Bar Affiliation, the place he serves as a member of the Enterprise and Company Legislation Part and Younger Attorneys Division. Previous to becoming a member of Brown & Fortunato, Jason practiced with a premier enterprise and company regulation agency in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Brown & Fortunato, P.C., additionally not too long ago introduced Tremendous Attorneys 2021. John Ben Blanchard, Mary Bearden and Brad Howard have been chosen as 2021 Tremendous Attorneys, based on the discharge.
Blanchard has been chosen as a Texas Tremendous Lawyer in Enterprise Litigation Legislation. Bearden’s apply is targeted on well being regulation, and Howard has been chosen to Tremendous Attorneys for his apply in Labor and Employment Legislation. Every year, not more than 5% of the attorneys within the state are chosen by the analysis group at Tremendous Attorneys to obtain this honor. Tremendous Attorneys is a Thomson Reuters service.