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In The News


Terry Chiu Appointed Senior Investment Officer At Mechanics Bank

Raulin J. Butler Promoted To Executive Vice President,
Retail Banking Group At Mechanics Bank

E.M. "Eddie" Downer Retires from
Mechanics Bank Board of Directors

Deberah B. Kelley Appointed
Executive Vice President Of Wealth Management

Mechanics Bank Responds To Target Stores Data Breach

Mechanics Bank Expands Agribusiness Lending Focus

Mechanics Bank Investments
Adds Seven Financial Consultants

Mechanics Bank Announces New President
And Chief Executive Officer

Mechanics Bank Appoints Brian Zeitler
As Chief Information Officer

Brian Smith Joins Mechanics Bank
Wealth Management In Roseville

Sara Houpis Joins Mechanics Bank Wealth Management

Mechanics Bank Named Top Corporate Philanthropist Again

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San Francisco Business Times - 3/31/2014 - Mechanics Bank CEO says bank is gearing up for more lending Read full story

The Wall Street Transcript - 3/3/2014 - Interview With Mechanics Bank CEO Christa Steele Interview Transcript (PDF)

Napa Valley Register - 2/15/2014 - Community Action appreciates bank’s continued support Read full story

Press Democrat - 1/12/2014 - On the Move: Mechanics Bank Welcomes Deberah B. Kelley Read full story

San Francisco Business Times - 1/6/2014 - Mechanics Bank's Eddie Downer retires from board Read full story

India West - 11/24/2013 - Kash Gill to Head Mechanics Banks Agribusiness Lending Unit Read full story

Appeal Democrat - 11/17/2013 - New banking post for Kash Gill Read full story

Sacrmaneto Business Journal - 11/8/2013 - Agriculture is a good business for farmers — and bankers too Read full story

San Francisco Business Times - 11/1/2013 - Top 5 Community Banks in Bay Area Read full story

San Francisco Business Times - 11/1/2013 - Mechanics Bank ratchets up investment services Read full story

Napa Valley Patch - 10/4/2013 - Christa Steele Named President, CEO of Mechanics Bank Read full story

Sacramanto Bee - 10/4/2013 - Mechanics Bank names new president and CEO Read full story

San Francisco Business Times - 10/4/2013 - Mechanics Bank retools with new CEO Read full story

Napa Valley Register - 9/13/2013 - Sophia Montes-Castaneda joins Mechanics Bank Read full story

Napa Valley Register - 8/20/2013 - E. Michael Downer leads longtime family banking business Read full story

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