February 24, 2021
ServisFirst Bank Announces Promotions of Two Top Bankers to Executive Vice President
Birmingham, AL -
ServisFirst Bank, a subsidiary of ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS), recently promoted Nic Balanis and Bart McBride to Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking.
“We are proud to announce well-earned Executive Vice President promotions for both Nic and Bart,” said Tom Broughton, ServisFirst Bank Chairman, President and CEO. “Nic and Bart have distinguished themselves in the industry and are two of ServisFirst Bank’s top bankers. ServisFirst Bank customers will continue to benefit from their experience, leadership and commitment to service.”
Nic Balanis, Executive Vice President
Nic Balanis has been promoted to Executive Vice President at ServisFirst Bank. He has spent 14 of his 18-year banking career at ServisFirst Bank. Balanis will continue to manage and lead a commercial lending team and the Cash Management Sales Team for the Birmingham Commercial Banking Group.
Balanis received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from The University of Alabama and was a member of the golf team. He also earned his Certified Public Accountant designation. He currently serves on the Alabama Trucking Association Board and as Treasurer for the Creative Montessori School. Balanis was named to Birmingham Business Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 list in 2018.
Bart McBride, Executive Vice President
Bart McBride has been promoted to Executive Vice President at ServisFirst Bank. He is a 16-year banking veteran and has the distinction of being one of the first ServisFirst Bank employees since its founding in 2005. McBride will take on an increased role in leading the Bank’s sales efforts and processes, while continuing to lead a commercial lending team in the Birmingham market.
McBride received his Bachelor of Science in Finance from The University of Alabama and later received his Master of Business Administration from The University of Alabama at Birmingham. He is involved with several non-profit associations, currently serving as the President of the Board of Directors of Preschool Partners. He is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Wooley Institute for Spoken Language Education (WISE) and Service Dogs of Alabama.
For more information regarding the promotions of Nic Balanis and Bart McBride to Executive Vice President, Commercial Banking for ServisFirst Bank, please contact Krista Conlin, Krista@KCProjects.net. To learn more about ServisFirst Bank, www.servisfirstbank.com.