September 01, 2015

ServisFirst Bank Tennessee Converts Loan Production Office to Traditional

Accomplishments reflect long-term success

Nashville, TN -

ServisFirst Bank Tennessee, a division of ServisFirst Bancshares (NASDAQ:SFBS) and operating as a loan production office since 2013, obtains regulatory approval to open a traditional bank in Nashville. As of June 30, ServisFirst Bank’s Nashville office reached more than $200 million in loans.

The Bank will be located at Palmer Plaza, 1801 West End Ave., Suite 110, along with new office space in Suite 800. The retail branch and new office will occupy 10,000 square feet. When open, over twenty bankers will be in the Nashville banking office.

ServisFirst Bank Tennessee attributes its success in large to its core business model, focusing first on customer service while hiring local experienced bankers that deliver all the capabilities of a large bank. The Bank concentrates on building long-term relationships in the commercial, healthcare and private banking sectors.

“We are thrilled to celebrate tremendous growth and success in Tennessee during our first two years of operations,” said Bradford Vieira, Senior Vice President, Commercial Banking Manager, ServisFirst Bank Tennessee. “Our growing team and strong client base are testaments to our team’s abilities and their continued success in building brand recognition in Tennessee. We will continue with our exceptional service delivery to our clients in our new location. In my opinion, we have one of the strongest commercial banking teams in Nashville, as evidence by our strong growth and loyal client base. We will continue to form new long term commercial and private banking relationships, while always providing the very best customer service.”

For more information on ServisFirst Bank, please contact Krista Conlin at 205-937-3777.