WHAT: The IBAT Associate Member Council - made up of IBAT Associate Members - would like to help you get involved at Convention, answer your questions, get your feedback, and share tips for success working with IBAT member banks. So please come early to join them for an exchange of information on how to make the most of your IBAT experience.
On Saturday, May 25, 2013, the First National Bank of Hebbronville celebrated "a century of strong and independent community banking." Curt Nelson of IBAT attended the celebration last weekend and presented the bank with a congratulatory Resolution on behalf of the IBAT Board of Directors. Israel Hinojosa, President & CEO of FNB Hebbronville, expressed his appreciation by saying: "We really appreciate all IBAT does for us and are proud to be members of IBAT."
In a ceremony on April 25, Robert A. Hulsey (American National Bank of Texas), Walter Johnson (Amegy Bank), Kenneth T. Murphy (First Financial Bank, N.A.) and the late Walter G. Lacy, Jr. (Citizens National Bank, Waco) were inducted to the Texas Bankers Hall of Fame at Sam Houston State University.
IBAT would like to congratulate Guaranty Bond Bank for their 100 Year Anniversary. A long-time member of IBAT, Guaranty Bond Bank has embarked on a year-long celebration, starting with a Family Fun Day at the main branch in Mount Pleasant on January 20th. IBAT was part of the special day and presented them with a resolution.
2012 looks to
be another banner year for the mortgage team at LegacyTexas Bank. With 19 of
the region's most experienced and respected lenders on board, the local
community bank is serving a fast-growing number of homeowners during the
current surge in home sales across North Texas. Gerry Taylor, who leads