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Sanibel Captiva Community Bank opens Gateway branch

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank has opened its seventh Southwest Florida branch. Located at the corner of Gateway Boulevard and Devonshire Lakes Drive, the Gateway branch will provide customers with hands-on, individual banking service Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and until 5 p.m. on Fridays.

“We are proud to be the only bank open and operating in Gateway,” said Craig Albert, president, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank. “Businesses and neighborhood residents alike will find the branch location very convenient and easy to conduct banking business.”

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank celebrates Downtown Fort Myers branch opening

Brian Murty, Tim Murty, Patty Murty, Craig Albert

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank celebrated the opening of their newest branch located in Downtown Fort Myers during a reception at The Bacchus Room at Prime de Leon.

The bank’s sixth branch is located in the Edison Theatre building at 1533 Hendry Street. Customers can transact banking business and take advantage of hands-on, individual service Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and until 5 p.m. on Fridays.

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Jonathan Ruiz, Mike Gadaleta, Josh Hall, Jake Stoutenburgh, Brian Terrell

Jaci Fitch, Veronica LeBlanc, Jennifer Briggs, Jake Stoutenburgh

David Wright, Jack Morgan, Beth Countryman, Wilbur Smith

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Dan Edrizal, Jaci Fitch, Kristin DiIorio

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Bill Dillon, Gus Simmons, Tina Dicharia, Brian Cheffer, Jack Morgan

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Sanibel Captiva Community Bank hires Leblanc

Veronica Leblanc has joined Sanibel Captiva Community Bank as vice president and office manager of the bank’s new Gateway branch, opening early February at the corner of Gateway Boulevard and Devonshire Lakes Drive. She will manage daily operations and customer relationships, including business and consumer banking.

With more than 15 years in the banking industry, Leblanc most recently served as an assistant branch manager at another Southwest Florida bank. She attended Ancilla College in Plymouth, Indiana.

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank opens new branch in downtown Fort Myers

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank has opened its sixth Southwest Florida branch in downtown Fort Myers. Located in the Edison Theatre building at 1533 Hendry Street, the bank will provide customers with hands-on, individual banking service Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and until 5 p.m. on Fridays.

“Downtown Fort Myers will once again have a local bank presence,” said Craig Albert, president, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank. “The location is extremely convenient for the business community, as well as neighborhood residents, and we look forward to seeing them in the branch.”

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank announces new Gateway branch location

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Sanibel Captiva Community Bank will open a new Gateway branch at 11691 Gateway Blvd., Suite 101, located at the corner of Gateway Boulevard and Devonshire Lakes Drive. Construction is underway and the branch will open in the first quarter of 2017. In addition to the new Gateway branch, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank is opening a new downtown Fort Myers branch in the Edison Theatre building at 1533 Hendry Street in early 2017.

“We are thrilled to open the new Gateway location and bring community banking to Gateway,” said Craig Albert, president, Sanibel Captiva Community Bank. “We look forward to providing individual attention and comprehensive banking services to neighborhood residents and businesses.”

Customers will have access to hands-on, individual personal and business banking services from five bank employees who will staff the new location, as well as an ATM that will be accessible 24/7. Sanibel Captiva Community Bank’s residential loan officer, Mike Hartman, will also be based in the Gateway branch for customers’ residential lending needs.

The News-Press names Sanibel Captiva Community Bank Business of the Year finalist

Just announced: Sanibel Captiva Community Bank is a Business of the Year finalist for The News-Press People of the Year awards.

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The bank is not only about the services it provides, its expansion to four other locations in Lee County, but also its local commitment and investment as 91 percent of its business is with individuals and businesses within Lee County.  The rest is mainly in Collier and Charlotte counties.

Its home loans increased from 235 in 2011 to 534 in 2015, totaling $131,718,000. Over the past year, the bank rocketed from 21st to third among the most profitable banks chartered in Florida. Independent Banker magazine ranked its total assets of $150 million to $300 million as 18th nationally among the most successful community banks.

Keeping it local also extends to its employees as 97 percent of the 69 live in Lee. The bank hired 10 new employees this year and over the past five years, increased its employee count by 64 percent.

Those employees also contribute to more than 85 non-profit, education and cultural causes and they also give of their time and have leadership roles on many civic groups and charitable agencies. The bank’s charitable contributions and sponsorships have totaled $120,000 so far in 2016.

In her nomination letter, Jennifer Hamilton, associate partner with Gravina, Smith, Matte & Arnold, said: “The bank isn’t just concerned about a bottom line; they are committed to and invested in Lee County and the surrounding region.”

Read the full article at www.news-press.com.

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank hires Vandenbrink

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Aimy Vandenbrink has joined Sanibel Captiva Community Bank as a residential mortgage coordinator at the main office branch on Sanibel. She will assist with residential loan applications, including conventional, condominium and construction loan support.

A Sanibel resident for more than five years, she attended the University of Toronto in Canada.

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank promotes Jones

jackie-jonesSanibel Captiva Community Bank has promoted Jackie Jones to assistant vice president and assistant director of deposit operations at its College Parkway branch. She manages daily deposit operations and individual and business customer relationships.

A Florida native, Jones joined Sanibel Captiva Community Bank in 2002 as a teller. She has since gained more than 14 years of banking experience.

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank invites visitors and customers to its new website

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank has unveiled its new website: www.sancapbank.com. Intended to provide a user-friendly experience, the bank’s new website has improved navigation and functionality throughout, offering expanded information about the bank’s services, as well as access to free online banking.

“With our new website, in addition to our recently launched personal and business mobile banking apps, we are able to provide enhanced access for our customers to manage their banking needs online and on-the-go, as well as in-person at our branch locations,” said Craig Albert, president and CEO of Sanibel Captiva Community Bank. “Individual service and convenience for our customers are always our priority as a community bank.”

The website has been designed using the latest technology so it is compatible with desktop web browsers and adaptive to mobile devices. Visitors can quickly navigate the site to find information on personal and business deposit accounts, residential and commercial loans, office locations and hours. Additionally, applications can be submitted directly through the website for residential loans and credit cards.

Using the website, bank customers pay bills for free, originate ACH transactions, locate more than 55,000 free ATMs worldwide, and use Popmoney, a built-in service to send, request and receive money with nearly anyone with an email or mobile number.

Sanibel Captiva Community Bank hires DiIorio

kristin-diiorioKristin DiIorio has joined Sanibel Captiva Community Bank as vice president and office manager of the bank’s new downtown Fort Myers branch, expected to open early 2017 in the Edison Theatre building at 1533 Hendry Street. She will manage daily operations and customer relationships, including business and consumer banking.

DiIorio has more than 13 years of banking experience and most recently served as assistant branch manager at a Southwest Florida bank. Active in the Southwest Florida community, she is a 2009 graduate of the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program.