Citywide Banks Blog

Guests watching speakerExperts Discuss Top Issues Impacting Colorado Businesses at Citywide Banks Economic Event

March 19, 2019, 3:15 p.m.
Citywide Banks hosted its 2019 economic forecast forum with 400 local CEOs and senior executives from companies across the Front Range. The event featured presentations by Rick Pederson, Chief Strategy Officer at Denver’s Bow River Capital Partners, and Maria Garcia Berry, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Denver’s CRL Associates, Inc. The discussions focused on issues expected to impact Colorado businesses in 2019, including employment, wages, inflation and more.

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picture of smiley faces2019 Citywide Banks Business Poll Results Reflect Slowing Growth in Colorado

February, 25, 2019, 4:10 p.m.
Citywide Banks released the results of its annual business poll of attendees at its 2019 Economic Forecast Forum. The unscientific poll was taken during online event registration from late December through early February. The event was attended by 400 CEOs and senior executives from companies across the Front Range.

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Charity Hand-Up Contest PreviewCitywide Banks Announces Seven Nominees for Our $10,000 Charity Hand-Up Contest

October 11, 2018, 12:00 p.m.
Citywide Banks employees have nominated seven Colorado nonprofits to compete for $10,000 in donations in the bank’s Charity Hand-Up Contest from October 30 through November 19 on social media. The nominees are Clothes to Kids Denver, Easterseals Colorado, Epic Experience, Foster Source, Grand Foundation, Step Denver, and Summit Dog Rescue. The community is invited to participate by voting on Facebook and helping raise awareness of these impactful causes.

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10 Questions with Morse Preview 10 QUESTIONS | Get to Know Brendan Morse of Citywide Banks

July 27, 2018, 12:00 p.m.
Meet Brendan Morse. Brendan is another member of the Citywide Banks team that keeps our bank at the forefront of great service and innovation. As Senior Vice President, Treasury Management Officer, Brendan heads up our Treasury Management team. This team works with our commercial banking clients finding solutions through our product offerings that help each company simplify cash management, strengthen fraud protection and maximize the earning power of deposits.

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Mental Health Matters

Do Your Part in Helping Break the Stigma of Mental Health

May 30, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
There is a moment in everyone’s life when the world around us pauses, and we are alone with our emotions. For some, this could be a moment of excitement and joy. For others, this may arise from sudden grief or anger. The power of our mind is both amazing and fragile. It is a blessing that makes us human. Its power helps us interpret our world and our connection to others. However, just like our physical health, there are uncontrollable factors that can impact our ability to deal with stress, crisis, addiction, or other emotional challenges.

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Ten Questions with Stacey

10 QUESTIONS | Get to Know Stacey Shanti Pitschka of Citywide Banks

April 23, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
Meet Stacey Shanti Pitschka. Stacey is another member of the Citywide Banks team that keeps our bank at the forefront of great service and innovation. As Executive VP, Retail Banking Manager, Stacey oversees our consumer and small business product lines and management of our 25 banking centers. That’s a big job, but Stacey handles it with grace and a smile. There must be something to all that yoga and meditation.

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2018 Community Pride Award Presentation

Citywide Banks Recognizes Protreat Technology Corporation with
2018 Community Pride Award for its Work Benefiting Kids Battling Cancer

March 9, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
Citywide Banks named Protreat Technology Corporation as the winner of its 2018 Community Pride Award. The award was presented at the Made in Colorado Manufacturing Forum held in Denver on March 1, 2018. Each year, the bank recognizes one of its clients that is doing good works in the local community. Protreat, a manufacturer and service provider for oilfield processors, founded a local nonprofit that supports kids recovering from cancer.

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2018 Economic Forecast

2018 Citywide Banks Economic Forecast for Colorado Businesses

February 23, 2018, 10:10 a.m.
This month, Citywide Banks hosted its 2018 Economic Forecast forum in Denver for more than 400 senior executives from companies across the Front Range. The 19th annual event featured presentations by Nancy Tengler of Heartland Financial USA, Inc. and Rick Pederson of Bow River Capital Partners. The event included commentary on global, national and local economic trends and opportunities that lie ahead for Colorado businesses.

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2018 Citywide Banks Poll of Colorado Businesses Showcase Continued Optimism and Growing Concern of Finding Quality Labor

February 14, 2018, 2:05 p.m.
Citywide Banks released the results of a new poll of more than 400 CEO and senior level professionals from across Denver and the Front Range. The poll was taken during registration for the bank’s 2018 Economic Forecast event. While based on an unscientific sample, the results pointed to continued optimism by businesses in Colorado.

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