CapitalMark Awarded 12th Consecutive 5-Star Rating
Chattanooga, Tennessee – May 8, 2014 – CapitalMark Bank & Trust was once again awarded a 5-Star Superior Rating from independent rating and research firm BauerFinancial, Inc., marking the twelfth consecutive quarter to earn this honor. BauerFinancial uses key metrics to analyze the strength, soundness and performance of U.S. banks and credit unions. Five-Star ratings are only awarded to institutions that are considered to be the strongest in the nation.
Banking Group President Kenny Dyer states, “CapitalMark’s unique banking model and highly experienced Banking Teams continue to produce strong results and gain positive feedback from clients. Our clients appreciate the One Banker, One Bank model, which assigns every client a dedicated Banker Team to handle all of their banking needs. Additionally, CapitalMark’s low brick-and-motor structure is extremely efficient as we bring banking to our clients with technology and couriers.”
This year, CapitalMark hired a new Banker Team for the Chattanooga market consisting of veteran bankers Bryan Fryar, Chris Ramey and Jennifer Mount and closed the first quarter with a record $883 million in total assets. Dyer continued, “We continue to expect strong results and remain positioned for future growth as we approach $1 billion in total assets.”
About BauerFinancial, Inc.:
BauerFinancial, Inc., based in Coral Gables, Florida, is the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm. It has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution pays BauerFinancial to rate it, nor can any choose to be excluded.
About CapitalMark Bank & Trust:
CapitalMark Bank & Trust is a full-service commercial bank with four private client offices throughout East Tennessee to include Chattanooga, Cleveland, Knoxville and Oak Ridge. CapitalMark’s Banker Teams serve the needs of privately owned businesses, their owners and managers, as well as professionals, executives and their families. Services offered include mortgage and trust and wealth management. For more information, please visit capitalmark.com.