Press Release

Bank of the West, a BNP Paribas Subsidiary, Strengthens its Commercial Banking Team with Strategic Hires in the Rocky Mountain Region
DENVER, CO | Sep 15, 2015

Bank of the West announced today the appointment of Robert Likos and Jason Isenberg to its Commercial Banking Group as director, senior relationship manager and vice president, commercial relationship manager, respectively, in Denver, Colorado.

"We are pleased to add Robert and Jason to our team as we continue to grow in the Denver area," said Gary Fowler, Bank of the West Commercial Banking Group’s regional manager. "Building out our team will enable us to provide the quality services that our clients have come to expect from us."

Robert Likos – Director, Senior Relationship Manager
Robert Likos joins the Bank as director, senior relationship manager on the Commercial Coverage team in the Rocky Mountain region. Robert will be responsible for originating, structuring and managing relationships throughout the area focusing on clients in the mid-corporate segment.

A veteran of the financial services industry, Likos has more than 25 years of experience in credit, client management, and leadership roles. He received his bachelor of arts degree in Business Administration from Ottawa University in Phoenix, AZ.

Jason Isenburg – Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager
Jason Isenburg joins Bank of the West as vice president, commercial relationship manager. In his new role he is responsible for building and maintaining middle-market client relationships in the Front Range. Isenburg will be providing clients with a full range of cash management, deposit, banking, trust and investment product solutions.

Isenburg brings more than 15 years of experience in relationship building in the financial sector to this new role. Isenburg received his bachelor of arts degree from the University of Illinois, Springfield.

About Bank of the West:
Bank of the West is a regional financial services company chartered in California and headquartered in San Francisco with $72.5 billion in assets as of June 30, 2015. Founded in 1874, Bank of the West provides a wide range of personal, commercial, wealth management and international banking services through more than 600 offices in 22 states and digital channels. Bank of the West is a subsidiary of BNP Paribas, which has a presence in 75 countries with 185,000 employees.


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Ayele Ajavon, Bank of the West
Corporate Communications
415-432-3501, Office

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San Francisco, CA 94104


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