Sixth-largest bank in Jacksonville makes top executive changes 

(Courtesy Jacksonville Business Journal)     Dennis Zember will start as CEO of Ameris Bank on Jan. 1. Ameris Bancorp (Nasdaq: ABCB), parent of Ameris Bank, announced key changes to its executive team for the new year. Dennis Zember, Jr. will start as CEO of Ameris Bank on Jan. 1, succeeding Ewin Hortman Jr. Zember … Continue reading Sixth-largest bank in Jacksonville makes top executive changes 

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Wells Fargo makes sweeping changes to its board

(Courtesy of Jacksonville Business Journal)  Wells Fargo said Tuesday that the bank has taken what it calls “board refreshment actions” as it struggles to right the ship from a series of scandals that have damaged its once-sterling reputation as Main Street’s bank. The San Francisco-based bank said that board vice chairman Betsy Duke will succeed … Continue reading Wells Fargo makes sweeping changes to its board

Community First announces record $22 million in local business loans in 2016 annual report

(Courtesy of Jacksonville Business Journal) Community First Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in Florida, released its 2016 annual financial report at its 83rd annual meeting held Thursday at the credit union’s headquarters. The annual report shows strong loan growth for the fourth year in a row and a record $22 million in … Continue reading Community First announces record $22 million in local business loans in 2016 annual report

Vystar CEO calls the North Florida economy the most positive he has seen in nearly 3 decades

(courtesy of Jacksonville Business Journal) Vystar CEO, Terry West, said he feels the North Florida economy is the most promising he has seen in nearly 30 years in a keynote speech to the Economic Development and Enhancement of North Jacksonville Group. The Business Journal caught up with West after his address to ask him a … Continue reading Vystar CEO calls the North Florida economy the most positive he has seen in nearly 3 decades