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Plaza Bank Strengthens Team With Two Key New Hires

February 2, 2016

IRVINE, CA–(Marketwired – Feb 1, 2016) – Plaza Bank (the “Bank”) (OTCBB: PLZZ) is pleased to announce it has hired two additional banking professionals for various roles at its Irvine and Montebello branches, as follows. Agnes Kakihara Vice President, Client Services Center Manager, Montebello — Most recently, Ms. Kakihara was Assistant Vice President of Central… Read more »

Plaza Bank Continues to Add New, Strong Talent

January 26, 2016

Plaza Bank (OTCBB: PLZZ) (the “Bank”) is pleased to announce the hiring of four more banking professionals to further strengthen its growing team, as follows. Harmik Ghazarian Vice President, Branch Manager, Montebello — Prior to joining Plaza Bank, Mr. Ghazarian worked for various “Big 5″ banks, as well as a regional and community bank, with… Read more »

Plaza Bancorp Announces 2015 Third Quarter’s Financial Results (unaudited)

October 27, 2015

IRVINE, CA – October 27, 2015: Plaza Bancorp (PLZZ.OB) (the “Company”), the holding company of Plaza Bank (the “Bank”), reported net income for the third quarter of 2015, the first full reporting period after the merger with Manhattan Bancorp, of $2.1 million, or $0.07 per diluted share. The Company’s annualized return on average assets and… Read more »

Plaza Bank and Walk With Sally

October 24, 2015


Plaza Bank’s Rick Sowers and Manny Serrano along with Nick Arquette, founder of Walk with Sally, a foundation based in El Segundo, California, that takes care of kids that have lost their parents because of cancer. Plaza Bank is proud to support Walk With Sally in their efforts.

Plaza Bank Opens New Regional Banking Center in San Diego

October 8, 2015


SAN DIEGO, CA–(Oct 8, 2015) – Plaza Bank (PLZZ) today announced it has opened its new regional banking center in San Diego, located in the Highlands Corporate Center at 12750 High Bluff Drive. The new center, which officially opened September 22, serves Plaza Bank’s growing client base throughout the San Diego business region. It is… Read more »

Plaza Bancorp receives ticker symbol PLZZ

October 5, 2015


Plaza Bancorp, the parent company of Plaza Bank, received its stock ticker symbol, PLZZ, from FINRA on Friday, October 2, 2015, after the close of business. The stock will trade in the OTC Market. The link for a price quote is For further information, please contact John Shindler, our Chief Financial Officer at