First Commerce Bank receives 5 Star Award from Bauer Financial

Friday, November 11, 2011

From staff reports

Bill Marsh, First Commerce Bank's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, announced today that the bank recently received Bauer Financial's prestigious 5 Star Award.

"I am extremely pleased and proud of this 5 Star Award, especially during these turbulent economic times," Marsh said. "I contribute the bank's successes to the communities and families that the bank serves and to the outstanding Board of Directors and bank employees."

Bauer Financial is one of the nation's top respected financial rating companies. Banks receiving the 5 Star Award are among the nation's strongest financial institutions.

First Commerce has two offices in Lewisburg; one on Ellington Parkway and the other on Cornersville Road. The bank has branch offices in Chapel Hill and in Fayetteville.