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January 7th, 2019

SaviBank Opens New Full-Service Branch in Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon, Washington, January 7, 2019 – SaviBank has opened a new full-service branch office at 1725 E. College Way in Mount Vernon, WA. The Burlington-based bank has been operating a full-service branch in South Mount Vernon on E. Blackburn since November 2008, and recently received FDIC approval to open an additional full-service branch in East Mount Vernon to expand operations in the Skagit community. SaviBank now has six full-service branches, which are spread throughout Whatcom County, Skagit County and Island County.

“We are excited about expanding our Mount Vernon presence and are looking forward to more future expansions,” said Andy Hunter, President of SaviBank.

SaviBank Chairman and CEO Mike Cann added, “We continue to execute on our strategy to modernize and expand our branch network in the communities we serve. As more opportunities for SaviBank present themselves, we look forward to further growth and success in the future.”

The new Mount Vernon Branch is managed by Vice President/Manager Rhonda Tingley. Rounding out the local team are long-time community bankers Debbie Wintermeier, Frank Jeretzky, Shayna Campbell, Dan Bush and Megan Lear.

The new Mount Vernon branch will be open from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday (drive-up window will be open until 5:30 pm).

About SaviBank

SaviBank (formerly known as Business Bank) is a commercial bank chartered in the State of Washington with a community bank focus. The Bank began operations April 11, 2005. SaviBank proudly serves Skagit, Whatcom, Island and San Juan Counties with branches in Anacortes, Burlington, Bellingham, Concrete, Freeland, Friday Harbor, Mount Vernon, Oak Harbor, and Sedro-Woolley, and loan production offices in Olympia and Orcas Island. The Bank provides loan and deposit services to customers who are predominantly small and middlemarket businesses and individuals in and around Skagit, Island, San Juan and Whatcom counties. As a locally-owned community bank, we believe that when everyone becomes Savi about their finances, our entire community benefits. Call us or stop by one of our branches and we’ll show you how to bank Savi. For additional information about SaviBank visit

Mike Cann, Chairman of the Board
Andy Hunter, President & CEO
(888) 707-2060