nsb client letter




For immediate release

Contact: Sandi Milton
Nevada State Bank
Cell: 702-278-1912
George McCabe
Cell: 702-325-7358

Nevada State Bank Announces Promotions

LAS VEGAS, NV - (May 4, 2009) - Nevada State Bank has promoted five officers in southern Nevada to new positions.

Bernadine Boser was named vice president in Nevada State Bank's Corporate Lending division. As a corporate relationship manager, Boser helps clients arrange financing and also helps determine which banking products would benefit them.

Curt Chambers has been named vice president and assistant regional manager for Region II in southern Nevada, which includes 22 bank branches in Las Vegas, Pahrump and Mesquite. With 28 years of experience in financial services, Chambers formerly served for four years as Market Manager for Nevada State Bank in Mesquite.

Nevada State Bank has named Bob Ferrante vice president in the bank's Small Business Development Group. In his 25 years in banking, he has worked with clients in all business sectors, specializing in real estate professionals and construction companies.

Sandi Milton has been named vice president of Nevada State Bank, serving as Public Relations and Events Manager. Milton is responsible for all external and internal communications through the Marketing Department, as well as coordinating all public events and sponsorships.

Renato (Sonny) Vinuya, who currently serves as the Branch Service Manager at Nevada State Bank's Twain/Jones branch, was recently promoted to the position of vice president. He has been with Nevada State Bank for 5 years, and has been a branch manager for the last 4 years.

About Nevada State Bank
Nevada State Bank, with assets of more than $4.0 billion, is the fourth largest commercial bank in Nevada. Established in 1959, it is the oldest state-chartered bank in Nevada with a total of 53 branches statewide. It is a full-service bank offering a complete range of consumer and business services. Nevada State Bank is a subsidiary of Salt Lake City-based Zions Bancorporation (Nasdaq: ZION), one of the nation's premier financial services companies. With affiliates in 10 Western and Southwestern states, 135-year-old Zions Bancorporation has assets of $54.3 billion. For more information on Nevada State Bank, call 702.383.0009 or access www.nsbank.com.

Editor's note:  Contact Sandi Milton at Nevada State Bank for a list of local NSB clients available for interviews.

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