April 29, 2008
– Aquesta Bank CEO and President Jim Engel has named Assistant Vice President and Commercial Loan Officer, Skip Brake, as Aquesta Bank’s employee of the month for March 2008.
Skip Brake graduated from Appalachian State University in 1996 with a degree in Public Relations. He has been in commercial banking for 8 years and joined Aquesta Bank in October of 2006 as AVP of Commercial Lending. Prior to starting his career in banking, he was a licensed stockbroker with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in Charlotte, NC.
Skip is very active in the community, in which he serves as Treasurer of the Mooresville/Lake Norman Rotary Club and is a member of the Habitat for Humanity Business Builds Committee. In addition, he will graduate from the Mooresville South Iredell Chamber’s Leadership Development Program this month. Skip and his wife Kelley, along with their son Cooper live in Cornelius, NC.
Aquesta Bank is a community bank dedicated to providing quality, personalized banking for the Lake Norman area. Aquesta offers no-cost use of any ATM nationwide, free remote deposit services, online banking/money management, and competitive rates.
For more information on Aquesta Bank, please contact Lauren Furcht, Director of Marketing at (704) 439-4335 or visit our website at www.aquesta.com.