Karen Klotz Strengthens Signature Bank Credit Underwriting Team -Experienced, customer-focused veteran joins Sandy Springs community bank
Sandy Springs, Georgia, January 28, 2016 (Newswire.com) - Karen Klotz has joined Signature Bank of Georgia as Vice President and Credit Officer with responsibilities including underwriting of commercial and SBA loans and portfolio management. She will report to Blake Tibbitts, Senior Credit Officer.
“We are delighted to have someone with Karen’s talents joining our team,” said Freddie Deutsch, Signature’s Bank’s Chief Executive Officer. “Her versatility, experience and knowledge in the lending arena are highly regarded – and will be a big plus for small to medium-sized businesses in metro Atlanta looking to grow, expand and succeed.”
“Developing strong client relationships has always been my focus,” said Klotz, “so naturally I am excited to join a bank where everything they do centers around the client. I have worked in big banks before. The difference here is amazing.”
We are delighted to have someone with Karen's talents joining our team," said Freddie Deutsch, Signature's Bank's Chief Executive Officer. "Her versatility, experience and knowledge in the lending arena are highly regarded - and will be a big plus for small to medium-sized businesses in metro Atlanta looking to grow, expand and succeed.
Karen is well-versed in underwriting new commercial, SBA 7a and 504 loans and her excellent financial analysis skills will be a great addition to Signature’s SBA team, already one of the top performers in the state of Georgia.
Before joining Signature Bank, Karen gained valuable experience with Synovus Financial Corporation and Bank of America, where she started her career in 1985.
About Signature Bank of Georgia
Established in 2005, Signature Bank of Georgia is the only locally owned and operated community bank headquartered in Sandy Springs, GA. The bank offers a full range of business and consumer deposit products and loans in the metropolitan Atlanta area and throughout the state of Georgia and is a preferred lender with the Small Business Administration. Giving back to the community is an integral part of the bank’s mission.
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