Encore Bank welcomes Brad Shultz to their team as new Vice President of Commercial Lending. Shultz will be working to assist local businesses in the Fort Myers market.
“We are excited to have Brad join the Encore team,” said Tom Ray, CEO of Encore Bank. “He has a strong lending and cash management background and understands the growth needs of our local business community, all of which will benefit our clients.”
Brad Shultz moved to SW Florida with his wife and two children from western Wisconsin in September of 2011 and has immediately immersed himself in the local community. “Being part of a locally owned bank who is highly involved in the communities we serve is very important to us, as we build our lives here in SW Florida,” states Shultz.
Shultz serves as Treasurer of the Uncommon Friends Foundation, is an active member of the Rotary Club of South Fort Myers, has participated in the 2012 allocation process for the United Way, and is involved in many other community and professional organizations such as Chamber(s) of Commerce, Southwest Regional Manufacturing Association, Florida Southwest District CCIM, Real Estate Investment Society, and United Community Association Networking.
“I am very excited to be a part of Encore Bank who is in an aggressive position to lend money to our local businesses. Encore’s client-centered approach coupled with its local decision making process provide a great understanding of our clients’ needs and agility in the delivery of our loans and banking services,” adds Shultz.
Prior to joining the lending team at Encore Bank, Shultz was a Senior Business Relationship Manager at Wells Fargo Bank. In this role, Shultz specialized in structuring loans and lines of credit for operating companies. As part of a comprehensive approach, Shultz seeks a thorough understanding of the past, present, and future performance of the company to offer capital, cash management, and growth strategies to help his clients meet their goals.
About Encore Bank
Encore Bank is a community bank headquartered in Southwest Florida. It has 2 offices in Naples and 1 office in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Port Charlotte, and Sun City Center. The Bank serves small and mid-sized businesses, professionals, entrepreneurs, and high-net-worth individuals with an integrated product set of personal, business, treasury management and commercial banking capabilities.