Citywide Banks Premieres New Cybersecurity Video to Help Businesses Fight Fraud

Citywide Banks has developed a new video about cybersecurity and best practices for companies to fight online fraud. The short video is part of a new Cybersecurity & Fraud Protection Resource Center on the bank’s website at www.CitywideBanks.com/security. […]

New Citywide Banks Business Poll Shows Optimism for Economy and Ongoing Cybersecurity Concerns

Citywide Banks released the results of a new poll of over 400 business leaders from across the Front Range. The poll was taken during online registration for the bank’s 2016 Economic Forecast event held earlier this week at Infinity Park Event Center in Glendale. While not a scientific sample, the respondents were all CEO and senior level business professionals in metro Denver and Boulder. The responses show continued optimism about the Colorado economy and ongoing concerns about corporate network security. […]

Colorado Lending Source Recognizes Citywide Banks with Excellence in Small Business Lending Award

Colorado Lending Source, the state’s nonprofit small business financing expert, recognized Citywide Banks with the Excellence in Small Business Lending Award at the group’s annual luncheon on January 28, 2016. The award honored the bank’s continuing work to help local small businesses secure the capital needed to create jobs, purchase equipment, and conduct other growth activities. […]

Citywide Banks Makes Investment in Colorado’s Englewood Mortgage Company

Citywide Banks has made a strategic investment in Englewood Mortgage Company (EMC), a locally owned firm based in Greenwood Village that specializes in residential mortgages. The transaction makes the bank a passive stakeholder in EMC. Financial terms between the two privately-held companies are not being disclosed publicly. […]

2016 MADE IN COLORADO Manufacturing Forum Sponsored by Citywide Banks on March 3rd in Downtown Denver

Citywide Banks and EKS&H are the presenting sponsors for ColoradoBiz Magazine’s 2016 Made in Colorado Manufacturing Forum. […]

Andre Becklund of Citywide Banks Boulder Recognized as 40 Under Forty Award Winner

Andre Becklund, VP/Commercial Banker at the Citywide Banks Boulder Branch, recently received recognition as one of Boulder Valley’s brightest young professionals under the age of 40. The annual event honors the top 40 Boulder Valley young professionals who represent the best and brightest emerging leaders that make a difference in their companies, industries, and communities. Nominations are submitted by the business community and honorees are then selected by a committee comprised of 40 Under Forty Award alumni. […]

Citywide Banks – Only Bank on List of Colorado’s Top 50 Family Owned Companies

Citywide Banks has again been recognized as one of Colorado’s Top 50 Family Owned Companies, an annual list compiled by Colorado Biz Magazine. Our local bank has been family operated since our founding in 1963 when Citywide converted an old tire shop on Colfax into our original branch. While we continue to grow and evolve, our core business values, our exclusive focus on Colorado, and the busy activity at that same Colfax branch remain today. […]

Citywide Banks Gives $5,500 to Denver’s Asian Pacific Development Center

Citywide Banks awarded the Asian Pacific Development Center (APDC), a $5,500 donation today at the bank’s Colfax Branch in Aurora. The nonprofit beat out six other Colorado charities to win the top donation in the recent Citywide Banks Charity Hand-Up Contest. Employees at the Aurora branch were responsible for nominating APDC for the contest. Employees celebrated today at a special lunch with members of the nonprofit, including Christine Wanifuchi, chief executive officer, Jane Lundwall, director of marketing & development, and Colleen Higashide, manager of business administration & services. […]

Apple Pay Now Available with Citywide Banks Debit Cards – Pay Securely with a Single Touch Using Your Phone

Citywide Banks now offers customers the ability to setup their personal or business debit card with Apple Pay™. Apple Pay works with Apple’s built-in ‘Wallet’ app on the newer iPhone and iPad devices. It allows purchases to be made through the phone instead of swiping a debit card. After setting up a debit card in the mobile device’s built-in ‘Wallet’ app, a user can begin using Apple Pay at a growing list of Colorado retailers and retailer mobile apps. Apple Pay purchases show up on the Citywide Banks deposit account just as if the user had paid with a physical debit card. […]

Pass it On, Citywide Banks is Hiring in Denver!

Citywide Banks is currently offering the following employment opportunities: Teller/Account Executive (three openings); Credit Analyst I. […]

Citywide Banks Named One of Colorado’s Top Corporate Philanthropists by Denver Business Journal

The Denver Business Journal released its 2015 list of top 25 corporate contributors to Colorado-based charitable causes. Citywide Banks again made the top 20, coming in at 20 on the list that included many larger banks and corporations. The list was based on contributions during 2014. During the year, Citywide Banks contributed over $476,000 to more than 150 nonprofits in Boulder, Denver, & the Front Range (up from $444,000 in 2013). This figure does not include hundreds of hours that employees spent volunteering on boards and committees, performing pro bono financial services, and participating in fundraising campaigns. A more complete overview of Citywide Banks community outreach activities can be viewed at www.CitywideBanks.com/community. […]

Asian Pacific Development Center Surges on Final Weekend to Win Citywide Banks Charity Hand-Up Contest

Asian Pacific Development Center (APDC), a nonprofit dedicated to helping international refugees integrate into the Denver community, edged out six other Colorado charities to rally the most votes in the Citywide Banks $8,000 Charity Hand-Up Contest. The 21-day Facebook contest raised awareness for seven Colorado nonprofits nominated by Citywide Banks employees. APDC will receive a $5,000 cash donation from the bank, while runner-up, Arvada Community Food Bank, will receive $1,000. An additional $1,500 in donations will be split among the other nominees based on final vote standings. APDC will also receive an additional $500 donation for growing its Facebook network the most during the contest. […]

Citywide Banks Raises New Capital to Support Its Continued Growth in Colorado

Citywide Banks has recently raised more than $7 million in new private equity financing that will be used to help sustain the bank’s growth throughout Colorado’s Front Range. The new capital, issued under the bank’s holding company, Citywide Banks of Colorado, included $2,000,250 in new common stock and $5,050,000 of preferred stock. […]

Citywide Banks Helps Boulder’s Holiday Star on Flagstaff Mountain Shine Nightly

Boulder’s Star on Flagstaff Mountain is now illuminated nightly through the holiday season. The first lighting of the year took place in a special ceremony on November 11, 2015, as a Veteran’s Day tribute. The lighting event was attended by Boulder’s Mayor, Matt Appelbaum, Congressman Jared Polis, Boulder Chamber’s John Tayer, Citywide Banks’ Blake Peterson, Dr. Lisa Severy, Commander Walt Morgan, and other special guests. Citywide Banks has been an annual contributor to maintaining the Star, including a recent contribution to upgrade the Star with more reliable and energy efficient LED bulbs. […]

Pass it On, Citywide Banks is Hiring in Denver!

Citywide Banks is currently offering the following employment opportunities: Teller/Account Executive, Branch Coordinator (two positions), Loan Administrator, Credit Analyst I. […]