10 QUESTIONS: Get to Know Stephan Ghadaifchian of Citywide Banks

As a Senior Vice President of nonprofit and international lending, Stephan Ghadaifchian has spent 23 of his 37-year banking career with Citywide Banks. He works from the bank’s original branch on Colfax Avenue in Aurora. […]

10 QUESTIONS: Get to Know Mary Sarah Schweiger at the Citywide Banks Santa Fe Branch in Denver

As an Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager at the Citywide Banks branch on Santa Fe Drive in Denver, Mary Sarah Schweiger feels at home at Citywide. While growing up, her parents banked with Citywide. Then, during college, Mary Sarah began her career as an intern at the bank. Now, over a decade at Citywide, she still loves being part of the unique culture at our growing bank. She’s also very active in the community, volunteering with the Cancer League of Colorado, her local church, and other nonprofits. Let’s learn a little more about one of Citywide’s star employees with these 10 quick questions for Mary Sarah […]

Employee Volunteer Spotlight: Peg Sale, New Accounts Banker & Victim’s Assistance Volunteer

Try to imagine the difficulty of going to someone’s front door in the middle of the night to tell them that their loved one has been involved in a tragedy. Imagine doing this, faithfully, year-after-year, for the next 20 years. That’s exactly what Peg Sale, an Account Executive at Citywide Banks, has done as a volunteer with the Arapahoe County Sheriffs Department. Peg was recently recognized for her dedicated service as a Victims Assistance Advocate with the Arapahoe County Victim’s Assistance Program (VAP) by Sheriff Grayson Robinson. […]

Employee Volunteer Spotlight: Debra Neeley, Commercial Banker & Activist for Aurora

Deb Neeley is no stranger to the Aurora community or Citywide Banks. After growing up in an Air Force family, she settled in Aurora and began working with Citywide Banks 35 years ago. Deb’s loyalty to the bank is matched only by her passion to help others in her community. She takes to heart the bank’s active encouragement for its employees to get involved with the local community and charitable causes they find personally meaningful. […]

Citywide Banks Help Salvation Army ‘Do the Most Good’ During This Holiday Season

CITYWIDE CONNECT – Citywide Banks employees continued their support of the Salvation Army by participating in the charity’s Holiday Toy & Food Drive, Angel Tree program, and Annual Red Kettle fundraising program. […]

Employee Volunteer Spotlight: Rob Crosby, Banker & Denver Youth Mentor

EMPLOYEE VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT – When Rob Crosby began taking 10-year-old Jacob out to ice cream a year ago, the Denver boy was mainly quiet with his mentor. It took a year of bowling and hanging out for Jacob, the child of a single mother, to open up. “Today, he tells me stuff,” Crosby says. “Important stuff, the kind of stuff that a kid says in conversation that would shock a lot of people.” For this Citywide Banks commercial banker, being a trusted mentor – and a good listener – to troubled children is one of the most important ways to help people. […]

Employee Volunteer Spotlight – Laura Palato, HR Recruiter, Denver Community Fundraiser, Marathon Runner, and Special Needs Mom

EMPLOYEE VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT – It’s no coincidence that Laura Palato’s career found its way to where it is. Growing up, the lobby of the Citywide Banks Aurora branch was a familiar place to her. Laura’s parents, Pamela and Robert Alford, have been loyal Citywide Banks customers since 1976. […]