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Comerica Bank Names Hassan Melhem External Affairs Manager-Southeast Michigan and National Middle Eastern American Business Development Manager

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 3:05pm

DETROIT, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Comerica Bank announced it has named Hassan Melhem as External Affairs Manager-Southeast Michigan and National Middle Eastern American Business Development Manager supporting its ongoing commitment to building impactful relationships with Middle Eastern American business leaders, entrepreneurs and communities across all markets.

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  • DETROIT, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Comerica Bank announced it has named Hassan Melhem as External Affairs Manager-Southeast Michigan and National Middle Eastern American Business Development Manager supporting its ongoing commitment to building impactful relationships with Middle Eastern American business leaders, entrepreneurs and communities across all markets.
  • In Michigan, Melhem will work alongside External Affairs Manager Linda Nosegbe in metro Detroit to support and foster philanthropic partnerships, community investment activities and volunteerism, financial education, civic and community relations, and internal and external strategic planning.
  • Comerica Bank, a subsidiary of Comerica Incorporated, has served Michigan longer than any other bank with a continuous presence dating back over 172 years to its Detroit founding in 1849.
  • Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) is a financial services company strategically aligned by three business segments: The Commercial Bank, The Retail Bank, and Wealth Management.

Top AI Experts Shed Light on the Need to Accelerate AI, RPA to Support Businesses and Enterprises in The Philippine Market

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 6:11am

Hosted by Trescon, World AI & RPA Show convened over 250 online participants that included major stakeholders of the Philippines' AI ecosystem including government authorities, top AI experts and solution providers.

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  • Hosted by Trescon, World AI & RPA Show convened over 250 online participants that included major stakeholders of the Philippines' AI ecosystem including government authorities, top AI experts and solution providers.
  • The virtual conference featured leading AI organizations such as Oracle and Denodo coming together to discuss the Philippines' AI and RPA prospects.
  • Innovations like AI, however, need to be contextualized and integrated into an enterprise use case," stated Mithun Shetty, CEO, Trescon.
  • World AI & RPA Show is a thought-leadership-driven, business-focused, global series of events that takes place in strategic locations across the world.

Mercantile Bank Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2021 Results Conference Call and Webcast

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mercantile Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: MBWM) will hold a conference call to discuss third quarter 2021 results on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

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  • GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mercantile Bank Corporation (NASDAQ: MBWM) will hold a conference call to discuss third quarter 2021 results on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
  • Interested parties may access the conference call by dialing 1-844-868-8844 and requesting the "Mercantile Bank Corporation call."
  • Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Mercantile Bank Corporation is the bank holding company for Mercantile Bank of Michigan.
  • Mercantile Bank Corporation's common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "MBWM."

Comerica Bank Launches gomerica Mobile Bank Bus

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 5:05pm

NAPLES, Fla., Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank announced gomerica, the Comerica Mobile Bank,will make its debut in Naples, Florida, on Monday, September 27. gomerica offers most traditional banking services and features a Banker Connect Interactive Teller Machine (ITM) on the outside of the vehicle.

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  • NAPLES, Fla., Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank announced gomerica, the Comerica Mobile Bank,will make its debut in Naples, Florida, on Monday, September 27. gomerica offers most traditional banking services and features a Banker Connect Interactive Teller Machine (ITM) on the outside of the vehicle.
  • "Incorporating a mobile bank bus into our retail portfolio provides us with another opportunity to raise expectations in the communities we serve," said Cassandra McKinney, Comerica's Executive Vice President, Retail Bank.
  • The mobile bank bus will be located in the rear parking lot of the Boys & Girls Club of Collier County (7500 Davis Blvd.)
  • Comerica Bank is a subsidiary of Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA), a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and strategically aligned by three business segments: The Commercial Bank, The Retail Bank, and Wealth Management.

SomerCor, Leading SBA 504 Lender, Grows its Board of Directors

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 4:00pm

The new board members span across the financial services industry, bringing new sector perspectives and expertise to the organization.

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  • The new board members span across the financial services industry, bringing new sector perspectives and expertise to the organization.
  • "SomerCor has been serving small businesses and SBA 504 lending partners for more than 29 years.
  • "These Board appointments reflect our readiness to increase our lending and community development impact as a mission-based SBA lender."
  • SomerCor is a non-profit lender, certified by the Small Business Administration, that specializes in originating and servicing SBA 504 loans.

313 Presents Announces Exclusive Presenting Partnership with Comerica Bank for Fox Theatre

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 4:14pm

Detroit's largest banking network provider will be the exclusive presenting partner of the iconic Fox Theatre in the heart of The District Detroit.

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  • Detroit's largest banking network provider will be the exclusive presenting partner of the iconic Fox Theatre in the heart of The District Detroit.
  • Additionally, the Fox Theatre and Comerica Bank will provide exclusive benefits for Comerica card holders, set to launch in 2022.
  • "The Fox Theatre is one of the most legendary showplaces of the world and plays an integral role within our community.
  • We are excited to welcome Comerica Bank to help us amplify this beloved venue's expansive array of world-class entertainment for our guests."

Tech Leaders from The Philippines to Draw Insights From Use-Cases and Informative Keynotes at Trescon's World AI & RPA Show

Saturday, September 11, 2021 - 1:00am

The event will feature keynotes presentations, product showcases, panel discussions, tech talks and fireside chats to find solutions to problems and trends in the AI space.

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  • The event will feature keynotes presentations, product showcases, panel discussions, tech talks and fireside chats to find solutions to problems and trends in the AI space.
  • The event will focus on eye-opening topics such as:
    - RPA and AI implementation: Challenges and Opportunities
    - Improving CX with AI and RPA, and much more.
  • World AI & RPA Show is officially sponsored by Gold Sponsors - Oracle and Denodo; Bronze Sponsor - BCS Technology.
  • To get your complimentary passes, visit: World AI & RPA Show - Manila
    World AI Show is a thought-leadership-driven, business-focused, global series of events that takes place in strategic locations across the world.

Banks Award $71K to Four Texas Nonprofits

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 9:10pm

Comerica Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) partnered to award a combined $71,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to four Texas nonprofits.

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  • Comerica Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) partnered to award a combined $71,000 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) funds to four Texas nonprofits.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The two banks celebrated the funding awards with the four organizations during a September 2 virtual check presentation.
  • The following organizations received funding:
    Kym's Kids, Dallas, Texas, $22,000.
  • The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas is one of 11 district banks in the FHLBank System created by Congress in 1932.

Comerica Bank Highlights Diversity, Equity And Inclusion Progress In New Report

Monday, August 30, 2021 - 3:15pm

DALLAS, Aug. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank has released its latest Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Progress Report providing an overview of the strong commitment the bank and its colleagues have made, and continue to make, to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI).

Key Points: 
  • DALLAS, Aug. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank has released its latest Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Progress Report providing an overview of the strong commitment the bank and its colleagues have made, and continue to make, to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI).
  • From the diverse makeup of its colleagues and DEI education opportunities, to serving diverse communities, Comerica continues to strengthen its foundation of inclusion.
  • "Promoting equity and embracing the differences among our colleagues and customers allows Comerica to flourish and be successful."
  • Comerica Bank is a subsidiary of Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA), a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and strategically aligned by three business segments: The Commercial Bank, The Retail Bank, and Wealth Management.

Comerica Bank Names Bob Buchanan Senior Vice President, National Practice Leader - Business Transition Planning

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 4:05pm

DALLAS, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank announced that Bob Buchanan has been named Senior Vice President and National Practice Leader Business Transition Planning.

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  • DALLAS, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Comerica Bank announced that Bob Buchanan has been named Senior Vice President and National Practice Leader Business Transition Planning.
  • Buchanan joined Comerica on July 12, 2021, and reports to Lisa Featherngill, National Director of Wealth Planning.
  • "Bob has extensive experience in advising high net worth clients and business owners on business valuation, transaction structure and financing, transition planning, and many other issues facing business owners today."
  • A veteran of the financial services industry with more than 20 years of experience, Buchanan joins Comerica Wealth Management after serving as the Managing Director and National Practice Leader for Business Transition Planning team at Wells Fargo since 2019, and as Senior Vice President and Business Transition Strategist from 2017 to 2019.