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The Bank of Tampa Appoints Chris Ernst to Vice President, Senior Treasury Management Advisor

May 13, 2022

TAMPA, Fla., May 13, 2022The Bank of Tampa today announced the appointment of Chris Ernst to vice president, senior treasury management advisor.

“Chris brings a deep understanding of treasury management and working capital solutions, with more than 20 years of experience supporting large and complex commercial deposit relationships,” said Ken Braga, senior vice president, treasury services director at The Bank of Tampa. “His solutions-oriented perspective will make an immediate impact with The Bank of Tampa’s clients.”

Prior to joining The Bank of Tampa, Ernst served as vice president, non-profit services officer at the National Bank of Indianapolis. He holds a Bachelor of Science in sales and management from Ball State University.

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