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The Bank of Tampa Appoints Jeffrey S. Phillips to Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager, Lakewood Ranch

Aug. 10, 2022

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 10, 2022 – The Bank of Tampa today announced the appointment of Jeffrey Phillips to vice president, commercial relationship manager at The Bank of Tampa’s Lakewood Ranch office, which is expected to open in early 2023.

“Jeff brings a deep understanding of commercial banking and financing, bringing more than 20 years of experience in banking and financial services, most of which occurred in Bradenton and Manatee County,” said Bryan Boudreaux, senior vice president, Lakewood Ranch market director at The Bank of Tampa. “As we get closer to opening our physical presence in Lakewood Ranch and Manatee County, we are thrilled to bring aboard a banker with deep roots and experience in our community.”

Prior to joining The Bank of Tampa, Phillips served as the chief financial officer at Forristall Enterprises, Inc., where he worked since 2014. He holds a Bachelor of Science in finance from the University of South Florida.

For more information on The Bank of Tampa in Lakewood Ranch and Manatee County, contact Bryan Boudreaux at (941) 248-1805.

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