Nashville, TN (Vocus) September 20, 2010
Vickie Storm, Executive Vice President and Director of Client Services for Avenue Bank, has been named as a Woman of the Year by The National Association of Professional Women, a national networking organization of more than 150,000 professional women.
“We are very proud of Vickie and for this national recognition for her leadership here at Avenue Bank,” said Ronald L. Samuels, President and Chief Executive Officer of Avenue Bank. “Vickie has been managing and overseeing real growth in our client services – even in this tough economy – she has been a proven leader.”
Ms. Storm has over 30 years of experience in the financial services industry specializing in change management. She joined Avenue Bank in August 2007, shortly after the bank’s opening, and leads the company’s retail banking and private client services teams.
A graduate of Bradley University, Ms. Storm is on the Board for the Tennessee Chapter of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America as a trustee and member of the Executive Board. She is a member of the Davidson Group, the Nashville Junior Chamber Mentorship Program, Women in Insurance and Financial Services, and the National Association of Professional Women.
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) is a network for professional women to interact, exchange ideas, educate, and empower through seminars, podcasts, webinars, keynote speeches, and educational tools. NAPW members have access to a wealth of resources, benefits, and services dedicated to enhancing their lives and promoting their businesses and careers.
ABOUT AVENUE BANK
Avenue Bank opened in July, 2007, and aims to be Nashville’s signature bank. Avenue Bank offers business and personal banking services through a team of professionals dedicated to serving the creative spirit of Nashville. The bank’s name reflects the creative, entrepreneurial, friendly and boutique environment which clients immediately experience on arrival – including Avenue’s unique “concierge service.”
Avenue Bank has been recognized as a “top employer” by Business Tennessee and the Nashville Business Journal. Avenue Bank’s headquarters office is in the historic Baggage Building at Union Station, with branches in Nashville and Franklin. For more information, visit http://www.thedifferenceisreal.com
Contacts: Lisa Meiers 615.744.2902 and Elizabeth Fielding 615.321.3110
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