December 13th, 2016 • Blog
December 8th, 2016 • Press
BAUERFINANCIAL, the Nation’s Premier Bank Rating Firm congratulates Marquis Bank, Coral Gables, Florida for ringing-in 2017 with its highest 5-Star Superior rating. Marquis Bank is no newcomer to Bauer’s 5-Star Rating. In fact, Marquis Bank has earned this top honor for 15 consecutive quarters.
Karen L. Dorway, president of BauerFinancial, commends Marquis Bank for maintaining a strong capital position while fulfilling its commitment to solving the financial needs of the local communities. “Community banks aren’t pushing products or services on you that you don’t need or want”, says Dorway. “They are there to provide a service and fill a need, which Marquis Bank has been able to do seamlessly all while maintaining its pristine health.”
Marquis Bank was established in 2007 and has been providing quality banking services to its neighbors and friends ever since. Today, after 9 years, it operates through two conveniently located offices in Aventura and Coral Gables and on the web at www.marquisbank.com.
Member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender.
BAUERFINANCIAL, Inc., Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm, has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution can pay for or opt out of a BauerFinancial rating. Star-ratings are all available for free at bauerfinancial.com.
November 23rd, 2016 •
Marquis Bank is proud to announce the hiring of Elizabeth Galvis as Assistant Vice President and Treasury Management Officer. Ms. Galvis will be responsible for the sales, product development/enhancement and operational delivery of the treasury management needs of commercial and business customers.
Ms. Galvis joins Marquis with 15 years of banking experience, six of them being focused in cash management and commercial treasury services. She most recently served as Assistant Vice President and Treasury Management Quality Control Officer at BankUnited. Ms. Galvis is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University.
“We are very excited to welcome Elizabeth to the Marquis team,” says Frank Casal, Senior Vice President and Director of Operations. “Her experience makes her a valuable addition to our team, as we continue to grow our business banking and treasury management portfolio.”
November 14th, 2016 • Press
Marquis Bank is pleased to announce the hiring of Amy Reyes as Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager for its Aventura office, located at 19058 NE 29th Avenue. Ms. Reyes will be responsible for servicing and developing relationships with existing customers and attracting new customers. She will also be in charge of the branch’s overall operation and staff management. A banking professional with more than 11 years of experience, Ms. Reyes most recently served as a Senior Relationship Manager at Bank of America, where she catered to the financial needs of small business clients. Previously she served as a Relationship Banker at Chase Bank. Ms. Reyes holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Florida International University. “We are excited to have Amy join the Marquis team,” says Monica Garbati, Vice President and Branch Administrator. “Her great understanding of customer service will undoubtedly help enhance the customer experience at our Aventura location.”
October 31st, 2016 • Press
Marquis Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Filip G. Feller as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In his new position Mr. Feller will oversee the accounting, operations, compliance, and IT functions of the bank.
“Filip brings more than 30 years of financial services experience to Marquis Bank, and we are excited to have him join the team,” said Javier Holtz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “I am confident that his expertise and talent will help set the direction for the bank’s next stage of growth.”
Feller joins Marquis Bank from Capital Bank in Rockville, Md., where he served since as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since 2008. A native of South Florida Filip’s prior experience included senior executive positions at Executive National Bank and Monticello Bank. He started his career in banking at Barnett Bank of South Florida in 1984.
Feller holds a bachelor’s degree in business, majoring in finance and international marketing, from the University of Miami. He graduated his fifth year requirement in accounting from Florida International University to become eligible for the certified public accountant exam in Florida.