- Feb. 20, 2013 - RESTON, Va. --
[Reston, VA] – John Marshall Bank, one of the fastest-growing community banks in the Washington metro area, received accolades from the Commonwealth of Virginia for the second time in five months. This time, the Commonwealth recognized the bank for being honored by the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce for winning Corporate Business Leader in the Best of Reston Awards, established to recognize individuals, businesses, and organizations that have demonstrated a strong commitment to serving the greater Reston community and improving the lives of others.
In addition to the hundreds of bills considered by the legislature, members also submit resolutions commending or memorializing groups and individuals in their districts. This session, John Marshall Bank received such a commending resolution. HJ 798 (http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?131+ful+HJ798
) by Delegates Ken Plum and Tom Rust congratulates John Marshall Bank on receiving a 2013 Best of Reston Award.
The commendation credits John Marshall Bank for a strong community focus. As stated in the summation of the resolution, “…the General Assembly hereby commends John Marshall Bank on its many contributions to Northern Virginia and on its well-deserved honor as a 2013 Best of Reston Award recipient in the Corporate Business Leader category.” “It is a privilege to receive this recognition,”
said John Maxwell, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “In September of 2012, we were recognized by Virginia’s General Assembly for our sound business practices and high-principled management. Now we have been honored for our commitment to the communities we serve. John Marshall Bank is dedicated to preserving the significance of both Resolutions for many years to come.”
John Marshall Bank first opened to the public under that name in Falls Church, Virginia in May 2008. During the four years since, the bank has grown almost 1800% which lead to recognition as the fastest-growing bank in Virginia. John Marshall Bank was awarded Five-Star recognition by BauerFinancial;
this distinction is only given to the strongest financial institutions in the Nation.
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For more information or to schedule an interview with a John Marshall Bank spokesperson, please contact Bruce Gemmill of John Marshall Bank at 703-584-0870 or firstname.lastname@example.org