ServisFirst Bank Announces New Headquarters and Financial Center in Nashville

Nashville, Tenn. (May 16, 2016) – ServisFirst Bank, a subsidiary of ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFBS), today announces their new Nashville headquarters and financial center. The 15-member Nashville team is led by Bradford Vieira, President of ServisFirst Bank Nashville, and recently promoted Kenny MacLean, Senior Vice President and Senior Credit Officer for ServisFirst Bank Nashville.


As of March 31, ServisFirst Bank Nashville has over $300 million in assets, and ServisFirst Bancshares has accumulated $5.4 billion in assets. These asset totals enabled ServisFirst Bank to be ranked 12th on the 2015 S&P Global Market Intelligence Top 100 Performing Banks with assets between $1 billion and $10 billion. This ranking for ServisFirst Bank is higher than any other Nashville area bank with similar assets.


Brightlane Partners LLC served as an advisor and regulatory application specialist to ServisFirst on its move into Nashville.


About Brightlane Partners, LLC

Brightlane Partners is a boutique, family-owned consulting and advisory firm headquartered in Atlanta, GA that specializes in working with community banks and financial service businesses to design and achieve strategic objectives. The principles of the company have over 40 years of experience in community bank transactions, including the formation of over 150 banks and advisement on over 100 mergers & acquisitions. It is the successor to T. Stephen Johnson & Associates, which served as one of the Southeast’s premier M&A advisory firms over the past two decades. Visit for more information.


About ServisFirst Bank

ServisFirst is a full service commercial bank focused on commercial banking, correspondent banking, cash management, private banking and the professional consumer market, emphasizing competitive products, state of the art technology and a focus on quality service. Recently, the Bank announced its benchmark of success of accumulating over $5.4 billion in assets. The Bank offers sophisticated cash management products, Internet banking, home mortgage lending, remote deposit express banking, and highly competitive rates.

ServisFirst Bank was formed in Birmingham in May 2005, opened ServisFirst Bank Huntsville in August 2006, ServisFirst Bank Montgomery in June 2007, ServisFirst Bank Dothan in September 2008, Correspondent Banking Division in March 2011, ServisFirst Bank Pensacola in April 2011, ServisFirst Mobile in July 2012, ServisFirst Bank Nashville in June 2013, ServisFirst South Carolina in January 2015, ServisFirst Bank Atlanta in January 2015, and ServisFirst Bank Tampa Bay Region in January 2016. In April 2015, ServisFirst Bank earned investment-grade ratings and a stable outlook for the ratings by Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA), which measures companies’ financial fundamentals. ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. files periodic reports with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Copies of its filings may be obtained through the SEC’s website at www.sec.govor

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