Heritage Oaks Bank President to Speak at Economic Forecast - 05/28/09

For Immediate Release
8:00A.M. PT, May 28th, 2009
Mitch Massey, SVP

(Paso Robles, CA)-Larry Ward, President and CEO of Heritage Oaks Bank, will be one of the featured speakers at the City of Atascadero's Economic Forecast. The event is scheduled for June 4th from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., located at the Atascadero Lake Pavilion.

Ward has been President and CEO of Heritage Oaks Bank since 1993 and will present three banking topics: "The Role Banking Plays Both Locally and Nationally," "Bank Capital, Both Treasury Invested and Private Equity Invested," and "Lending Trends by Local Banks."

To stay informed and educated during this economic climate please visit Heritage Oaks Bank's website at www.heritageoaksbank.com. Each month Ward writes a column called "Q&A with Larry." The information is timely and insightful to help the consumer through these uncertain economic times.