5-Star Summit Bank N.A.


Committed to its Customers and Community

Summit Bank N.A., Panama City, Florida, is proud to announce it has once again earned a 5-Star Superior rating from BauerFinancial, Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s bank rating firm. This latest rating is based on December 31, 2013 financial data and signifies that Summit Bank N.A. is one of the strongest banks in the nation. Summit Bank N.A. has earned and maintained a 5-Star rating for the latest 15 consecutive quarters.

“While the national economy saw modest growth in 2013,” reflects Karen L. Dorway, president of the rating firm, “through its strength and commitment, Summit Bank N.A. has been able to shine. The people who work at Summit Bank N.A. know that its well-being and that of the community are inextricably tied to one another. By supporting and promoting their customers, employees of Summit Bank N.A. are making a positive difference right where they live.”

Summit Bank N.A. has been working to earn customers’ trust since 2008. Its commitment to the community has not faltered in those six years. Summit Bank N.A. currently operates through three conveniently located branch offices in Fort Walton Beach, Panama City and Pensacola. Summit Bank N.A. is a member of the FDIC and an Equal Housing Lender. Summit Bank: See You at the Top.™

“We are pleased that such a respected rating service as BauerFinancial, has recognized the hard work and diligence of our bankers,” says Andrew Stein, Summit Bank N.A. President. “Summit is one of a very few community banks to be so honored in the State of Florida.”

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 pays BauerFinancial to rate it, nor can any choose to be excluded. Consumers may obtain star-ratings by visiting www.bauerfinancial.com.

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