Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Former Corpus Christi Mayor Appointed to IBC Bank Board of Directors
Joe Adame will provide vision and guidance
to promote bank’s interests in the market
(February 26, 2013) Corpus Christi, TX – IBC Bank–Corpus Christi is proud to announce the appointment of former Corpus Christi mayor and real estate broker Joe Adame to its board of directors. Adame was officially appointed at a ceremony before IBC Bank leadership and fellow board members at IBC Bank-Corpus Christi’s Shoreline branch on Feb. 11.
As a member of the board, Adame will give leadership and policy direction in regard to the bank’s financial management. The board also provides vision and guidance to develop, encourage, promote and protect the business, tourism, industrial, and educational interests of the bank and the communities it serves.
“IBC Bank consistently searches for the most experienced individuals to help provide insight to the bank, our customers, and shareholders,” IBC Bank-Corpus Christi President and CEO Harold Shockley, Jr. said. “Joe is a strong, influential leader of the community and we are proud to have him join the IBC family.”
Adame is a life-long resident of Corpus Christi and served four years as mayor since his first election in 2009. He has more than 40 years of real estate experience, during which he founded Joe Adame & Associates, a full service brokerage company specializing in commercial / industrial real estate.
IBC Bank has served the Coastal Bend community since 1995 and currently operates 10 locations in the market. The bank proudly continues to offer Free Checking, which comes with a Free Instant Issue Visa Debit Card, and many other free services such as Free Online Banking with Bill Pay and Free Mobile Banking.
IBC Bank–Corpus Christi is a division of International Bancshares Corporation (NASDAQ: IBOC), an $11.9 billion multi-bank financial holding company headquartered in Laredo, Texas, with 215 facilities and 339 ATMs serving 88 communities in Texas and Oklahoma. International Bancshares Corporation was named one of the nation’s 100 most trustworthy companies by Forbes in 2012. More information is available at www.ibc.com. Visit us on our YouTube channel, IBCBankWeDoMore. MEMBER FDIC / INTERNATIONAL BANCSHARES CORPORATION.