(NOVEMBER 29, 2017) CORPUS CHRISTI, TEXAS
- IBC Bank-Corpus Christi is proud to announce the appointment of Willard Hammonds II as chairman of the board of directors. He has served on the board of directors for more than 10 years.
Hammonds and his family owned several apartment complexes in Corpus Christi and currently develops real estate and invests in various developments across the city.
"IBC Bank has played a key role in the success of our business for many years," said Hammonds. "I am honored to serve IBC Bank-Corpus Christi as a board chairman and help it grow Corpus Christi's business community."
IBC Bank-Corpus Christi President and CEO Harold Shockley Jr. said the experience and wisdom Hammonds has brought to the board has greatly benefitted the bank.
"Over the years, the depth of knowledge Willard has imparted to our board has helped grow our bank," Shockley said. "We're excited to have a Corpus Christi native who has had such great success as a business owner help our bank add further value to our community."
Hammonds has served on several boards and councils throughout the years. In addition to his board position with IBC Bank-Corpus Christi, he has served on the board of directors for the Downtown Management District and Economic Development Corporation as well as various City of Corpus Christi committees.
Hammonds graduated from Texas A&M University in 1989 with a Bachelors of Business Administration. He and his wife, Carol, have two children.
IBC Bank-Corpus Christi is a division of International Bancshares Corporation (NASDAQ: IBOC), and $12 billion multi-bank financial holding company headquartered in Laredo, Texas, with 192 facilities and more than 297 ATMs serving 87 communities in Texas and Oklahoma. In 2016, IBC celebrated its 50th anniversary since it opened its doors for business in 1966. IBC Bank's slogan "We Do More" reflects the bank's dedication to the growth and success of both the customers and the communities it serves. International Bancshares was ranked 46th on Forbes' prestigious list of 100 Best Banks in America in 2017. IBC Bank-Corpus Christi has been serving the Coastal Bend community since 1995 and has a retail branch network of nine locations. MEMBER FDIC / INTERNATIONAL BANCSHARES CORPORATION. Visit us on our YouTube channel, IBCBankWeDoMore. More information is available at ibc.com.