BOULDER—JANUARY 24, 2012—First Western Trust (“First Western”) announced today that Matt Gorr will serve as president of the firm’s Boulder office. He was previously senior vice president.
In addition to extensive relationship management experience, Gorr brings to his new First Western role more than 16 years of lending and bank management experience. As president of the Boulder office, he will provide high-net-worth individuals, their extended families, and closely held businesses strategic solutions to ensure they reach their financial goals.
Through the firm’s proprietary wealth planning approach, ConnectView, Gorr works with clients to comprehensively review their financial situations and develops tailored solutions consistent with the clients’ objectives and risk tolerance.
“Matt takes the time to understand each of the variables that make up a client’s entire financial picture,” said First Western, Boulder Chairman Nancy Stevens. “With his insight, he is able assist our clients in successfully reaching their financial goals. His industry expertise and dedication to clients will serve him well as president of the Boulder office.”
Prior to joining First Western, Gorr was a vice president of commercial lending for The First National Bank of Arvada where he developed lending expertise comprising commercial and industrial lending, commercial real estate financing, land acquisition and development financing, and U.S. Small Business Administration lending.
“First Western goes above and beyond for each and every client,” said Gorr. “The continued opportunity to expand client relationships, build new ones, and lead the First Western team in a manner that will advance our clients’ financial well-being is immensely gratifying.”
First Western, headquartered in the West, brings together a strong team of individuals with more than 25 years of experience in the Boulder market. The firm provides integrated wealth management solutions on a private banking platform. First Western is recognized for developing customized solutions for high-net-worth clients in the areas of investment management, personal trust, private banking, and wealth planning.
About First Western Trust
First Western Trust strives to be the best private bank for the Western wealth management client by providing comprehensive, tailored solutions in the areas of wealth planning, private banking, investment management, and trusts and estates. First Western also offers expertise in retirement services, mortgages, insurance, and business banking. First Western’s services are integrated through Connect View, a proprietary approach that focuses on a client’s entire financial picture. Built specifically for clients based in the West, the firm has offices in Arizona, California, and Colorado.