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First Western Trust Adds President to Aspen Team

Aspen, Colo – October 11, 2015 – First Western Trust is pleased to announce a new addition to its Aspen team. As President, Charles Bantis is responsible for the day-to-day operations and business development of the Aspen team and is focused on building strong relationships with our clients.

Charles brings more than 29 years of banking experience to the First Western team. He most recently served as president at Vectra Bank where he was responsible for all revenue, profit, credit quality, and market share for four branches in the Roaring Fork Valley and Telluride Markets. His prior experience includes senior vice president and senior credit analyst at Vectra Bank and vice president of commercial lending at Pueblo Bank & Trust.

“At First Western, we build wealth management solutions that help our clients achieve the goals they set for themselves, their families, businesses, and experiences,” said Scott Wylie, CEO of First Western Trust. “Charles’ dedication to his clients and his unique ability to connect with them will help strengthen our ability to create these tailored solutions for our clients.”

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