As Colorado’s economy continues to grow, the Denver Tech Center has become “home” to many new businesses while more and more existing businesses have migrated south of downtown to this economic trading center. To support this growing business center, First Western Trust’s DTC team brings their expertise in private banking, investment management, and wealth planning to serve the varied needs of our Denver Tech Center clients.
With individual areas of expertise, our team works together to provide a holistic view of your finances, creating an effective plan for your business, personal, and philanthropic needs. Clients are able to enjoy true Wall Street expertise at a local level, complete with unprecedented local access and personal service. Our integrated wealth management services are second to none and include private banking, investment management, trusts, wealth planning, and fiduciary services.
Our DTC | Cherry Hills team is comprised of talented individuals who can offer you unparalleled knowledge in financial services.
Our Local Team
Pate Reber, CFP®
Pate is responsible for client portfolio and relationship management, financial planning, asset allocation, cash-flow planning and execution, and other portfolio analysis and refinement.
Robert Schmidt, relationship manager for lending services, is responsible for generating new loan business and maintain a quality loan portfolio. Build trusted and loyal relationships with high net-worth clients and referral sources.
Doug Hanisch Relationship Manager | Lending | DTC Doug has been in banking since 2003, starting as a teller. He has worked as a loan assistant, personal banker, consumer banking sales manager, credit analyst, and commercial loan portfolio manager.
Nicholas Sikonski, client services manager, is responsible for managing all aspects of the profit center's private banking platforms, ensuring outstanding client service, operational excellence, and achievement of deposit and revenue goals
Doug Barker, vice president and senior portfolio manager at First Western Trust, DTC | Cherry Hills, is responsible for building and managing new and existing investment management client relationships.