First Western’s Jackson Hole Office Approved for Banking Powers
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. – February 3, 2014 – First Western Trust’s Jackson Hole office is officially open for business following approval by the FDIC to engage in commercial banking services.
“We are delighted with this news and attribute this success to our team members who were so diligent in their efforts to make this happen,” said Thomas McNichols, President of First Western Trust, Jackson Hole. “This is a significant step forward for us.”
First Western Trust opened its trust operations in the Jackson Hole community in 2012. For the past two years, they have been successfully providing an integrated approach to financial services with investment management, wealth management, and trust services.
“The addition of banking services to our wealth planning capabilities will allow us to truly connect all of the pieces of our clients’ financial pictures,” McNichols added.
First Western wrapped up 2013 with $4.5 billion in assets under management along with several other notable awards and achievements. The projected growth for the company is positive moving into 2014, alongside the opening of the office in Jackson Hole. The office is located at: 690 S. Highway 89, Suite #260 Jackson Hole, WY 83001.
About First Western Trust
First Western Trust strives to be the best private bank and trust company 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 ConnectView, 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, Colorado, and Wyoming.