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Capitol Bancorp Opens Its Second Bank In Texas
LANSING, Mich., and PHOENIX, Ariz., Dec. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Capitol Bancorp Limited (NYSE:CBC), a $4.7 billion community bank development company, announced today that it has opened its second de novo community bank in one week in the state of Texas. The opening of Bank of Las Colinas, located in Irving, brings the total number of separately chartered community banks in the Capitol Bancorp network to 60. The largest holder of individual bank charters in the U.S., Capitol Bancorp is located in 17 states across the country.
Hans-Joachim Koerber Appointed to SYSCO's Board of Directors
HOUSTON, Dec. 19, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY) today announced that Hans-Joachim Koerber, Ph.D., has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2008, expanding the size of the Board to 12 members. He will be in the class of directors who will stand for re-election at the November 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and will serve on the Board's Audit and Finance Committees. Dr. Koerber is the former chairman and chief executive officer of METRO Group, a position he held from 1999 until his retirement in October of this year. METRO Group is Germany's largest retailer, operating 2,400 wholesale stores, supermarkets, hypermarkets, department stores and consumer electronics shops throughout the world.