Bridge Bank to Participate in Second Annual AlwaysOn OnMedia Conference in New York City
SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - January 25, 2008) - Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ: BBNK), whose
subsidiary is Bridge Bank, National Association, one of the fastest-growing
full-service business banks in California and the Nation, announced today
its participation in the AlwaysOn OnMedia Conference for the second
consecutive year. This two-and-a-half-day event is being held January 28 -
30, 2008, at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in New York City.
AlwaysOn OnMedia features technology CEOs from Silicon Valley leading
presentations and high-level debates with the global advertising and media
establishment, about disrupting user behavior and creating new
opportunities in the marketing, branding, advertising, and public relations
industries. At OnMedia, editors will honor the OnMedia 100 Top Private
Companies. Fifty of the top CEOs from the OnMedia 100 will present their
market strategies to a panel of industry experts in a "CEO Showcase."
Since opening in 2001, Bridge Bank has been recognized as one of the
fastest growing and best performing banks in California and the Nation. At
September 30, 2007, the Company reported total assets of $790 million and
year-to-date earnings of $8.2 million, an increase of 30% over the prior
In its January 2008 issue, US Banker magazine listed Bridge Capital
Holdings among the top 25 banks of 2008, based upon the company's return on
equity. In the same issue, Daniel P. Myers, Chief Executive Officer of
Bridge Bank, N.A. and Bridge Capital Holdings, was also named to the 2008
All-Star Banking Team as one of the top ten bank CEOs in the nation.
Bridge Bank specializes in providing superior service and customized
banking solutions to small and middle-market, and emerging technology
businesses, in Silicon Valley, California, and the Nation. The bank's
product offerings include 24/7 internet-based business cash and treasury
management, on-line account statement and item imaging, remote deposit
capture, commercial lines of credit, growth capital financing, construction
loans, Small Business Administration 7(a) and 504 loans as an SBA Preferred
Lender Participant-accredited direct lender, and factoring and asset-based
loans through its Bridge Capital Finance Group.
About Bridge Capital Holdings
Bridge Capital Holdings is the holding company for Bridge Bank, National
Association. Bridge Capital Holdings was formed on October 1, 2004 and is
listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the trading symbol BBNK. Visit
Bridge Capital Holdings on the web at www.bridgecapitalholdings.com.
About Bridge Bank, N.A.
Bridge Bank, N.A. is Silicon Valley's full-service professional business
bank. The Bank is dedicated to meeting the financial needs of small,
middle-market, and emerging technology businesses. Bridge Bank provides
its clients with a comprehensive package of business banking solutions
delivered through experienced, professional bankers. Visit Bridge Bank on
the web at www.bridgebank.com.
AlwaysOn ignited the open-media revolution in early 2003 by being the first
media brand to launch a community blog network. In 2004, AlwaysOn
continued to lead the industry in innovation by engaging its bloggers in a
social network. AlwaysOn is also revolutionizing the media business by
applying its open-media principles to its executive event series (OnMedia
NYC, Venture Summit East and West, OnHollywood, the Broadband Digital,
Stanford Summit, and Going Green) and quarterly print "Blogozine." No
other media brand has dared to create such open interaction with its
readers and event
participants. For more information about AlwaysOn and the OnMedia
Conference, please visit http://alwayson.goingon.com/ecom/productview/20031
Certain matters discussed in this press release constitute forward-looking
statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform
Act of 1995, and are subject to the safe harbors created by that Act.
Forward-looking statements describe future plans, strategies, and
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forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties
that could cause the actual results, performance or achievements to differ
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competitive pressures in the banking industry; (2) changes in interest rate
environment; (3) general economic conditions, nationally, regionally, and
in operating markets; (4) changes in the regulatory environment; (5)
changes in business conditions and inflation; (6) changes in securities
markets; and (7) future credit loss experience.