First Citrus Bank Announces Promotion of Jessica Kendall Hornof to Executive Vice President

TAMPA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#bank–First Citrus Bank, a leader in community banking, is proud to announce
the recent promotion of Jessica Kendall Hornof to the position of
Executive Vice President, Retail Banking.

Finding the right people in any organization’s leadership team is
critically important. They must possess a natural drive,
professionalism, and much more. First Citrus Bank recognized all of
these in Jessica Kendall Hornof when she joined the company 15 years ago
and promoted her to the position of Executive Vice President, Retail
Banking.

“Jessica leads with passion, optimism, and instills the ability to not
only satisfy clients, but totally exceed their expectation; Jessica is
the ideal person to fill the role of Executive Vice President,” said
Jack Barrett, President and CEO of First Citrus Bank.

After 15 years with First Citrus Bank, Kendall Hornof has become a
well-respected leader in the company. Her goal-oriented focus and drive
makes her the “go-to” retail banker in First Citrus Bank. She leads by
example and serves clients every day with high distinction and honor.

“I am beyond honored and thrilled to accept this promotion to Executive
Vice President and look forward to working with our team in making a
greater impact in our clients’ financial lives and ultimately, our
Retail Bank,” commented Kendall Hornof on her new role at First Citrus
Bank.

First Citrus Bank has five branches across Hillsborough County,
including offices in Brandon, Carrollwood, Citrus Park, Kennedy
Boulevard, and South Tampa.

About First Citrus Bank

First Citrus Bank, a $288 million commercial bank, was established in
1999 and headquartered in Tampa. It serves businesses and individuals
through a range of tailored financial solutions designed to fit their
needs. Specializing in retail and commercial banking services, the bank
has five locations throughout Tampa Bay.

First Citrus Bank creates a more vibrant Tampa Bay through financing
economic growth at the local level. For additional information, please
visit http://www.firstcitrus.com.

Contacts

First Citrus Bank
Sarah Perez, 813-925-5864
Marketing Manager
sperez@firstcitrus.com