DALLAS, Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Securities, FSB, (the "Bank") has announced the opening of a new loan production office in San Antonio, Texas, and welcomed Mark Koshnick as President – San Antonio Area, and Chris Human as Vice President – Commercial Loan Officer. The office is located at 153 Treeline Park, Suite 101.
"We are excited about the opportunity to expand our lending efforts in the San Antonio area and are proud to welcome two such accomplished banking professionals to lead this new office," said Robert Chereck, Executive Chairman and President of Southwest Securities, FSB. " Mark Koshnick and Chris Human have lived and worked in the San Antonio area for many years and understand the unique opportunities available to commercial clients in this market."
Mr. Koshnick has more than 18 years of banking experience in the San Antonio area and joins Southwest Securities, FSB from Capital One Bank where he was market president and regional manager of corporate middle market banking. Prior to joining Capital One, he was market manager of corporate middle market banking with SouthTrust Bank in San Antonio and has also held positions with Guaranty Bank and Bank of America. Mr. Koshnick earned a bachelor's degree from Purdue University and received Executive Management Certification from the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business.
Mr. Human also joins Southwest Securities, FSB from Capital One Bank in San Antonio where he was vice president – relationship manager in the commercial banking department. He has 16 years of experience in the banking industry, primarily in the San Antonio area. He has served with Compass Bank, Merrill Lynch and SouthTrust Bank, among others. Mr. Human earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Texas – San Antonio and is a Certified Treasury Professional.Southwest Securities, FSB, was established in 1986 and became a wholly owned subsidiary of SWS Group, Inc. in 2000. Based in Dallas, the Bank offers a variety of commercial banking services designed to help businesses grow and communities prosper. SWS Group, Inc. is a Dallas-based company offering a broad range of investment and financial services through its subsidiaries. The Company's common stock is listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol SWS. SWS Group, Inc. subsidiaries include Southwest Securities, Inc., a national clearing firm, registered investment adviser and registered broker-dealer; SWS Financial Services, Inc., a registered investment adviser and a registered broker-dealer serving independent securities brokers and their clients; and Southwest Securities, FSB, one of the largest banks headquartered in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. SOURCE Southwest Securities, FSB