BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass has promoted veteran bankers John "Rusty" Davis and Jim Park to senior vice presidents in correspondent banking.
The senior relationship managers help financial institution clients with cash management, credit liquidity, portfolio strategies and international transactions, among other services.
Gallatin, Tenn.-based Davis works with community banks in Tennessee and Kentucky while Park works with financial institutions in Alabama and Mississippi, helping them utilize BBVA Compass' correspondent banking services.
Davis has worked at several banks and financial institutions in Tennessee and Georgia since starting his banking career in 1989. He received his bachelor's degree from Bethel University and his graduate degree from the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University.Park received his bachelor's degree from the University of Alabama and his graduate degree from the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. He joined BBVA Compass in 2011. He has worked in the financial services industry for more than 30 years. About BBVA Group BBVA Compass is a subsidiary of BBVA Compass Bancshares Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of BBVA (NYSE: BBVA) (MAD: BBVA). BBVA is a customer-centric global financial services group founded in 1857. The Group has a solid position in Spain, is the largest financial institution in Mexico and has leading franchises in South America and the Sunbelt region of the United States. Its diversified business is geared toward high-growth markets and relies on technology as a key sustainable competitive advantage. Corporate responsibility is at the core of its business model. BBVA fosters financial education and inclusion, and supports scientific research and culture. It operates with the highest integrity, a long-term vision and applies the best practices. The Group is present in the main sustainability indexes. More information about the BBVA Group can be found at www.bbva.com . About BBVA CompassBBVA Compass is a Sunbelt-based financial institution that operates 684 branches, including 352 in Texas, 89 in Alabama, 78 in Arizona, 62 in California, 45 in Florida, 38 in Colorado and 20 in New Mexico. BBVA Compass ranks among the top 25 largest U.S. commercial banks based on deposit market share and ranks among the largest banks in Alabama (2nd), Texas (4th) and Arizona (5th). BBVA Compass has been recognized as one of the leading small business lenders by the Small Business Administration and was recently awarded the 2013 Celent Model Bank Award for its new core banking platform. Additional information about BBVA Compass can be found at www.bbvacompass.com, by following @BBVACompassNews on Twitter or visiting newsroom.bbvacompass.com. Editor's Note: BBVA Compass is a trade name of Compass Bank. SOURCE BBVA Compass