LAKEWOOD, Colo., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Solera National Bancorp, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SLRK), the parent Company of Solera National Bank, announced today it will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Thursday, June 16, 2011, at 10:00 a.m., local time, at the Lakewood Country Club, 6800 West 10th Avenue, Lakewood, CO 80214. The matters to be voted on as set forth in Solera National Bancorp's Proxy Statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on April 26, 2011 are the election of 11 directors and the ratification of auditors. "Regardless of the number of shares you own, it is important that they be represented at the annual meeting. Your vote matters to us and we need your support," said Douglas Crichfield, President and CEO. "If your shares are held in a brokerage account and you fail to provide any voting instructions, your broker or other nominee will not have discretion to vote your shares on the election of directors. It's very important that every shareholder exercise their right to vote." The Proxy Statement and Annual Report on Form 10-K are available via the Company's Investor Relations Web site at http://www.solerabank.com. If you have any questions relating to the annual meeting of shareholders, voting your shares, or need to request additional proxy materials, you may call Advantage Proxy, our proxy solicitation advisors, toll-free at 1-877-870-8565 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m., Eastern Time, Monday through Friday. About Solera National Bancorp, Inc. Solera National Bancorp, Inc. was incorporated in 2006 to organize and serve as the holding Company for Solera National Bank which opened for business on September 10, 2007. Solera National Bank is a traditional, community, commercial bank with a specialized focus serving the Hispanic market. It prides itself in delivering personalized customer service — welcoming, inclusive and respectful — combined with leading-edge banking capabilities. The Bank is also actively involved in the community in which it serves. SOURCE Solera National Bancorp, Inc.