Ivo A. Tjan, Chairman and CEO, CommerceWest Bank (Photo: Business Wire)Ivo Tjan, Chairman and CEO of CommerceWest Bank, commented, “We are appreciative of the opportunity to show our support for Miocean as they are a valued client of CommerceWest Bank. This non-profit organization allows everyone the ability to enjoy the Southern California shoreline. Contributing to such a great cause helps us ensure that our clients, employees and their families can enjoy California and be safe while doing so.” Mr. Tjan continued, “CommerceWest Bank recognizes the work of non-profit organizations and thinks that it is honorable that they put all of their profits toward a goal that betters our local community. This is why we offer special programs for non-profit organizations.” CommerceWest Bank is determined to do everything it can to help non-profit organizations reach their goals. We partner with them and provide a variety of complimentary services such as Remote Deposit Solution, NetBanker Online Cash Management and Concierge Services. To help raise additional money for non-profit organizations that are clients of the bank, our local Concierge promotes their events to our exclusive network of contacts.
CommerceWest Bank (OTCBB:CWBK) supported Miocean for their Annual Blue 42 Event. Pat Fuscoe, Chairman for Miocean, commented, “I am excited to have CommerceWest Bank support us again this year. Miocean aims to eliminate the urban pollution that is strangling our 42 mile long Orange County coast.” He continued, “One in three beach goers are exposed to bacteria, toxins and polluted water with one in ten becoming ill. Miocean partners with local Cities in a 'B-to-B' relationship to build shoreline projects that catch & clean storm water runoff. They also sponsor educational prevention curricula at several local schools & institutions. Every dollar brought in by Miocean goes directly to their projects which is feasible due to the fact that their Board members pay for administrative expenses. The Board members are local CEO's and business leaders who take ownership and responsibility for this important work that protects our ocean…….your ocean…….Miocean.”