CommerceWest Bank (OTCBB:CWBK) was a returning sponsor for the Otis College 30th Annual Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show. Otis College is a non-profit institution that prepares diverse students of art and design to enrich our world through their creativity, their skill, and their vision. Ivo Tjan Chairman and CEO of CommerceWest Bank commented, "We are proud to have had the opportunity to support the annual scholarship benefit again this year. Otis encourages their students to be creative visionaries which is important for their success." He continued, "Just like the students at Otis, we are visionaries that are defining our industry with a unique vision. We don't just keep up with the latest trends, we create them." CommerceWest Bank creates the experience of "Bank on the Difference" for our clients. We help businesses, non-profit organizations, and key executives focus on the present and prepare for the future. Each client is different, which is why our team of professionals independently evaluates our clients to ensure that we tailor-make every loan or customize our cash management products to fit their needs. Our unique internal structure is composed of seasoned bankers who are empowered to make decisions and take character into account. CommerceWest Bank is headquartered at 2111 Business Center Drive in Irvine, CA, with Regional Offices in Orange County, Riverside County, Los Angeles County and San Diego County. We are a full service business bank and offer a wide range of commercial banking services, including, concierge services, remote deposit solution, full service internet banking, lines of credit, term loans, commercial real estate lending, SBA lending, and full cash management services. Visit www.cwbk.com to learn more about the Bank. "BANK ON THE DIFFERENCE"