Dahlka reports to Mark Hoppe and the business is based near Baltimore in Towson, Maryland.About Taylor Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: TAYC) Taylor Capital Group, Inc. is the $4.7 billion bank holding company of Cole Taylor Bank, a commercial bank headquartered in Chicago. Cole Taylor specializes in serving the banking needs of closely held businesses and the people who own and manage them. Through its divisions Cole Taylor Business Capital and Cole Taylor Mortgage, the Bank also provides asset based lending and residential mortgage loan products through a growing network of offices throughout the United States. Cole Taylor is a member of the FDIC and is an Equal Housing Lender. Visit www.coletaylor.com/equipment-finance. Forward-looking statements: Certain statements in this press release constitute forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements reflect our current expectation about certain prospects and opportunities, and anticipated or expected events. We have tried to identify these forward-looking statements by using words such as "may," "plan," "should," "will," "expect," "believe," "intend," "could" and "estimate" and similar expressions. These forward-looking statements are based on information currently available to us and are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause our performance and actual events in 2012 and beyond to differ materially from expectations expressed in, or implied by, these forward-looking statements. SOURCE Taylor Capital Group, Inc.