HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BNC Bancorp (NASDAQ: BNCN) today announced that in anticipation of its 25 th anniversary, its wholly-owned subsidiary, Bank of North Carolina (the "Bank"), is unifying its name and logo under the Bank's long-standing BNC brand. This unified identity as BNC Bank will continue to showcase BNC's flagship cardinal as one that is modern and in-flight, signifying BNC's momentum, vision and growth.
Since 2010, BNC has completed over fifteen acquisitions throughout North and South Carolina and Southwest Virginia, and now operates 83 locations throughout the three state area. With the recently announced closing of its acquisition of High Point Bank Corporation BNC's total assets will increase to approximately $7.5 billion. "From our early days, 'BNC' has been used to refer to our bank and its services. The BNC name echoes our history while representing our expanded regional footprint," said Rick Callicutt, President and CEO of the Bank. "BNC is reflective of our culture and brand promise to Deliver More," commented Callicutt. The modernized BNC Bank logo validates the strong reputation BNC has built and emphasizes focus toward the future. In the coming days, BNC will launch its newly designed website as well as new BNC Bank signage in North Carolina.