Carla C. Sanders Joins First Business Board of Directors
KANSAS CITY, KS, – July 13, 2017 – First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ) announces the appointment of Carla C. Sanders to its holding company Board of Directors, serving on the Compensation Committee. A Kansas City executive, Sanders is Senior Vice President of Human Resources and a member of the Executive Committee for AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc., the largest movie exhibition company in the U.S., Europe, and throughout the world.
“We’re honored and excited to have Carla Sanders, a Kansas City resident, on our holding company Board of Directors,” says Rob Barker, President – Kansas City Region, First Business Bank. “She’s very involved in our community, brings valuable expertise in human resources, and has an inside perspective on the local business landscape. I’m proud that First Business continues to invest in Kansas City with this addition to the board.”
Sanders is responsible for AMC’s strategic development and implementation of benefits, community relations, compensation, employment practices, human resource systems, talent acquisition, and training and development. She is a member of the Boards of Directors for the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum and the Kansas City Friends of the Zoo, and serves as Board Chair for the Central Exchange win/win. She also participates in various national organizations and was inducted as a member of the 2016 Class of Women Who Mean Business, a recognition for women who are top-ranking corporate executives, engaged in for-profit businesses, or are entrepreneurs in the Kansas City region.
“I am truly impressed with First Business’ strength and performance, and I look forward to contributing to the company’s future success,” says Sanders.
About First Business
First Business Financial Services is a Wisconsin-based bank holding company, focused on the unique needs of businesses, business executives and high net worth individuals. First Business offers commercial banking, specialty finance and private wealth management solutions, and because of its niche focus, is able to provide its clients with unmatched expertise, accessibility and responsiveness. For additional information, visit www.firstbusiness.com.