First Business Financial Services Elects John M. Silseth To Board Of Directors
MADISON, WI, – Dec. 19, 2006 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) – First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ), located at 401 Charmany Drive in Madison, announced today that John M. Silseth has been elected to its Board of Directors.
John is President of Antietam, LLC in Milwaukee and has served on the board of First Business Bank – Milwaukee since February of 2004. He will continue to serve on the Milwaukee board in addition to this new appointment.
“John will be a great addition to our board. His knowledge of the marketplace, financial expertise, and commitment to the community have served First Business Bank – Milwaukee well. We look forward to having John and his depth of experience on our holding company board,” stated Jerry Smith, Chairman of First Business Financial Services. Silseth, President of Antietam, serves on the board of First Business Bank – Milwaukee and United Lutheran Program for the Aging.
John has also served on the boards of: Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan; Serenity Inns; Ampco Pumps Company, Inc.; Wilderness Log Homes, Inc.; Raffel Comfort Services, LLC; Kasgro Rail Corp.; Kasgro Leasing LLC; Prince Corporation; and Zenith Products.
He has also acted as Chairman of Lutheran Social Services CEO Search and Screen Committee for Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan.
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.