W. Kent Lorenz Joins First Business Bank – Milwaukee Board Directors
MILWAUKEE, WI, – Jan. 13, 2010 – First Business Bank -Milwaukee announced today that W. Kent Lorenz has joined its Board of Directors. First Business Bank-Milwaukee is a part of First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ).
Kent Lorenz is President of the Midwest Region of Ellison Technologies, a provider of advanced machining and robotic automation solutions to North American metal-cutting manufacturers and their global affiliates. Kent currently serves on their Executive Committee with additional responsibilities for strategic planning, marketing, IT, and the spare parts division.
He is a current member of the Wisconsin Chapter of YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) and serves as an Elder at the Jerusalem Presbyterian Church. He is past Chairman of the American Machine Tool Distributors’ Association (AMTDA), past President of the Pewaukee Woods Owner’s Association, and past member of the Pewaukee Lake Citizens Advisory Committee.
Kent is also the Owner/Partner of DKR Investors LLC. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Engineering Mechanics.
“We’re pleased to have Kent join our board. His expertise complements that of our existing First Business Bank Board of Directors and builds upon the resources we offer our clients and staff.” stated Dave Vetta, President & CEO of First Business Bank-Milwaukee.
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.