SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Zions Bancorporation (Nasdaq: ZION) right this moment introduced that Claire A. Huang has been elected to its board of administrators, efficient July 1, 2020. The Firm additionally introduced the retirement of Jerry C. Atkin, efficient on the identical date.
Ms. Huang has labored as a world model builder for over 30 years in a number of industries. She served because the chief advertising and marketing officer for J.P. Morgan Chase and Firm from 2012 by means of 2014, following her work as head of world advertising and marketing, worldwide communications and company social duty at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Previous to her work at Bank of America, she was head of Constancy Investments’ advertising and marketing and buyer technique teams. Her first function in monetary providers was at American Specific. Earlier in her profession, she developed her credentials as a turnaround and progress knowledgeable in shopper merchandise corporations starting at Procter and Gamble.
Ms. Huang has beforehand served as a board member of a number of corporations, together with Mirador, Scottrade, Foster Farms and Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars. She presently serves on the board of administrators of PODS, a pacesetter in transferring and storage, and of Prosper, a peer-to-peer lending platform, along with a number of non-profit boards.
“We are delighted to welcome Claire Huang to our board of directors,” stated Harris H. Simmons, Zions Bancorporation’s Chairman and CEO. “She brings extensive experience in financial services marketing and digital transformation and optimization that will be highly valuable to Zions Bancorporation as we continue to build a strong foundation for future growth. Her customer-centric focus will help ensure that we’re always creating value for our clients as well as our shareholders.”
“I am honored and excited to join the Zions board,” commented Ms. Huang. “I look forward to contributing to the next chapter of Zions’ growth, particularly leveraging their recent investments in their digital and technology platforms.”
Mr. Simmons famous that Mr. Atkin had served the Firm with distinction since his election to the Board in 1993, and has served on or chaired the Audit, Compensation, and Nominating and Governance Committees. “Over his remarkable career, Jerry Atkin built SkyWest, a St. George, Utah-based airline with three nine-passenger aircraft and 13 employees, into the nation’s leading regional airline, with a fleet of nearly 500 airplanes and over 14,000 employees, carrying 43 million passengers annually to destinations throughout the nation. He has liberally shared his time, talents and a great deal of down-to-earth wisdom with us over the years, and he will be greatly missed. We all wish Jerry and his wife, Carolyn, much happiness in the years ahead.”
Zions Bancorporation, N.A. is among the nation’s premier monetary providers corporations with annual web income of $2.eight billion in 2019 and greater than $70 billion of whole property. Zions operates underneath native administration groups and distinct manufacturers in 11 western states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. The Bank is a constant nationwide and statewide chief of buyer survey awards in small and middle-market banking, in addition to a nationwide chief in Small Enterprise Administration lending and public finance advisory providers. As well as, Zions is included within the S&P 500 and NASDAQ Monetary 100 indices. Investor data and hyperlinks to native banking manufacturers might be accessed at zionsbancorporation.com.