Bank of Southern California Names John Chung Group Managing Director

San Diego, Calif., January 30, 2019 – Bank of Southern California, N.A. (OTC Pink: BCAL), a community business bank headquartered in San Diego, has announced the appointment of John Chung as Regional Managing Director of the Business Banking Group. He will be responsible for expanding the group’s client base, growing customer relationships and leading the team’s impact and presence throughout Southern California.

Mr. Chung is an accomplished and effective banking leader with more than 17 years of commercial banking experience. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President, National Sales Director for Crossroads Small Business Solutions covering the Los Angeles and Orange County markets. Prior to that, he maintained leadership positions with Banc of California and City National Bank. Mr. Chung holds a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University.

“John is a deeply rooted and experienced banker with a long history of building, developing, and leading successful business banking teams throughout Southern California,” said Tony DiVita, Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer. “The addition of John to our business banking group is a necessary step in further advancing our team and strengthening our growing presence in the region,” concluded DiVita.