Chief Deposit Officer Jessica Kendall Hornof and other Tampa Bay bank officers address the ongoing need to have physical branches on the Gulf Coast of Florida in a recent Tampa Bay Business Journal article. Per the article, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) reported that the majority of bankers believed that branch-based banking would cease within…

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Jack Barrett and Jessica Hornof in front of the President's Award

A strong showing of orange-themed talent compels First Citrus Bank to award two recipients with honors during Orange, the Morean Arts Center pop-up gallery. ST.PETERSBURG, Fla., June 11, 2021 – Two St. Petersburg artists, Martha Gipson and Greg Read, were recognized by exhibition sponsor, First Citrus Bank, for their artwork on display during Orange! The…

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Mural on Interior of St. Pete Branch

First Citrus Bank commissions legendary artists Leon “Tes One” Bedore and the Vitale Bros. to create an expansive mural that shines light on its commitment to the ‘Burg. TAMPA, Fla., June 2, 2021 – In celebration of their new downtown St. Pete full-service branch, First Citrus Bank commissioned renowned urban artists Leon “Tes One” Bedore…

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Business Observer Florida recently shared First Citrus Bank’s number one ranking as Florida’s leading community bank. First Citrus Bank received this recognition from American Banker for the second year in a row, based on the three-year return of average equity for publicly traded community banks. First Citrus Bank provided crucial economic support to local Tampa…

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First Citrus Bancorporation, Inc. retains recognition from American Banker as Florida’s top performing community bank and is among the top 100 nationwide. TAMPA, Fla., May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — First Citrus Bancorporation, Inc. (OTC Markets: FCIT ) was recognized as Florida’s leading community bank for the second year in a row, and ranked among the nation’s top 100…

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