Red River Bank announces new Baton Rouge president
Baton Rouge, LA (June 3, 2015) - Red River Bank announced that David K. Thompson has joined as the team Baton Rouge market President. Thompson comes to Red River Bank from Iberia Bank where he was Senior Vice-President, and Commercial Group Manager since 2008. Thompson has over 25 years of banking experience in the Baton Rouge area, and began his banking career at City National Bank.
Blake Chatelain, Red River Bank President and CEO said, “David is a strong banker with deep roots in the Baton Rouge community, and we’re pleased to welcome him to the team. We look forward to his strong leadership and guidance in the community and with our growing Louisiana bank.”
“Red River Bank is a great fit for me,” Thompson said. “The bank shares the same vision and ideas for growth that I have for the greater Baton Rouge area. I’m excited to be part of a team that’s customer-focused as well as Louisiana-focused. I’m also impressed with the commitment Red River Bank has shown to the area adding branches on Essen and the new construction at Perkins & Acadian.” he added.
About Red River Bank
Red River Bank is the seventh-largest community bank headquartered in Louisiana, with over $1.4 billion in assets, 20 banking centers and 29 ATMs. The bank serves six parishes, spanning from Shreveport to Baton Rouge with headquarters in Alexandria. Founded in 1999, Red River Bank offers consumer and commercial banking, mortgage lending and investment services. Additional information can be found at www.redriverbank.net.