Banking Directory Featured

8:00pm EDT July 26, 2009

Bank of America

401 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 524-6581
www.bankofamerica.com
Kenneth D. Lewis
President and CEO
About
Bank of America, with its full range of banking services from investing to asset management, provides businesses with industry-leading support and top-of-the-line assistance. Serving approximately 55 million consumer and business relationships, Bank of America has more than 6,100 retail banking offices and more than 18,500 ATMs.
Founded 1904
Selected services
Online payroll, invoicing and tax services, merchant card processing, check cards, lending

BankUnited

255 Alhambra Circle
Coral Gables, FL 33134
(305) 569-2007
www.bankunitedfla.com
Ramiro A. Ortiz
President and CEO
About
BankUnited is the largest bank to be headquartered in Florida. With its sound local presence, the bank offers a large array of financial services with a huge focus on its customers’ communities. BankUnited has personal and business banking subdivisions as well as a loan center and investment services.
Founded 1984
Selected services
Business Internet banking, business lending and leasing, business deposit products, commercial real estate financing

Citibank

8750 Doral Blvd.
Miami, FL 33178
(800) 627-3999
www.citibank.com
Vikram Pandit
CEO
About
With approximately 200 million customers in more than 100 countries, Citibank is one of the pre-eminent financial services companies in the world. Citibank utilizes a multifaceted online banking system to continue its outreach to customers around the globe. The bank also provides credit cards, loans and investment management to its customers.
Founded 1812
Selected services
Online banking, remote check depositing, insurance and estate planning, foreign exchange and trade, escrow

Ocean Bank

780 N.W. 42nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33126
(305) 442-2660
www.oceanbank.com
A. Alfonso Macedo
President and CEO
About
The largest independent state chartered commercial bank headquartered in Florida, Ocean Bank was founded in 1982. The bank serves Broward and Miami-Dade counties and Bacon Raton with financially sound and profitable banking services. Ocean Bank provides personal and commercial banking services through 21 branch locations.
Founded 1982
Selected services
Online cash management, checking, savings, international services, term loans

SunTrust Bank

501 E. Las Olas Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(800) 786-8787
www.suntrust.com
James M. Wells III
Chairman and CEO
About
SunTrust Bank offers deposit, credit, trust and investment services to a wide range of clients in the South Florida area — from retail to business and institutional clients. The Atlanta-based bank also provides banking services like mortgage banking, investment management, brokerage, capital market services and equipment leasing to its customers.
Selected services
Online banking, checking, savings, credit cards, high-net-worth banking

Wachovia Bank

200 S. Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL 33131
(305) 789-4710
www.wachovia.com
John G. Stumpf
President and CEO,
Wells Fargo & Co.
About
Wachovia recently became a part of Wells Fargo & Co., expanding its services to more than 11,000 stores and 12,000 ATMs across the country. The newly formed entity is No. 1 in the U.S. in community banking presence, mortgage originations, small business lending and middle-market commercial banking. It serves businesses of all sizes.
Founded 1879
Selected services
Mobile banking, business loans, lines of credit, business check card, payroll services

Washington Mutual Bank

240 E. Palmetto Park Road
Boca Raton, FL 33432
(800) 788-7000
www.wamu.com
Jamie Dimon
Chairman and CEO,
JPMorgan Chase
About
Now a part of JPMorgan Chase, Washington Mutual focuses on middle-market consumers, small businesses and commercial consumers. Washington Mutual meets these three clientele bases with the same approach: WaMu makes it easy for business to happen, and it provides customers with great value. The bank has multiple locations in Southern Florida.
Founded 1889
Selected services
ACH fraud protection, foreign wires and drafts, letters of credit, merchant payments, payroll
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Business Finance U.S.A.

3785 N.W. 82 Ave., Suite 116
Doral, FL 33166
(305) 597-0037
www.businessfinanceusa.biz
Bryan Miller
President
About
Business Finance U.S.A. has been offering financing to small businesses for more than 30 years. Working with an array of banks and private funding sources around the country, Business Finance U.S.A. helps small businesses find loans that match funder criteria with the company’s eligibility and business operations.
Founded 1974
Selected services
Working capital loans, equipment leasing, accounts receivable financing