ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 23, 2006--U.S. Bank has opened its
newest commercial real estate loan office at 500 Northpark Town Center
on 1100 Abernathy Road in Atlanta, Georgia. The office is a part of
U.S. Bank's East/Southeast commercial real estate region, which
encompasses offices in Washington, DC, Louisville, Kentucky,
Nashville, Tennessee, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Boston,
It is managed by Rick Anthony, senior vice president and Atlanta
market manager. Anthony will be responsible for growing both staffing
and production in what is slated to be one of the largest commercial
real estate offices for U.S. Bank. Also on board are Randy
Rinderknecht, Lori Litow and James Miller, as relationship managers.
The office will focus on providing construction, acquisition,
renovation, mezzanine and permanent financing to commercial real
estate developers and investors based in Georgia and surrounding areas
for their portfolios nationwide. U.S. Bank's commercial real estate
team will also provide deposit services, treasury management and
capital market products.
Anthony comes from Wachovia Bank, and its former SouthTrust Bank,
where he worked for most of his 29 year career in various roles, most
recently as a head of specialty commercial real estate production.
Anthony brings to the table a broad level of experience in all
commercial real estate property types. He is a graduate of both Auburn
University's School of Business with a degree in finance and the
Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Additionally, he has served on industry boards and panels for the
National Investment Center, Johns Hopkins University and the Mortgage
Bankers Association and is a published author for the RMA Journal. He
is active in the community and currently resides in Alpharetta with
his wife Linda. They have four children, all of whom live in the
Atlanta metro area.
Rinderknecht, Litow and Miller all come from SouthTrust.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with assets of $213 billion, is the
sixth-largest financial holding company in the United States. The
company operates 2,434 banking offices and 4,966 ATMs, and provides a
comprehensive line of banking, brokerage, insurance, investment,
mortgage, trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses
and institutions. U.S. Bancorp is the parent company of U.S. Bank.
Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at www.usbank.com
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Lisa H. Clark, 608-877-7517
SOURCE: U.S. Bank