KANSAS CITY, Mo., Apr 23, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The U.S. Bank logo will soon
become a prominent part of the downtown Kansas City skyline, when the bank's
moniker is installed atop the north and south sides of 12 Wyandotte Plaza
building this week and next. The 38-foot long sign, with a 12-foot high shield,
is currently being installed by about a half dozen Acme sign workers with the
assistance of a crane. The logo's patriotic red, white and blue colors will be
lit at night and visible both from I35 and the Broadway Bridge.
Approximately 70 U.S. Bank employees plan to move from 1101 Walnut Street over
to 12 Wyandotte Plaza at the end of the month, occupying the lobby with a branch
and ATM and 5th Floor.
"Our presence in the KC skyline and move to a vibrant section of the downtown
demonstrates our commitment to being a major player in this market," said Mark
Jorgenson, U.S. Bank Kansas City Market President. "We have more than 35
branches in this market, and a nationwide network of more than 2,200 branches
and 4,000 ATMs for our customers to use when traveling for business or play."
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with assets of $189 billion, is the 8th largest
financial services holding company in the United States. The company operates
2,266 banking offices and 4,402 ATMs in 24 states 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
home of the Five Star Service Guarantee which assures customers of certain key
banking benefits and services or customers will be paid for their inconvenience.
U.S. Bancorp is the parent company of U.S. Bank. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web
PHOTO ALERT: U.S. BANK SHIELD TO BE INSTALLED ON WYANDOTTE PLAZA ON FRIDAY,
APRIL 23 BETWEEN 1:00 P.M. AND 3:00 P.M.
SOURCE: U.S. Bank
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Lisa Clark, 608-877-7517
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SOURCE: U.S. Bank