July 07, 2009

First Business Capital Corp. Hires Jim Tepp

MADISON, WI, July 7, 2009 - First Business Capital Corp. announced today that Jim Tepp has accepted the position of Vice President - Account Executive. First Business Capital Corp. is a part of First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ).

Jim is responsible for managing existing client relationships at First Business Capital Corp. He has 33 years of banking experience, many of those being in asset-based lending. Past experience includes 22 years as an Account Executive at Firstar in both their asset-based lending group and structured finance area in Milwaukee, and three years in credit as an approver. Jim also spent eight years as a Correspondent Banker for M&I. He is a CPA and graduated from Carroll College with an Accounting degree.

About First Business Capital Corp.
First Business Capital Corp. is a leading source of asset-based lending for small- to mid-market companies with credit requirements of $700,000 to $7,000,000 and more. We provide revolving lines of credit and term loans for acquisitions, debt restructuring, turnaround situations, debtor-in-possession, confirmation financing, and rapid growth financing. For additional information, visit www.firstbusiness.com or call 608-232-5980.

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About First Business Financial Services, Inc.

First Business Financial Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:FBIZ) is a Wisconsin-based bank holding company, focused on the unique needs of businesses, business executives, and high net worth individuals. First Business offers commercial banking, specialty finance, and private wealth management solutions, and because of its niche focus, is able to provide its clients with unmatched expertise, accessibility, and responsiveness. For additional information, visit www.firstbusiness.com or call (608) 238-8008.

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Contact:
Kelley Dixon
Marketing Assistant
First Business Financial Services, Inc.
608-232-5774
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