May 02, 2013

Topic: Company Press Release

First Business' Dave Vetta Receives Distinguished Alumni Award from Carroll University

BROOKFIELD, WI, May 2, 2013- First Business is pleased to announce Dave Vetta, First Business Bank - Milwaukee President & CEO, is a recipient of a Carroll University P.E. MacAllister Distinguished Alumnus Award for Service. The award is given to an individual who has distinguished himself/herself through leadership, volunteerism and service to Carroll. The award was presented to Dave on April 23rd at the Carroll University Celebrating Success Program which honors high-achieving students, outstanding faculty and accomplished alumni who personify the best of Carroll University.

Dave, a native of Waukesha and Whitefish Bay, graduated from Carroll University in 1976 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He holds an MBA from the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater and has taken advanced studies at Northwestern University and University of Virginia, Darden School of Business. Dave is active in United Way of Milwaukee and of Waukesha. He has served on the Board of Trustees for Carroll University and is a member of the Carroll University Athletic Hall of Fame. Active in both the MMAC (Metro Milwaukee Area Chamber of Commerce)and the Waukesha Business Alliance, Dave and First Business are founding members of the Waukesha Manufacturing Alliance. He is a board member of Second Chance Partners. Dave has served as President of the Waukesha Memorial Hospital Foundation as well as a member of the Waukesha Community Foundation board.

Read more at the Carroll University website: or watch the following video featuring Dave, his achievements, and his connections to Carroll University:

About First Business Financial Services, Inc.

First Business Financial Services (Nasdaq:FBIZ) is a $1.3 billion Wisconsin-based bank holding company that specializes in focused financial solutions for businesses, key executives, and high net worth individuals through its operating companies. Its companies include: First Business Bank - Madison; First Business Bank - Milwaukee; First Business Bank - Northeast; First Business Trust & Investments; First Business Equipment Finance, LLC; and First Business Capital Corp. For additional information, visit or call (608) 238-8008.

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Jodie Johnson
VP Marketing
First Business Financial Services, Inc.