August 20, 2009

First Business Financial Services, Inc. Hires Kaylin Stampfl and Erin Vander Loop

MADISON, WI, August 20, 2009 - First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ) announced today that Kaylin Stampfl has been hired as Client Support Officer and Erin Vander Loop has been hired as Credit Analyst.

Kaylin has over 14 years of banking experience with a strong background in customer service and operations. Prior to this position, Kaylin worked as a Cash Management Officer for a local independent bank. She attended Weber State University in Ogden, Utah where she studied Criminalistics. Kaylin has participated in several local community events sponsored by the March of Dimes, United Way, and West Madison Lion’s Club.

Erin joins First Business from Grandbridge Real Estate Capital, where she worked as a real estate analyst, underwriting loans and analyzing commercial projects. Erin also has experience working as a real estate consultant for Ernst & Young’s Transaction Real Estate Group, with a focus on the retail, industrial, and hospitality sectors of commercial real estate. She is a 2005 graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Madison with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate and Urban Land Economics.

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 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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