January 12, 2010

First Business Financial Services, Inc. Hires Melissa Colby

MADISON, WI, January 12, 2010 - First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ) announced today that Melissa Colby has been hired as a Financial Accountant.

Melissa comes to First Business with eight years of customer service experience. She is a recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater, with a double major in Accounting and Finance. Melissa is an active volunteer at Touched by a Paw, a no-kill cat shelter in Whitewater, WI.
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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