February 08, 2012

First Business Financial Services, Inc. Hires Rachael Wendt

MADISON, WI, February 8, 2012 - First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ) announced today that Rachael Wendt has been hired as a Credit Analyst.

Rachael comes to First Business after working as a Fraud Analyst for US Cellular. She is a 2005 UW-Madison graduate with a B.S. in Economics and also obtained a second degree in Accounting from the University of Phoenix in 2010.

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 & Events Coordinator
First Business Financial Services, Inc.
608-232-5774
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