First Business

July 21, 2009

First Business Trust & Investments Promotes Cymbre G. Van Fossen

Madison, WI, July 21, 2009 - First Business Trust & Investments announced today that Cymbre G. Van Fossen has been promoted to Vice President. First Business Trust & Investments is a part of First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIZ).

Cymbre serves as a trust officer for not-for-profit and individual trust and investment accounts, advises clients on estate planning and planned giving options, and participates in regulatory compliance efforts for the trust and investment division. She entered the private practice of law in 1995 and has experience in the areas of estate planning and administration, probate, business law, and real estate law. Cymbre also brings a high level of financial analysis and administrative skills from her work at the State of Wisconsin, Department of Administration.

Cymbre is currently a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Dane County Bar Association, the Forum for Women Estate Counselors, and the Madison Estate Council. She also serves as a Board Member on the Dane County Bar Pro Bono Trust Fund. Cymbre received her Juris Doctor with honors from the University of Wisconsin - Madison and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, from Amherst College in Massachusetts.

About First Business Trust & Investments
First Business Trust & Investments, a division of First Business Bank, serves the trust and investment needs of businesses, not-for-profit organizations, and individuals, offering a full line of products and services including qualified retirements plans, investment management services, and trust services. For additional information, visit or call 608-218-8000.

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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