Kim Preston Recipient of 2010 Leadership Award for Board Contributions at PSC
MILWAUKEE, WI, April 9, 2010 - Kim Preston, Vice President of First Business Bank - Milwaukee, was the recent recipient of the 2010 Leadership Award for her board contributions at Pregnancy Support Connection, Inc. (PSC). Kim has served on the board since 2006 and serves as Board Treasurer. Besides her role at PSC, Kim also serves the community through a board role at Elmbrook Humane Society as Board Secretary. She has worked at First Business for the past 18 years.
Nancy Major, Executive Director, commented, "Kim is one of those people you just instantly like! She is professional, friendly, funny, has a beautiful smile, and just puts you to ease at every level. She is also incredibly kind and generous. Kim serves on our Board of Directors and rarely, if ever, misses a meeting or a deadline. She is always willing to go the extra mile and has exceptional follow-through."
PSC is the leading organization in Waukesha County providing comprehensive services, intervention and counseling to help address the root causes leading to crisis pregnancies. Its primary focus is to break the cycle. Members in the community are invited to celebrate and support Pregnancy Support Connection’s (PSC) longstanding outreach to young women facing crisis pregnancies at a 25th Anniversary Celebration "Retro Hollywood" themed red carpet event on May 5. The event starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Country Springs Hotel & Conference Center and will feature celebrity look alikes, dancing with the stars, and live entertainment. Attendees can bid on a wide variety of silent and live auction items, plus enjoy a gourmet dinner and fine wines. RSVP by April 23 at www.pregnancy-support.org.
About PSC, Inc. (Pregnancy Support Connection)
PSC, Inc. was established in 1985 as the UP Connection by local community leaders and healthcare professionals who saw the need for a pregnancy resource center for at-risk young women/teenage girls who were facing an unplanned, crisis pregnancy in Waukesha County. It was originally named the "UP Connection" to "uplift" and empower young women to make healthier choices and sound decisions for themselves and their newborns. From its humble beginnings as the UP Connection, operating out of a spare office at a local hospital, the Pregnancy Support Connection has grown to serve more than 1,200 young women/teenage girls annually in Waukesha and Milwaukee Counties. For additional information, visit www.pregnancy-support.org or call 262-524-4120.
About First Business Bank - Milwaukee
First Business Bank - Milwaukee was established in 2000 to provide a full range of commercial banking services to Milwaukee-area businesses and business people. It is chartered as a unit bank with a CEO, not a branch president, and a board of directors rather than an advisory board. This structure allows it to understand Milwaukee-area businesses and respond quickly and proactively to their needs. For additional information, visit www.firstbusiness.com or call 262-792-1400.
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. It is the 2nd largest Wisconsin-based commercial bank holding company listed on NASDAQ or the NYSE. 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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