December 06, 2011

Manufacturing First Presents Scholarship Fund to Support High School Seniors

(APPLETON, WI) - December 6, 2011 - Manufacturing First announced today it will be presenting a check for $3,000 to support graduating high school seniors who are attending a technical college in the New North in a manufacturing-related degree program. The scholarship funds are sourced by the first annual Manufacturing First Expo and Conference, which was held Oct. 26, 2011. The event was organized by First Business, along with the NEW Manufacturing Alliance and Insight Publications. More than 400 manufacturers participated in the first year event. The check will be presented at the New North Summit during the NEW Manufacturing Alliance breakout session at 2 p.m. Dec.7, 2011.

ABOUT FIRST BUSINESS BANK - NORTHEAST
First Business Bank - Northeast is headquartered at 3913 W. Prospect Avenue in Appleton. In addition to offering commercial loan products, First Business Bank - Northeast offers a full line of deposit, investment, and equipment finance products through its affiliates First Business Bank - Madison and First Business Trust & Investments. Among these products are: remote deposit, treasury management, Internet banking, retirement plans, investment management services, trust services, asset-based lending, and equipment finance and leasing. For additional information, call 920-734-1800.
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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Jodie Johnson
Vice President - Marketing
First Business Financial Services, Inc.
608-358-6289
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