December 06, 2012

Topic: Manufacturing

Manufacturing First: Presents scholarship fund to support high school seniors pursuing manufacturing

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 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:
Jim Ropella
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
First Business Financial Services, Inc.
608-232-5970
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