April 14, 2010

Peggy Stoop Nominated for TI Distinguished Service Chapter Award

MILWAUKEE, WI, April 14, 2010 - Peggy Stoop, Assistant Vice President of First Business Bank - Milwaukee, was nominated for the TEMPO International Distinguished Service Chapter Award for her contributions to TEMPO Waukesha. Peggy has been on TEMPO Waukesha’s board since August of 2009 and serves as Vice President of membership. Besides her role at TEMPO, Peggy also serves the community through a board role at Waukesha Civic Theatre. She has worked at First Business for the past ten years.

Joy Rice, President, commented, "Peggy’s service and accomplishments for TEMPO Waukesha are most impressive, and we are delighted to honor her with this award."

The Distinguished Chapter Award will be presented at the 13th Annual TEMPO International Conference on Friday, May 21, in Madison at the Madison Club. The conference runs May 21-22. The theme is Facing Change: Wisconsin Leaders Collaborate! TEMPO members and guests can register for the conference at: www.tempointernational.org or by emailing Carol Pritzlaff, TI Exec. Administrator at info@tempointernational.org.

About TEMPO International
With the primary purpose of networking, TEMPO INTERNATIONAL provides a professional environment that enriches the individual member and the local and international community through selected business and professional programs and projects focused upon supporting, mentoring, and empowering women leaders. Visit www.tempointernational.org for more information.

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. 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.

The First Business Financial Services, Inc. logo is available at http://www.firstbusiness.com/logo

Contact:
Kelley Dixon
Marketing & Events Coordinator
First Business Financial Services, Inc.
262-792-1400
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