February 23, 2010

Tim McKeag Joins First Business Bank

APPLETON, WI - February 23, 2010 - First Business Bank - Northeast, part of First Business Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:FBIZ), announced today that Tim McKeag has been hired as Vice President of Business Development.

Tim comes to First Business with 25 years of experience. He was previously Market President of The Business Bank - Appleton. Tim has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh. Tim has volunteered his time as a board member with the Salvation Army, Boy Scouts, Outagamie County Housing Authority, and the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh College of Business Administration.

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, visit www.firstbusiness.com or call 920-734-1800.

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:
Kelley Dixon
Marketing & Events Coordinator
First Business Financial Services, Inc.
608-232-5774
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