MILWAUKEE, WI, January 13, 2010 "
First Business Bank " Milwaukee announced today that W. Kent Lorenz has joined its Board of Directors. First Business Bank " Milwaukee
is a part of First Business Financial Services, Inc.
(NASDAQ:FBIZ). Kent Lorenz is President of the Midwest Region of Ellison Technologies
, a provider of advanced machining and robotic automation solutions to North American metal-cutting manufacturers and their global affiliates. Kent currently serves on their Executive Committee with additional responsibilities for strategic planning, marketing, IT, and the spare parts division. He is a current member of the Wisconsin Chapter of YPO (Young Presidents" Organization) and serves as an Elder at the Jerusalem Presbyterian Church. He is past Chairman of the American Machine Tool Distributors" Association (AMTDA), past President of the Pewaukee Woods Owner"s Association, and past member of the Pewaukee Lake Citizens Advisory Committee. Kent is also the Owner/Partner of DKR Investors LLC. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin " Madison with a degree in Engineering Mechanics. "We"re pleased to have Kent join our board. His expertise complements that of our existing First Business Bank Board of Directors
and builds upon the resources we offer our clients and staff." stated Dave Vetta
, President & CEO of First Business Bank " Milwaukee. 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.