December 17, 2008 - LAKE OSWEGO, OREGON . . . It was recently announced by The Bank of Oswego in Lake Oswego that one of their employees has been promoted due to the growing success of the bank.

NICOLE OAKES was advanced to Deposit Operations Officer and serves in a customer service support capacity for the bank's deposit clients and On-line banking.

Professional employee growth is critical to the continued growth and success of our young bank. We hear compliments regularly about them and we all take pride with those who excel in our unique customer service culture.

The Bank of Oswego, a locally-owned and managed "community bank", has two full service locations in Lake Oswego. The Bank of Oswego serves businesses, individuals, entrepreneurs, women in business, and the mature market through: complete lending and deposit services; a mobile branch courier service; online banking; complimentary ATM usage; complimentary access to a "Community Room" for meetings; and an "At Your Service" Concierge, who will provide expertise on local attractions, information about local events, and assistance with special arrangements.