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Skagit Bank opens branch in Seattle market

Skagit Bank recently established its first full-service branch in King County.

The new office is in downtown Ballard at 2410 NW Market St. Skagit Bank now has 12 offices across Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish and King Counties, and was recently ranked the 15th largest bank in the state by the Puget Sound Business Journal, according to a company news release.

President and Chief Executive Officer, Cheryl R. Bishop said entering the Seattle market is a significant milestone for Skagit Bank.

“We researched the market, hired the right team and selected the right Seattle neighborhood, Ballard. We're looking forward to helping both the consumer and business markets in Ballard and the City of Seattle,” Bishop said in the news release.