FirstBank, one of the nation’s largest privately held banks with a focus on “banking for good,” began providing banking services in Colorado in 1963. Today, the bank maintains more than $19 billion in assets and operates more than 115 branch locations across Colorado, Arizona and California. FirstBank offers a variety of checking accounts, savings accounts, home equity loans, mortgages, and a full range of commercial banking services, including financing, treasury management and deposit accounts.
Since 2000, FirstBank has contributed more than $65 million to charitable organizations, but the bank’s commitment to philanthropy transcends monetary donations. FirstBank takes an active role in community engagement. FirstBank helped launch both Colorado Gives Day which has raised over $217 million for local nonprofit organizations since 2010. Charitable giving is a fundamental FirstBank value and most of its officers serve on local nonprofit boards.
FirstBank believes that its employees are an invaluable component of its focus on “banking for good.” That’s why the company makes significant investments in their success. From tuition reimbursement and flexible time off for parents to its “promote from within” culture, it’s no wonder FirstBank has been recognized as a “Best Bank to Work For” by American Banker, “Top Company” by Colorado Biz and “Top Workplace” by The Denver Post for eight consecutive years.
FirstBank’s customers are at the heart of its focus on “banking for good.” The bank consistently goes above and beyond in its efforts to meet their needs and improve their banking experiences. FirstBank was the highest-rated bank in Colorado for customer satisfaction, according to J.D. Power & Associates’ 2018 Retail Banking Satisfaction Study. Colorado Biz readers voted FirstBank “Best Bank” for three consecutive years, and Forbes ranked FirstBank as Colorado’s “Best in State Bank.”