Oak Valley Community Bank Announces Loan Officer Hiring

OAKDALE, Calif., May 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Oak Valley Community Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Oak Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ:OVLY), announced that Michael Stevens has joined the Bank as Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. He will be based out of the Stockton Branch.

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Stevens brings over twelve years of commercial banking experience to Oak Valley. In his new role, he will help grow and maintain new and existing loan relationships. He is currently a Loan Committee member at California Capital Financial Development Corporation and Vice President with Laguna Youth Baseball.

“We are pleased to have Michael join our commercial lending team. With his wide-ranging knowledge in portfolio management and business community banking, he will be a great asset to the bank,” stated Gary Stephens, SVP, Senior Lending Officer.

Stevens attended California State University, Sacramento and obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. In his free time, he enjoys spending time volunteering as a coach for youth sports and golfing. He currently resides in Elk Grove with his wife Brooke and their three children.

Oak Valley Bancorp operates Oak Valley Community Bank & Eastern Sierra Community Bank, through which it offers a variety of loan and deposit products to individuals and small businesses. They currently operate through 16 conveniently located branches: Oakdale, Turlock, Stockton, Patterson, Ripon, Escalon, Manteca, Tracy, two branches in Sonora, three branches in Modesto, and three branches in their Eastern Sierra Division, including Bridgeport, Mammoth Lakes and Bishop.

For more information, call 1-866-844-7500 or visit www.ovcb.com.

Contact: Chris Courtney/Rick McCarty
Phone: (209) 848-BANK (2265)
Toll Free (866) 844-7500
www.ovcb.com

Shahab Saba of Cyberset Imparts Reputation Management Wisdom at Digital Marketing Seminar Held in Partnership with Google

Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) May 25, 2017

Shahab Saba, President and CEO of Cyberset, spoke about the art and science of reputation management to a gathering of community business leaders, including many in the field of healthcare, as part of a Digital Marketing Seminar held in partnership with Google. The event took place on May 3 at the Winnetka Convention Center. Mr. Saba, who founded the Los Angeles-based digital marketing firm, explained the ins-and-outs of improving the online reputation of medical and other businesses. His talk focused on such matters as the best ways for businesses to manage both positive and negative reviews at such sites as Yelp! It also dealt with how to generate more positive online discussion of a medical or other type of business.

The event was part of a national effort to help small businesses across the United States in celebration of 2017’s annual Small Business Week. “When customers can support local businesses, entire communities benefit. In fact, communities with robust local listings and a strong web presence can build a stronger local economy,” said Emily Harris, Manager of Google's Get Your Business Online program. “In small communities, this could be worth up to +$300k a year; in large cities it can be up to +$7m1.”

About Cyberset:

Cyberset Corp is a respected leader in Internet marketing, an area that has become crucial to the success of all companies in all fields. The firm’s team is comprised of top-tier Internet marketing specialists, graphic designers, writers, and developers, and it has transformed countless new and moderately successful websites into bustling marketing powerhouses. Cyberset focuses on producing quality content that is fully optimized, which means that its clients rank higher on major search engines than their competitors. As a Premier Google Partner, Cyberset is dedicated to the highest standards of quality and performance on behalf of all our clients.

About National Small Business Week:

Since 1963, the President of the United States has issued a proclamation announcing Small Business Week each year, which recognizes the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners.

For additional information about how Cyberset can build a business’s online marketing power, call today for a free consultation at 818-962-0730, or contact the company online at http://www.Cyberset.com.

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HCAP Partners Announces Exit of Portfolio Company Resolve Systems

San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 25, 2017

HCAP Partners, a California-based mezzanine debt and private equity firm, announced today the sale of Resolve Systems (Resolve), a leading provider of incident response and resolution software, to Insight Venture Partners. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Tim Bubnack, Managing Partner, and Nicolas Lopez, Principal, managed HCAP Partners’ investment with Resolve and were active with the Company as a board director and board observer, respectively.

Resolve Systems was founded in 2000 as primarily an IT services provider and value added reseller of IT operations and network management software. In December 2013, HCAP Partners provided the company with a mezzanine loan to accelerate the development and commercialization of the Company’s emerging IT process automation (ITPA) software platform called Resolve. HCAP later invested growth equity with Solis Capital Partners (Solis), the company’s lead investor. Since then, Resolve evolved significantly from its ITPA origins into a leading incident response and resolution software platform supporting the network, IT and security operations environments of leading Fortune 1000 enterprises throughout the world.

“HCAP’s support and advice were valuable to Resolve Systems and its employees,” stated Martin Savitt, CEO of Resolve Systems. “Their patience and ability to understand the software market enabled us to further accelerate our already very successful product, and allowed us to focus our strengths on such areas as international expansion and security.”

Tim Bubnack, Managing Partner, commented, “We were pleased to invest with Solis and work with Martin and his team to support the successful launch and deployment of Resolve. The company is positioned well for growth and we look forward to their continued success.”

Solis Capital Partners is a private equity firm specializing in the lower middle-market. Headquartered in Newport Beach, CA, and with offices in San Diego, CA, Solis focuses on companies with revenues of $15 million to $100 million, typically in the service, niche manufacturing, and software sectors.

Pacific Crest Securities, a division of KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Resolve Systems in connection with this transaction.

About HCAP Partners

HCAP Partners was founded in 2000 and is a provider of mezzanine debt and private equity for underserved, lower-middle market companies throughout California and the Western United States. The firm seeks to invest $2 million to $9 million in established businesses generating between $10 million and $75 million in revenues in the healthcare, software, services, and manufacturing industries. HCAP Partners has invested in over 50 companies since it was founded and through ongoing, active engagement with portfolio companies the team at HCAP Partners provides value-added resources to help optimize performance and increase enterprise value. The firm has been recognized as an ImpactAssets 50 fund four years running and, through its Gainful Jobs Approach, works to facilitate a positive impact on underserved businesses, their employees, and their communities through active portfolio engagement. Partners Tim Bubnack, Morgan Miller, Frank Mora, Hope Mago, and Nicolas Lopez lead HCAP Partners’ investment team. For more information, please visit http://www.hcapllc.com.

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