The First

Merger strengthens local bank for lending

Merger strengthens local bank for lending

Local bank Gulf Coast Community Bank (GCCB) was absorbed by regional banking franchise The First, A National Banking Association at the start of the year for roughly $3 million in stock exchanges and other transactions. GCCB officially opened July 2003 in Pensacola and was co-founded by businessman and former State representative Buzz Ritchie, who now […]