Tag Archives: Miami-Dade County Area

Biscayne Branch helping our neighbors in Louisiana

CenterState Bank’s Biscayne Branch donated food, water, clothing, diapers, pet food, bedding and many other items for the victims of the Louisiana flooding.  CenterState Bank donated three whole pallets of water. Being a Florida based community bank, many of us lived through Hurricane Andrew and we understand the need for basic supplies. We are happy […]

People on the move, Denise Held

Denise Held Incoming Governor at Soroptimist International of the Americas South Region Held, Vice President/Retail Service Leader for CenterState Bank in Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties, has been elected Incoming Governor of the Soroptimist International of the Americas South Region. Held will be responsible for leading the Soroptimist mission to improve the lives of women.

CenterState 1st National Bank of South Florida

For the second time this month, CenterState Banks has unveiled a deal that will push it further into South Florida. CenterState (NASDAQ: CSFL), based in Davenport, has an agreement to buy Hometown of Homestead Banking Co. for $19.1 million. Hometown of Homestead is the parent company of 1st National Bank of South Florida, a $346 […]

CenterState looks to South FL for latest acquisition

CenterState Banks Inc. will continue expanding into the south Florida market, with the planned purchase of Community Bank of South Florida Inc. The cash-and-stock deal is valued at $66.6 million, a press release said. Community Bank (OTC Pink: CBKS), the parent company of Community Bank of Florida, is the market share leader in south Miami-Dade […]