Community 1st Bank (now First Foundation Bank) has named Steve Budiono, who has nearly a decade of managerial experience in the banking industry, as Senior Vice President/Senior Relationship Manager.
Budiono will help bolster the bank’s commercial lending services, working with business owners throughout Northern California.
“I’m excited about joining Community 1st Bank and being part of such a close-knit team,” Budiono said. “Community 1st has a great industry reputation and I really look forward to the close relationships with customers that take place at a community-focused bank.”
Budiono began his banking career with Bank of America in Palo Alto, where he served as Vice President/Business Banker from 2005 to 2008.
He relocated to the Sacramento region and began working for Westamerica Bank as a Vice President/Commercial Banker in October 2008. Budiono spent the past four years at JPMorgan Chase Bank, Sacramento as a Vice President/Relationship Manager.
“We’re extremely pleased to have someone with the skills, knowledge, dedication, and background that Steve Budiono possesses, join our team at Community 1st Bank,” said Robert Haydon, President & CEO of Community 1st Bank. “Steve is a wonderful new asset who will serve our existing clients well and help us attract new business.”
Budiono was born in Indonesia, raised in Singapore, and came to the United States as a teenager. He graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) with an International Studies degree.
Budiono lives in Rancho Cordova and in his spare time is an avid tennis player.