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First Foundation Inc. Announces Leadership Moves at the Top

by | Nov 21, 2022

Dallas-based First Foundation Inc. announced Monday that Chief Executive Officer Scott F. Kavanaugh has been named president of First Foundation Inc. and First Foundation Bank.

First Foundation Inc. is a financial services company with two wholly-owned operating subsidiaries, First Foundation Advisors and First Foundation Bank.

“Enhancing Scott’s position to include the role of President is the most suitable, long-term transition for the organization,” lead independent director Max Briggs said in a statement....

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by | Sep 29, 2020
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North Texas De Novo TYME Bank Withdraws Application With the FDIC
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DFW De Novo Bank Approval Still on Track: Execs Discuss COVID-19’s Industry Impact

by | Mar 23, 2020
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by | Feb 10, 2020
The international data trust will be the "first-of-its-kind" for scholarly publishing.
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DI People: Match Group, MoneyGram, AVIO Consulting, and Comerica Make Leadership Moves
by | Jan 28, 2020
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It’s Tyme: Local Organizers Apply to Form a New Bank in Dallas
by | Jan 17, 2020
The de novo applications have been filed for the Farmers Branch-based community bank that its founders—who have, until recently, been operating in stealth—say will serve startups, enterprises, and regular folks who want a locally owned bank.
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Automated Bank: Do You Still Want a Live Teller?

by | Jan 6, 2017
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American Retains Bank in Quest for Alternative Jet Fuels
by | Sep 29, 2016
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