Heritage Oaks Bank, the Central Coast’s community bank since 1983, is proud to support the City of Arroyo Grande’s 100th Anniversary of incorporation.  The Bank is one of the official sponsors of this year-long community celebration.

“All of us at Heritage Oaks Bank congratulate the City of Arroyo Grande on its 100 years of heritage,” says Ron Oliveira, President/COO, Heritage Oaks Bank. “We are pleased to play a major contributing role of support as the city celebrates a century of community,” adds Oliveira.

Bob Lund, Village Improvement Association; Doug Perrin, Director of Recreation and Maintenance Services; Jill Hoving, Arroyo Grande Branch Manager, Iris Swisher, Branch Manager, Vice President of Rabobank; Mark Stasinis, Southern Regional Manager, Executive Vice President

The Centennial celebration will provide an important opportunity for community pride, unity, heritage and fun.“The Centennial committee is extremely excited to have Heritage Oaks Bank as a Silver Sponsor of the City of Arroyo Grande’s year-long celebration,” says Iris Swisher, Fundraising Chair of the Centennial Committee. “The City of Arroyo Grande is appreciative of the continued support from Heritage Oaks Bank. Heritage Oaks Bank will be the Major Sponsor at the Centennial Gala on July 8, 2011,” adds Swisher.

“Expect More” Dedication

Celebrating 28 years of dedicated service, Heritage Oaks Bancorp (NASDAQ: HEOP), is the holding company for Heritage Oaks Bank which operates as Heritage Oaks Bank and Business First, a division of Heritage Oaks Bank. Heritage Oaks Bank has its headquarters plus one additional branch in Paso Robles, two branch offices in San Luis Obispo, single branch offices in Cambria, Arroyo Grande, Atascadero, San Miguel, Templeton and Morro Bay and three branch offices in Santa Maria. Heritage Oaks Bank conducts commercial banking business in San Luis Obispo County and Northern Santa Barbara County. The Business First division has two branch offices in Santa Barbara. Expect More and learn more by visiting www.heritageoaksbank.com.

“Expect More” Value

Our “‘Expect More” commitment is to serve the best interest of our customers and employees with a genuine personal connection. This daily commitment has established Heritage Oaks Bank and Business First Bank, a division of Heritage Oaks Bank, as the largest publicly owned and operated community banking organization on the Central Coast.

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