Michael Sabbath Joins the Crestmark Team

For Immediate Release March 17, 2009

Contact: Mia Beattie
Phone: 248-267-1654

Michael Sabbath Joins Crestmark Transportation Services

Crestmark Transportation Services is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Sabbath as Vice President Business Development, who will be based out of Illinois.

Mr. Sabbath, who brings over 20 years of experience in the banking and commercial finance industries, will be responsible for bringing new business to the Nashville region. Before joining Crestmark, Michael served as VP of Business Development in the Transportation Funding Division at GE Commercial Finance.

Sabbath is a graduate of Iowa State University, and received a Masters degree from Olivet University.

“Michael has been a recognized leader in transportation financing. He will be a great complement to our commitment to the transportation industry and our focus on expanded market share”, says Ray Morandell, SVP – Sales Manager.

Crestmark Transportation Services, located in Nashville, Tennessee, specializes in transportation finance and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Crestmark Bank, member FDIC. www.crestmark.com