TESTIMONIALS

“The most amazing banking experience we’ve ever had!”
- Tom Scott, General Manager, Oliver's Market
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"Summit's Small Business Lending Program made it possible for us to continue our family legacy. Costeaux French Bakery prides itself on our core business values of family, service, quality and community since 1923. Our bakery has survived because of community support and our responsiveness to our customers' needs. In Summit State Bank, we found a business partner who shares these same values." - Will Seppi, Owner, Costeaux French Bakery (See full testimonial ad)

"As a local nonprofit supporting local children and teens, we appreciate the support we receive from Summit State Bank. In addition to donations and sponsorships, the Summit team really finds creative ways to help promote us and be interested and engaged in our programs and services. Their support is above and beyond what I would have expected from a bank!" - Matt Martin, Executive Director, Social Advocates for Youth (Listen to the full testimonial)

"At Valley of the Moon Children's Foundation, caring for kids is what we're all about, which is why we love banking with Summit State Bank. We are proud of Summit State Bank's commitment to caring for our community. Being exclusively in Sonoma County, they think local, give local and care local."
– Laura Colgate, Executive Director, Valley of the Moon Children's Foundation (Read full testimonial)

"I’ve had many commercial banking relationships going back to 1968 and never has there been a bank whose first and only priority is the customer. I can only describe this experience as refreshing." – Kim & John Lloyd, Big John's Market (Read full testimonial)

"Thank you for your recent generous donation of $10,533 to the 4Cs through the Summit State Bank Nonprofit Partner Program. Please extend our sincere gratitude to everybody at Summit State Bank, not only for this generous donation, but for all of our interactions with the bank. We have been extremely pleased with our Summit State Bank experience."
- Melanie Dodson, Executive Director, Community Child Care Council of Sonoma County
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“We confidently recommend Summit State Bank as the most impressive and financially secure option available to us. Branch Manager Mary Celestre has always been available to personally assure that our specific needs and procedures were being met, and operations officer Jamie Hidalgo constantly helps us work out the details with gracious and reliable attention.” – John Bertucci, Executive Director, Petaluma Community Access (Read full testimonial)

"We can always count on cheerful and courteous help when we walk into our Healdsburg branch to conduct business. We have and will continue to refer our colleagues to Summit without hesitation. Additionally, the co-marketing provided by Summit has expanded our visibility and impact on education both in Healdsburg and county-wide." - Paula Wurlitzer, Secretary, Healdsburg Education Foundation (See full testimonial ad)

"As a community supporter, I recognize and applaud Summit State Bank's commitment to supporting our community. I know firsthand of your consistently generous involvement with community events and nonprofits. It is important to me that my bank follows through on supporting the community as well as Summit does. Tom Duryea, as President and CEO, you make me feel like your #1 customer when you take time to check in with me when I am visiting the bank." - Willie Tamayo, Community Leader and Business Owner
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"The reason I chose Summit over all the other local banks is that you all really walk your talk and do so much to support local business and your banking partners, supporting us and encouraging partnerships between us and your other banking clients. As a woman-owned local business, I also appreciate how many women are in senior and management roles at Summit." - Kayse Gehret, Owner, Soulstice Spa (Read full testimonial)