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A Billion Thanks

Naperville, IL – January, 2016

Liz Spencer of NCTV17 in Naperville, speaks with Lou Petritz, Mike Thiel and Anna Zimmerman about recent milestones achieved by First Community and reasons for the bank’s continued progress.

First Community Financial Bank from NCTV17

Steve Randich Interview with WJOL News

Joliet, IL – August 20, 2015

Steve Randich, Executive VP and Joliet Market President, talked about the Nasdaq Listing with Scott Slocum on WJOL Radio. Listen to the interview here.

Growing with Naperville

Naperville, IL – April, 2015

Katie Wood, Executive Director of the Downtown Naperville Alliance, talks with Lou Petritz and Mike Thiel about First Community’s success in 2014 and the bank’s ongoing commitment to the Naperville community.

First Community Financial Bank from NCTV17

What It Means to Be a Community Bank

Naperville, IL – June, 2014

Liz Spencer, Executive Director of NCTV17 in Naperville, talks with Market President Lou Petritz and others about the new First Community location in Naperville Plaza and the value of doing business with a community bank.

First Community Financial Bank from NCTV17

Suchor Family Honors Jerry Dover

Homer Glen, IL – April, 2014

When the Lockport High School Porters decided to participate in the Strike Out Cancer baseball tournament benefitting the Make Your Mark Foundation’s fight against pediatric cancer, freshman Jake Suchor decided he would honor Jerry Dover, husband of a First Community employee and co-worker of Jake’s mother. Jake was proud to wear Jerry’s name on his jersey and we’re proud of Jake Suchor and his Mom, Kim Suchor, a member of the First Community team in Homer Glen and Burr Ridge. Nice going, Jake!


Donn Domico Named Market President of First Community Financial Bank in Homer Glen

Homer Glen, IL – October 11, 2013

First Community Financial Bank has appointed Donn Domico, its Senior Executive Vice President, age 41, to serve as the new Market President in Homer Glen.

Domico joined the First Community Bank Group in April of 2008 after working for MB Financial Bank N.A. and LaSalle Bank N.A. and became President & CEO of First Community Bank of Plainfield in 2009.

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Greg Schaefer Named New Market President of First Community Financial Bank in Plainfield

Plainfield, IL – October 11, 2013

First Community Financial Bank has appointed Greg Schaefer, age 56, as its new Senior Vice President and Market President in Plainfield.

“Greg brings 34 years of experience in commercial banking and relationship management to First Community and is very well known in the Joliet and Plainfield communities,” said Roy Thygesen, CEO of First Community Financial Bank.

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Lou Petritz Named New Market President of First Community Financial Bank in Naperville

Naperville, IL – October 11, 2013

First Community Financial Bank has named Lou Petritz, age 58, new Market President in Naperville.

“Lou is a good choice as the new president due to his level of commitment and knowledge here in the community,” said his predecessor J. Patrick Benton. “I probably met him 15 years ago when we worked on a United Way project and he is a very well connected person with an excellent commercial lending background that will help build the bank's commercial lending portfolio.”

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