Cole Taylor Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Taylor Capital Group, announced the opening of a new commercial banking office in Lombard, IL.

Thomas W. Ryan, group senior vice president, Commercial Banking, heads the office. Ryan has more than 25 years of experience in serving companies in the region. He and his team of relationship banking experts will focus on meeting the specialized banking needs of closely-held middle market businesses in the area.

“I’m delighted to announce the opening of this new office,” said Lawrence G. Ryan, executive vice president and chief lending officer. “Having Tom and his team on the ground in Lombard will bring Cole Taylor Bank’s relationship-based approach closer to the businesses that call DuPage County home.”

Ryan said, “We’re excited by the opportunities this new office provides. Having our team located directly in the markets we serve will further enhance our ability to provide customized lending solutions and proactive, responsive service to the individuals who own and manage companies across the region.”