Business First Bancshares, the holding company for b1BANK, and Texas Citizens Bancorp signed a definitive agreement under which Business First will acquire Texas Citizens Bancorp and its wholly-owned bank subsidiary, Texas Citizens Bank.
b1BANK appointed Jesse Jackson to lead the bank’s financial institutions group. In addition, Jackson will join the bank’s executive leadership team. Jackson most recently served as executive vice president of Texas Capital Bank’s Dallas commercial banking practice.
Business First Bancshares completed its previously announced acquisition of Richland State Bancorp and its wholly owned bank subsidiary, Richland State Bank.