Pacific Western Bank hired Steven Schwimmer to serve in the newly created position of executive vice president and chief innovation officer. In this role, Schwimmer will be responsible for Pacific Western Bank’s systems and applications environment, as well as various bank operations groups.
Prelim, a fintech provider that optimizes digital banking experiences for financial institutions, has expanded its capabilities to assist more banks assist more small businesses.
Pacific Western Bank promoted Sean Lynden to president of its venture banking group. Lynden has been affiliated with Pacific Western Bank since 2015 and previously served as EVP of technology venture banking.
Taira Hall joined Pacific Western Bank as the executive vice president of products and partnerships. Hall previously worked at Visa Business Solutions, Citigroup and Deloitte Consulting.