TriCo Bancshares completed its previously-announced merger with Valley Republic Bancorp. The combined company, operating as TriCo Bancshares with its banking subsidiary, Tri Counties Bank, expects to have total assets of approximately $10.1 billion as a result of the merger.
TriCo Bancshares, the parent company for Tri Counties Bank, and Valley Republic Bancorp, the parent company for Valley Republic Bank, entered into a definitive agreement under which Valley Republic will merge with and into TriCo in a stock transaction valued at approximately $165.6 million.
Valley Republic Bancorp appointed Stephen M. Annis executive vice president and chief administrative officer while Michele Jasso is now executive vice president and chief operating officer. Garth A. Corrigan is now executive vice president and CFO.