Western Alliance Bank appointed Craig Hirson commercial banking market executive for Greater Los Angeles and Orange County, CA. Hirson has more than 20 years of experience in commercial banking, including roles at CommerceWest Bank and Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Western Alliance Bank appointed Matt Griesbach commercial and industrial industry executive for aerospace and defense. Griesbach previously held leadership roles in aerospace and defense corporate and commercial banking at City National Bank and Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Western Alliance Bank appointed Dillan Knudson head of commercial banking for Arizona. With more than 16 years of banking experience, Knudson most recently served as regional president and head of commercial banking at PNC Bank in Austin, TX.
Western Alliance Bank appointed Julian Parra head of commercial and industrial banking for California. Parra most recently served as regional commercial banking executive for California, Nevada and Hawaii at Bank of America.
Western Alliance Bank appointed Todd Sondrini head of treasury management, a new position that also encompasses product strategy and product operations. Sondrini was previously senior vice president and executive director of treasury management at Fifth Third Bank.
Western Alliance Bank promoted several senior executives to its new executive leadership team as part of the bank’s continuing commitment to align its management structure to support its growth.
Bessemer Investors, a New York-based investment firm, acquired a stake in Legacy Restoration, a provider of exterior restoration and remodeling services. Tree Line Capital Partners and Bridge Bank, a division of Western Alliance Bank, provided debt financing for the transaction.
Houlihan Lokey Capital and Wells Fargo Securities are serving as financial advisors to AmeriHome in the company’s sale to Western Alliance Bank.
Bank of America delivered a five-year, $25 million revolving credit facility for Orion Energy Systems, a provider of LED lighting systems and turnkey project implementation. The facility replaces Orion’s prior $20 million facility with Western Alliance Bank.