Paragon Commercial Bank Named One of Charlotte’s Best Places to Work

Charlotte Business Journal Honors Local Commercial Bank in Small Business Category for 2012

Charlotte, NC, December 14, 2012 --( Paragon Commercial Bank (, North Carolina’s first business-only bank, has announced that the company was named one of Charlotte’s “Best Places To Work” by Charlotte Business Journal in the small business category. The Best Places To Work program recognizes outstanding companies whose benefits, policies and practices are among the best in the region. Winners were selected based on the results from an employee survey process conducted by Quantum Market Research. Once nominated, a company needed to meet a threshold in employee participation, a percentage that varies based upon the size of the company, to be eligible for the award. All award recipients were honored during the Nov. 9 awards luncheon at the Charlotte Convention Center.

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“We are honored to be recognized by Charlotte Business Journal as one of its Best Places To Work,” said Phil Jurney, Paragon Commercial Bank Charlotte market president. “We have outstanding team members that understand what makes for strong community outreach and fun, positive attitudes in the workplace.”

About Paragon Commercial Bank:
Founded in Raleigh, N.C. in 1999, Paragon Commercial Bank is North Carolina’s first business-only bank. Paragon Commercial Bank provides banking products and services tailored exclusively to the needs of middle-market companies with revenues from $2 million to $75 million, their executives and high net worth individuals. The bank’s business focus includes operating companies in a wide range of categories, professional firms and nonprofit organizations. Headquartered in Raleigh, the bank expanded to open a location in Charlotte, N.C. in 2006. For more information, visit

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