Paragon Bank Names Cammy Downing Vice President of Compliance

25-Year Banking Veteran Joins North Carolina-Based Bank

Raleigh, NC, January 15, 2014 --( Paragon Bank has announced that Cammy Downing recently joined the bank as vice president of compliance. In her position, Downing is responsible for interpreting and implementing regulations to include writing policies as necessary, while supporting activities in other areas of the bank.

Downing, with a strong foundation in financial operations, loans and compliance, has been in the banking industry for more than 25 years. She started her career with Four Oaks Bank located in the Triangle, and Live Oak and Port City Capital banks located in Wilmington, N.C.

Downing holds two certifications from the Independent Community Bankers Association (ICBA); she is a Certified Community Bank Compliance Officer and a Certified Bank Secrecy Act Professional. Active in her community, Downing is a member of First Baptist Church in Garner, N.C., and enjoys volunteering in her free time. She resides in Clayton, N.C., with her nephew.

“Cammy’s vast compliance experience is an asset to Paragon Bank’s clients,” said Brian Reid, the bank’s Raleigh market president. “Her depth of knowledge allows us to maintain a high standard of client experience while remaining fully compliant with all regulatory practices.”

About Paragon Bank:
Founded in Raleigh, N.C., in 1999, Paragon Bank, with assets of $1 billion, provides an extraordinary private banking experience to businesses, professionals, executives, entrepreneurs and other individuals. Paragon’s commitment to an extraordinary client experience is built on the philosophy that clients deserve well-prepared bankers who are present and fully available, and proactive about helping clients achieve their goals. Banking services are provided through highly responsive professionals, an extensive courier service, online and mobile technologies, free world-wide ATM access, and a select number of strategically placed offices in Raleigh and Charlotte, N.C. For more information, visit
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