James Tomes, President & CEO of Telgian Holdings, Tapped for Arizona Bank & Trust Advisory Board

Phoenix, AZ, March 15, 2019 --(PR.com)-- James Tomes, President and CEO of Telgian Holdings, Inc., was recently appointed to the Arizona Bank & Trust Advisory Board. Arizona Bank & Trust, a subsidiary of Heartland Financial USA, Inc., is a state chartered bank with more than $660 million in assets and offices throughout Arizona. In this role, Tomes will call on over three decades of successful business experience to provide insight and visibility to Arizona Bank & Trust, while helping grow the firm's business.

As President and CEO of Telgian Holdings, Inc., Tomes is responsible for the industry-leading company’s overall operational and financial success. Since joining the fire, life safety and security firm in 1990, he has held a succession of executive positions that include President and COO, CFO, and EVP of Marketing and Sales.

“It is an honor to be appointed to serve on the Advisory Board of Arizona Bank & Trust, a bank that has been recognized by Forbes magazine as one of the best banks in America,” says Tomes. “I look forward to the opportunity to use my experience and insight to contribute to the bank’s continued success and strong commitment to the community.”

In addition to the advisory role for Arizona Bank & Trust, Tomes is active in an advisory capacity for numerous organizations, including the San Diego Military Advisory Council and San Diego Naval Medical Center Surf Clinic. He also serves on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Advisory Board and is a past member of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 30 and 30B committees.

Tomes is a graduate of Brown University with a degree in Business Economics and focus in Corporate Finance.

About Telgian Holdings, Inc.

Since 1985, Telgian has served as a trusted partner to clients around the globe, providing innovative fire, security, life safety consulting and engineering/design services, keeping facilities safe, compliant and on budget.

Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ with regional offices across the nation, Telgian provides service throughout the US and abroad. Telgian offers clients a comprehensive, single-source solution for all of their fire protection, security and life safety needs.
Susan McNeill