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South Florida Business Journal Names Florida Community Bank Senior Vice President & Regional Director, Anita Aedo among Most Influential Women in Business


Florida Community Bank (FCB) is proud to have Anita Aedo, Senior Vice
President and Regional Director based at FCB's Bird Road branch
location, recognized among South Florida Business Journal's 2018
Most Influential Business Women of the Year.

Honored at South Florida Business Journal's annual awards program
at Pier Sixty-Six Resort & Marina, Ms. Aedo was one of only 25 top
business executives recognized from across Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm
Beach Counties. The South Florida Business Journal awards program
celebrated its 11th year recognizing women for their career
achievements, exceptional leadership, and community involvement.

Anita, who has been with Florida Community Bank for three years and has
more than 25 years of banking experience, is an exemplary leader and top
performer for FCB, as well as an established, highly respected industry
banker within the aviation industry. She has also volunteered her time
and talents as Corporate Treasurer for the Greater Miami Aviation
Association (GMAA), which provides scholarships for disadvantaged
college-bound students pursuing careers in aviation. Anita is a graduate
of the University of Miami, where she majored in finance.

Said Ms. Aedo, "Throughout my career, mentoring others has been the
greatest source of inspiration, in fact, having colleagues tell me that
I helped serve as an example of the banker they wish to be has been
truly satisfying. This recognition helps to re-affirm the positive
impact that I strive to make on others every day."

Said Kent Ellert, President and Chief Executive Officer, Florida
Community Bank, "We couldn't be prouder of Anita for this achievement in
being named an influential leader within the South Florida business
community. The quality and commitment of our human capital is one of our
greatest assets and one of the reasons behind our continued growth and
success. Anita's professionalism and leadership qualities have made her
a valued member of our team, and we applaud her efforts."

About Florida Community Bank

Florida Community Bank, N.A., (NYSE:FCB) is the largest community
banking company and the second largest Florida-based independent bank,
and among the most highly capitalized banks in the state. Awarded a
five-star rating from Bauer Financial™, FCB assets are over $12 billion,
with capital ratios that exceed regulatory standards. Since its founding
in 2010, FCB has been steadfast in its commitment to delivering
personalized service, innovation, and products and services equal to
those offered by the national banks. Similarly, FCB recognizes the
importance of community, fostering a corporate culture that promotes
employee volunteerism at all levels, while supporting community-based
programs and partnerships that help promote greater financial
independence and improved quality of life for families. FCB serves
individuals, businesses and communities across the state with 50
full-service banking centers from east to west, and from Daytona Beach
to Miami-Dade. For more information, visit
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