Thank you to Citywide Banks for your long-time partnership with the Colorado CEO Forum. It is a pleasure to tell your story alongside you this year!


Who we are: Founded in Aurora, CO, in 1963, Citywide Banks is a Colorado-chartered, full-service bank with assets of approximately $2.5 billion and banking centers located across the Front Range, foothills and mountain communities. The bank offers a local banker team with dynamic expertise across several industries and a full suite of financial tools, including Commercial lending services, treasury management solutions, payment solutions, deposit services, and personal banking solutions. Citywide Banks is a subsidiary of Heartland Financial USA, Inc. (NASDAQ: HTLF), a $15 billion family of community banks across 11 states. Citywide Banks is a member FDIC and Equal Housing Lender. Visit to learn more.

Why we do it: Our team is passionate about providing the expertise and tools to help Colorado companies grow and further impact our vibrant local communities. As a company, our mission is to enrich lives one customer, employee, and community at a time.

We impact clients by: Providing the local expertise and financial tools to help move Colorado companies forward. Since our founding in 1963, Citywide Banks has specialized in supporting local businesses with the lending and banking services they need to grow. Our bank has evolved as needs of Colorado’s companies has evolved. Today, Citywide Banks supports our clients with impactful technology platforms, innovative treasury management solutions, and a nationally-ranked commercial credit card program.

Here are a few comments from our clients:

“In our opinion Citywide’s greatest asset is their ability to listen to their customers’ needs and concerns. This is a testament to the fact that they truly want a long-lasting relationship with their customers.” – Mark Ward, Ward Electric Company

“I’ve learned that the important thing is how my bank will respond to problems as opposed to the promises they make about their services. Over the years Citywide has proven time and time again to be responsive and available.” – Ellen Judish, United Power

A few personal tidbits: For more than 50 years, our bank has been a leader in corporate philanthropy across Colorado, supporting mental health wellness, education, economic development, and other local causes. Citywide Banks is highly engaged through nonprofit board involvement, employee volunteering, and financial support for hundreds of local causes each year.


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