Poppy Bank is 5-star rated by BauerFinancial, the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating firm, and is recognized as one of the strongest financial institutions in the country. Poppy Bank specializes in business lending including SBA loans, and offers a full array of personal and business banking products and services including deposit products, cash management services and ACH processing.
History: Poppy Bank, formerly known as “First Community Bank”, is headquartered in Santa Rosa, California. Poppy Bank was organized by nine prominent business leaders in 2004. Since opening our first branch in January 2005, Poppy Bank has grown to eleven branches across the San Francisco Bay Area. The Bank is governed by a dedicated Board of Directors formed entirely by accomplished business leaders and our highly experienced Executive Officers. Our commitment to providing the best products and services at a fair price has propelled our success and garnered national recognition of our performance. We give back to our communities through supporting employee volunteer hours, serving on non-profit boards of directors, and sponsoring events. For every year we have been in business, our employees have voted to earn us a “Best Places to Work” award in the North Bay. We exist to meet the needs of our customers and to make a positive difference in the communities we serve.