News & Events

Resurgens Bank Chosen For SBLF Funds To Benefit Small Businesses

September 2011

Resurgens Bank has been selected to receive nearly $3 million in funding from the U.S. Treasury's Small Business Lending Fund.  The funds, provided to fiscally strong and healthy community banks, are designed to enhance the bank's capital and promote small business lending. 

CEO, Charles DeWitt, said the funds will be leveraged to provide loans for small-to-medium sized businesses throughout the Atlanta community.

IDA - A Solid & Sound Business Model in the Automotive Industry

August 2010
Pat Walsh

While the past two years have certainly thinned the automotive industry, there have been industry-related succes stories, like that of IDA.  See Full Article

Environs Residential Design and Construction 

May 2010
Pat Walsh

One local couple turns a challenging economic environment into one of opportunity.

Georgia Bankers Association Launches Tools for Small Business

February 5, 2010
The Georgia Bankers Association has launched a Small Business Toolbox to provide resources for the businesses in our community. Please visit their site for additional information and to read Joe Brannens' article, "Small Business Secrets Bankers Want You to Know."

Northlake’s Resurgens Bank Targets Atlanta’s Largest Small Business Market

January 26, 2010

Community Shred Day

January 23, 2010
Thank you to everyone who participated in our first Community Shred Day!! We confidentially destroyed thousands of pounds of sensitive information for customers and local residents. 

A special thank you to Eagle Secure Shredding.


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Atlanta's newest Art Gallery partners with Atlanta's Newest Bank

October 8, 2009

Preston Snyder, founder of the Kibbee Gallery, partnered with Resurgens Bank to secure permanent financing for his newly renovated midtown gallery. “In light of the current real estate financing market I was pleased to learn Resurgens Bank was actively lending and interested in my latest project. They took the time to get to know my plans for the gallery and appreciated the work that I had done in the recent renovation.”

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Resurgens Bank Goes Back to School with Cobb Center Partners and Imagine Schools

September 25, 2009
Patrick Putman & Larry Hunter

After five years, Smyrna residents had grown weary of passing the vacant Rich's Department Store on South Cobb Drive, now owned by Cobb Center Partners.  Cobb Center Partners had also grown weary of their continued efforts to find the right partner for their planned redevelopment of this unique space.  Far removed from its glory days as Rich’s first large suburban department store, the two story retail space presented considerable redevelopment challenges.  In the end, it took of all the following to successfully complete the project:

  • Locate the perfect tenant for the space;
  • Garner the support of  local municipal leaders to facilitate the process;
  • Raise sufficient equity from  multiple individuals to invest in the project;
  • Secure a lender to provide construction financing (in a tight credit market); and
  • Pinpoint a contractor with the ability to meet a nearly impossible deadline for completion.

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Don’t Forget the Left Side of Your Balance Sheet

September 10, 2009
Pat Walsh

Typically, commercial bankers focus a majority of time addressing the right side of a client’s or prospect’s balance sheet, specifically term loans and lines of credit.  After all, these lending products have historically been the focus of growth for banks and other financial institutions.  Additionally, a company can save thousands of dollars over the life of a loan if a lending product is properly structured and competitively priced. 

But beware of bankers who fail to address the left side of the balance sheet, specifically deposit accounts and related services. 

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 The Champion Newspaper - Resurgens Bank Celebrates a Successful Year

August 14, 2009

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 Standing Strong - Resurgens Bank Celebrates First Anniversary

Atlanta, GA - Resurgens Bank, Atlanta's newest community bank, celebrates its first anniversary today, June 9, 2009.

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 DeKalb Chamber of Commerce

April 23, 2009

Patrick D. Putman, Senior Vice president of Resurgens Bank and Immediate Past Chairman of the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce passes the gavel to the new chairman, Charles Yorke, during the Chamber’s Annual Meeting.