Autumn 2014

Thought leadership you can expect from a bank that’s your business partner – not just your regular bank

As an extension of the Thinking Ahead Business Series, this newsletter is another resource for your business; designed to provide you with solutions to the pressing topics and issues keeping you up at night.

Companies That Blog Get an Average of 55% More Web Traffic Than Those That Don't

Dave Nelsen, online marketing expert and featured speaker for Capital Bank’s next Thinking Ahead Business Series event, shares one of new best practices in using social media. Nelsen makes the case that focusing on blogging has a higher impact in search engines and gives a consistent stream of inbound traffic to company websites. For more information, access David Nelsen’s full article.

Capital Bank Extends Business Loans to SBA’s CDC/504 Program

Small businesses looking to acquire new facilities or equipment may qualify for loan advances up to $5.5 Million through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) CDC/504 program. The program helps small businesses purchase assets for expansion, with 40% of the purchase cost backed by the government in the form of a low-interest loan.

Capital Bank, N.A., brings expertise in SBA lending to help business owners navigate the complex application process—as well as offering loans to fit the private lender 50% requirement. Partnering with a knowledgeable bank helps you reduce paperwork and cut through bureaucracy—getting your loan faster. For more information, visit our latest press release.

You Know

We have expanded our commercial banking presence to better serve our Virginia business clients. Capital Bank now has three commercial and industrial loan specialists available at our office in Centreville to meet with new and current clients:
5870 Trinity Parkway, Suite 300, Centreville, VA 20120

We are pleased to offer this convenience and look forward to servicing more businesses located in Northern Virginia. 

Meet Our New Board Member

Lynn HackneyCapital Bank, N.A. extends a warm welcome to Lynn Hackney, who has joined our Board of Directors. As a well-known innovator in the Washington, DC, multifamily real estate industry, Lynn brings entrepreneurial spirit and marketing expertise to the bank’s leadership.

Lynn is President of Urban Pace, the leading condominium sales and marketing firm in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Since she founded Urban Pace in 2001, the company has orchestrated the disposition of more than $1.8 billion of real estate assets encompassing more than 6,000 homes, and has been recognized for setting a new standard of performance in its sector for state-of-the-art digital marketing.

Lynn currently serves on the Executive Committee of the District of Columbia Building Industry Association and is a founding member of the Washington Urban Land Institute Women’s Leadership Initiative. Her knowledge of local real estate ensures that Capital Bank will keep its finger on the pulse of the DC area housing market.