The Edmond Sun

August 23, 2013

First Fidelity Bank names commercial relationship manager Samarripas to strengthen commercial lending team in Oklahoma

Special to The Sun

OKLA. CITY — Lee R. Symcox, president and CEO of First Fidelity Bank, a locally owned full-service community bank, has announced the addition of Nick Samarripas as vice president, commercial relationship manager. Samarripas brings more than 12 years in lending experience to his new role.

As commercial relationship manager, Samarripas will be responsible for building and maintaining current and future commercial client relationships and business development activities.

Prior to his new position, Samarripas worked as a loan officer for Citizens Bank of Edmond. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance from the University of Oklahoma and a Master of Business Administration from Oklahoma City University with honors. He is a board and executive committee member, chair of special events and past Ray Ackerman Leadership Award recipient with the United Way of Central Oklahoma. Additionally, Samarripas serves on the board for the Arthritis Foundation’s Oklahoma chapter and is a member of the Knights of Columbus.