FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 25, 2009
Contact: Bryan Hubbard
Comptroller of the Currency Hosts Community Bank Directors Workshop in Orlando, Florida
WASHINGTON — The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency will host a workshop for national community bank directors in Orlando, Florida, at the Royal Plaza, March 23-25, 2009.
The workshop provides practical information that expands bank directors' skills and understanding of issues facing their banks. Entitled, "A New Director’s Challenge: Mastering the Basics," the workshop is geared primarily to directors of national community banks with assets of less than $1 billion who have fewer than three years of experience or longer tenured directors who would like to review the fundamental requirements of their position.
The workshop costs $100. Attendees receive pre-course reading and course materials, an OCC telephone seminar CD, a community bank supervision handbook, other supervisory material, a continental breakfast, and lunch. The workshop is limited to the first 50 registrants.
For information or to register online, visit http://www.occ.gov/about/occ-for-you/bankers/bankers-education/index-bankers-education.html or call 336-451-0557.
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