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John D. Steinmetz Named Dallas500 CEO

D MAGAZINE | Dallas 500 | DCEO  John D. SteinmetzVice Chairman, President and CEOVista Bank When John D. Steinmetz took the helm of Vista Bank in 2014, it was focused primarily on agriculture lending. He cites “leaving a comfortable job with a great company to assist the founding family of

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Steinmetz recalls effort to weather COVID-19 financial storm

  Special to the Avalanche-Journal Published 1:09 pm CT Sept. 24, 2021 In the midst of the 2020 global recession sparked by the COVID-19 pandemic, when big banks were wary of issuing loans to small and mid-sized businesses through the Federal Reserve’s Main Street Lending Program, Vista Bank, a small century-old community

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Russian/Ukraine Cyber Threat Alert

  Author: TJ Hurt, Vice President of Information Security at Vista Bank CISA, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the National Security Agency (NSA) have released a joint Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) highlighting regular targeting of U.S. companies from nation-states and Internet-based special interest groups (hacktivists). These bad actors often take

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Op-ed: To help Main Street businesses, look to Main Street banks

DALLAS, TX — Vista Bank CEO, John D. Steinmetz, authored the following op-ed on CNBC.com about community banks coming through for small businesses in this PPP SBA relief window: PUBLISHED THU, APR 16 20209:07 AM EDT KEY POINTS Community banks don’t have “fortress balance sheets” or global call centers, but they

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