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20 Year Celebration

20 Years, 20 Milestones

We reflect on a journey of resilience, growth and community over 20 incredible years.

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U.S. Century opened its first office on Flagler Street and 75th Avenue, $30 million in capital, and a mission to become a premiere service provider, focused on "owner operated" small to medium-sized businesses. We credit our employees who have been committed to that mission throughout this incredible journey.

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As we grew our banking center network, we quickly made our mark in Broward, opening a new banking center in this important South Florida market.

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Our Doral headquarters tower was completed, and today we remain the only commercial bank headquartered in Doral - one of South Florida's fastest growing markets.  

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Leveraging Miami’s strength as the country’s international commerce hub, we launched our Global Banking Division focused on trade and correspondent banking relationships.

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Earned the Beacon Council Award for Financial Services and GMCC's Top 100 Outstanding Minority Business Award
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First launched Mobile Banking and Treasury Management to provide our clients with the most convenient tools for their banking needs. number six
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Proudly named the FIU arena to support Miami's only public university and improve access to education for students in our community.

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u.s. century bank building Completed a $65 million recapitalization that spurred a new era for our bank. number eight
number nine Luis de la Aguilera was appointed President & CEO to execute our strategic priorities of accelerating growth, driving profitability, and delivering shareholder value.  USCB president Luis de la Aguilera

Aida Levitan, Ph.D. was named chairwoman. She is the only female to chair a bank board in Miami-Dade, and possibly the only Cuban American female bank chairperson in the U.S.

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As a testament to our strength and stability, we earned a BauerFinancial 5-Stars rating. This is the highest possible rating for a bank based on its capital ratio, profitability and investments.

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Launched Association Banking with the goal of making banking easy for homeowners’ associations and property managers. We now offer a suite of products developed specifically to meet their needs.

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Introduced our Private Client Group to offer tailored financial services and products to clients who expect the high level of personalized service we’re known for.

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Started Small Business Administration (SBA) Lending. As a locally owned and managed community bank, we are especially committed to helping small businesses prosper.

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Throughout the pandemic, we helped save more than 17,500 jobs and provided over $168 million in PPP loans.

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We completed our Initial Public Offering and were the only South Florida financial institution to do so that year.

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Opened a new subsidiary, Florida Peninsula Title Company, dedicated to delivering a superior, 360-degree level of personalized service which commercial and real estate customers expect from their community banking partner. 

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We opened our commercial business office in Coral Gables to service South Florida’s dynamic and fast-growing market.

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Earned the SFLHCC’s Sunshine Award – Bank of the Year, an honor we attribute to our vision of becoming our clients’ first choice for financial products and services.

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Listed in the Russell 3000® Index, which tracks the performance of the 3,000 largest U.S.-traded stocks.

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Celebrating team members with 20 Years of Service

Linda Torres
Linda Torres
VP, Relationship Manager
Doral Headquarters

"I love to work at US Century Bank because I feel a connection with this institution due to all the years I have worked here. For the past almost 20 years I have seen this institution grow into the successful and reputable bank as it is now. I am proud of what I have become as a woman in banking working here at US Century and how much the bank has grown in all these years."
Marimonsi de la Vega
SVP, Loan Operations
"Working at USCB as a woman has shown me that we are all equal in this company when it comes to diversity. I can put my knowledge and skills into practice and know I’ll be heard. The benefits of working at USCB are many, but most importantly, I feel a sense of belonging and have been able to be successful in my career because of it."
Marimonsi de la Vega
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Georgina Egea
Head Teller
Doral Headquarters

"I am proud to be part of this wonderful institution. For the last 20 years, I have been a Head Teller and I truly love my position.  I have always had wonderful experiences and memories working for USCB. There are many benefits to working here, especially having an extended family which are all my co-workers."
Maria Castello
Doral Headquarters

"I wanted to express how happy I feel working at US Century Bank. For almost 20 years I have worked as a teller here at USCB and I am very proud of how much I have grown as well as the bank has in all these years. I am hoping and plan to be here for many years to come. There are so many benefits working here at USCB. The most cherished benefit are all my wonderful co-workers and many of my customers which I consider as family as well as friends."
Maria Castello USCB teller doral 20 years of service

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Fun Facts about U.S. Century Bank

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