Newport News, VA (July 17, 2012) – The Board of Directors at Virginia Company Bank
( is excited to announce that the bank has received a coveted five star “superior” rating from Bauer Financial. This rating places Virginia Company Bank in the top 3% of banks in the country.

“We are honored to receive a five star superior rating from Bauer Financial,” said Bank President and CEO Mark Hanna. “It is a testament to the hard work of our board, management and employees to make Virginia Company Bank one of the best, most trusted banks on the

Bauer Financial is an independent agency that has been rating the nation’s banks since 1983. The ratings firm utilizes a complex formula that factors in current and historical data to determine the strength of each bank.

The six-year-old Virginia Company Bank has three branch locations: on the Peninsula at City
Center in Newport News, High Street in Williamsburg and Coliseum Central in Hampton.


Virginia Company Bank was founded in 2005 and has banking offices in Newport News, Hampton, and Williamsburg. The Bank is led by a Board of local business people whose intention has always been to provide a Peninsula bank for Peninsula people. This strong local focus helps Virginia Company Bank pursue their mission to help modern-day visionaries achieve their goals. For more information about the Bank, please call or visit our website

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