News & Events
Security Bank Wins Architectural Design in Best of Community Banking Competition
Security Bank was awarded the Gold Award in Architectural Design for their Billy Hext Branch in Odessa. The BOCB Award was designed to honor banks for their commitment to helping their neighbors. Read more.
Security Bank Named as a Best Company to Work for in Texas in 2015
Security Bank was named as one of the Best Companies to Work For in Texas 2015 for the sixth consecutive year and received #25 in the mid-size category of companies. Security Bank was recently recognized at the Best Companies to Work For in Texas' awards ceremony in Austin, TX. Read more.
Security Bank receives Cornerstone Award
The Texas Bankers Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Texas Bankers Association, presented a Cornerstone Award to Midland-based Security Bank for fighting hunger in its communities. Read more.
Security Bank Ranked Among the Nation's top 100 Best-Performing Community Banks
SNL Financial released its annual ranking of 2014's top 100 best performing banks. Security Bank was among the Nation's top 100 Best-Performing Community Banks of 2014 with $500 million to $5 billion in assets. Read more.
Security Bank Fights Hunger In The Community
Security Bank's Solutions Team is pleased to announce the results of their annual company food drive, benefiting the West Texas Food Bank. The company-wide campaign encouraged employees to contribute to their respective food pantry during the holiday season. Read more.
Security Bank Named #27 Best Bank to Work For by American Banker
Security Bank was recently recognized as the #27 Best Bank to Work For 2014 for banks under $3 billion in assets by American Banker. This project was initiated to identify, recognize, and honor the best banks to work for in the nation. Read more.
Security Bank Announces Lance McDougall as CFO
Lance McDougall joins Security Bank as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial
Officer. His leadership and industry experience strengthens and provides great value to the
executive team at Security Bank. Read more.
Security Bank supports Man of the Year
Security Bank will be hosting an evening with guest Tom Sessi, running for Man of the Year benefitting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. The event will be held at Security Bank's San Antonio branch, located at 2526 North Loop 1604 on Wednesday, May 21st from 6:00-8:00 PM. Read more.
Security Bank Provides Important Information for Scam
Over the past several days, individuals have reported receiving unsolicited calls, some during non-business hours, informing them that their debit card has been compromised. Individuals are being prompted to follow an automated system, instructing them
to provide confidential information which is then used for fraudulent purposes. Read more.
Security Bank acquires factoring company in Dallas, TX
Security Bank is pleased to announce the acquisition of Vertex Financial, a factoring company located in Dallas, Texas. Founded in 1989, Vertex Financial specializes in account receivable financing for small to mid-sized businesses. Read more.
Security Bank Ranked #9 Among the Nation's top 100 Best-Performing Community Banks
SNL Financial released its annual ranking of 2013's top 100 best performing banks. Security Bank received #9 among the Nations top 100 Best-Performing Community Banks of 2013 with $500 million to $5 billion in assets. Read more.
Best Bank to Work for 2013
Security Bank, the leading small business bank in the Permian Basin, was recently named #10 Best Banks to Work for 2013 for banks under $3 billion in assets. The program, which was initiated in 2013 to identify, recognize and honor the best banks to work for in the nation, is a project of American Banker and Best Companies Group. Read more.
Introducing Security Bank Ballpark
The City of Midland and Security Bank announce new partnership and naming rights for the Texas League Double-A Stadium at Scharbauer Sports Complex. The ballpark is home to the Mildand Rockhounds; in addition it hosts several community events and concerts as a cornerstone in our community. In early 2014, the name of the stadium will be Security Bank Ballpark. Read more.
New Devine Market President
Security Bank announces Phillip Fitch's move from VP Business Banker to Devine Market President and Doug Semlinger from President to President Emeritus. Read more.
Holly Darby Named As New PHR
Security Bank announces Holly Darby, PHR as VPDirector of Human Resources. A welcome addition to our team, Darby brings twelve years of experience of management and a wealth of knowledge in Human Resources. Read more.
New Fire Engine for Devine
Security Bank recently financed a new Fire Truck for the Medina County Emergency District #2 and the Devine Volunteer Fire Department. Read more.
Devine Announces Scholarship Recipients
Security Bank presented $2000 in scholarships to Amy Aaron, Christian Tumbarello, Tirzah Brogdon, and Sadie Summerlin. Security Bank proudly supports education in the Devine community by providing the scholarships each year to outstanding students. Read more.
Security Bank Named Best Companies to Work For 2013
Security Bank, the leading small business bank in Texas, was recently named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas 2013 for the fourth consecutive year. Read more.
Monahans Service Awards
Security Bank held its annual Christmas celebration November 30, 2012, at Security Bank Tower Midland, TX. During the celebration, several bank employees were recognized for their dedicated service to Security Bank. Read More.
Odessa-Midland Service Awards
Security Bank held its annual Christmas celebration November 30, 2012, at Security Bank Tower Midland, TX. During the celebration, several bank employees were recognized for their dedicated service to Security Bank. Read more.
Devine Service Award
Security Bank held its annual Christmas celebration December 8, 2012, at Rio Rio Cantina in San Antonio. During the celebration, Doug Semlinger, Devine Market President, was recognized for his 25 years of service. Read more.
Devine High School and Security Bank Preview New Student Activity Center
Devine ISD Staff and Security Bank previewed the new Student Activity Center on Friday, September 7, 2012. The Student Activity Center will soon be home of the new auditorium, cafeteria and gym for Devine ISD. Security Bank proudly sponsored the new scoreboards for the gym. Read more.
Security Bank Educates Community to be Money Smart
Security Bank has recently partnered with Case de Amigos of Midland to offer free courses in financial literacy. The first course being offered is the Money Smart program which builds knowledge, security and confidence in money matters and utilizes materials provided by the FDIC. Read more.
Security Bank Holds Luncheon Featuring David Cook
Security Bank will hold a luncheon at the Odessa Country Club Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 11:30 am featuring David Cook, author of Golf's Sacred Journey: Seven Days at the Links of Utopia. Security Bank will also have The Life Center present at the luncheon as a guest to raise awareness and funds to help grow the local programs. Read more.
Security Bank Groundbreaking Ceremony
Security Bank held their official groundbreaking ceremony on June 4th at 10:30 a.m. at the site of the new branch located at 4100 Billy Hext, Odessa, TX. Read more.
Security Bank Ranked #7 Among the Nations top 100 Best-Performing Community Banks
According to SNL Financial, a leading independent date source, Security Bank ranked #7 among the Nations top 100 Best-Performing Community Banks of 2011 with $500M to $5B in assets. Read more.
3rd Year in a Row Security Bank Named Best Company to Work for in Texas
Security Bank is proud to recently be named as one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas 2012 for the third consecutive year. Best Companies to Work for in Texas will hold an awards ceremony on February 2, 2012 at a special awards luncheon in Austin, Texas where Security Bank will be recognized and honored. Read more.