CARSON CITY, NV – City National Bank, Nevada’s Premier Private and Business Bank®, today announced that it has appointed Collie Hutter as the newest member of its Northern Nevada Advisory Board.  Hutter, a prominent and longtime member of the business community and manufacturing industry in northern Nevada, is chief financial/operations officer and co-owner of Click Bond, Inc.
 
Click Bond is a Carson City-based manufacturing company that was founded by Hutter and her husband Charles in 1987.  The company specializes in designing and manufacturing proprietary aerospace fasteners for both military and commercial aircraft.  Click Bond started as an outgrowth of the Hutter’s original company, Physical Systems, which relocated to Nevada from Los Angeles in 1979 with five employees.  Click Bond now employs 250 people in Carson City, and another 60 people in a manufacturing plant located in Watertown, Connecticut.  
 
“It is a real honor and privilege to have Collie join our northern Nevada advisory board,” said Larry Charlton, Nevada regional executive for City National Bank.  “Collie’s prominence in the business community will be invaluable to the bank as she provides critical information about the local business climate, along with helping grow the bank’s market share and brand awareness in northern Nevada.”
 
Hutter, a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, received a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics from Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.  She also earned a Masters degree in Business Administration from the Wharton School of Economics in Philadelphia.
 
Hutter is actively involved in the community serving on the board or as a volunteer of several trade and nonprofit organizations.  She is past president of the Nevada Manufacturers Association and the Brewery Arts Center in Carson City.  Hutter also served on the boards of the Carson City Airport Authority and the Walnut Hill School in Natick, Massachusetts.  She is currently serving on the board of the National Association of Manufacturers.
 
The bank has seven other prominent business professionals serving on its advisory board in northern Nevada.  These individuals are as follows:  Jeff Shaheen, advisory board chair and managing partner of Shaheen Beauchamp Builders; Tom Johnson, owner/broker, Sperry Van Ness; Bill Leonesio, retired banking executive; Chris Gonfiantini, owner/broker, Alpine Insurance Agency; Scott Tate, owner/operator of several local casinos; Randy Kuckenmeister, CPA/owner, KBCA, LLC; and Dan Wager, owner, Wager Financial. 

About City National

City National Bank is the wholly owned subsidiary of City National Corporation (NYSE: CYN). It is backed by $21.4 billion in total assets, and provides banking, investment and trust services through 75 offices, including 17 full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada and New York City. The company and its investment affiliates manage or administer $58.5 billion in client investment assets, including nearly $37 billion under direct management.
 
City National has 10 branch offices in Nevada, including six in Las Vegas and one each in North Las Vegas, Reno, Carson City and Minden. The bank also has a loan production office at Stateline in South Lake Tahoe.
 
For more information about City National, visit the company’s Website at cnb.com.