CHATSWORTH, Calif. – City National Bank has appointed Margie Minter as vice president and manager of its Chatsworth banking office, located at 9400 Topanga Canyon Boulevard in Chatsworth.

She oversees the delivery of the bank's full range of financial products and services, including small business services; Small Business Administration, business and consumer loans; cash management; deposit; international banking; and foreign exchange. She also manages the office's customer service and business development efforts.

Before joining City National, Minter served more than 12 years with Washington Mutual, most recently as vice president and small business relationship manager in the Temecula area and, before that, managed its Northridge Corbin office. She earlier held branch manager positions with Wells Fargo, First Interstate Bank and Security Pacific National Bank.

Minter completed the Certificate in Bank Management program at the University of California, Los Angeles.

About City National

City National Bank is the wholly owned subsidiary of City National Corporation (NYSE: CYN). It is backed by $16.9 billion in total assets, and provides banking, investment and trust services through 63 offices, including 15 full-service regional centers, in Southern California, the San Francisco Bay Area, Nevada and New York City. The company and its eight majority-owned investment affiliates manage or administer nearly $46 billion in client investment assets, including $28.4 billion under direct management.

For more information about City National, visit the company's Website at

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