West Palm Beach, Fla. – The Board of Directors of First Bank of the Palm Beaches has elected John Ahrenholz to President and Chief Operating Officer. Ahrenholz has 40 years of banking experience in the Palm Beach market, eight of which have been with First Bank.
“John’s election to President is a clear vote of confidence by First Bank’s Board of Directors,” said Jay Shearouse, chairman and CEO of First Bank of the Palm Beaches. “This position is a more appropriate match for John’s extensive experience and proven leadership.”
Ahrenholz holds many leadership roles in the community including serving as chairman of the Palm Beach County Black Business Investment Corporation, treasurer and executive committee member of the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, and a member of the Palm Beach County Infrastructure Surtax Citizen Oversight Committee.