BBK Welcomes Patrick M. McQueen to its Banking Team


SOUTHFIELD, Michigan, June 6, 2011 – BBK today announced that Patrick M. McQueen, Managing Director of McQueen Financial Advisors, has also affiliated with the firm, as Managing Director, and will serve as part of the company’s banking practice team.
“We are excited to have Pat’s experience, knowledge and reputation in the banking industry on our team as we continue to diversify and grow our business” said Bill Diehl, BBK CEO. “Pat will definitely be a great addition to an already strong team.”
McQueen has worked in the banking industry for over 39 years, most recently in numerous capacities for The Private Bank including president, as well as chairman and CEO of its Michiganoperations
Prior to joining The Private Bank McQueen served six years as Commissioner of the Michigan Financial Institutions Bureau where he successfully led efforts to expand the powers of financial institutions, including the sale of insurance and branching on an inter-state basis. As Michigan’s chief banking regulator, he was responsible for overseeing 140 state-chartered banks, nine state savings banks, 350 credit unions and more than 4,000 other non-depository lenders. McQueen also served as acting commissioner of the Michigan Insurance Bureau in 1995.
BBK drives businesses to greater profitability with high quality financial and operational advisory services. BBK helps companies maximize performance and protect assets by implementing custom business solutions that solve complex financial challenges, eliminates waste and improve processes. BBK works with companies ranging from small and middle market enterprises up to and including Fortune 100 institutions through every stage of the business cycle. BBK headquarters are located at 400 Galleria Officentre, Suite #400, Southfield, MI 48034. BBK has been operating successfully since 1977.