Media Room

The Georgia Bankers Association serves as a resource for journalists about Georgia banking and the banking industry in general. We are responsive and respectful of deadlines, so please contact us if we can be of assistance with a story.

GBA Media Contacts

Joe Brannen
GBA President and CEO

David Oliver
Senior Vice President, Member Solutions

GBA Press Releases


Georgia’s Banks Post Gains in Loans, Deposits, Assets - Q3 Performance Summary

Loans, Deposits, Employment up at Georgia’s Banks - Q2 Performance Summary

Leadership GBA Board of Directors Elects and Installs Officers and Directors

Georgia Lenders Funnel $14.3 Billion to Small Businesses

GBA Elects and Installs Officers and Directors to its Board 

$14.1 Billion in Loans approved for 113,000+ Georgia Small Businesses

Georgia’s Banks Customizing Solutions to Help Small Businesses 

GBA Statement on Updated Guidance: Press Release 

Banking Industry Awaiting Final Rules and Guidance Regarding Paycheck Protection Program 

Joint Statement: Georgia Financial Institutions Proactive on Coronavirus

Georgia Bank Earnings Grew by 18.6% in 2019


Georgia Banks Earn $3.34 Billion Through September

Georgia Banks Earn $1.2 Billion during Second Quarter 2019

Leadership GBA Executive Committee Elects and Installs Officers and Directors

GBA Elects and Installs Officers and Directors to its Board

Georgia Banks Earn $1.08 Billion during First Quarter 2019


Georgia Banks Earn $2.1 Billion through Mid-Year

Georgia Bank Earnings up 13.7% in 2017

Georgia Banks Earn $1.04 Billion in First Quarter 2018


Georgia Banks' Earnings up 15 percent in Q3

2017-2018 GBA officers-board members elected

2017-2018 Leadership Executive Committee elected

FDIC Q1 2017 performance

FDIC Year End 2016 performance