Awards & Honors

Top 75 Producing Lender Nationwide

Independent Community Bankers of America ®

Fastest-Growing Community Banks, Ranked #2

Independent Banker Magazine

Healthiest Employers in North Texas

Dallas Business Journal

Healthiest Employers of Central Texas

Austin Business Journal

Ranked 14th among Mid Market 50

Dallas Business Journal – Top 50 Performers

Best Bank in McKinney

McKinney Courier Gazette

Best Bank and Best Financial Services

McKinney Courier Gazette Readers Choice

Healthiest Banks – #86 in the USA (by Texas Ratio)

DepositAccounts.com

Ranked 20th among Mid Market 50

Dallas Business Journal - Top 50 Performers

Best Bank

By the readers of McKinney Magazine

Healthiest Employers of Central Texas

Austin Business Journal

Healthiest Houston-Area Employers, Ranked #11

Houston Business Journal

Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite

American Heart Association

Best Bank

Celina Record Readers Choice

Ranked 39th - 100 Best-Performing Community Banks (with $1billion to $10billion in Assets)

SNL Financial

Best Bank

Farmersville Times

Best Teller

Farmersville Times

Michelle Hickox – CFO of the Year Finalist

Dallas Business Journal

Gold and (2) Silver - Best of Community Banking Awards

Independent Bankers Association of Texas

Community Bankers Cup

Raymond James

Business of the Year

Anna Chamber of Commerce

Ranked 1st Nationally – Publicly Traded Community Banks (one-year total return to shareholders, thru April 2, 2014)

SNL Financial

Winner - Deal of the Year: Money

Houston Business Journal

Healthiest Employers in North Texas

Dallas Business Journal

Ranked 3rd Nationally – Growth Leaders Ranking in Core Revenue (Based on Results for FY 2013)

Bank Director Magazine

Ranked 69th Nationally – Publicly Traded Community Banks (Top 100 Best-Performing U.S. Banks with Assets between $500 million and $5 billion – Based on Results for FY 2013)

SNL Financial

Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite

American Heart Association

Winner of Silver Eagle Award for "Invested in Being Well"

Independent Bankers Association of Texas ~ Best of Community Banking Awards

Winner of Gold Eagle Award for "Mobile Deposit"

Independent Bankers Association of Texas ~ Best of Community Banking Awards

Winner of Best in Show Award for "Mobile Deposit"

Independent Bankers Association of Texas ~ Best of Community Banking Awards

Ranked 125th – Largest Public Companies in DFW (based on 2013 FY revenue)

Dallas Morning News

Healthiest Employers of Central Texas

Austin Business Journal

Community Bankers Cup

Raymond James

Best Bank

Living Magazine (Best of McKinney & Allen)

Silver Eagle Award, Community Service

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Silver Eagle Award, Marketing

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

The List: Banks and Savings Institutions (Ranked Banks in Dallas by Total Deposits)

Dallas Business Journal

Top Workplaces

Austin American-Statesman

Texas IOLTA Prime Partner

Texas Access to Justice Foundation

Best Mortgage Company/Professionals

D Magazine & Living Magazine (Best of McKinney & Allen)

Top 150 D/FW Public Companies (Based on Revenue for FY 2012)

The Dallas Morning News

Outstanding Construction Award (For Independent Bank-Austin)

Austin Chapter – AGC

Top Lending Partner (Based on SBA 504 Production)

Capital CDC

Best Bank

The Farmersville Times

Corporate Performance Award

McKinney Chamber of Commerce Community Awards

Top 100 Best-Performing U.S. Banks with Assets between $500 million and $5 billion (Based on Results for FY 2012)

SNL Financial

Best Financial Services

McKinney Courier-Gazette

Gold Eagle Award, Architectural Design

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Best Bank

McKinney Courier-Gazette

Fit-Friendly Worksite

American Heart Association

Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest Growing Companies

Inc. Magazine

Community Bankers Cup

Raymond James

Best Bank

McKinney Magazine

Texas IOLTA Prime Partner

Texas Access to Justice Foundation

Best Loan Officer

Scott Bandemir, Regional President - Sherman (awarded by The Herald Democrat)

Top Lending Partner (Based on SBA 504 Production)

Capital CDC

Top 100 Places to Work

The Dallas Morning News

Gold Eagle Award, Marketing

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Best Bank

Allen Publishing (award for Best of Denton County)

Silver Eagle Award, Marketing

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Community Bankers Cup

Raymond James

Gold Eagle Awards, Marketing

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Carey Cox Citizens of the Year Award

Johnny Galyean and Sara Thomas, Square One Mortgage (awarded by McKinney Chamber of Commerce)

Top Lending Partner (Based on SBA 504 Production)

Capital CDC

Dallas 100 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in North Texas

Dallas Business Journal, SMU Cox School of Business

Top 100 Places to Work

The Dallas Morning News

3 Silver Eagle Awards, Community Service, Marketing (2)

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Texas IOLTA Prime Partner

Texas Access to Justice Foundation

Best Mortgage Company

McKinney Magazine

American Spirit Award, Community Service

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Top Lending Partner (Based on SBA 504 Production)

Capital CDC

Best Bank

Best of McKinney Living

Bronze Eagle Award, Marketing

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Outstanding Local Business Award

Relay For Life

Gold Eagle Award, Community Service

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Largest North Texas-Headquartered Private Companies

Dallas Business Journal

LEED Silver Certification – Independent Bank Headquarters

United States Green Building Council

Texas IOLTA Prime Partner

Texas Access to Justice Foundation

Best Bank

Star Community Newspapers' Readers' Choice Award

Best Mortgage Company

Best of McKinney Living

Best Bank

Best of McKinney Living

Business of the Year Award

The McKinney Chamber of Commerce

Best Mortgage Company

Best of McKinney Living

Texas IOLTA Prime Partner

Texas Access to Justice Foundation

Best Bank and Best Loan Officer

Whitesboro News Record

Best Bank

Star Community Newspapers' Readers' Choice Award

Independent Bank Day in Collin County

May, 2009

Best Bank

Star Community Newspapers' Readers' Choice Award

Volunteer Business of the Year Award

Volunteer McKinney Center

Gold Eagle Award, Marketing

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

2 Bronze Eagle Awards, Community Service, Marketing

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards

Best Bank

Star Community Newspapers' Readers' Choice Award

Silver Eagle Award, Architectural Design

Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT) Best of Community Banking Awards