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Jenks Bostic, Consumer Banking Executive in East Tennessee/North Carolina Receives Regions Bank's Top Associate Honor

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>Wins Better Life Award for Dedication to Associates, Customers and Community</i> </p>

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Jenks Bostic, Consumer Banking Executive in East Tennessee/North Carolina Receives Regions Bank's Top Associate Honor

09:00 EDT Tuesday, April 30, 2013

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Business Wire) -- Regions Bank (NYSE: RF) today announced that Jenks Bostic, Consumer Banking Executive in Regions' East Tennessee/North Carolina Area, is the April 2013 recipient of the Regions Bank Better Life Award. The Better Life Award is the top honor given to an associate of Regions for outstanding dedication and job performance, as well as exemplary involvement and commitment to the community.

A video profile of Jenks Bostic is available on the Regions Financial YouTube channel at the following link:

Bostic has been with Regions for 25 years and his impact on the lives of coworkers and the bank has been immeasurable. In his tenure, he has helped coach and mentor bankers who have gone on to take significant leaderships roles, inside and outside the company, while being a top performer in his own right.

“The way he lives his life is focused on helping others and seeing them become successful; it's the secret to Jenks' success,” said Mike McNamee, Regions East Tennessee Area President. “Growing up in a small town in this area, helping with a family business, being an experienced banker and much more help him relate to so many both inside and outside the company.”

Bostic, a native of Clinton, Tenn., and one-time minor league baseball prospect, has also brought the same focus on community and helping others become successful to his efforts in the community, serving as past Chairman of the Anderson County Chamber of Commerce and the Anderson County Industrial Development Board, as well as past President of the Clinton Rotary Club. In 2009, he was recognized by the Boys and Girls Club for his outstanding leadership and dedication.

The Better Life Award is presented monthly to a Regions associate who lives the company's mission to make life better for customers, associates and the communities it serves, and who is an example of the company's values:

  • Put People First
  • Do What Is Right
  • Focus On Your Customer
  • Reach Higher
  • Enjoy Life

Regions associates are nominated by their managers and peers for the award. Regions President and Chief Executive Officer Grayson Hall honors recipients at the company's headquarters in Birmingham, Ala., at a meeting broadcast live to offices and branches in the 16 states Regions serves. In addition to the recognition, associates earning the Better Life Award will receive an additional week of vacation and a crystal award.

About Regions Financial Corporation

Regions Financial Corporation, with $121 billion in assets, is a member of the S&P 500 Index and is one of the nation's largest full-service providers of consumer and commercial banking, wealth management, mortgage, and insurance products and services. Regions serves customers in 16 states across the South, Midwest and Texas, and through its subsidiary, Regions Bank, operates approximately 1,700 banking offices and 2,000 ATMs. Additional information about Regions and its full line of products and services can be found at

Regions Bank
Mel Campbell, 205-264-4551

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