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Simmons Bank - W. 7th Street



About Us

With nine banking centers in North Texas and a tenth location opening this fall in South Arlington, Southwest Bank is the largest, locally-owned, independent commercial bank in Fort Worth and Tarrant County.

The chairman and CEO is Vernon Bryant, a leader of the Texas banking community for more than 26 years. In early 2007 Bryant formed First Texas BHC, which purchased the 40-year-old Southwest Bank and Community Bank of Texas in Grand Prairie in the summer of 2007 to form the new Southwest Bank.

The bank also expanded its home loan services with the acquisition of BMC MortgageSouthwest Bank believes in building loyal, lasting relationships with its customers through personalized service, honesty and integrity. For more information, visit

We take local business personally. After all, we are one. We’re proud to be the largest, locally-owned, independent commercial bank in Tarrant County.

Rep/Contact Info

Scott Engle
Senior Vice President