Click here to read an important letter from First Bancshares of Texas, Inc. CEO, Ken Burgess.
First Bancshares of Texas, Inc., is the holding company for FirstCapital Bank of Texas, an independent community bank with two offices each in Amarillo and Lubbock, three in Midland and Wichita Falls and one each in Dallas, Horseshoe Bay, Marble Falls, Fredericksburg, Henrietta, Byers and Burkburnett. FirstCapital Bank was chartered in November 1998 and First Bancshares was formed on February 1, 2002. FirstCapital Bank of Texas presently employs 292 team members across the six markets it serves. We also have an accomplished and well-respected board of directors and officers who provide expertise in fields such as oil and gas, real estate and medicine.
We’re a community bank serving predominantly the people of West Texas, North Texas, the Texas Panhandle and the Texas Hill Country. Each bringing economic diversification. Amarillo includes a strong emphasis in cattle, government and general business, and Lubbock brings a major university, medical and agricultural market. Midland and the Permian Basin Region are two of the largest energy producing regions in the country, the Texas Hill Country has a strong emphasis on the tourism, retirement and healthcare industries. While Wichita Falls being one of our newer markets includes many healthcare and oil and gas industries.
Working toward a common vision of “Making Every Customer’s Dream a Reality,” FirstCapital Bank of Texas and our team members exemplify that vision in every interaction we have with our customers by honoring our promise “You above all.” We focus primarily on providing a broad range of financial services to small and medium-size business and retail financial services and to the owners and employees of those businesses. We also have a strong mortgage lending presence in all of the markets we serve.
As a result, FirstCapital Bank of Texas was recognized as one of the nation’s top 100 best-performing community banks for performance and strength for two consecutive years by SNL Financial, an internationally recognized provider of financial performance information. FirstCapital Bank of Texas has also been recognized as an American Bankers “Best Banks to Work For” for the fifth consecutive year in 2019.
As of September 30, 2020, First Bancshares reported total consolidated assets of $1.9 billion or $1,892,597,531.