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2023 Mid-Sized Business Owner Report

Our inaugural Mid-Sized Business Owner Report captures viewpoints on the economy, financing in their businesses, labor, digitization, and more.

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Profile

Raul Samora is a Vice President and Relationship Manager for the Central Valley in Commercial Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. In this capacity, his responsibilities include leading a team of specialists focused on understanding each client’s unique needs to deliver strategic financial guidance and solutions. Raul’s mission is to help local companies thrive by achieving their business goals, no matter how simple or how complex.

Bringing 15 years of experience, Raul joined Bank of America in 2009. He began his banking career at Bank of America and he was most recently a Commercial Underwriter in the Central Valley. Throughout his banking career, Raul has served mid-sized companies throughout the State of California area to support their commercial banking needs.

To help create a more sustainable future for the companies and communities he serves, Raul volunteers with several not-for-profit organizations focused on ending hunger and homelessness, most recently with Habitat for Humanity. 
 
Originally from the Central Valley, Raul graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration (Accountancy) from California State University, Fresno. He resides in Fresno, California.
  • LANGUAGES

    English
  • INDUSTRY FOCUS

    • General industries
    • Agriculture
    • Government Contractors
    • Transportation
    • Manufacturing
    • Professional Services

Meet the Team

With access to the global resources of Bank of America, our team is comprised of talented and experienced individuals committed to building strong client relationships based on trust and personalized service.

Carlos Gonzalez

Officer

Sales Support Associate

Lisa Peters

Assistant Vice President

Treasury Sales Analyst

Sherry Shanrock

Vice President

Treasury Solutions Officer

James Lynes

Senior Vice President

Commercial Credit Specialist

Bank of America Business Banking

As you work to take your business to the next level in an environment where business and technology sophistication are critical to having a competitive edge, you need a local banking partner who has your long-term interests at heart.

Bank of America is that local advocate. We work closely with you to understand your business goals. We then draw on our Bank wide resources, technology and experience to generate ideas and solutions that will propel your business further.

With Bank of America Business Banking by your side, you can be assured your business has the power to grow and thrive.


You can benefit from:

Local Relationship Managers who are your advocates and bring the Bank’s resources to you as a seamlessly integrated, dedicated team

Comprehensive commercial banking platform with full range of products and technology, backed by Bank of America’s strength and stability

Access to bank-wide services beyond business banking, to manage both your business and personal wealth

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There is no substitute for a one-on-one relationship with a Bank of America relationship manager who is committed to your needs. Request an appointment today.