Barry Turkus a resident of Los Altos California is a Director of the Bank. Barry is a principal of the commercial real estate firm of BT Commercial. BT Commercial founded in 1981 as Blickman Turkus has eight offices in the Northern California area with an employment base of 150 real estate professionals. BT Commercial is headquartered in San Jose California with regional offices in San Francisco Oakland Burlingame Palo Alto Santa Cruz and Monterey. Prior to forming Blickman-Turkus Barry was an agent and sales manager for Ashwill Burke Commercial Real Estate.
Barry was a founder of Silicon Valley Bank and was a Director for 12 years. He served on the Loan and Audit Committees. He served as the Chairman of the Audit Committee for Silicon Valley Bank. Barry is Past President and a member of the Board of Directors for the Association of Silicon Valley Brokers.