Mr. Gionfriddo has over 40 years experience in community business banking. A formidable banking sales and marketing executive, Mr. Gionfriddo began his community banking career as Executive Vice President and Director of Corporate Marketing for San Jose based Plaza Bank of Commerce. Prior to joining Focus Business Bank, Bob was Silicon Valley Regional President for Community Bank of the Bay, Director, Executive Vice President and President of Specialty Markets for Bridge Bank and Co-Founder, Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President of Heritage Bank of Commerce.
In addition to his banking career, Mr. Gionfriddo has been a licensed Realtor for 15 year. Well-established in Santa Clara County, he maintains many professional relationships throughout the real estate eco-system.
He retired from banking in 2020 and has extended his entrepreneurial career as Co-Founder of EQUIFI Corporation, a national shared-equity product which assists home buyers with down payment support and seniors to extract equity for retirement without using debt. Please review the website: www.equifi.com to see how this product helps consumers reduce debt.