Imperial Bank, Inglewood, Calif., assigned Gerry Barredo the additional responsibility of managing the San Gabriel Valley loan production office it opened last month.
He will remain regional vice president of Imperial's Los Angeles branch.
In addition Imperial promoted Julie Yen to senior vice president of commercial lending in the San Gabriel Valley branch and hired two first vice presidents, Tina Chao and Simon Pang, to report to Mr. Barredo.
Ms. Yen joined the bank, the principal subsidiary of Imperial Bancorp, in 1982 as an assistant vice president and loan officer. Before that she had held similar responsibilities at Bank of America.
Ms. Chao had been a vice president and manager of international banking at General Bank, Los Angeles.
Mr. Pang had been a vice president and manager of the trade finance department at Tokai Bank of California, Los Angeles.