Our History

Strength, Stability, and Community Service

Founded in 1994, Heritage Bank of Commerce is a premier community business bank in the heart of Silicon Valley—a bank founded by businesspeople, for businesspeople. With our expertise, we can understand the challenges you face and what you need to meet those challenges. And as fellow businesspeople, we care about your success. Over the years, our proven team of professional bankers have put our experience and commitment to work, offering premier, high-touch service and the best solutions for building long-term relationships with our clients.

In helping our clients, we've become a master of business banking. Today, we're one of the largest SBA Preferred Lenders in California. And we're a Preferred Lender for the USDA Business and Industry division.

In December 2017, Heritage Commerce Corp announced an agreement to acquire Tri-Valley Bank. In January 2018, Heritage Commerce Corp also announced an agreement to acquire United American Bank. We welcome all customers of Tri-Valley Bank and United American Bank to the Heritage Bank family. We’re committed to serving our clients and serving the community.

To learn more click on the press release below. 

Heritage Commerce Corp Announces the Completion of its Merger with Tri-Valley Bank

Heritage Commerce Corp Announces the Completion of its Merger with United American Bank