Alumni in the News

Mr. Jon-David Hammons – B.S., Marketing, 1998

The Enterprise

Celtic Bank, Salt Lake City, has hired Irwin Laroza as vice president of business development in the SBA and Commercial Lending department and has opened a Cache Valley mortgage loan production office at 545 W. 465 N., Suite 120, Providence. Laroza has more than 10 years of business banking experience in the commercial sector. He began his career at Zions First National Bank as a commercial loan officer. Laroza attended the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah and graduated with a BS in Finance. Laroza will be based in Salt Lake City. The bank’s Cache Valley office offers in-house processing, underwriting and funding, along with a variety of loan options. The office will be managed by Ryan C. Jones, an 18-year mortgage industry veteran who joined Celtic Bank in July 2013. Jones studied Business and Spanish at Utah State University. Celtic Bank recently hired JD Hammons as senior mortgage loan officer in the Cache Valley office. Hammons has been in the mortgage industry for 14 years and holds a BS in Marketing from Utah State University.