For more information about the local business climate, please contact:

Steve Morey
Vice President
Business Development

(813) 518-2639
smorey@tampaedc.com

BBVA Compass

BBVA Compass Bancshares Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of BBVA, a customer-centric global financial services group.  BBVA Compass Bancshares’ principal subsidiary in the U.S., BBVA Compass, operates 649 branches in Texas, Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Colorado and New Mexico, and commercial loan and private client offices throughout the U.S. BBVA Compass ranks among the top 25 largest U.S. commercial banks based on deposit market share and ranks among the largest banks in Alabama (2nd), Texas (4th) and Arizona (6th).

BBVA Compass has been recognized as one of the leading small business lenders by the Small Business Administration (SBA) and ranked 6th nationally in the total number of SBA 7(a) loans originated in fiscal year 2017. BBVA Compass was recognized as a leader in Financial Fitness from Javelin Strategy & Research in its 2017 Online Banking Scorecard, spotlighting the bank for providing a notable online banking experience.




Kevin R. Shukur

Mr. Shukur has more than 30 years in Commercial Banking experience throughout the Southeast United States.  He was named West Florida Market President for BBVA Compass in March of 2013 when he founded the Tampa office.  Prior to that he was Executive Vice President and Chief Lending Officer for Bay Cities Bank for 8 years.  Mr. Shukur spent 16 years at SouthTrust Bank most recently as Senior Vice President National Sales manager of the Corporate Division.

Mr. Shukur graduated the University of Minnesota and holds an MBA from The University of Tampa.
Mr. Shukur is a member of the Board of Directors of The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Tampa Bay.  In addition, he is a member of the board of Trustees at the University of Tampa and currently the Chair of the Family Association.  He also holds a board seat for the Lions Eye Institute for Transplant and Research.