Media FAQ

Media FAQ

Where was Ameris Bank founded?

Ameris Bank was founded in Moultrie, Ga. in 1971.

Who is Ameris Bank’s CEO?

Ameris Bank’s CEO is H. Palmer Proctor Jr.

Where is Ameris Bank’s corporate headquarters?

Ameris Bank’s corporate headquarters is located in Atlanta, Ga.

Who serves on Ameris Bank’s Board of Directors?

Click here to view the Ameris Bank’s Board of Directors.

What is Ameris Bank’s NASDAQ symbol?

Ameris Bank’s trade symbol is ABCB.

How many states does Ameris Bank operate in?

Ameris Bank has full-service retail locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina. There are also mortgage-only locations in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

How many teammates does Ameris Bank employ?

Ameris Bank employs approximately 3,000 teammates.

What asset size does Ameris Bank have?

As of Dec. 31, 2023, Ameris Bank has $25.2 billion in assets.

Where did the lion come from?

The lion is the universal symbol of strength and courage; pride and fierce determination.

How many branches and ATMs does Ameris Bank have?

Ameris Bank operates 164 retail branches and 186 ATMs.

What services does Ameris Bank offer?
Ameris Bank offers a wide range of services including but not limited to traditional banking and lending products, treasury and cash management, insurance premium financing, and mortgage and refinancing services. For a full list of Ameris Bank’s service offerings, please visit