Investar Bank Opens Monday, Nov. 2, 2020 in Uptown New Orleans

Investar Bank Opens Monday, Nov. 2, 2020 in Uptown New Orleans

October 30, 2020

Full-Service Branch on St. Charles Ave. with ITM Technology

New Orleans, La. Investar Bank, National Association (“Investar”) will open its newest branch located at 4401 St. Charles Ave. in New Orleans on Monday, November 2, 2020. This is Investar’s 31st branch location and fifth in the Greater New Orleans, Louisiana region that offers high-touch, personal community banking service for businesses and individuals with a full array of products and services.

“We are elated to open our first full-service branch in Orleans Parish. This iconic building in Uptown New Orleans has been beautifully renovated and expanded to serve the needs of businesses and residents in the area,” said Steve Wessel, Eastern Region President, EVP, Investar. “Our brilliant bankers welcome the opportunity to show the community what a client-focused community bank has to offer Uptown New Orleans,” continued Wessel.

The modern 2,000 square-foot facility employs a full-service branch staff and a commercial relationship manager focused on meeting the needs of clients in New Orleans. The branch features three drive-through lanes with one dedicated to business customers, a night deposit box, and safe deposit boxes. The drive-up Interactive Teller Machine (ITM) has 24/7 ATM access and during business hours, customers can interact with a banker through the ITM. The branch will be open Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feel free to call Branch Manager Keith Freire or ask for Heather Songy, one of our experienced commercial relationship managers, at 504.381.3420 or visit us online at



Investar Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: ISTR), parent company of wholly-owned subsidiary Investar Bank, National Association (“Investar”), had total assets of approximately $2.3 billion as of September 30, 2020. Investar is a full-service community bank headquartered in Baton Rouge, La. offering extensive banking products and services for individuals and businesses for nearly 15 years. The Bank has 30 branches serving several markets across South Louisiana, Texas and Alabama. Investar Bank NMLS ID# 481188. Equal Housing Lender. Member FDIC. To learn more, visit