About PCBB’s show and hosts
Welcome to PCBB’s podcast, featuring interviews and discussions with banking industry experts and your peers. Covering the trends, priorities, and evolution of the banking industry as well as the economic events that affect it, we’re here to provide the analysis and information that every banker needs.
About our hosts:
Virginia Robbins, Chief Platform Product Manager | PCBB
Virginia Robbins has more than 40 years of experience in product development, technology, and operational excellence for financial institutions. Virginia is the Chief Platform Product Manager and oversees product development for the advisory solutions division of PCBB.
She specializes in creating a customer-centric experience for:
- Bank Profitability and Performance
- Risk Management (rate, credit, liquidity, stress testing and ALLL/CECL)
Prior to joining PCBB, Virginia served as EVP & COO for California Bank of Commerce, and held various senior positions creating profitable, customer-focused financial services for companies in northern California. She received her MBA degree from St. Mary’s College and her BA in mathematics and economics from Boston University. She is also an AIPMM Certified Product Manager.
Sonia Portwood, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer | PCBB
Sonia Portwood has over 30 years of sales, marketing, and operations experience in banking, finance, and capital markets. At PCBB, Ms. Portwood leads the sales and marketing groups, where she is the champion of the customer voice and ensures PCBB solutions deliver on customer needs. Prior to joining PCBB, Ms. Portwood held leadership roles at Kensington Investment Group, BISYS Professional Services, SunTrust Securities, Bank of America, and Deposit Guaranty National Bank. Ms. Portwood earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Belhaven University.