Senior Vice President, Entertainment Banking, City National Bank
Josh Harris is a Senior Vice President with City National Bank’s Entertainment Banking team. Based out of the bank’s Atlanta office, he provides City National’s full complement of services to entertainment, commercial and middle-market companies in the region as well as high net worth entrepreneurs. With a focus in Studio, Television, Film, and Music production and finance, he is considered a rising influencer in the Entertainment Industry in Atlanta and a strong advocate for building a sustainable Entertainment-friendly ecosystem throughout Georgia.
Mr. Harris has two decades of diverse financial services experience and has served in a variety of roles including retail, credit administration and corporate banking, among others. Prior to joining City National, he served as a Senior Vice President and Commercial Executive at First Tennessee Bank in Atlanta and as Market President of a local community bank. He also worked with Royal Bank of Canada, City National’s parent company, as a Regional Manager of Personal and Business banking from 2005 to 2009, among other notable positions throughout his entire banking career.
Mr. Harris earned a degree from Kennesaw State University and holds multiple professional accreditations and licenses. Active in the community, he is a member of Media & Entertainment Professionals, Georgia Production Partnership, the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, the American Bankers Association and the Georgia Bankers Association, among others.
Mr. Harris lives in Vinings with his wife and daughter. He enjoys volunteering with several local philanthropic organizations and supporting Reimagine Atlanta, the Woodruff Arts Center, Junior Achievement, Habitat for Humanity, Operation HOPE and The Lovett School.