Jeff Bridgford has joined U.S. Bank as vice president and relationship manager and will be based at the downtown Medford office.
He will cover Southern Oregon and Northern California.
Bridgford has more than 14 years of industry experience and was previously vice president and relationship manager for JP Morgan Chase in San Diego.
He was a top-performing commercial banker and lender with both Wells Fargo and JP Morgan Chase while in San Diego.
Bridgford earned a bachelor's of business administration from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Va., and has completed formal credit training with the Small Business Administration and Moody's Analytics.
Vince Truax has joined Waddell & Reed as a financial adviser in the Medford area.
Previously, Truax was with the Edward Jones firm for three years.
Compiled from staff reports