Redding Bank of Commerce™ Announces Addition of Blake W. Pelletier, Senior Vice President - Chief Information Officer

  Redding Bank of Commerce™ Announces Addition of Blake W. Pelletier, Senior
                  Vice President - Chief Information Officer

PR Newswire

REDDING, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013

REDDING, Calif., Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick J. Moty, President and
Chief Executive Officer  of Bank of Commerce Holdings (NASDAQ: BOCH), a $956.6
million bank holding company and parent company of Redding Bank of Commerce™,
today proudly announced the addition of Blake W. Pelletier to Redding Bank of
Commerce as Senior Vice President – Chief Information Officer.

"We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Pelletier to our information technology
team at Redding Bank of Commerce. We believe that Mr. Pelletier will prove to
be a valuable asset to our Company," said Patrick J. Moty, President and Chief
Executive Officer.

Mr. Pelletier has many years of experience in information technology, most
recently as the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer of First
California Bank in Westlake Village, California. He holds a Bachelor of
Science in Business Administration from Saint Mary's College of California and
a Masters of Computer Science in Information Technology from Ashwood
University.

About Bank of Commerce Holdings
Bank of Commerce Holdings is a bank holding company headquartered in Redding,
California and is the parent company for Redding Bank of Commerce™ which
operates under two separate names (Redding Bank of Commerce™ and Roseville
Bank of Commerce™, a division of Redding Bank of Commerce). The Bank is an
FDIC insured California banking corporation providing commercial banking and
financial services through 4 offices located in Northern California. The Bank
opened on October 22, 1982. The Company's common stock is listed on the NASDAQ
Global Market and trades under the symbol "BOCH".

Investment firms making a market in BOCH stock are:

Raymond James Financial
John T. Cavender
555 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
(800) 346-5544

Sandler & O'Neil
Bryan Sullivan
919 Third Avenue, 6^th Floor
New York, NY 10022
(888) 383-3112

McAdams Wright Ragen, Inc.
Joey Warmenhoven
1121 SW Fifth Avenue
Suite 1400
Portland, OR 97204
(866) 662-0351

Stifel Nicolaus
Perry Wright
1255 East Street #100
Redding, CA 96001
(530) 244-7199

FIG Partners
Mike Hedrei
1175 Peachtree Street NE #100
Colony Square Suite 2250
Atlanta, GA 30361
(212) 899-5217

SOURCE Bank of Commerce Holdings

Website: http://www.reddingbankofcommerce.com
Contact: Patrick J. Moty, President and Chief Executive Officer, (530)
722-3953, or Samuel D. Jimenez, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial
Officer, (530) 722-3952, or Andrea Schneck, Vice President and Senior
Administrative Officer, (530) 722-3959