IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--First Foundation Inc. (NASDAQ: FFWM), a financial services company with two wholly-owned operating subsidiaries, First Foundation Advisors and First Foundation Bank, today announced that it was named to the Orange County Business Journal’s list of fastest-growing midsize public companies in Orange County.

“We are excited to be recognized as the number one fastest growing midsize public company in Orange County, and it is a testament to the hard working team we have in place at First Foundation,” said Scott F. Kavanaugh, CEO. “In a truly competitive environment we remain focused on placing our clients first and serving both their wealth and well-being.”

The Orange County Business Journal’s “Fastest Growing Public Companies” features companies throughout Orange County in the large, midsize, and small categories ranked by their two-year revenue growth as a public company. First Foundation is joined by other top companies in the region and is proud to represent Orange County and the banking community as the leader of the midsize list.

The October 31, 2017 edition of the publication highlighted the businesses on the list.

About First Foundation

First Foundation, a financial institution founded in 1990, provides private wealth management, personal banking, and business banking. The Company has offices in California, Nevada, and Hawaii with headquarters in Irvine, California. For more information, please visit