Creatives _ Jean Durant

Services for Creatives

At Community Bank of the Bay we think outside the box, offering professional solutions that are as creative as you are.

Who We Serve

Creatives enrich the fabric of our community. We value your talent and innovation, and we offer banking products and services that are designed to suit your unique needs.

  • Visual Artists

    Visual Artists

    We understand that visual artists are also entrepreneurs, juggling competing priorities and wearing multiple hats. CBB makes it all easier.

  • Designers


    Whether your specialty is industrial design or fashion design, we love the work you do and we want to support your creative endeavors.

  • Musicians


    We know you live, work and play to the beat of your own drum, and we’re more than okay with that. We’re committed to helping you let your talents shine.

  • Performing Artists

    Performing Artists

    Show business is hard work. While you’re working behind the scenes, we’ll be working alongside you to simplify your banking needs.

  • Digital Creatives

    Digital Creatives

    You worry about compelling storyboards and pixel-perfect designs. We’ll take care of a seamless banking experience.

  • Writers


    We may not be able to help with writer’s block, but at least we can help you with hurdle-free banking. Between the drafts and deadlines, we’ll be by your side.


Meet Jean Marie Durant

President, Oakland Art Murmur Board of Directors

“Many of our original founding members of Art Murmur as well as many of our affiliate venues are also members of Community Bank of the Bay. It has really been our neighborhood bank since our inception, and has served us well over the last 14 years.”

Oakland Art Murmur - Jean Durant

Banking Services

  • Accounts for Creatives

    Empowering creative businesses with effective checking and savings solutions, including money markets and CDs.

    Explore accounts for creatives

  • Mobile & Online Banking

    Manage all your banking and bill pay from our secure online portal. Want to take it with you? Get the CBB app.

    See our digital banking solutions

  • Credit Cards

    Get some extra breathing room with the CBB MasterCard®, thanks to our partnership with the third-party vendor TIB.

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