Guardian State Bank is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a week of customer appreciation events at each of its branches, 3856 W. 5400 South; 142 E. 200 South; 6750 Highland Drive; and 140 W. 9000 South.

The bank was founded Jan. 16, 1981, with $2 million in assets and has grown to a $37 million bank. Dan P. Mercer, the founding president, Conway K. Hansen, executive vice president, and Kathryn Schenk, senior vice president/cashier, have planned the customer appreciation activities.Guardian State Bank is a subsidiary of Guardian Bancorp., a Utah bank holding company.

Directors of the bank are Elden Booth, Steven N. Bradley, M. Kent Foote, Hansen, Paul E. Henriod, Dale A. Kehl, Mercer, M. Dale Rust and Mark Zobrist.