Category Archives: Banking

Stacy Mizzell of Greenville Honored by Guild Mortgage

Named to Exclusive President’s Club, with $32 Million in Loans in 2016 Greenville, SC [June 08, 2017] – Guild Mortgage Co., one of the fastest-growing independent mortgage banking companies in the country, has named Stacy Mizzell of Greenville to its exclusive President’s Club, placing her in the top 9.7% of all Guild loan officers. Mizzell;…
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Paul Pickhardt Named SVP, SBA Lending Manager at Countybank

Countybank continues growth, expands its Commercial Lending team GREENVILLE, S.C. – Countybank welcomes Paul Pickhardt as Senior Vice President, SBA Lending Manager. Paul brings a wealth of experience in SBA program business development, originations and packaging. A leader in the industry, Paul was ranked the top SBA 7a loan producer for the state of South…
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Coldwell Banker Commercial names George Ward Senior Brokerage Associate

CHARLOTTE – Coldwell Banker Commercial MECA has hired George Ward of York, S.C., as senior brokerage associate. Ward has been tapped by Coldwell Banker Commercial MECA to begin growing the CBC brand in Upstate South Carolina. Ward joins the Coldwell Banker Commercial MECA team from J.M. Cope, Inc., in Rock Hill, where he served as…
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United Community Banks, Inc. Announces Appointment Of Jefferson Harralson As CFO

BLAIRSVILLE, GA—April 17, 2017—United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UCBI) (“United”) announced today the appointment of Jefferson L. Harralson as executive vice president and chief financial officer of both the parent company and its banking subsidiary, United Community Bank.  Harralson will report to Lynn Harton, president and chief operating officer, and will assume the duties previously…
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United Community Bank Expands Greenville Team

Michele Roark Joins as Community Banking Sales and Service Manager Greenville, S.C. – April 19, 2017 – United Community Bank is pleased to welcome Michele Roark to the team as a Vice President and Community Banking Sales and Service Manager responsible for organizing and optimizing both sales and service performance within Community Banking. [caption id="attachment_13323"…
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CresCom Bank Welcomes New Team Members Throughout the Carolinas

CresCom Bank, the community-banking leader within the Carolinas, welcomes new team members throughout its South Carolina and North Carolina branches this month. New team members include: Charleston, S.C. Beverly Brumbach has joined the bank as a credit analyst. Prior to joining CresCom Bank, Brumbach worked with Commercial Credit Group as a credit analyst and BB&T…
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Harding Joins IBERIABANK

Greenville, SC – IBERIABANK (www.iberiabank.com), the subsidiary of IBERIABANK Corporation, is pleased to announce Earle Harding has joined the Company as Senior Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager. [caption id="attachment_13099" align="alignleft" width="210"] Earle Harding[/caption] Earle, a native of Greenville, was previously Commercial Banking Group Manager of United Community Bank, formerly The Palmetto Bank, where he held…
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Watrous Joins Southern First

Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFST), holding company for Southern First Bank, is pleased to announce that Emily Watrous has joined the bank as Executive Vice President, Human Resources. [caption id="attachment_13058" align="alignleft" width="400"] Emily Watrous[/caption] Prior to Watrous joining Southern First, she worked at FLUOR Corporation for 15 years in multiple Human Resource and Talent…
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United Community Bank Welcomes Commercial Relationship Manager

Laura Hodge Joins Greenville Team Greenville, S.C.—March 15, 2017—United Community Bank is pleased to announce the newest addition to its Greenville team, Commercial Relationship Manager, Laura Hodge. Hodge brings more than 15 years of experience in the commercial banking industry to her new role. She will be based at the East North Street office. [caption…
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