Category Archives: Banking

CresCom Bank Adds New Talent To Growing Team

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., August 11, 2017 – CresCom Bank, a leading bank within North and South Carolina communities, continues to grow its talented team with the addition of customer service professionals. Please join the bank in welcoming Teri Smith, Rebecca Payne, Savannah Brooks and April Gordon to its team. Greer, South Carolina Teri Smith has joined the bank…
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Countybank Welcomes New Team Member in Greenville

Charles Eldridge Jr. named Business Development Executive GREENVILLE, S.C. – Countybank is pleased to welcome Charles Eldridge as Business Development Executive. With 45 years of experience in corporate banking, commercial real estate lending, and private wealth management, Eldridge brings an abundance of industry knowledge to share with Countybank. “Charles has contributed so much to the…
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Carolina Alliance adds Robert A. Moore, Jr., as Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager

[caption id="attachment_16172" align="alignleft" width="214"] Robert Moore named Carolina Alliance Bank Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager[/caption] SPARTANBURG (Aug. 10, 2017) – Carolina Alliance Bank (OTCQX: CRLN) today announced that Robert A. Moore, Jr., has joined its Spartanburg office as Senior Vice President, Relationship Manager, effective immediately. In this role, Moore will be responsible for serving the…
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Southern First Hires New Executives

[gallery columns="2" size="full" ids="16131,16132"]   Greenville, South Carolina, August 8, 2017 – Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFST), holding company for Southern First Bank, is pleased to announce that J. Fitzhugh “Fitz” King and R. Seabrook “Brook” Moore have joined the bank as Team Leaders in the Columbia market. Fitz King, Senior Vice President and…
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United Community Bank Welcomes Experienced Branch Manager in Gaffney

[caption id="attachment_16039" align="alignleft" width="193"] David Wall[/caption] Gaffney, S.C.—August 1, 2017—United Community Bank is pleased to welcome veteran Upstate banker David Wall to the Gaffney branch on Limestone Street as its new Branch Manager and Vice President. “David’s incredible range of experience will bring tremendous value to our Gaffney branch,” said Kim Mode, President of United Community Bank—Spartanburg…
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Carolina Alliance Reports its Second Quarter 2017 Results

SPARTANBURG, S.C. July 24, 2017 – Carolina Alliance Bank (OTCQX: CRLN) today reported its second quarter 2017 financial results. Net income available to common shareholders of $2.1 million, or $0.30 per diluted common share, was reported for the six months ended June 30, 2017, compared to net income available to common shareholders of $1.9 million,…
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Seven Upstate College Students Begin Northwestern Mutual’s Nationally Recognized Internship Program

[caption id="attachment_15624" align="alignnone" width="704"] Lt to Rt. Ben Duval, Matthew Wallace, Brandon McCray, John Tripoli (Managing Director, Northwestern Mutual), Austin Mattison, Tucker Genal Not Pictured: Patrick Schiess[/caption] Greenville, SC (July 18, 2017) –  Northwestern Mutual - Greenville, a leading financial services firm offering insurance and investment solutions, welcomed seven Upstate college students as summer interns to…
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CresCom Bank Adds New Talent To Growing Banking Team

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., July 17, 2017 – With the opening of several new branch locations in both North and South Carolina,CresCom Bank continues as a leading bank within the communities it serves. Today, the bank announces the addition of new team members including: Greer, South Carolina Alana Brookshire has joined the bank as an item-processing specialist. Previously, Brookshire was…
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Greenville Credit Union, Three Others Partner with myCUmortgage®

Partnerships driven by the desire of these credit unions to help more members become home owners BEAVERCREEK, Ohio, July 11, 2017 – Four credit unions recently partnered with myCUmortgage® as they strive to become better mortgage lenders for their members, including G.H.S. Federal Credit Union in Greenville, S.C. myCUmortgage is a leading Credit Union Service Organization…
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