Category Archives: Banking

Anna Locke Joins Southern First Bank Board of Directors

[caption id="attachment_28514" align="alignnone" width="1500"] Anna Locke, Southern First Bank Board of Director[/caption] Southern First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: SFST), holding company for Southern First Bank, is pleased to announce that Anna T. Locke has joined the company and bank as Director. Locke is president and owner of A.T. Locke, PC, an outsourced accounting management company. She…
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United Community Bank Angel Tree Provides Over 300 Holiday Gifts to Upstate Children

United Community Bank is proud to announce its Upstate branches provided 354 Christmas gifts to local children through its annual Angel Tree program. Participating branches placed Christmas trees in their lobbies with “Be an Angel” tags displaying information for deserving children. United partnered with a variety of social service agencies and humanitarian organizations across the…
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TD Bank Names David Chapman and Marcel Summermatter Senior Relationship Managers

[gallery columns="2" link="file" size="medium" ids="27130,27131"] Accomplished Commercial Banking Executives to Lead Upstate Team Greenville, S.C. – October 29, 2018 – TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®, has named David Chapman and Marcel Summermatter as Senior Relationship Managers. Chapman and Summermatter will serve the Upstate, S.C. market. As Senior Relationship Managers, Chapman and Summermatter are responsible…
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United Community Mortgage Services Strengthens Team with Jason Hultgren

[caption id="attachment_26740" align="alignleft" width="240"] Jason Hultgren[/caption] United Community Bank has announced the addition of industry veteran Jason Hultgren to its growing mortgage team. In his role as Senior Vice President/Director of Mortgage Sales, Hultgren will utilize his extensive background to lead all UCMS Sales Managers and the sales recruiting efforts across the bank’s four-state footprint,…
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United Community Bank Promotes Dixon Woodward to State Leadership Role

United Community Bank is pleased to announce Dixon Woodward has been promoted to State President for South Carolina and Coastal Georgia. Woodward has nearly two decades of banking experience, much of it in the Coastal Carolinas region. He joined United Community Bank in 2015 and as Regional President for South Carolina, has been a significant…
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United Community Banks, Inc. President Of Community Banking To Retire

United Community Banks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UCBI) (“United”) announced today that President of Community Banking Bill Gilbert will retire effective February 2019, after 18 years with United and 42 years in banking. Gilbert joined United Community Bank in 2000 and has been chiefly responsible for ensuring quality, consistency and success among branch offices as the company…
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Countybank Awarded Preferred Lender Status

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 17, 2018 Countybank Awarded Preferred Lender Status SBA Lending Division at Countybank Recognized for Outstanding Loan Program Greenville, S.C. – Countybank is proud to announce their designation as a Preferred Lender (PLP) by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). SBA Preferred Lender status is awarded to a select number of banks…
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Carter Hollis Joins Synovus As Commercial Banker

[caption id="attachment_25319" align="alignleft" width="3600"] Carter Hollis, Synovus[/caption] Carter Hollis has joined Synovus as commercial banker, focusing on commercial and industrial customers and prospects in upstate South Carolina. Hollis is located at the bank’s Greenville office at 201 East McBee Avenue. “We are excited to have Carter join our upstate commercial banking team,” said Dixon Harrill,…
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