Category Archives: Banking

Peter G. Shand Named to BDC Board

[caption id="attachment_24583" align="alignleft" width="236"] Peter G. Shand, President & CEO, Business Development Corporation[/caption] Peter G. Shand has been named to the Board of Directors of Business Development Corporation (BDC), the non-bank lender he has served as President of for the past year. He was also named as CEO at this year's annual meeting. Shand first…
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Pinnacle Financial Partners Adds Veteran Commercial Bankers To Its Upstate Team

[gallery link="file" columns="2" size="full" ids="24360,24361"] New financial advisors served high-level roles at a large, national lender GREENVILLE, SC, July 9, 2018 – Pinnacle Financial Partners is adding significant experience and expertise to its team in Upstate South Carolina by bringing Brian Rogers and Chris Fowler on board as financial advisors. They will both serve commercial…
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Carolina Alliance Bank SVP Dustin Green Graduates from SC Bankers School

[caption id="attachment_24096" align="alignleft" width="214"] Carolina Alliance Bank SVP Dustin Green Graduates from SC Bankers School[/caption] Carolina Alliance Bank SVP Dustin Green Graduates from SC Bankers School GREENVILLE, S.C. (July 19, 2018) – Carolina Alliance Bank (OTCQX: CRLN) is pleased to announce the recent graduation of Senior Vice President, Commercial Market Leader Dustin Green from the…
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United Community Bank Selects Greenville Area Bankers for Leadership Academy

[gallery link="file" columns="2" size="full" ids="24091,24090"] Greenville, S.C. – July 19, 2018 – United Community Bank has chosen eleven of its emerging leaders for its 2018 Leadership Academy, an internal professional development program. Five Greenville-based bankers have been selected for the program, which includes team members from across the four-state United Community Bank footprint. “We are…
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SC Telco Federal Credit Union Promotes Brian McKay to Executive Vice President

[caption id="attachment_24066" align="alignleft" width="209"] Brian McKay - Executive Vice President[/caption] GREENVILLE, SC — July 18, 2018 — SC Telco Federal Credit Union, headquartered in the Upstate, continues to grow and expand. The senior leadership team has made an essential organizational structure change, promoting Chief Operating Officer Brian McKay to Executive Vice President. McKay, who has…
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United Community Bank Launches Not for Profit Financing

Greenville, S.C. – July 17, 2018 – United Community Bank is pleased to welcome Steve Fenlon as Vice President - Head of 501(c)3 Finance. Fenlon has an extensive background in handling tax-exempt private activity bonds and will spearhead a new offering from United: not-for-profit tax-exempt financing. He will be based out of Marietta, Ga. but…
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IBERIABANK Names Volz Branch Manager of New Location

Greenville, SC – IBERIABANK (www.iberiabank.com), the subsidiary of IBERIABANK Corporation, is pleased announce Heather A. Volz has been named Vice President and Branch Manager for the Bank’s first full-service branch opening in mid-July 2018. The new downtown Greenville branch will be located at 110 East Court Street, in the lobby of the EP + Co.…
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Goldsmith Joins Bank Of Travelers Rest Board Of Directors

Travelers Rest, South Carolina – Bank of Travelers Rest announces the election of Elliott Goldsmith to its Board of Directors. Goldsmith has served on the Advisory Board at the bank’s North Pleasantburg location since 2014. Goldsmith is a franchise owner for the Firehouse Subs chain. His franchise includes seven locations throughout the Upstate. Under his…
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Blake Whitaker Joins Pinnacle Financial Partners As Office Leader

GREENVILLE, SC, May 23, 2018 – Blake Whitaker has joined Pinnacle Financial Partners as the office leader for the firm’s Greenville location on Laurens Road. Whitaker, with 25 years of financial services experience, comes to Pinnacle from Capital Bank, where he served as a branch manager and small business relationship manager. Prior roles included branch manager and small…
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Trevor Walling Joins United Community Bank as Assistant Vice President

[caption id="attachment_23093" align="alignleft" width="200"] Trevor Walling[/caption] Spartanburg, S.C. – June 14, 2018 – United Community Bank welcomes Trevor Walling as Assistant Vice President, Portfolio Specialist. In this role, Walling will facilitate the commercial business financing needs of Spartanburg and Cherokee counties as well as oversee the commercial credit portfolio. “Trevor’s passion for the Spartanburg and…
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