Category Archives: Banking

Gene Gibson Named Vice President of Community Banking at United Community Bank

[caption id="attachment_16390" align="alignleft" width="213"] Gene Gibson[/caption] Greenville, S.C. – August 23, 2017 – United Community Bank has recently named Gene Gibson vice president of Community Banking. In this role, Gibson will work with the president of Community Banking in assisting with the management and support of the regional bank presidents. He will also be directly…
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Weaver Re-Elected To VIZO Corporate Board

[caption id="attachment_16383" align="alignleft" width="236"] R. Scott Weaver, President/CEO, Carolina Foothills FCU[/caption] Middletown, PA. – Vizo Financial Corporate Credit Union announced the results of the board of directors’ election during its Annual Meeting on August 10, 2017. The event was held at the University of Virginia Inn at Darden Conference and Event Center in Charlottesville, Virginia.…
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Greenville Federal Credit Union named 2017 South Carolina Business Volunteer of the Year.

Greenville, SC – The South Carolina Board of Education recognized Greenville Federal Credit Union as 2017 Business Volunteer of the Year during the State Board Monthly meeting in Columbia, SC on Tuesday, August 8. The State Board of Education Volunteer Awards Program annually recognizes businesses, civic organizations, individuals, and school improvement councils for significant contributions…
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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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