CresCom Bank Promotes Michelle Blower to Vice President

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., September XX, 2017 – CresCom Banka leading community bank in North and South Carolina, is pleased to announce the promotion of Michelle Blower as the new vice president of CresCom Bank at its Poinsett Branch in Greer, S.C.

Blower joined the bank in 2015, where she excelled as the branch manager of the Greenville, S.C. office. Her role as a branch manager included overseeing all sales and ensuring that all operational programs, policies and procedures were implemented routinely. Recently, Blower transitioned to the Poinsett branch, where she was promoted to vice president of the branch.

Prior to joining CresCom Bank, Blower served as vice president of sales and member relations for Sharonview Federal Credit Union. She gained managerial experience in her roles in branch operations, as lending manager as well as branch manager.

“CresCom Bank is thrilled to promote Michelle to vice president,” said David L. Morrow, CEO of CresCom Bank. “She has been instrumental in the growth of the Poinsett branch and helping the bank develop a customer base in Greenville. We look forward to her new role as vice president as we continue to build our reputation in the Upstate.”

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About CresCom Bank

CresCom Bank, a leader in community banking, is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and quality products to the communities it calls home, and prides itself on its strong knowledge of local business and economic trends. Currently, CresCom Bank has 34 branch locations throughout the Carolinas and also owns Crescent Mortgage Company. In 2015, Carolina Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: CARO) ranked #1 on American Banker’s list of “Top 200 Community Banks and Thrifts as Ranked by Three-Year Average ROE.” It was also added to the Nasdaq Community Bank Index (ABAQ) by the American Banker’s Association. As of March 31, 2017, Carolina Financial had approximately $2.2 billion in total assets.  Crescent Mortgage Company originates loans in 47 states partnering with community banks, credit unions and mortgage brokers.