FORM 4 [ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
OMB APPROVAL
OMB Number: 3235-0287
Estimated average burden
hours per response...
0.5
                      
Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person * ROSSI FRANCESCO S 2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol PEAPACK GLADSTONE FINANCIAL CORP [ PGC ] 5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)_____ Director                    _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below)    _____ Other (specify below)
SVP/Chief Accounting Officer
(Last)         (First)         (Middle)
500 HILLS DRIVE, SUITE 300, PO BOX 700
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)
6/22/2021
(Street)
BEDMINSTER, NJ 07921
(City)       (State)       (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)
 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line) _X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock  6/22/2021    F(1)    58  D $32.00  2291.9517 (2) D   
Common Stock                 3039.4689 (2) I  Employee Stock Purchase Plan 

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units   (3)                  (4)  (4) Common Stock  815    815  D   
Restricted Stock Units   (3)                  (5)  (5) Common Stock  3894    3894  D   

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  Shares withheld to satisfy tax withholding obligations arising from settlement of restricted stock units.
(2)  Includes shares received through dividend reinvestment since the last filing.
(3)  Each restricted stock unit represents a contingent right to receive one share of common stock of Peapack-Gladstone Financial Corporation.
(4)  The restricted stock units vest and settle in stock in three approximately equal installments on each of the first three anniversaries of the grant date.
(5)  The restricted stock units vest and settle in stock in five approximately equal installments on each of the first five anniversaries of the grant date.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
ROSSI FRANCESCO S
500 HILLS DRIVE, SUITE 300
PO BOX 700
BEDMINSTER, NJ 07921


SVP/Chief Accounting Officer

Signatures
Francesco S. Rossi 6/24/2021
**Signature of Reporting Person Date
Peapack Gladstone Financ... (NASDAQ:PGC)
Historical Stock Chart
From Sep 2021 to Oct 2021 Click Here for more Peapack Gladstone Financ... Charts.
Peapack Gladstone Financ... (NASDAQ:PGC)
Historical Stock Chart
From Oct 2020 to Oct 2021 Click Here for more Peapack Gladstone Financ... Charts.