Republic Bank Hires Sherry Minda as Senior Vice President in New York Market
Republic First Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRBK), the parent company of
Republic Bank, today announced the hiring of Sherry Minda as Senior
Vice President and Senior Relationship Manager. In this role, Minda
will utilize her knowledge of the New York market to drive real
estate and commercial loan portfolio growth.
With more than 30 years of experience, Minda is
a banking industry veteran with a proven track record of leading
and developing high-performing teams and exceeding customer
expectations. She joins Republic Bank having previously served as
Vice President of Commercial Lending at Chase Bank in Manhattan
since 2012, where she managed a team of 12 lenders. Prior to that,
she held leadership positions at Bank of America, Wachovia Bank and
JPMorgan Chase Bank, all in New York. Minda is a former board
member of The Long Island City Business Development
“Sherry’s depth and breadth of experience in New
York City banking make her an incredible addition to our team in
the region,” said Vernon W. Hill, II, Chairman, Republic Bank. “Her
mentorship and training expertise will also be critical in
developing our leaders of tomorrow.”
In 2020, Republic Bank was named America’s #1
Bank for Service in a national consumer satisfaction survey
commissioned by Forbes. Whether banking in-person, online, via
mobile or over the phone, Republic Bank delivers an unmatched
customer experience and its modern stores, long hours, dog-friendly
policies and free services such as coin counting set it apart from
competitors large and small. The bank continues to expand its
footprint throughout Philadelphia, Southern New Jersey and New York
City as part of its “The Power of Red is Back” growth plan.
Republic Bank’s 31 stores are open seven days a week, 361 days a
year, with extended lobby and drive-thru hours, providing customers
incredible convenience and flexibility. The bank also offers
absolutely free checking, ATM/Debit cards and credit cards issued
on the spot and access to more than 55,000 surcharge free ATMs
worldwide via the Allpoint network.
About Republic Bank
Republic Bank is the operating name for Republic
First Bank. Republic First Bank is a full-service, state-chartered
commercial bank, whose deposits are insured up to the applicable
limits by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The
Bank provides diversified financial products through its 31 offices
located in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden and Gloucester Counties in
New Jersey; Bucks, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties
in Pennsylvania and New York County in New York. The bank also
offers a wide range of residential mortgage products through its
mortgage division, Oak Mortgage Company. For more information about
Republic Bank, please visit www.myrepublicbank.com.
Forward Looking Statements
Republic First Bancorp, Inc. ("the Company") may
from time to time make written or oral "forward-looking
statements", including statements contained in this release and in
the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
These forward-looking statements include statements with respect to
the Company's beliefs, plans, objectives, goals, expectations,
anticipations, estimates, and intentions that are subject to
significant risks and uncertainties and are subject to change based
on various factors, many of which are beyond the Company's control.
These factors include competition, timing, credit risks of lending
activities, changes in general economic conditions, price pressures
on loan and deposit products, and other factors detailed from time
to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange
Commission. The words "may", "could", "should", "would", "believe",
"anticipate", "estimate", "expect", "intend", "plan", and similar
expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements.
All such statements are made in good faith by the Company pursuant
to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The Company does not undertake to
update any forward-looking statement, whether written or oral that
may be made from time to time by or on behalf of the Company,
except as may be required by applicable law or regulations.
SOURCE: Republic First Bancorp, Inc.
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