PHILADELPHIA, April 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Republic First Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRBK), the parent company of Republic Bank, today announced the hire of Donald Greenleaf as Vice President, Lending business for Bucks County. In his role, Greenleaf will be responsible for growing the bank’s commercial loan portfolio as it continues to expand its presence in this key market.
Greenleaf joins Republic Bank with 25 years of banking experience. Most recently, he served as Vice President of Firstrust Bank, where he generated new commercial and retail business and played a critical role in deposit and loan growth. Greenleaf spent the first two decades of his career climbing the Commerce Bank ranks.
“Donald’s expertise in cultivating new business relationships and fostering the professional growth of his colleagues makes him an ideal fit for Republic Bank,” said Vernon W. Hill, II, CEO and President of Republic Bank. “He is an exceptional leader with a proven track record of exceeding sales and service targets. We look forward to having him on our commercial loan team in Bucks County.
Republic Bank is one of the region’s fastest growing financial institutions and continues to expand its footprint in Philadelphia, southern New Jersey and New York as part of its “The Power of Red” growth plan. is Back”. Republic Bank’s 34 stores offer the most convenient hours in the region, with extended lobby and drive-thru hours, giving customers unparalleled flexibility. The bank is also continuously improving and updating its technology platforms to ensure a top-notch digital experience that is both convenient and secure. Republic Bank offers absolutely free checks, ATM/debit cards and locally issued credit cards and access to over 55,000 free ATMs worldwide through the Allpoint network.
About the Bank of the Republic
Republic Bank is the trading name of Republic First Bank. Republic First Bank is a full-service, state-chartered commercial bank, whose deposits are insured up to applicable limits by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The Bank offers diversified financial products through its 34 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.
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