NSB hires VP of Commercial Banking to support Chittenden County

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NSB hires VP of Commercial Banking to support Chittenden County

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 4:43pm -- Denise Sortor

Vermont Business Magazine Today, Northfield Savings Bank (NSB) announced that Rob Wheeler of Burlington recently joined its experienced Commercial Business Banking team as Vice President of Commercial Banking. Wheeler brings over 25 years of extensive, customer-focused banking experience in commercial lending and credit analysis in Chittenden County, where he will continue to support Northfield Savings Bank’s expanding commercial business base.

“We’re thrilled to welcome Rob Wheeler to the Northfield Savings Bank family,” said Al Flory, Senior Vice President and Chief Lending Officer at NSB. “Rob has a wealth of experience in commercial lending, and as a longtime Burlington resident, he understands Chittenden County. This will serve our current and future clients well.”

Prior to his appointment at Northfield Savings Bank, Wheeler held Business Banking positions at New England Federal Credit Union and Merchants Bank in Chittenden County. Among Wheeler’s many professional accomplishments was the creation and management of a business lending department at New England Federal Credit Union.

“I am excited to join the commercial business banking team at Northfield Savings Bank, a financial institution with a valued tradition of serving Vermont communities for over 150 years,” Wheeler said. “I look forward to the opportunity of working with new and existing customers for the purpose of satisfying their financial goals.”

Wheeler joins a friendly and dynamic team of 11 expert commercial business bankers, seven of whom are based in Chittenden County. Northfield Savings Bank has experienced notable commercial loan growth within the past year in Chittenden County, and the addition of Wheeler will further serve business customers as the Bank continues to develop its business base there. Northfield Savings Bank is the largest independent bank headquartered in Vermont, operating 13 branches throughout Chittenden County and Central Vermont.

About Northfield Savings Bank

Northfield Savings Bank was founded in Northfield, VT in 1867. Over 150 years, assets have grown to over $900 million and NSB is the largest independent bank headquartered in Vermont. NSB is a full service bank offering a full range of community banking, commercial banking, mortgage banking, and investment services to more than 28,000 consumer and commercial customers. Also known for its role as a corporate citizen, NSB proudly donates 10% of profits to Vermont community organizations. Donations exceeded $500,000 in 2016 to more than 220 community organizations. Northfield Savings Bank operates 13 branches throughout central Vermont and Chittenden County stretching from Bethel to Greater Burlington. Member FDIC.  Equal Housing Lender. www.nsbvt.com