NORWICH, N.Y. (September 15, 2011) – NBT Bank Mohawk Valley Regional Executive Dennis Surace announced that Danese Hanna has been hired as vice president and branch manager in the bank’s new Utica Financial Center.
The new office, located in downtown Utica at 270 Genesee Street, is scheduled to open September 26. As branch manager, Hanna will be responsible for branch sales, customer service and operations.
Hanna has 13 years of management experience in retail banking. Before joining NBT Bank, she was vice president and senior branch manager at M&T Bank in North Utica. Previous positions include management roles with Savings Bank of Utica and Partners Trust.
“NBT Bank is proud to welcome Danese Hanna as branch manager in our new Utica Financial Center,” Surace said. “Her background in banking and customer service make her an excellent resource for our customers and staff as we expand our presence into downtown Utica.”
A resident of New Hartford, she holds an associate’s degree in Retail Management from Bay Path College and has completed professional development courses through the American Institute of Banking.
NBT Bank provides personal banking, asset management and business services. The independent community bank, based in Norwich, N.Y., has a total of 87 offices in upstate New York and Vermont. NBT Bank’s parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., had assets of $5.3 billion as of June 30, 2011.