NORWICH, N.Y. (April 11, 2012) – NBT Bank Regional President Matthew Durkee announced that Robert A. Roy has been hired as vice president and senior commercial banking relationship manager.
In this position, Roy is responsible for developing and managing business relationships with the bank’s commercial customers throughout western Vermont. He is based at the NBT Bank’s Vermont Regional Office in Burlington.
Roy has over 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. Before joining NBT Bank, he was commercial relationship manager and team leader at TD Bank, Burlington, VT. Previous positions include serving as commercial lender and credit analyst at Community National Bank and Merchants Bank.
“I am pleased to welcome Robert Roy to NBT Bank. He is an integral addition to our commercial banking team,” Durkee said. “His extensive experience with and knowledge of the Vermont business community will be a strong complement to our growth strategy in the region.”
Roy earned his bachelor’s degree in Finance and Marketing from the University of Vermont. He is also a graduate of the New England School of Banking at William College. Roy serves as vice president and treasurer for the Chittenden County Court Diversion Program, head of the finance committee of St. Francis Xavier Parish and treasurer for Cub Scout Pack 658. He resides in Milton, Vt.
NBT Bank offers personal banking, asset management and business services through a network of 132 banking locations in four states. NBT Bank operates from 97 locations in upstate New York, northwestern Vermont and western Massachusetts. NBT’s Pennstar Bank division operates from 35 locations in northeastern Pennsylvania. NBT Bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., are headquartered in Norwich, N.Y. NBT Bancorp Inc. had assets of $5.6 billion as of December 31, 2011, and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol NBTB.