NORWICH, N.Y. (November 7, 2012) – NBT Bank executives and local officials celebrated the opening of a new building at the Bank’s Norwich campus with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday, November 7, 2012.
The new building, located at 49 South Broad Street, expands NBT Bank’s Norwich campus to a total of five buildings and provides an additional 12,500 square feet office space. President and CEO Martin Dietrich said, “Our recent expansion into new markets through organic growth and acquisitions has lead to the addition of staff and the need to develop new office space.” Currently, the bank employs nearly 1700 people with almost one third of them working at the company’s Norwich campus.
Representing NBT Bank at the ribbon cutting were Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Michael Chewens and Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer Joseph Stagliano. Also attending were City of Norwich Mayor Joseph Maiurano and Commerce Chenango President and CEO Steve Craig.
NBT Bank offers personal banking, asset management and business services through a network of 137 banking locations in five 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, and its Hampshire First Bank division operates from five locations in southern New Hampshire. NBT Bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., are headquartered in Norwich, N.Y. NBT Bancorp Inc. had assets of $6.0 billion as of September 30, 2012, and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol NBTB. More information about NBT Bank and NBT Bancorp can be found on the internet at www.nbtbank.com and www.nbtbancorp.com.