NORWICH, N.Y. (August 18, 2014) – NBT Bank Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer Joseph Stagliano recently announced that Loan Documentation and Collateral Control Manager Jacqueline Whalen has been promoted to vice president. Whalen is responsible for the monitoring of bank collateral and managing the preparation and review of loan documentation.“Jackie has made significant contributions to the success of our company through consistently exceptional performance,” Stagliano said. “I congratulate her on her promotion and wish her continued success.” Whalen has 16 years of experience in the financial services industry. She joined NBT Bank in 2013 following the acquisition of Syracuse-based Alliance Bank where she managed loan operations. Prior to that, she held management positions in the loan operations and legal departments at Wells Fargo Financial Leasing in Syracuse. A resident of Chittenango, Whalen earned her bachelor’s degree at SUNY College of Technology at Utica. She serves on the Board of Deacons of the First Presbyterian Church in Chittenango. NBT Bank offers personal banking, asset management and business services through a network of over 155 banking locations in five states, including upstate New York, northeastern Pennsylvania, northwestern Vermont, western Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. NBT Bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., are headquartered in Norwich, N.Y. NBT Bancorp Inc. had assets of $7.9 billion as of June 30, 2014, 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.