NORWICH, N.Y. (JULY 23, 2012) – NBT Bank Mohawk Valley Regional Executive Dennis Surace announced the promotion of Kenneth Reitz to assistant vice president.Reitz is a financial consultant for NBT Financial Group, a division of NBT Bank, that provides services related to trust, investments, insurance and retirement. The group manages and administers assets of approximately $3.9 billion. He is based in the bank’s Utica Financial Center at 270 Genesee Street in downtown Utica.
Reitz has six years of financial services experience and has been with the company since 2008. Before joining NBT Financial Group, he was a financial consultant for A.G. Edwards & Sons in Oneonta. A graduate of Monmouth College in West Long Branch, NJ, he holds industry-related securities and insurance licenses.
“Kenneth Reitz has made a significant contribution to the success of our company through consistently exceptional performance,” Surace said. “He has emerged as a leader because of his knowledge and experience in financial services and commitment to the success of our clients. I congratulate him on his promotion and wish him continued success.”
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 $5.8 billion as of March 31, 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.