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NBT Financial Group Affiliates with Antell and Company Financial Strategies

NORWICH, N.Y. (JULY 11, 2012) – NBT Bank Regional President Matthew Durkee and NBT Financial Group Market Manager Christopher Quintin announce that the firm Antell & Company Financial Strategies has affiliated with NBT Financial Services, a division of NBT Bank. 

Jim Antell III, CLU, ChFC, REBC; Heather Lemon, CRPC and Jan Goldsbury have over 80 years of combined industry experience providing brokerage, insurance, advisory and financial planning services to their clients.  Additionally, they provide retirement plan solutions including, 401(k), Profit sharing, Simple & SEP IRA’s to businesses of all sizes.  They will be located in the NBT Bank’s Vermont regional headquarters at 150 Bank Street in Burlington.

“I am pleased to welcome the Antell team to NBT Bank,” Durkee said.  “Their extensive experience and knowledge of the industry will complement our team and will be an integral part of our growth strategy in the Vermont region.”

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.

About NBT Financial Group

NBT Financial Group provides access to trust, investment*, insurance* and retirement services to individuals and organizations in New York, Pennsylvania and Vermont. The group had nearly $3.96 billion in assets under administration and management as of March 31, 2012.

About NBT Bank

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.

About LPL Financial

LPL Financial is one of the nation’s leading financial services companies and largest independent broker/dealer (based on total revenues as reported in Financial Planning magazine, June 1996-2012). Headquartered in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego, LPL Financial and its affiliates offer industry-leading support to more than 12,000 financial advisors and over 750 financial institutions who, in turn, provide independent financial advice to millions of Americans.

*Securities offered through LPL Financial, Member FINRA/SIPC. Insurance products offered through LPL Financial or its licensed affiliates. NBT Bank and NBT Financial Services are not registered broker-dealers nor are they affiliated with LPL Financial.