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NBT Financial Services Hires Namiotka as Financial Consultant Associate

SCRANTON, PA (March 10, 2014) – NBT Financial Services Vice President and Market Manager David Cahill announces that Ryan Namiotka was recently hired as financial consultant associate at NBT Financial Services in Luzerne County, PA.

In this position, Namiotka will assist clients in the pursuit of their financial goals utilizing his experience in investments and insurance. He is based at NBT Bank’s Back Mountain Office and will provide customers in the Luzerne County, PA, area with access to financial and insurance products through LPL Financial.

“We welcome Ryan to NBT Financial Group,” said Cahill. “His experience in financial services will be a valuable resource for our customers seeking assistance with their financial planning needs”

Namiotka has eight years of experience in the financial services industry. Most recently, he was a financial professional at The Prudential Insurance Company of America in Scranton, PA, where he consulted with clients on retirement and insurance strategies. Previous experience includes positions as regional staff accountant at Liberty Property Trust in Malvern, SEI Investments in Oaks and Community Bank and Trust Company in Clarks Summit. Namiotka earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Scranton. A resident of Clarks Summit, he holds life, accident and health insurance licenses in the states of Pennsylvania and Arizona. He is FINRA series 6 and 63 registered with LPL Financial.

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 $5.5 billion in assets under administration and management as of December 31, 2013.

About NBT Bank

NBT Bank provides personal banking, asset management and business services. The independent community bank, based in Norwich, N.Y., has a total of 158 offices in upstate New York, Vermont, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania and New Hampshire. NBT Bank’s parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., had assets of $7.7 billion as of December 31, 2013, 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 http://www.nbtbank.com and http://www.nbtbancorp.com.

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 1996-2013). Headquartered in Boston, Charlotte, and San Diego, LPL Financial and its affiliates offer industry-leading support to more than 13,300 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, N.A., NBT Financial Group, and NBT Financial Services are not registered broker/dealers and are not affiliated with LPL Financial.

Securities offered through LPL Financial

Not a Deposit, Not FDIC Insured, Not Insured by any Federal Government Agency,
Not Guaranteed by the Bank, May Lose Value