NORWICH, NY (September 19, 2016) – NBT Bank President John H. Watt Jr. announced that Thomas J. McEntee has joined the bank as senior vice president and chief marketing officer. McEntee is leading the bank’s marketing function, developing strategies and programs that leverage digital and traditional channels to promote the bank and its products and services.
McEntee has 22 years of experience in marketing and financial services. Previously, he was head of digital strategy in the Life and Specialty Insurance Division at Blue Cross/Blue Shield. Prior to that, he held a leadership position in multi-channel marketing and digital strategy with MetLife. His work experience also includes employment with J.P. Morgan, Citigroup and Charles Schwab. He earned his bachelor’s degree in International Marketing from Baruch College in New York City and graduated from the Executive Management Program at Babson College. McEntee resides in Manlius.
Florence R. Doller, who led a combined marketing and communications function during her 19-year career with NBT, is now focusing her efforts fully on internal and external communications strategies as senior vice president and director of corporate communications.
“Establishing separate marketing and communications functions is one of the ways we continue to support NBT’s growth and position the company for the future,” said Watt. “We’re pleased to have Tom on our team to lead our marketing efforts in our increasingly digital world. Florence’s experience in all aspects of corporate communications and her tenure with NBT uniquely suit her to spearhead our communications efforts.”
Doller has 22 years of experience in communications and marketing in financial services. She joined NBT Bank in 1997 as assistant vice president and marketing manager and was promoted to vice president and director of marketing in 1999 and senior vice president in 2010. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Communications from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI, and holds the Certified Financial Marketing Professional designation from the Institute of Certified Bankers. Doller resides in Greene.
NBT Bank offers personal banking, asset management and business services through a network of 154 banking locations in six states, including New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine. NBT Bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp, are headquartered in Norwich, N.Y. NBT Bancorp had assets of $8.6 billion as of June 30, 2016, and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol NBTB. More information about NBT Bank and NBT Bancorp can be found online at www.nbtbank.com and www.nbtbancorp.com.