UTICA, NY (September 17, 2019) NBT Bank President of Commercial Banking Sarah Halliday announced the promotion of David Kavney to Mohawk Valley Regional President.

As regional president, Kavney is responsible for the bank’s commercial banking business and provides executive leadership for other NBT business units in the Mohawk Valley. He is based at the NBT Bank Utica Financial Center on Genesee Street.

Kavney has more than 30 years of experience in commercial banking in the Mohawk Valley and Central New York. Prior to his promotion, he served as NBT’s Senior Vice President and Central New York Regional Executive. Kavney is active in several business and community groups, including Mohawk Valley EDGE.

“As a regional banking executive with extensive experience in the Mohawk Valley, Dave Kavney is uniquely prepared to lead our team in supporting our customers and communities across the market,” said Halliday. “We look forward to continue growing NBT’s presence in the Mohawk Valley under his leadership.”

Prior to joining NBT Bank in June, Kavney held leadership positions with Key Bank, First Niagara Bank and M&T Bank. He earned his B.S. in Business Management from St. John Fisher College.

About NBT Bank

NBT Bank offers personal banking, business banking and wealth management services from locations in seven states, including New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine and Connecticut. The bank and its parent company, NBT Bancorp Inc., are headquartered in Norwich, NY. NBT Bancorp had assets of $13.44 billion as of March 31, 2024 and is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol NBTB. More information about NBT is available online at www.nbtbank.com. Member FDIC.

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