New Dunkirk Cattaraugus County Bank branch manager named
LITTLE VALLEY – Cattaraugus County Bank announces the addition of a new officer to its management team. On Jan. 28, Thomas “Tom” Fite joined CCB as assistant vice president, Dunkirk branch manager. Fite is responsible for building loan and deposit relationships, as well as business development in CCB’s Dunkirk market.
Fite comes to CCB with five years of experience in the banking industry in areas of branch management and personal banking. After eight years in retail store management, Fite began his banking career with Citizens Bank as an assistant branch manager. His professional experience most recently included working for Key Bank, N.A. as a Personal Banker, where he was responsible for establishing relationships to drive business growth through collaboration with clients on various banking needs and products. Tom is attending Penn State’s World Campus in pursuit of a bachelor of science degree in business, majoring in management and marketing.
“I’m so overjoyed, thankful and delighted that I was chosen to become part of the CCB family. The values this independent community bank embrace are very important to me,” Fite says. “I knew this was the place for me when I read one of CCB’s first marketing slogans: We Want Your Business! I will work very hard for CCB and our customers. I look forward to meeting with both existing and potential customers and helping to make their dreams and aspirations come to fruition. Productive and meaningful relationships are extremely important to me!”
“We’re very pleased Tom has joined the CCB Team,” states Mike Wimer, CCB President & CEO. “We believe Tom’s sales experience, along with his fresh perspective and approach on local relationship development, he’ll help us grow and flourish in the Dunkirk/Fredonia area. I invite everyone to stop in, meet Tom and experience a true community bank.”
CCB is an FDIC insured New York state chartered independent, community bank. From Jan. 2, 1902, CCB has established an unprecedented record of fiscal integrity and sound financial growth, with assets approaching $250 million. CCB can be found on the web at www.ccblv.com. CCB is an equal housing lender. CCB’s main office is located in Little Valley.